Security Engineer in New York, New York | DiversityInc Careers

Security Engineer

Security Engineer


We are looking for an experienced Security Engineer with a strong background in application security. Your responsibilities will include analyzing, reviewing, and developing secure applications, contributing to secure architecture designs, and recommending security measures and best practices to support a robust cloud platform.



  • Drive awareness and education around secure coding practices
  • Perform security code reviews including secure library assessment
  • Audit and tune threat models
  • Write tests to ensure secure properties of an applications
  • Design, develop, and validate remediations for security issues
  • Lead security tooling adoption
  • Design and develop secure applications including cryptography, authentication, identity management, secret storage, and PKI

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience with OWASP top ten and familiarity with CVEs
  • Experience building threat models
  • Experience with security scanning tools like: Nessus, Qualys, Metasploit
  • Experience with Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention tools like: Snort, StackRox, CrowdStrike, Aporeto, Neuvector
  • Experience with microservices and cloud environments
  • Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, run-time optimization
  • Knowledge of OOP principles, knowledge of various languages such as NodeJS, Java C++, Python
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field (or in lieu of degree, 4 years of relevant work experience)

Preferred Qualifications

  • In depth and proven experience identifying and remediating security vulnerabilities
  • Experience with Docker or Rocket, Kubernetes or Swarm, and containers
  • Experience with penetration testing
  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience with React and Node.JS
  • Experience with database security
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration & Delivery methodologies
  • Knowledge of agile development methodology