Senior Security Engineer

San Francisco, CA

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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About Us

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We’re always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on LinkedIn, Twitter and on our Blog.

About the Role

Twitch is looking for a Senior Security Engineer to join our Security Engineering (SecEng) team. Reporting to the SecEng manager as a part of the greater Security Engineering Organization, our team's mission is to empower Twitch communities to build securely. We are a new team looking for people that enjoy diving deep on technical details, driving down vulnerabilities, and providing tools as products to uplift Twitch's security posture. Does that sound like you, or like someone you want to be? Cool. We would like for you to apply.

As a Senior Security Engineer on SecEng, you will provide technical direction, oversight, and execution guidance for several of the team's ongoing projects. As a leader on the team, you'll guide your team's engineers when they're not sure how to do something, or which technology option best suits a project. You'll help create our new Vulnerability Management program and establish a vision around Security third-party tooling. We do not expect expertise in all of the team responsibility areas, but we do expect you to be fluent with almost all of them and demonstrate technical expertise in several. If you think that you're interested, and that you may be qualified, please contact us. You cannot waste our time. Let us worry about our time.

You Will:

  • Lead the technical vision and roadmapping for the team
  • Identify and deploy security tools and systems to solve capability challenges
  • Work with partners teams to help accomplish Twitch Security's overall strategy
  • Participate in an on-call rotation that includes your peers on SecEng
  • Provide career and technical mentorship to your teammates
  • Lead design and code reviews
  • Recognize, adopt and instill best practices in security engineering fields throughout the organization

You Have:

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience with focus in areas such as systems, network, operations, software development, or security
  • Experience working with infrastructure as code (Terraform, CloudFormation, CDK)
  • Experience providing tooling used by other engineers

Bonus Points

  • You understand essential security concepts.
  • You've run a Vulnerability Management Program before.
  • You've worked with Splunk and understand its inner workings.
  • You understand how to work with data
  • You have experience in at least one of the following languages: Go, Ruby, Java, C++, Python

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k), Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.),
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily
  • Free Snacks & Beverages 

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

Job tags: C Go Java Python Ruby Splunk Strategy Vulnerabilities Vulnerability management
Job region(s): North America
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