Staff Security Engineer - Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT)

Ireland - Dublin

Guidewire Software

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Come and join our Guidewire PSIRT (Product Security Incident Response Team) and be a part of a high-powered and high-performing team that regularly works across the entire organization, with everyone from product teams to executives. Urgent escalations from enterprise customers, investigating reported vulnerabilities, performing root cause analysis and working with security researchers

Guidewire PSIRT (Product Security Incident Response Team) is responsible for:

  • Guidewire product vulnerability management process for all Guidewire applications.
  • Coordination of customer/external product security incidents and reported security issues affecting various Guidewire products and applications.
  • Working cross-functionally with all business units, sustaining engineers, product security team members, customer support, legal and external security researchers to ensure timely resolution of security incidents and events.
  • Development, maintenance and continuous improvement of the product security incident monitoring, detection and response tools and process, including all required supporting materials.
  • Pen testing Guidewire applications to ensure timely discovery of the vulnerabilities.
  • Security Review and Code Review of Guidewire applications

We are looking for a new team member who will be responsible to perform following activities (but not limited to)

  • Lead and own PSIRT Process - triage security related issues (external / internal), verify those on different versions, products.
  • Perform root cause analysis to ensure validity of reported issues.
  • Triage code defect based issues, quantitatively evaluate risk and provide guidance to engineering teams regarding the impact of security issues using industry standard metrics such as CVSS.
  • Work closely with project management, product management, engineering and sustaining teams to drive issues to closure. ● Cultivate strong working relationships with external researchers, reporting organizations and customers to ensure effective collaboration. Work with customer facing and internal teams to continually improve processes used to identify and fix product security issues
  • Enhance existing product security incident response program
  • Coordinate with internal product development teams in accomplishing regular security reviews and penetration testing assessments.
  • Execute the penetration tests internally to identify security vulnerabilities.
  • Perform security-focused code reviews
  • Support the preparation of security releases.
  • Create security guidance and documentation
  • Develop security tooling and automation
  • Develop and deliver security training and outreach to internal development teams
  • Assist teams in reproducing, triaging, and addressing application security vulnerabilities.
About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently. We combine digital, core, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 500 insurers in 38 countries, from new ventures to the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.

As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of applications that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

For more information, please visit and follow us on Twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.

Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 

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Tags: Analytics Application security Automation C Cloud CVSS Incident response Monitoring Pentesting Product security PSIRT R&D Vulnerabilities Vulnerability management

Perks/benefits: Career development Team events

Region: Europe
Country: Ireland

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