Principal Product Security Engineer

Santa Clara, CA, United States

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Palo Alto Networks

Palo Alto Networks enables your team to prevent successful cyberattacks with an automated approach that delivers consistent security across cloud, network and mobile.

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Company Description

Our Mission

At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission: protecting our way of life in the digital age by preventing successful cyberattacks. It’s not a small goal. It isn’t simple either, but we aren’t in this for the easy answer. As a company with a foundation in challenging the way things are done, we’re looking for innovators with a dedication to THE best. In return, your career will have a tangible impact - one that's working toward technology that affects every level of society.

Our mission doesn’t happen by treading softly.  It happens by defining an industry. It means building products that haven't been thought of. It means selling products with a solutions mindset. It means supporting the infrastructure of a company that moves at an incredible speed…intentionally…to stay ahead of the world’s next cyberthreat.

Your Career 

Palo Alto Networks is disrupting the Cyber Security industry! We are looking for a Principal Product Security Engineer to join our Product Security team, which works with all Palo Alto Networks product engineering teams to provide assistance and guidance on how to secure our products. With your security skills, help identify and report security issues via SAST. You’ll also collaborate with other team members to drive remediation of security issues, and drive continuous improvement of results. In this role you will provide technology leadership in development of security programs by helping to drive disruptive vision, technology planning and estimation. If you are a fast learner and passionate about Cyber Security, this is a great opportunity for you.

Job Description

Palo Alto Networks is disrupting the Cyber Security industry! We are looking for a Principal Product Security Engineer to join our Product Security team, which works with all Palo Alto Networks product engineering teams to provide assistance and guidance on how to secure our products. With your security skills, help identify and report security issues via SAST. You’ll also collaborate with other team members to drive remediation of security issues, and drive continuous improvement of results. In this role you will provide technology leadership in development of security programs by helping to drive disruptive vision, technology planning and estimation. If you are a fast learner and passionate about Cyber Security, this is a great opportunity for you.

Your Impact

  • Static Application Security Testing 

    • Take ownership of the SAST offering to product development teams

    • Work with security engineers and product development teams to provide accurate, actionable results

    • Build next gen appsec technologies with automation into complex engineering CI/CD pipelines

    • Build risk driven intelligent automation to optimize SAST, SCA, CVA, and DAST integrations with advanced tooling integration

  • Products/Tools Design & Development

    • Design and implement consumable software and services for internal and external customers -Ensure on-schedule delivery of a high-quality product that meets technical requirements 

    • Solutions design for new services (in partnership with Architecture and SRE)

    • Build vs. Buy Research and Evaluation

    • Take ownership and/or lead the engineering responsibility for multiple components in a project

  • Consulting & Support

    • Evangelize and lead the adoption of Secure SDLC and security best practices across the entire SDLC. You’re someone that possesses strong knowledge of security from code to cloud and wants to help people apply it.

    • Implement programs to automate complex data analysis for high priority security missions

    • Build tools/reports to support urgent requests

    • Evaluate options and provide recommendations on scope and scale of effort required to develop solutions

    • This includes creating reference implementations and reusable templates that are used to make our products secure by default

  • Clearly communicate on the status of projects or other issues -Establish a working relationship with other groups across the organization to successfully implement business requirements while applying the latest available tools and technology

Qualifications

  • Experience explaining impact of identified security issues to technical and non-technical audiences

  • Experience guiding remediation of security issues with software engineers

  • Experience tuning and creating SAST queries based on identified vulnerabilities

  • Experience triaging SAST issues to determine validity and impact

  • Knowledge of SCA/CVA security tooling is a plus

  • 8+ years hands-on experience in cybersecurity in general

  • 5+ years of experience with hands on keyboard application security, pen testing, security benchmarks, and automation

  • 3+ years experience with REST APIs, Automation, Integration using Python, Go or Java/C++

  • 3+ years of software engineering full stack experience desired

  • Ability to quickly solve problems through automation

  • Experience in software security testing, methodologies, and frameworks 

  • Experience with GCP or AWS

  • Experienced in variety of cloud and database technologies - Google BigQuery, GCS  Postgres, Mysql, ElasticSearch

  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker

  • Experience in designing, building and maintaining scalable cloud infrastructure and applications

  • Working knowledge of and experience with CI/CD tools - Jenkins, Bamboo, Gitlab is a plus

  • Basic knowledge of system administration with Windows and Linux is a plus

  • Experience with Infrastructure As Code(IaC), Terraform, Ansible, Cloud Formation, Chef is a plus

  • "Self-starter" attitude and ability to troubleshoot independently

  • Effective written and oral communication with multiple levels of leadership involving both the business and technical sides of the business

Education

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related area or equivalent experience

Additional Information

The Team

Think about it, security for an information security company. Working at a high-tech cybersecurity company within the Information Security team is a once in a lifetime opportunity. You’ll be joined with the brightest minds in technology, our global teams on the front line of defense against cyberattacks. We’re joined by one mission – but driven by the impact of that mission and what it means to protect our way of life in the digital age. Join a dynamic and fast-paced team that feels excitement at the prospect of a challenge and feels a thrill at resolving security gaps that inhibit our privacy.

Our Commitment

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at accommodations@paloaltonetworks.com.

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

 

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Tags: Ansible APIs Application security Automation AWS C CI/CD Cloud Computer Science DAST Docker Elasticsearch Full stack GCP Java Kubernetes Linux MySQL Pentesting PostgreSQL Privacy Product security Python SAST SDLC Terraform Vulnerabilities Windows

Perks/benefits: Career development Medical leave

Region: North America
Country: United States
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