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Senior Security Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, May 25, 2023

At Fortanix we are redefining what cloud security means. We are solving some of the world’s most demanding data security challenges. Our technology maintains data security and privacy throughout its entire lifecycle; not only at rest or in motion, but also during runtime.

At the heart of our business lies our runtime encryption platform, which provides the basis for both our own and our customer’s products. By providing both SaaS and on-premise solutions we enable everyone to employ end-to-end security, no matter their infrastructure or needs.

We are seeking a senior security engineer to grow and support our R&D team.

You will:

  • Lay the foundation of our product & infrastructure security team
  • Codify & implement security best practices
  • Review documentation, code, and deployments for security vulnerabilities
  • Use and build tools to find security vulnerabilities
  • Participate in peer code review, which we believe results in a higher-quality product
  • Communicate with third parties regarding security issues
  • Contribute to a friendly and helpful company culture
  • Codify & implement security best practices

You have:

  • A proven track record of identifying security vulnerabilities
  • Very good programming skills in Rust, C/C++, and/or Go (required)
  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field, or equivalent training or work experience
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • You currently reside in the EU and have a valid EU work permit

You are someone who:

  • Exhibits uncompromising integrity
  • Pays attention to detail
  • Thinks critically about complex technical problems
  • Can work independently, while also being an effective member of a team

You will work with a diverse team of peers that stand by our tenets. Your contributions and insights will be valued. You will have the freedom to arrange your working hours to your and your team’s needs. We believe it’s between you and your work. We understand that our work can be done mostly remotely and allow you to do so for most of your time. As such we only ask you to join our office on the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven only twice a week.

We will also offer you a competitive salary with 25 holidays, a floating holiday of choice, and travel expense remuneration. Expats can expect limited relocation support. You’ll also have the opportunity for continuous learning and development of your skills.