Principal Software Security Engineer

Posted Apr 25

As a Principal Software Security Engineer at Venafi, youll be part of an extremely motivated, dedicated, and experienced team that protects many of the largest organizations in the world.

A Principal Software Security Engineer plays a leadership role in creating and establishing a Security Always culture at Venafi. You will work as an integral part of the engineering organization to ensure that Venafis software is developed in consonance with fastsecure principles from inception to delivery. As a leader within the engineering organization, you will play a very broad role in creating and implementing the security strategy in collaboration with the development and product organization.

The Ideal Warrior will be armed with:

  • Be the lead voice for evangelizing a Security Always culture.
  • Collaborate with Product Architect(s) on the design of security related features.
  • Lead the selection of security software technologies used by Venafis products.
  • Lead security design and code reviews.
  • Define secure coding patterns for a variety of programming languages.
  • Establish best practices for security related tests / testing patterns.
  • Lead the analysis, mitigation and response to critical security issues that arise.
  • Collaborate with development teams to establish principles and practices for securing Venafissoftware supply chain.

What sets you apart:

  • MS/PhD (CS, or equivalent) with 8+ years of experience, or BS (CS, or equivalent) with 10+ years of experience, or 12+ years of relevant experience.
  • 10+ years of experience indevelopmentof mission criticalsoftware(SaaS experience a big plus).
  • Experience with secure design principles and in implementing security related functionality and testing.
  • Demonstrated skills with security frameworks, defense strategies, security tools and protocols.
  • Ability to effectively communicate security issues to technical and non-technical audiences.

While you are busy protecting the world, we have got you covered

In addition to fostering a work environment with strong work from anywhere ethic, Venafi offers a benefits package that is in the top 1%. We provide 100% employer-paid premiums for both team members and their families. That includes health, dental, and vision insurance. YES, REALLY We offer four weeks of PTO (Paid Time Off), eleven holidays, and a pick your own community service day. We also offer 401(k) and company matching, company HSA contribution, 2x salary employer-paid life insurance, and parental leave. We even offer pet insurance

Misc Info For This Position:

Remote Mix: 100% Remote

Position Level: Principal

Job Type: Full-Time

Regional Restrictions: USA Only

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Salt Lake City,UT
United States


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