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Full-Time

Principal Product Security Architect

Posted on 7/9/2024

Fastly

Fastly

1,001-5,000 employees

Edge cloud platform with customizable CDN

Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$228.3k - $285.4kAnnually

+ Equity + Discretionary Bonus

Expert

San Francisco, CA, USA + 2 more

Category
Cybersecurity
IT & Security
Required Skills
Communications
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • 10+ years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Significant experience at all layers of the information security stack including hands-on security engineering
  • Proven experience in securing multi-tenant services, reverse proxies, cache servers, web application firewalls, bot technologies, and modern APIs
  • Extensive experience performing threat modeling, secure code reviews, and designing controls to mitigate security threats for new and existing cloud-based products
  • Deep understanding of certificate authorities, digital certificates, public key infrastructure, and how they operate in a client-server environment
  • Strong understanding of bot detection techniques, including CAPTCHA, rate limiting, and behavioral analysis
  • Strong understanding of web application firewalls and hands-on experience securing WAF solutions and technologies
  • Experience with Linux administration at scale, associated intrusion/manipulation techniques, and standard methodologies for system hardening and process isolation
  • Deep understanding of common web-based vulnerabilities
  • Working knowledge of authorization, authentication, and encryption strategies
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Responsibilities
  • Enhance the security of Fastly’s network, infrastructure, and security products by integrating security into the design and development of Fastly products
  • Perform secure architecture and design reviews of cloud-based products and collaborate with engineering and product teams to develop security as code
  • Conduct thorough security assessments of products to identify security threats and define mitigation plans
  • Perform secure code and configuration reviews as part of the product development lifecycle
  • Influence product design paradigms to incorporate security best practices
  • Research and understand new threats and attack vectors impacting Fastly
  • Influence Fastly’s security strategy by articulating the capabilities needed to manage cyber threats

Fastly offers an edge cloud platform with Compute@Edge for accelerated code execution, a customizable CDN, advanced rate limiting, and real-time logging for observability, enhancing response times and user experiences at the edge.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$219M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

24%
INACTIVE