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Job Details

Are you a security professional passionate about preventing and eliminating security risk? Do you have experience securing applications, infrastructure, and third party services?

This role will be about translating security risk (people, process, technical, and integration) into balanced

initiatives for a diverse workforce. You will develop pragmatic solutions for

security challenges across a broad range of enterprise applications, services, cloud, and infrastructure platforms and products. This is an opportunity to take on challenging initiatives to effectively enable enterprise security at scale.

In this role, you will partner closely with business and technology stakeholders to understand their

objectives, identify threats, and scale our enterprise security programs. You will

collaborate with our Business and IT organizations and champion security requirements in the selection,

development, and integration of a wide range of technologies. You will also have the opportunity

to identify emerging threats and design new processes that balance security and business

agility across Salesforce.

At Salesforce Trust is our #1 value. We are looking for a team player who can contribute and grow alongside an established and experienced team of technical security professionals. Are you interested in becoming part of an innovative, business centric security team that focuses on preventing and remediating risk?

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide security assurance for the architecture, design, configuration and implementation of enterprise applications, infrastructure, third party cloud services, and security controls.

  • Improve the corporate and IT secure software development lifecycle (SDLC), delivering security guidance to engineers in language they understand, mentoring security champions, and contributing to security training materials.

  • Perform threat modeling / data flow diagramming /risk analysis/ security assessments, providing guidance that balances security requirements with functional requirements.

  • Review internal use of Salesforce products/services, integrations, and add-ons/extensions. Providing guidance on vulnerability remediation steps, hardening improvements, and data access requirements.

  • Perform code reviews and black box penetration tests of applications/infrastructure/cloud services, providing guidance on remediation steps, feature enhancements, and security requirements.

  • Use your writing and presentation skills to communicate at all levels in the organization. Possess the ability to communicate concisely, clearly, and intelligently to partners from a variety of backgrounds, including those who are non-technical.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 9+ years experience in a security engineering/security assurance role

  • In-depth experience identifying and protecting against web application and web service security vulnerabilities including those found in the OWASP Top 10 and CWE Top 25.

  • In-depth experience identifying risk and protecting infrastructure and cloud services

  • Strong knowledge of the MITRE ATT&CK framework, browser security model, applied cryptography, network security, enterprise software, and agile development practices.

  • Experience conducting design reviews, code reviews, and penetration tests

  • Experience creating threat models and data flow diagrams

Helpful Qualifications:

  • Past work experience with SDLC practices, DevOps, or security champion programs.

  • Contributions to the security community such as research, public CVEs, bug-bounty recognitions, open-source projects, and blogs or publications

  • Highly motivated, driven to overcome obstacles and execute on provided objectives.

  • Industry certifications such as CISSP, OSCP, OSWE, GWAPT, GPEN or similar.

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