Full-Time

Security Software Engineer – Senior

Character.AI

Character.AI

51-200 employees

AI dialogue agent software

AI & Machine Learning

Senior

Menlo Park, CA, USA

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Agile
AWS
iOS/Swift
Android Development
Linux/Unix
Product Design
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • At least 5 years of experience in application or product security
  • Familiarity with common web application and web service attack vectors and their mitigations
  • Ability to understand and contribute code to complex codebases
  • Experience articulating and implementing a secure software development lifecycle in a fast-growing and agile startup
  • Familiarity with cloud environments such as GCP or AWS
  • Experience with common web application frameworks and system design patterns
  • Understanding of common CI/CD-based workflows
  • Proficiency in Linux-based server environments with a high degree of comfort on the Linux CLI
  • Experience architecting secure system designs to meet product requirements at scale
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes concepts
  • A demonstrated ability to work autonomously to identify and resolve problems independently
Responsibilities
  • Envisioning and implementing ways to holistically harden our product, including iOS and Android mobile applications, web applications, and the web services that support it all
  • Implementing framework-level mitigations for recurrent application vulnerabilities
  • Articulating and advocating for a comprehensive secure software development lifecycle
  • Integrating tooling into CI/CD pipelines to automate the secure development lifecycle
  • Hooking into product design processes to ensure new features are designed with security in mind from the start
  • Coordinating security assessments of product features, including regular penetration tests and managing our bug bounty program

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$150M

Headquarters

Menlo Park, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

90%

1 year growth

359%

2 year growth

621%