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Application Security Engineer, Kustomer

Hartford, Connecticut
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Kustomers Security team is seeking a passionate hacker who derives purpose in life by revealing potential weaknesses and then crafts creative solutions to eliminate those weaknesses. Your skills will be the foundation of security initiatives that protect the security and privacy of over a billion people. You will be relied upon to scale up vulnerability detection and prevention as well as provide engineering and product teams with the security expertise necessary to make confident product decisions. Come help us make life hard for the bad guys.

Required Skills:

Application Security Engineer, Kustomer Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct regular security assessments
  2. Analyze, assess, and respond to various internet threats
  3. Analyze and assess recurring security issue patterns from security reviews and bug research programs
  4. Build prototypes of tools, exploit mitigations, libraries and frameworks used for vulnerability detection and/or prevention
  5. Use your native security expertise to refine those detection and prevention measures
  6. Drive for adoption of the aforementioned tools and frameworks to help developers build secure products and infrastructure
  7. Review new product features and changes to architecture for security, privacy, and compliance issues
  8. Take a leadership role in driving internal security and privacy initiatives
  9. Collaborate with engineering teams to resolve security-related findings
  10. Provide guidance to engineering and product on best practices around security and security architecture
Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Experience managing projects start-to-finish for development and deployment of security related processes or tooling
  2. Experience performing penetration tests
  3. Familiarity with native programming languages, development practices, and common bug patterns
  4. Familiarity with native analysis tooling and frameworks (fuzzing, static analysis, etc.)
  5. Effective communication skills
  6. B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  7. Cloud security and security architecture experience (reviewing tech specs, RFCs, etc.)
Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Application security experience with SaaS B2B platforms
  2. Experience with JavaScript and related frameworks (e.g. node.js)
  3. Experience applying fixes to vulnerable code or other security findings
  4. Experience in contributions to the security community (public research, blogging, presentations, etc.)
Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at .

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  • Job Reference: 707249266-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Meta
  • Location: Hartford, Connecticut
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent