Security Engineer

Software Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, December 14, 2023

About Replit
We’re building the world’s most ubiquitous programming environment. We focus on inspiring creativity and generating value for creators through community, and we design simple yet scalable infrastructure primitives for the next generation of creators. We want to blur the line between learning and making– a place where you can hang out, tinker with ideas, learn new concepts, and launch a business all in the same day.

About the role:

The Security team helps keep Replit users and their data safe. At Replit, Security Engineering focuses on continuously improving our security posture while empowering our engineering teams to build safe, secure code, ensuring we can launch safe and secure product features - quickly.

You will…:

  • Improve Replit’s security posture through secret management improvements, access controls, and Cloud infrastructure security, to name a few

  • Respond to security incidents

  • Assess security compliance requirements and implement improvements as needed

  • Assess source code with SAST tooling to identify common flaws and address them

  • Work closely with IT teams to create security baselines for employee devices

  • Provide security recommendations on internal design proposals

Required skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, or related field, OR equivalent real-world experience in security engineering roles

Bonus Points:

  • Experience supporting engineering teams to build secure-first software

  • Experience with securing containers and micro VMs

  • Experience with compliance frameworks such as SOC2 and ISO27001

Full-Time Employee Benefits Include:

🌎 Remote-First and Autonomous Working Environment

🧑‍💻 Flexible Work Hours

💰 Competitive Salary & Equity

🖥 Home Office Set-Up Stipend

⚕️ Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance

🩼 Short Term and Long Term Disability

📱 Monthly Expenses Stipend

🚼 Parental and Baby Bonding Leave

🏝 Flexible PTO (2 Weeks Minimum Required) + Holidays

📈 401k

🚀 Annual company/team offsites (4/year)

Curious about us?

To achieve our mission of making programming more accessible around the world, we need our team to be representative of the world. We welcome your unique perspective and experiences in shaping this product. We encourage people from all kinds of backgrounds to apply, including and especially candidates from underrepresented and non-traditional backgrounds.

The overall market range of base compensation for roles in this area of Replit is typically $180,000 - $210,000. Compensation offered will be determined by additional factors such as location and experience.

This is a hybrid role with an in-office requirement of Tuesdays and Thursdays.