IT Security Engineer

  • BHO Tech
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • May 07, 2024
Full time Engineering

Job Description

About Us

With us, were on a mission to make it simple to buy and sell homes. The traditional process is broken, with an average home taking over 90 days to sell and costing thousands of dollars. We make buying and selling a home stress-free and instant. Weve built an exceptional team, have raised over $300 million from top-notch investors and are growing fast, buying and selling more than $100 million of homes per month.

As our company grows and we expand our security team, we are looking for exceptional Security Engineers specialized in locking down our corporate assets and network. Youll be joining a team where you have real ownership and a charter to champion best practices, drive change, and determine future policy. Youll also contribute to our other security domains of application, governance and compliance, incident detection and response, and infrastructure security -- so youll never end up working in a silo.Your responsibilities include:

  • Threat modeling
  • Build services that assess, monitor, and defend our corporate endpoints and network
  • Automate our endpoint management which includes: Anti-virus, Patching, Mobile Devices, G Suite, Password, Multi-factor Authentication, etc
  • Network design, monitoring, and defense
  • Build our security incident detection and response capabilities
  • Evangelize IT security best practices and preventive measures
  • IT compliance readiness
  • Write formal security policy

We're looking for teammates who have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience
  • 3+ years work experience in Information Security
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with formal threat modeling
  • Experience implementing complete solutions by integrating off-the-shelf and custom security tools
  • A track record of contributing to a variety of security projects and tools
  • Experience detecting and responding to security incidents
  • Ability to script in an interpreted language (Python, Ruby, Javascript, etc)
  • A desire to work against metrics derived from industry standards
  • A sense of ownership for everything you ship
  • Knowledge of PCI, SOC 2, and/or SOX controls

Bonus points:

  • An understanding of the value of usability and buy-in when it comes to security policy and practice
  • OS agnosticism (even though we are a mostly Mac shop)
  • Experience with Security Best Practices for Cloud Infrastructures
  • Willing to travel to other sites for the occasional IT assessment/build out
  • Passion for automation
  • Love for security at work and outside of work. As shown by: presenting at a known security conference, contributing to or creating open source security tools, contributing to the security community in general, etc.

Our values Openness

Our team celebrates our diverse backgrounds, being open about who we are and what we do allows us to be better. Individuals seeking employment with us are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected status under all applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances.

Best Regards,
Kris Young
Account Manager
BHO Tech
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: 866 816-1615 x 823