Senior Security Engineer

Palo Alto, California

Autonomic’s Security Engineering is committed to secure both Autonomic and our customers.  The Security Engineering team engages with engineers and designers, effecting security is built into our services.  Our mission is to protect and serve while securely innovating Transportation-as-a Service expediently.

Autonomic is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ford Smart Mobility.

Job Description:

  • Working alongside Engineering teams to design Security into Product(s)
  • Conducting code and design reviews for product teams, tools and services
  • Ensure a secure development lifecycle including threat modeling, static and dynamic code testing, vulnerability scanning and penetration testing
  • Create and publish tools to help fix security challenges at scale
  • Translate customer and internal user needs into clear, well-defined functional and technical requirements backed by data analysis and deep understanding of the platform security landscape.
  • Interface closely with Analytics/Science, Design, Engineering and IT Operations leaders to define scope, review and refine technical capabilities, prioritize projects for release, and define new opportunities
  • Work with architects and development leaders to design an appropriate forward-leaning security posture for our internal systems and deployed platforms
  • Stay current with security compliance, standards and regulations

Minimum Requirements:

  • Masters or Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 5+ years experience with dynamic application security testing, static application security testing, fuzzing, and secure coding patterns
  • 2+ years experience with cloud security with AWS, Azure, and / or GCP
  • Proven ability to investigate the impact of security engineering challenges
  • Strong knowledge of web application, cloud security, and IoT security obstacles
  • Demonstrate ability to recognize vulnerabilities and exploit them
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Hands on delivery from inception to completion
  • Capable of writing production code and fixes for multiple codebases in at least Java, Python, GO or C++.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with security concepts involving Kubernetes tooling like helm, kubectl, kustomize, kpt and others.
  • Experience securing CI/CD pipelines in Kubernetes environments 
  • Experience security in IOT and Device management systems 
  • Experience with PKI and Certificate services.
  • Experience with GCP or AWS with focus on security

If you don't think you meet all of the criteria above but are still interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone who is passionate about shaping the future of connected vehicles at Autonomic! 

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Autonomic is committed to equal opportunity in employment and to fostering a diverse workforce, free from harassment and discrimination, in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity.

Autonomic does not discriminate on the basis of any grounds prohibited by applicable laws. Autonomic’s equal employment opportunity and nondiscrimination policies apply to all employees, all applicants for employment, and all aspects of the employment relationship.

Accommodations for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment processes, where needed, are available upon request. Please let us know if you need assistance completing or participating in the application process.

We consider diversity in our workforce to be an invaluable asset, and we strive to provide an inclusive work environment in which different ideas, perspectives, and beliefs are respected. It is the duty of every employee to assist Autonomic in maintaining this culture of inclusion.



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Tags: Analytics Application security AWS Azure C CI/CD Cloud Compliance Computer Science Exploit GCP Helm Java Kubernetes Pentesting PKI Python Vulnerabilities

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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