Application Security Engineer

New York, NY

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Angi® is the home for everything home. From repairs and renovations to products and financing, Angi is transforming every touch point in home services. With over 25 years of experience and a network of nearly 250,000 pros, we have helped more than 150 million people with their home needs. Our products and technology help our customers love where they live while helping small businesses grow and thrive. We believe the home is the most important place on earth and we are at the beginning of our ambitious journey to redefine how people care for their homes - join us!

About the Opportunity:

At Angi, security is tightly woven into product and infrastructure development. We challenge our teams to build systems that are secure-by-default and to protect our users’ most sensitive data. You will be joining a team of engineers who will champion security initiatives throughout the organization. You will be building tools to make secure-by-default easy. You will be conducting regular audits/tests to identify risks and prioritizing fixes for the identified risks. You will continue to raise the bar to make our systems secure.

What you will do:

  • Implement various types of scanning (SAST, SCA, DAST, etc.) in our CI/CD pipelines and ensure results are appropriately surfaced to developers.
  • Implement a vulnerability detection and management program for mobile applications.
  • Triage, escalate, and remediate vulnerabilities found as part of our bug bounty program.
  • Work with the product management teams to prioritize fixes for vulnerabilities and work with engineering teams to understand how to fix these issues.
  • Get your hands dirty by fixing vulnerabilities, building in security telemetry/instrumentation, and adding security features to our products/applications.
  • Actively participate in the design and implementation of applications, services, and infrastructure to ensure security and privacy design principles are being followed by performing security reviews and threat modeling.
  • Design tooling and frameworks to make adoption of security best practices easier for developers when working in our code bases.
  • Deploy, manage, and tune infrastructure used to protect our applications from common vulnerability exploitation, account takeover, and denial of service attacks.
  • Manage scope, scheduling, and remediation of vulnerabilities found as part of pen testing programs.
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of security training
  • Actively participate in all facets of the incident response lifecycle

Who you are:

  • You have a BS or an MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, or a related field
  • You have 4+ years of experience working on a security team supporting product/engineering functions, cloud infrastructure, and corporate infrastructure development
  • You have experience with application/source code scanning technologies such as Fortify, Checkmarx, ShiftLeft, Veracode, etc.
  • You have in-depth knowledge of security threats, applied cryptography, and risk assessments
  • You have experience working with product development teams to empower them on advancing security initiatives
  • You have software engineering experience (Python preferred) and an engineering mindset for building reliable / maintainable security infrastructure to support a large organization with CI/CD software engineering practices
  • Willingness to learn and apply new skills and technologies
  • Experience with mobile application penetration testing and mobile scanning technologies preferred.
  • Knowledge of AWS and Kubernetes or related cloud / container technologies preferred

Compensation & Benefits

  • The salary band for this position ranges from $110,000 - $160,000 annually, commensurate with experience and performance. 
  • Full medical, dental, vision package to fit your needs 
  • Flexible vacation policy: work hard and take time when you need it 
  • Pet discount plans & retirement plan with company match (401K) 


Tags: Audits AWS Cryptography DAST Incident response Kubernetes Penetration testing Pen testing Python SAST Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Flex hours Flex vacation Health care

Region: North America
Country: United States
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