Full-Time

Sr. Staff Application Security Engineer

Posted on 4/23/2024

Aurora Innovation

Aurora Innovation

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous driving systems for vehicles

Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Go
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Ability to write production-quality code in C++, Golang, or Python
  • Foundational knowledge of operating system security for Linux
  • Foundational knowledge of the CWE Top 25
  • Experience in risk assessment, threat modeling, incident and emergency response, OS hardening, vulnerability management, pentesting, offensive security, or cryptographic protocols and concepts
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in a security-specific or security-adjacent industry
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in the robotics or automotive industry or equivalent
Responsibilities
  • Perform secure design reviews and threat modeling
  • Perform security code reviews of source code changes and advise developers on remediating vulnerabilities
  • Manage the vulnerability management process and program through triage, prioritization, tracking, remediation, and validation of vulnerabilities
  • Conduct research to identify new attack vectors against products and services
  • Develop and manage a secure software development lifecycle
  • Develop and manage a bug bounty program
  • Research, recommend, and develop security tools and technologies
  • Work with Engineering teams and OEMs to ensure security assurance of the platform and services
  • Advocate, guide, and mentor engineers to instill security best practices

Aurora is developing the Aurora Driver, an intelligent autonomous driving system designed for multiple vehicle types, including freight-hauling trucks and ride-hailing passenger vehicles. The technology incorporates a fusion of sensor types, high definition mapping data, and continuous training on public roads and in virtual tests to ensure safe and efficient autonomous transport.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$5.4B

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-10%

2 year growth

16%

Benefits

Medical, Vision, Life Insurance

Paid leave

Vacation, Holidays & Sick Time

LinkedIn Learning

Aurora Academy

401(k)

Commuter Benefits

Flexible Spending Account

Onsite Food

PerkSpot

Working from Home Support

Emotional & Physical Wellness

Employee Assistance Program