Application Security Engineer
- Consult with business units on new product and feature offerings, suggesting preferred implementation patterns and identifying areas of security risk for scrutiny.
- Review implementation code of critical projects; identify security flaws and suggest remediations.
- Build, automate, and operate automated security review capabilities for Twitch including static and dynamic code analysis across multiple technology stacks and languages.
- Perform Red Team activities against critical product and features.
- Conduct and participate in Security-led war games at Twitch.
- Be a champion for security to the business units; train and instill core security values in engineers including exercising risk-based judgments and prioritizing remediation work.
- BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent technology experience.
- 5 years of demonstrated application security experience.
- Strong demonstrated knowledge of web protocols and an in-depth knowledge of Linux/Unix tools and architecture.
- Demonstrated software development proficiency (Ruby, Python, Go, Java, Obj-C/Swift).
- Comprehension of algorithms and processes for programmatic automation via scripting or programming languages (Python, Ruby, shell, perl, etc.).
- Well-rounded background in host, network and application security.
- Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and projects in a dynamic environment.
- Effective written and oral communication with multiple levels of leadership involving both business and technical sides of the business.
- MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or 8+ years of equivalent technology experience.
- Maturity, judgment, negotiation/influence skills, analytical skills, and leadership skills.
- Extensive knowledge of internet security issues and threat landscape.
- Independent project management capability.
- Full benefits, including medical, dental, vision and life
- 401(k) savings plan with a company match
- Catered daily lunch and dinners (and hearty breakfasts three times a week)
- Unlimited snacks and drinks
- Monthly in-office massages
- Corporate gym membership
- Commuter Benefits
- Flexible time off policy
- Weekly happy hours and opportunity to attend one gaming event or tournament
- Top of the line technology to help you build your own workspace
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