Senior Security Engineer
Application Security
Updated on 2/14/2024
Attentive

1,001-5,000 employees

SMS-first platform for personalized business-to-consumer communication
Company Overview
Attentive® is a leading player in the realm of conversational commerce, providing a robust SMS-first software platform that enables businesses, ranging from startups to large enterprises, to foster stronger relationships with their consumers. The company's platform is trusted by over 8,000 leading brands, driving billions in e-commerce revenue through personalized, real-time two-way communications. With a focus on compliance, scalability, and integration with existing technology stacks, Attentive® offers a unique blend of first-party data insights and effective subscriber engagement, making it a compelling workplace for those keen on shaping the future of business-to-consumer communication.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$1.3B

Founded

2016

Headquarters

, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

-2%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Java
AWS
Go
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
IT & Security
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience in Security with a focus in application security
  • Comfortable coding and reviewing code with one of these languages: Java, Python, Golang
  • Good understanding of modern web frameworks and remediating common vulnerabilities in code (i.e. Burp Suite, Semgrep)
  • Experience automating and deploying application security tools in the CI/CD pipeline
  • Strong interest in machine learning and security engineering
  • Strong ability to work both independently and collaboratively across the organization to achieve outcomes
  • Skilled at communicating complex technical ideas, risks and threats to non-technical audiences
Responsibilities
  • Lead with a focus on automation, security-by-design and scale
  • Ensure Attentive’s AI offerings are trusted and safe for customers to use
  • Perform secure design reviews and testing for new systems and product features
  • Build and operate tools in partnership with other Security and Engineering teams to secure our code and underlying systems from development to delivery
  • Provide hands-on support to engineers to deploy security solutions, harden services and remediate vulnerabilities
  • Perform ongoing threat modeling to protect and secure our product and infrastructure
  • Provides continuous security guidance to developers across engineering
  • Take on additional responsibilities as necessary to uphold and enhance security across the organization
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in AWS
  • Experience with AI/ML teams
  • Experience in securing microservices