Staff Security Engineer



501-1,000 employees

Developing electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft


$198,000 - $212,000

Senior, Expert

San Jose, CA, USA

Required Skills
Development Operations (DevOps)
Data Analysis
  • Minimum of 10+ years in Information Security or related field.
  • In depth experience covering a wide range of security disciplines such as, endpoint, cloud, networking, identity and access management, devops, incident response, threat intelligence, and more.
  • Extensive experience with data loss prevention and insider risk management programs.
  • Experience with securing hybrid on-premise and public cloud infrastructure (specifically AWS)
  • Strong understanding of NIST, ISO, and CIS controls compliance and certification requirements.
  • Previous experience with deploying and managing PAM, DLP, SIEM and other common security tools.
  • Experience with zero trust concepts and design.
  • Experience with integrating security into the full software development life cycle.
  • Ability to effectively lead cross-functional initiatives and drive alignment to achieve results.
  • Extensive experience securing Linux, Windows, and Mac OS.
  • Programming, automation, or development experience.
  • You must be technically proficient and hands-on.
  • Recommend, evaluate and implement the latest security tools, technologies, and processes to advance Archer’s security posture.
  • Partner closely with different stakeholders to drive security programs and enforce compliance requirements.
  • Design and implement a data loss prevention program covering endpoints, data, network, cloud, applications and systems. Responsible for the management, advanced configuration, monitoring, and fine-tuning of DLP solution; Design and create new detection techniques and improve existing ones.
  • Design a full life-cycle data management solutions encompassing data classification, access control, encryption, and data masking.
  • Implement and conduct risk management to reduce supply chain and enterprise risks.
  • Perform vulnerability assessment; Lead efforts to prioritize and drive down vulnerabilities.
  • Lead security investigations and incident response, build automation playbooks, develop queries and analytics, and improve threat detection capabilities.
  • Support the security design and implementation of best practices for industry certification.
  • Prepare deliverables, metric reports, and documentations.
  • Stay up-to-date on current cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities, trends, and best practices to proactively improve the cybersecurity risk and controls program.
  • Implement and apply technologies, processes, and practices designed to protect networks, devices, programs, and data from malicious attack, damage, or unauthorized access.

Archer stands out in the urban air mobility industry with its focus on designing and developing electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, aiming to transform the way people move and utilize time. The company's competitive edge lies in its proprietary electric powertrain system, which offers higher power density and efficiency than current market offerings, while ensuring longevity and safety at both the cell and pack level. With a team based in Santa Clara, CA, Archer's commitment to technical advancement and industry leadership makes it an exciting and dynamic place to work.

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San Jose, California



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