Staff Product Security Architect
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Fastly

1,001-5,000 employees

Edge cloud platform for optimizing web and app performance
Company Overview
Fastly offers a secure and efficient edge cloud platform, trusted by leading companies like Reddit, Pinterest, and The New York Times, to enhance website and application performance. It provides a unique competitive advantage with its serverless compute platform, Compute@Edge, which allows businesses to optimize delivery and response times by running code within the CDN itself. The company's culture emphasizes smart solutions and seamless integration, making it an ideal workplace for those interested in cutting-edge technology and global scalability.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$219M

Founded

2011

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

23%

2 year growth

31%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Cybersecurity
Network Administration
Requirements
  • 5-7 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Experience designing secure architectures for reverse proxy and caching servers.
  • Extensive experience performing threat modeling, secure code reviews and designing security controls to mitigate vulnerabilities and deficiencies for new and existing cloud-based products.
  • Working knowledge of how to design security controls for multi-tenant general compute services, reverse proxies, microservices architectures, containerization and modern API protocols.
  • Experience with Linux administration at scale, associated intrusion/manipulation techniques, and standard methodologies for system hardening and process isolation.
  • Strong grasp at all layers of the information security stack including hands-on security engineering.
  • Strong understanding of certificate authorities, digital certificates and public key infrastructure and how they operate in a client - server environment.
  • Working knowledge of authorization, authentication and encryption strategies.
Responsibilities
  • Enhance the security of Fastly’s network and infrastructure services products by working closely with engineering and product teams to integrate security into the design and development of Fastly systems.
  • Perform security-focused architecture and design reviews of services, platform and infrastructure resources as part of Fastly’s security review process and coordinate with engineering teams to develop and integrate secure-by-design principles into engineering builds.
  • Partner with product and engineering teams to identify security threats to Fastly’s infrastructure as part of the threat modeling process and define tactical and strategic mitigation plans to assist with remediation.
  • Perform secure code and configuration reviews on services and infrastructure resources and provide recommendations that strengthen Fastly’s security posture.
  • Influence product design paradigms to incorporate security best practices and drive requirements for security into the release cycle.
  • Maintain a clear view of the overall product development roadmap and associated product lifecycle to ensure security is appropriately incorporated throughout.
  • Become a domain expert in the content delivery network (CDN) and infrastructure product verticals and represent that knowledge with prospects, customers, and auditors.
  • Research and understand new threats and attack vectors that impact Fastly and work with system owners to design appropriate prevention, detection and remediation initiatives.
  • Involvement in Fasty’s Secure SDLC, focusing on both collaborative hands-on design work and training initiatives across the company.
  • Influence Fastly’s security strategy by leveraging the collective strength of the security team and articulating the capabilities needed to effectively manage cyber threats.