Full-Time

Senior Security Engineer

Posted on 4/26/2024

Foursquare

Foursquare

501-1,000 employees

Location technology platform providing geospatial data

Data & Analytics

Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Python
Communications
AWS
Terraform
Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in security engineering or DevSecOps, with a focus on AWS and infrastructure security
  • Thorough understanding of secure development best practices
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Proficient in building tools and automation in Python, including testing, documentation, and deployment
  • Experience with deploying in Kubernetes (EKS preferred); experience with Infrastructure as Code (Terraform) a plus
Responsibilities
  • Build security tooling and automation using Infrastructure as Code and serverless frameworks
  • Develop alerting and threat detection capabilities in both corporate and production environments
  • Provide security expertise across the entire tech stack in the form of design reviews and threat modeling
  • Respond to security events, including isolating, mitigating, and investigating active threats
  • Advocate for the security culture of the organization, including collaborating with stakeholders across Infrastructure and Engineering teams

Foursquare, renowned for its precise and dependable location technology platform, is an excellent workplace due to its leadership in offering over 200M Points of Interest (POI) and advanced geospatial data visualization. The company cultivates a culture geared towards continuous improvement in data enrichment and analytics, positioning it as a key player for location-based services and products. This focus ensures that employees are part of an environment that encourages meticulous innovation and industry-specific advancements.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$6M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

4%

Benefits

Learning and development programs from individual contributors to managers

Individual, professional coaching for all full-time employees

Flexible time off - rest and recharge when you need it!

Comprehensive and competitive health, vision, dental, life insurance

401(k) with company match

Home office setup: you get all necessary hardware and internet reimbursement

Family planning programs via Carrot and Maven

Employee Resource Groups to help you stay connected

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