Security Engineer, Seattle (or remote), US

Position Overview


  • Work closely with other application security engineers to perform reviews and tests on Web and Conventional applications as well as embedded, firmware, mobile, and more
  • Use a combination of manual and automated techniques to assess risks and circumvent security mechanisms of devices and applications
  • Create threat models that result in a more secure application design
  • Design and develop security testing scenarios
  • Analyze and present results of testing to team members, managers, and customers
  • Write detailed problem reports, test plan documents, and mitigation recommendations as needed
  • Develop tools to aid penetration test automation and effectiveness
  • Review code for common security vulnerabilities
  • Work with software engineers to assist in code development and bug-fixing for Kiosk and update server

Must Have:

  • B.S. in Computer Science or related degree
  • 5+ years experience
  • Completed OSCP, OSCE, or other industry-recognized security certification
  • Knowledge of common application security bugs and other attack types
  • Penetration testing and white hat hacking
  • Develop custom security tools to improve coverage and validate findings
  • Working knowledge of common security testing tools like Burp Suite, SQLMap, Metasploit, IDAPro, etc.
  • Experience with Git, Agile, and release planning
  • Incident response for PCI-compliant systems in a large production environment
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Nice To Have:

  • Demonstrate an ability to code in Python and Java, as well as other languages
  • Experience developing on Windows and Linux platforms
  • Understanding of application design, development, and testing techniques
  • Experience with Enterprise services such as LDAP, SAML, API Gateways, secure web services


There is a reason we have a 4.9/5 rating on Glassdoor. We take care of our clients, but also take care of our employees.

  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance coverage provided (HMO, PPO, and HSA options available)
  • Generous 401k matching
  • Take what you need PTO
  • Work-life balance – we mean it
  • Financial assistance and scheduled time off for research
  • Professional Development budget for conferences, classes, certifications, or other learning opportunities
  • Flexible work environment with telecommuting options available
  • Extensive technology budget renewed every year
  • Free coffee, snacks, beverages, among other office treats

**You must be legally eligible to work in the USA. We are not accepting candidates that will require Security Innovation to commence (“sponsor”) an immigration case (for example, H-1B or other employment-based immigration cases) at this time or in the future.

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