Sr. Manager, Security Engineering

Seattle, Washington, USA

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Posted 2 weeks ago

We are looking for an experienced security leader to join the Prime Video Security team. You will own building and managing a team of security engineers and SDE's, fostering a strong team culture and driving the technology, development and integration roadmaps. You and your team will be responsible for building PV security tools and controls, security automation/detection technologies and fraud mitigation controls. We are looking for a leader that's highly passionate about the potential of security automation and building a high performing security engineering team. Ideally you have a track record of delivering high quality technology products and services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift quickly.

The preferred candidate must be a strong technical leader who can prioritize well, communicate clearly and compellingly, and understands how to drive a high level of operational and strategic excellence within a team as well as collaborating with a variety of internal and external partners.

Basic Qualifications


· Minimum of 8 years progressive experience in an information security related role, with an emphasis in one or more of the following areas: Security Architecture, Security Engineering, Incident Response, Information Defense Center (CDC) / Security Monitoring, Security Product Management.
· Minimum of 7 year’s management experience leading high visibility/impact functions, including the management of senior technologists and architects.
· Strong understanding of information security controls and processes and the evolution of these controls at scale.
· Extensive background in information security services and operations and the people, process, and technology components that make them successful.
· Significant experience in fulfilling business needs through the development of solutions through well-organized processes.

Preferred Qualifications

· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
· Strong information security risk-based prioritization abilities
· Hands-on knowledge of information security technologies such as security design review, threat modeling, risk analysis, and software testing techniques
· Information security professional certifications encouraged (SANS GIAC, CISSP etc.)
· Experience architecting, securing, and operating AWS or other cloud technologies
· A strong bias for action with proven ability to handle high stress, time sensitive security tasks
· Experience managing remote team members
· Excellent written communication skills, with a focus on translating technically complex issues into simple, easy to understand concepts
· Excellent attention to detail


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Job tags: Architecture Automation AWS CISSP GIAC Incident response SANS
Job region(s): North America
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