Senior Security Vulnerability Engineer

San Mateo, CA, USA

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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There is only one Data Cloud. Snowflake’s founders started from scratch and designed a data platform built for the cloud that is effective, affordable, and accessible to all data users. But it didn’t stop there. They engineered Snowflake to power the Data Cloud, where thousands of organizations unlock the value of their data with near-unlimited scale, concurrency, and performance. This is our vision: a world with endless insights to tackle the challenges and opportunities of today and reveal the possibilities of tomorrow.

We’re hiring talented Senior Security Vulnerability Researchers that are passionate about finding vulnerabilities in Snowflake’s products, and the infrastructures they are built on. You’ll be part of the product security organization which works to ensure that our product, and our customers’ data, stays safe and secure. 


  • Contribute to the design of Snowflake’s systems, and test their implementations to ensure highest levels of security.
  • Build a deep understanding of Snowflake’s service.
  • Evolve Snowflake’s ability to withstand attacks from various adversaries.
  • Reduce attack vectors.
  • Strengthen Snowflake’s security posture.


  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and diplomacy skills.
  • Deep technical knowledge and ​​ability to effectively work collaboratively across functions, with remote teams and with key stakeholders.
  • Experience writing complex code in Java and C++, and the ability to write your own automation tools, as well as adapting existing tools for your needs.
  • Expert knowledge of Linux internals, and be comfortable working on x86 and ARM architectures. 
  • At least 3+ years in cloud computing (AWS, Azure or GCP)
  • A passion for poking security holes in complex systems, enjoy looking for 0-days, coming up with new network attacks, and using your findings to build better products.

Snowflake is growing fast, and we’re scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We are looking for people who share our values, challenge ordinary thinking, and push the pace of innovation while building a future for themselves and Snowflake. 

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