Senior Web Application Security Engineer

London, England, gb
Company: Fastly
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-12 18:03:32

What You'll Do

  • Be an expert in ensuring security for customers, providing an outstanding response to security issues.
  • Provide deep application-security experience on escalated cases from customers & automated systems.
  • Carry out continuous-improvement work & research to drive our customer security products & operations to be the best they can be. 
  • Contribute to the processes and policies that scale our organization as we grow
  • Manage requirements gathering and development of Mission Control Security Monitoring Systems and troubleshooting tools
  • Provide guidance, mentoring, and training for new Mission Control Security and Customer Support Engineers
  • Create & review reporting to customers on security services
  • Create & manage security content for customer environments
  • What We're Looking For

  • Experience with some or all the following foundational technologies: SaaS/Cloud or hybrid cloud deployments; Apache/NGINX/IIS or other web server platforms and associated Application server technologies and frameworks
  • Scripting ability with any of the following: Python, Java, Go, Rust, PHP, Unix/Linux Shell, C#, or other common Web languages
  • Strong infosec background with strong knowledge & practical skills in Application Security.
  • Experience in an IT or security technical support, operations, or research role
  • Unix/Linux or Windows System Administration
  • Ability to work with limited supervision but be a good mentor on security knowledge to the greater team
  • Fluent spoken & written English required, tailoring depth to be a good fit for varying audiences
  • Ability and experience in troubleshooting software products
  • Focussed on delivering exceptional customer experiences.
  • 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:

  • Strong knowledge of core internet-technologies like DNS, HTTP & TLS and how to debug with common tools
  • Experience with Data Analytics around spotting threats in customer’s environments.
  • Monitoring tools (Grafana, Prometheus, Looker or others)
  • Security Detection & Response (Log pipelines / SIEM / etc)
  • Cloud ecosystem knowledge & experience (GCP or similar)
  • Business speaking and writing proficiency in other languages preferred
  • Docker experience. Many of our customers are using Docker and the orchestration tools around it in their environment
  • Kubernetes Know-how. Kubernetes is now being used everywhere and we always like to have more in house knowledge
  • Systems Config Management. Ways to make it easier to deploy our software into customer environments is very helpful
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