Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer
Posted on 1/27/2024
Checkr

1,001-5,000 employees

Automating professional background checks
Company Overview
Checkr powers people infrastructure for the future of work. With artificial intelligence and machine learning, Checkr's solutions make background checks faster—building a fairer future by designing technology to create opportunities for all.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$778M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

29%

2 year growth

109%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Atlassian
Management
Git
AWS
JIRA
Terraform
Confluence
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years experience in the security infrastructure space
  • Expertise in AWS security controls, monitoring, and orchestration
  • Working familiarity with Terraform, Gitlab, and DevSecOps workflows
  • Deep understanding of security engineering, network security, authentication, security protocols, and vulnerability management
Responsibilities
  • Identifying and resolving infrastructure security issues
  • Creating visibility and awareness of security problems
  • Managing and operationalizing infrastructure security tools
  • Driving detection, response, investigation, and remediation of infrastructure security vulnerabilities
  • Consulting and advising on infrastructure security architecture, authentication, configurations, policies, and processes
  • Participating in risk assessment, compliance, and other security program activities
Desired Qualifications
  • Deep knowledge of shifting left in security for infrastructure as code
  • Working knowledge of Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) and Vulnerability Management Tools
  • Proven track record of implementing and/or managing SIEM/SOAR platforms
  • Conducted or participated in disaster recovery exercises
  • Experience with the Atlassian suite of products (Confluence, Jira, etc)
  • Working in a fast-paced startup environment