Lead Engineer, Product Security - Vulnerability Management



Similar Industry Titles and Key Words: Security Engineer, Product Security, Vulnerability Management, Vuln Mgmt, Tenable, Nessus, DevOps, CI/CD, Containers, Microservices.

About This Opportunity

Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking agile and DevOps Security Engineering team. As a Security Engineer, you’ll take the lead as you…

  • Enable Target’s security strategy by developing and maturity model Vulnerability Management solutions to align with modern IT practices such as CI/CD, Cloud hosting, DevOps.
  • Work with security operations teams to support Vulnerability Management roadmap and capabilities
  • Stay on top of development teams’ practices, continue to mature vuln mgmt services and expanding capabilities to align with modern practices such as containers, microservices, etc.
  • Manage overall software development cycle, driving best practices and ensuring development of high quality code for common assets and framework components.
  • Be accountable for all aspects of solution – design, implementation, lifecycle, scale/expansion, etc.
  • Be a leading voice on focused and growing team that is embracing SecDevOps and continuous delivery of security capabilities, mentor and help mature junior engineers to higher levels of tech competency.
  • Develop and execute on long range technology strategy roadmaps.
  • Stay current with latest security trends and application attack vectors and techniques.
  • Continuously assess current technology footprint and market offerings, drive technology decisions, lead PoCs of new solutions/capabilities
  • Manage and execute against project/agile plans and set deadlines
  • Drive resolution of technology roadblocks including code, infrastructure, build and deployment
  • Manage cross-product technical dependencies and drive resolutions to conflicts
  • Advocate for technologies, frameworks, design patterns, processes and guiding values of the domain architecture
  • Ensure all code adheres to all development & security standards


  • BA/BS or equivalent experience
  • 5-7 years total work experience
  • Has in-depth knowledge of state-of-the art engineering technical approaches in design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
  • Maintains technical knowledge within areas of expertise
  • Stays current with new and evolving technologies via formal training and self-directed education

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of security architecture or engineering experience
  • Demonstrated strong desire to stay current on emerging technology and building upon open source projects
  • Experience in assessing and deploying solutions from start-up/smaller companies at enterprise scale
  • Experience in utilizing DevOps skillset to deliver Security services
  • Extensive experience working in an agile environment (i.e. user stories, iterative development, etc.)
  • Expert level with building and delivering Vulnerability Management capabilities utilizing tools such as Nessus, Onapsis, Qualys guard, Nexpose, etc.

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