Senior Security Engineer / DevSecOps Engineer

Dallas, TX

100% Remote

Full Time

$160k - $190k

Job Description Do you want to be a direct contributor in a company that is an innovation leader and has the awards to prove it?

The client we are working with is a premier customer relationship management (CRM) and internet marketing company that connects automotive dealerships to customers in innovative, award-winning ways.

They are looking to bring on a Sr. Security Engineer. You would be a member of the DevSecOps team with a focus on companywide security initiatives, to include technical work, policy writing, and occasional communications with vendors and customers. This is a team lead role for the Security team with 1 direct report; 80% of the role is functioning as an individual contributor.

  • Document and maintain security policies that span infrastructure, software development practices, security incident management, and safe practices for all employees.
  • Audit security compliance on an adhoc and recurring basis.
  • Implement security training for employees on an annual basis and during new hire onboarding.
  • Provide technical security training and advise engineering teams on preventative security practices that include infrastructure, code, access controls, etc.
  • Coordinate penetration testing through an independent 3rd party and provide internal penetration testing more frequently as need.
  • Coordinate penetration testing with a 3rd party at least annually.
  • Establish, maintain, investigate, and resolve security alerts.
  • Implement security improvements, individually and by guiding other teams.
  • Participate in meetings with internal teams, legal, vendors, and customers as a security expert.
  • Answer written and verbal inquiries from vendors and customers about security practices.
  • Participate in DevOps tasks as needed in the areas of infrastructure and CI/CD.
This is a full time direct hire remote opportunity. Required Skills & Experience
  • Senior level expertise integrating AWS with a strong security skillset – any work with Trust Advisor, Lacework, and/or Burp tools.
  • 8+ years of experience.
  • Demonstrate senior-level expertise in most of the following areas: AWS; SDLC processes; industry-leading security practices; security scanning and penetration tools; and automated and manual approaches to mitigating security threads.
  • Hands-on experience supporting complex applications in a production environment.
  • Working knowledge of DevOps best practices and tools.
  • A data-driven approach to problem solving and communications.
  • Ability to balance multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment.
  • Exceptional communication, problem solving, and analytical skills is a must.
What You Will Be Doing Daily Responsibilities
  • 80% Hands On- Individual contributor
  • 20% Leadership, team collaboration, occasional communication with customers/vendors
The Offer
  • Competitive salary + benefits + profit sharing in year 2 of employment
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Competitive salary
  • Remote work opportunity
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance (eligible on day 1)
  • 401K with matching up to 4%
  • 9 company holidays + 15 vacation days in first year
  • Ample professional growth opportunities
  • Pluralsight subscription
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.
*Not a C2C eligible opportunity. 


Posted by: Jillian Freesman