Security Engineer

Role Description
The Dropbox security team is responsible for securing data at a massive scale. Over half a billion users and 200,000 companies trust us to keep their private data safe. To be worthy of this trust, we have a well staffed security team of talented individuals. If you are looking to join a strong and growing team with interesting, high-impactand varied work, this is a good choice.

We are a multi-disciplinary team with a wide variety of skills and responsibilities. We do have separate security sub-teams but please apply to this umbrella description in all cases. We are looking to grow all of our security capabilities including:

  • Security Engineering: user facing features, backend systems, secure-by-default libraries and security tooling.
  • Security Testing: pentesting, red teaming and software security assessments.
  • Security Programs: security architecture, security consultancy and remediation.
  • Security Monitoring: logging, detection, alerting, response and investigation.
Responsibilities
Successful candidates will likely have a mix of engineering and security experience and be strong in one or more security disciplines:
  • Linux, OSX or Windows systems security.
  • Network security.
  • Application security (web, desktop, mobile).
  • Creating and operating security tooling and scripting.
  • Security architecture and practical risk analysis.
  • Locating weak points and breaking into systems.
  • Anti-abuse analytics, tactics and technologies.
  • Building monitoring, detection and alerting capabilities.
Requirements
  • You have a B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • We are hiring for all experience levels: junior, senior and expert.
  • You are a team player who is considerate of others.
  • You are independent and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
  • You use excellent communication skills, on both technical and non-technical issues.
  • You have a desire to take Dropbox even further. If our large-scale projects resonate, we'd love to learn more about you and find out if we can work together.


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