Information Security Engineer

Yelp is looking for an InfoSec Engineer to keep us safe and sane as our team expands to numerous offices around the world. It's an opportunity to have tremendous impact and broad scope protecting Yelp's corporate infrastructure, employees, and systems across multiple site locations.

As an InfoSec Engineer, you will work on enhancing our detection capabilities and improving our response capabilities. Our InfoSec engineers bring a software engineering mindset to security, and build automated systems for DFIR that work at scale. You will also partner with our Corporate Infrastructure teams to help architect our future authentication, identity management, and network security systems.

What You Will Do:

  • Lead threat modeling, mitigation discovery, and manual/automated verification of mitigations.
  • Build tools and infrastructure for automating incident response.
  • Set policy & best security practices for IT, Operations, partners and 3rd party integrations.
  • Lead security education across the organization.
  • Participate in incident response and forensics.
  • Collaborate with other teams inside of Yelp to deploy new security-related tools and processes across the organization.

We Are Looking For:

  • At least 2 years of professional experience working to secure consumer websites, mobile applications, or large corporate infrastructure a must!
  • Software development experience in Python, Java, JavaScript, Objective-C, or similar.
  • Exposure to digital forensics and incident response.
  • Windows, macOS and Linux administration experience.
  • Must be able to participate in 24/7 incident response.
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience.

Pluses

  • Experience with PCI, SOX, and avoiding draconian compliance regimes.
  • Experience conducting third party assessments of vendors and SaaS apps.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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