Platform Security Engineer

Our client, dubbed an "open-source unicorn" by Forbes, is the fastest-growing enterprise subscription company our investors have ever seen. And how are they growing so fast? By pioneering a new technology category with an event streaming platform, which enables companies to leverage their data as a continually updating stream of events, not as static snapshots. This innovation has led Sequoia Capital, Benchmark, and Index Ventures to recently invest a combined $125 million in Series D financing. They're being led by the best in the space—the founders were the original creators of Apache Kafka®. Their product has been adopted by Fortune 100 customers across all industries. They're looking for talented and amazing team players who want to accelerate growth while doing some of the best work in their career. 

About the Role:

Our client is looking for an experienced platform engineer to work on high impact security aspects. Key challenges and opportunities here include collaborating with multiple engineering teams, designing and implementing mission critical features, and an opportunity to show thought leadership in a new space!

Who You Are:

  • Smart, humble, and empathetic

  • Have a strong sense of teamwork and put team’s and company’s interests first

  • Driven and excited about challenges of a fast-paced, innovative software startup environment

What We're Looking For:

  • 5+ years proficiency with Java, Go, or C/ C++

  • 3+ years experience designing and implementing cross component or platform-wide features

  • In-depth experience in one of the following areas: Encryption at Rest, Key Management, Kerberos, LDAP

  • Working knowledge of TLS

  • Familiar with concepts of big data- Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, NoSql

  • A self-starter with the ability to work effectively in team with excellent spoken/written communication

  • Familiarity with GDPR, HIPAA or PCI is a plus

  • Experience working with hardware security modules is a plus

  • Experience working with Kubernetes is a plus

  • Experience working with AWS, Azure, GCP is a plus

  • Experience working with SQL is a plus