Security Engineer, Corporate

Seattle

Pinterest’s Security team is seeking an experienced Security Engineer to drive corporate security initiatives and keep our employees and infrastructure safe from real-world threats. In this role you will have the opportunity to solve challenging problems and provide meaningful impact on our overall security posture. We are looking for a candidate with a passion for both security and innovation, while minimizing employee friction and productivity.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Perform security assessments and enhance the posture of core corporate infrastructure and services
  • Develop or implement tooling to detect and mitigate threats
  • Harden our endpoints, servers, and network infrastructure against abuse and nefarious activity
  • Interface with other teams, and take a leadership role in driving internal security and privacy initiatives

 

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of experience in Information Security covering network, systems and/or application security
  • Knowledge of operating system internals (macOS, Linux) and network fundamentals
  • Experience developing and building tools in Python, Go or Ruby
  • Exposure to digital forensics and incident response
  • Enthusiasm and passion for security and staying abreast of new attacks and adversarial TTPs

 

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