Director, Security Infrastructure

Seattle, USA

Coupang

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As a Director on the Security Infrastructure team, you will own the platform that enables Coupang to win and grow our customers’ confidence while rapidly expanding and scaling our services. 

 

The Security Infrastructure team builds core security services and libraries used by all Coupang services to secure themselves and our customers. Our work supports teams across Coupang and thousands of microservices. We aim to make Coupang and its products more secure while also making our engineers more productive. Our responsibilities include building Identity and Access Management (IAM) functionality for our entire ecosystem of vendors, sellers and shoppers. 

 

We are looking for an engineering leader for our IAM platform. You will drive the evolution of our Security Infrastructure, including our ecosystem of authentication and authorization technologies. The successful candidate will be someone who can hire and retain the best, build an effective organization, work across groups to deliver business impact, and is not afraid to dive deep when needed. As a senior leader, you will work with key stakeholders to see the big picture across groups, drive strategic investments and root out inefficiencies. Come join us! 

Job Overview:

As a Director on the Security Infrastructure team, you will own the platform that enables Coupang to win and grow our customers’ confidence while rapidly expanding and scaling our services.

 

The Security Infrastructure team builds core security services and libraries used by all Coupang services to secure themselves and our customers. Our work supports teams across Coupang and thousands of microservices. We aim to make Coupang and its products more secure while also making our engineers more productive. Our responsibilities include building Identity and Access Management (IAM) functionality for our entire ecosystem of vendors, sellers and shoppers.

 

We are looking for an engineering leader for our IAM platform. You will drive the evolution of our Security Infrastructure, including our ecosystem of authentication and authorization technologies. The successful candidate will be someone who can hire and retain the best, build an effective organization, work across groups to deliver business impact, and is not afraid to dive deep when needed. As a senior leader, you will work with key stakeholders to see the big picture across groups, drive strategic investments and root out inefficiencies. Come join us!

 

What You Will Do

In this role, you will:

· Help build a great Security Infrastructure team by hiring the best and actively shaping team culture.

· Drive the evolution of our IAM platform by overseeing strategy, creating roadmaps, driving execution, and working for company-wide adoption.

· Drive alignment across key stakeholders on strategic roadmaps and deliverables.

· Partner with teams across the company to proactively identify business and technical opportunities.

· Drive execution through technical and organizational complexities, balancing strategic goals and immediate impact.

· Dive deep when necessary to lead by example and help with high priority projects.

· Contribute to the Coupang engineering community through cross-company initiatives.

· Inspire teams to raise the bar on design, development and Operational Excellence.

 

Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related technical field.

· 12+ years professional experience working in software engineering teams, or 10+ years’ experience with advanced degree.

· 5+ years’ experience managing engineers.

· Experience leading design and development of large scale distributed systems.

· Recent experience with security, IAM or related technologies.

· Experience in collaborating with cross-functional teams to define mission, vision, and roadmaps.

· Experience handling multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment and leading the delivery of large-scale services for complex business offerings. Preferred Qualifications

· Masters or PhD degree in computer science or other related technical field.

· Hands-on experience building security protocols and/or IAM systems.

· Experience in collaborating with cross-functional teams to define mission, vision, and roadmaps.

· Experience working with Infrastructure as Code, Kubernetes, gRPC and Istio.

Pay & Benefits   

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. At Coupang, your base pay is one part of your total compensation. 

 

The base pay for this position ranges from $159,000/year in our lowest geographic market to $324,000/year   in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on several factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.

 

 

General Description of All Benefits  

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life, AD&D insurance  
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) & Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Long-term/Short-term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) program
  • 401K Plan with Company Match
  • 18-21 days of the Paid Time Off (PTO) a year based on the tenure
  • 12 Public Holidays
  • Paid Parental leave
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • MTV - [Free] Electric Car Charging Station 

 

  General Description of Other Compensation  

 “Other Compensation” includes, but is not limited to, bonuses, equity, or other forms of compensation that would be offered to the hired applicant in addition to their established salary range or wage scale. 

 

Coupang is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to actual or perceived race (including traits historically associated with race, including but not limited to hair texture and protective hair styles), color, religion, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, ,ancestry, national origin (including language use restrictions), age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, HIV/AIDS or Hepatitis C status, family status (including but not limited to marital or domestic partnership status), military or veteran status, use of a trained dog guide or service animal, political activities or affiliations, ancestry, citizenship, family and medical leave status, status as a victim of any violent crime, or any other characteristic or class protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Coupang is also committed to providing a safe work environment for its employees and its consumers.   If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation in the application of recruiting process due to a disability, please contact us at  usrecruiting@coupang.com

 

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Region: North America
Country: United States
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