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Senior Security Engineer

Zenefits

Zenefits

Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Monday, January 29, 2024

JOB SUMMARY/OVERVIEW

The ideal candidate will have hands-on technical skills and be able to operate as a full stack software engineer. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated broad experiences in application security feature designs and AuthN/AuthZ controls. Have strong communication and critical thinking skills for designing customer facing and internal user facing security features and controls around a modern SaaS application

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

Developing and maintaining AuthN and AuthZ modules of a SaaS application

Developing and maintaining user facing security features that helps to safeguard a user accountBe able to

develop in a full stack environment: Django, Python, React, GraphQL

Expert in Djnago framework

Good understanding of different design patterns

Be able to conduct security code reviews are adhered to across all code platforms.

Be able to integrate third party vendor technology into a SaaS application

Be able to identify anti-patterns in AuthN and AuthZ implementations

Be able to create a scalable designs

Be able to influence the engineering team to hold the best practices in every step of SDLC.

Good knowledge of microservice architecture

Excellent knowledge of AWS components – AWS Lambda, S3, etc that can be used to stand up a security

automation control

JOB REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Education:

- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent education and/or related work experience

- Thorough, detail-oriented, and quality-driven with excellent communication and inter-personal skills

Training Requirements (licenses, programs, or certificates):

Experience:

Must have 5+ years of software development experience.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

A customer service mentality with focus on agile, project management and risk-based thinking.

Excellent verbal and written communication, including presentation and facilitation skills. Must

be able to write down technical designs.

Ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the organization.

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

A demonstrated commitment to high professional ethical standards and a diverse workplace.