Security Engineer, Apple Cloud Services
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino),California,United States
Software and Services
+ 5 or more years conducting security reviews, threat modeling, tracking findings, and communicating risk to engineering and leadership teams
+ Extensive experience with threat modeling frameworks and techniques, particularly as applied to agile development
+ Knowledgeable about distributed systems’ design patterns and security implications, as well as common infrastructure components including: network architecture, server fleet provisioning and configuration, OOB management, storage, load balancing, virtualization, Kubernetes
+ Conversant in at least one programming language such as Python, Java, Go, or Ruby
In this role, you will be the primary security team point of contact for several large engineering efforts. You will work with the engineering teams throughout their development lifecycle. You will conduct security reviews and develop threat models and use the insights from these engagements to create standard methodologies. You will help define, automate and advocate for platform-wide security improvements. You will partner with your colleagues to raise the security bar for all engineering teams at Apple. YOU WILL BE: A technical specialist responsible for the security of Apple's internet-facing services and backend infrastructure Innately curious, listening for nuances and digging into details to understand systems and their weaknesses Able to identify areas that are ripe for improvement and establishes appropriate security goals Experienced and comfortable building relationships with teams to drive security improvements Current on new security technologies, vulnerabilities, and methodologies An excellent verbal and written communicator Able to develop proof of concept systems to automate security recommendations, vulnerability discovery, and process workflows Able to use data to drive security review efficiency and prioritize high-value security team engagement Responsible for security decisions impacting millions of users
**Education & Experience**
Bachelors degree in Computer Science / Engineering or a related, with emphasis in security related fields or equivalent experience. Bonus points for community contributions like public CVEs, bug bounty recognition, open source tools, blogs, talks etc.
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