Senior Application Security Engineer

Remote - US

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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At MyFitnessPal, our vision is to be the global catalyst for every “body” to achieve their healthy. We believe fitness starts with what you eat. We provide the tools and resources to reach your fitness goals.

We’re looking for a Senior Application Security Engineer with experience in building security into products. You will provide different teams with the security expertise necessary to make confident decisions. 

You are detail-oriented, able to thrive in a fast-paced and matrixed environment.

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Play a pivotal hands-on role in shaping our product security and help keep MyFitnessPal and our users safe
  • Selects, implements, and maintains dynamic and static application security analysis tools, monitoring the application at every phase of its life cycle
  • Provides training and guidance to engineers and developers on secure coding and architecture practices
  • Builds high efficiency, measurable processes that result in action against automated tooling, including results from scanning in the CI/CD pipeline, bug bounty programs, and other security tooling
  • Support and grow the maturity of the application security initiatives at MyFitnessPal
  • Live our core values in all you do:
    • Be Kind and Care
    • Live Good Health
    • Be Data-Inspired
    • Champion Change
    • Leave it Better than You Found It
    • Make It Happen

Qualifications to be successful in this role: 

  • 5+ years of experience in Information Security, with a focus in application security or web application penetration testing
  • Knowledge of securing auto-scaling cloud microservices, such as those built on AWS
  • Strong understanding of application security assessment techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal communication, organization, and cross-functional collaboration skills
  • High attention to detail


Please consider applying even if you don’t meet 100% of the qualifications. Research shows you can still be considered for a position if you meet some of the requirements. At MyFitnessPal, we’re building a fitness product for everyone and believe our team should reflect that. We encourage people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives to apply.

Full Time Employee Perks & Benefits:

  • Remote equal philosophy enabling you to work from any state in which we have operations in the continental U.S. 
  • Want to work in an office? We also have a physical office in Austin, TX
  • Bi-annual, in-person company retreats to work, bond, and enjoy team-building activities
  • Opportunities for team members to meet and connect in person for company paid lunches or working sessions
  • Flexible time-off policy + flexible working hours (Unlimited PTO Plan)
  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Safe Harbor 401K program 
  • Supported path in parenthood with fertility benefits and paid maternity and parental leave
  • Monthly Wellness Allowance to assist team members to focus on their own physical and mental wellbeing and select wellness initiatives of their own choice
  • MyFitnessPal Premium 
  • A dynamic, motivating, and fun work environment 

At MyFitnessPal, our mission is to enable people to make healthy choices. And it wouldn't be possible without our team. We celebrate the unique POV that each person brings to the table and believe in a collaborative and inclusive environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, military or veteran status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. These are our guiding ideologies and apply across all aspects of employment.

MyFitnessPal participates in E-Verify. 

Job region(s): Remote/Anywhere North America
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