633 day(s) ago

Security Engineer, Corporate - Security Operations vacancy at GitHub

Negotiable salary

Remote worker location: Worldwide
English: Intermediate, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: 5+ years
Employment: Full-time


United States, San Francisco
At GitHub we build the tools that make collaborating and writing software easier for everyone. We’ve built a company we truly love working for, and we think you will too.

GitHub is the developer company. We make it easier for developers to be developers: to work together, to solve challenging problems, and to create the world’s most important technologies. We foster a collaborative community that can come together—as individuals and in teams—to create the future of software and make a difference in the world.

General overview of the role

GitHub Security Operations is seeking a highly talented and motivated security engineer to drive corporate security initiatives that affect the security of millions of developers around the world. The role involves designing, building, and supporting the corporate infrastructure and services that allows GitHub to deliver the best developer experience to its internal employees and the rest of the world. The ideal candidate will share a passion for engineering solutions to complex security problems.


Provide subject matter expertise on corporate security architecture and operations
Build the corporate security programs
Provide technical leadership while working across the company on critical security initiatives


5+ years designing/architecting/managing secure corporate systems at scale
A passion for corporate security related problems
Experience working in a decentralized and geographically distributed environment
Working knowledge of corporate security best practices and threat landscape
Experience working in or partnering with a threat detection or incident response team
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A passion and proven ability to drive security that is frictionless, collaborative and effective
Experience using software version control systems/Git and GitHub
Ability to engineer solutions using Ruby or Python
Have demonstrable experience in the following areas:
Operating systems hardening of user endpoints (OS X, Linux and Windows)
Experience with Active Directory, Azure Active Directory and LDAP in a mixed environment
SaaS security best practices (Okta, G Suite, Duo, etc)
Endpoint vulnerability management and telemetry in a highly distributed environment
Experience implementing Mobile Device Management solutions at scale with a focus on security (Jamf, Intune, etc)

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