Posted Apr 21
Fastly is looking for a Senior Offensive Security Engineer to join our Discovery and Advancement Team. This person will be responsible for performing penetration tests and security reviews for core Fastly applications and APIs. You will be discovering vulnerabilities and shepherding your discoveries through to remediation at Fastly. You’ll bring a big picture view to identification and remediation, affecting systemic change to make the environment more secure. In addition to finding new bugs, you will demonstrate your offensive security knowledge and penetration testing experience during Red Team exercises with the goal of improving Fastly’s security posture and strengthening our security incident response program.
At the senior level, you are a technical leader at Fastly. You will not only have Security Team resources at your disposal, but all of engineering on your side in the constant work of making our applications, our infrastructure and the Internet a better place. You will also be held accountable for mentoring staff and continuing to build out our security team, so having contacts and a solid reputation in the security community are crucial.
This is a role which has high impact on human lives. You will be supported by a friendly security team, where you can learn, develop, and grow. We check our egos at the door. You’ll make sure our customers benefit from services built to the highest security standards in the industry. We pride ourselves in our involvement in the larger security community and encourage our team to present at network and security conferences, submit to bug bounties and participate in the open source community. We are a distributed security team with the dedication and tools in place to make it work.
What You'll Do
What We're Looking For
We value a variety of voices, so this is not a laundry list. It would be an added bonus if you have experience in ANY of these:
In accordance with applicable law, Fastly’s minimum base pay for this role if hired in Colorado is 135,000 per year. Additionally, this role is eligible to participate in Fastly's equity plan. Final offer amount will be at the company’s sole discretion and determined by multiple factors, including years and depth of experience and expertise, location and other business considerations. Note that this role is available to candidates outside of Colorado and different minimum compensation may apply.
Fastly is proud to deliver a strong total rewards program to our employees. This role is eligible to participate in the following benefits:
Fastly reserves the right to amend or modify for any reasons in accordance with applicable law.
We have a huge impact.Fastly is a small company with a big reach. Not only doour customershave a tremendous user base, but we also support a growing number ofopen source projects and initiatives.Outside of code, employees are encouraged to share causes close to their heart with others so we can help lend a supportive hand.
We love distributed teams.Fastly’s home-base is in San Francisco, but we have multiple offices and employees sprinkled around the globe. In fact, 50% of our employees work outside of SF! An international remote culture is in our DNA.
We care about you.Fastly works hard to create a positive environment for our employees, and we think your life outside of work is important too. We support our teams with great benefits like up to 20 weeks of paid parental leave, options for free medical/dental/vision plans, and an open vacation program that enables our folks to take the time they need to recharge (some benefits may vary by location).
We value diversity.Growing and maintaining our inclusive and diverse team matters to us. We are committed to being a company where our employees feel comfortable bringing their authentic selves to work and have the ability to be successful -- every day.
We are passionate.Fastly is chock full of passionate people and we’re not one size fits all’. Fastly employs authors, pilots, skiers, parents (of humans and animals), makeup geeks, coffee connoisseurs, and more. We love employees for who they are and what they are passionate about.
We’re always looking for humble, sharp, and creative folks to join the Fastly team. If you think you might be a fit, please apply!
Remote Mix: 100% Remote
Position Level: Senior
Job Type: Full-Time
Regional Restrictions: USA Only