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Senior Security Engineer



Software Engineering
United States
Posted on Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Senior Security Engineer - Systems & EndpointThe security organization at Uber is dedicated to enabling safe and secure innovation while protecting the communities we serve both online and in the physical world. Our teams are responsible for protecting both people and their data across intersections of the digital and physical world. The primary objective for the Uber Enterprise Security team is to enable the technical ambitions of the company while maintaining the highest standards of security and privacy for our customers and partners. As cybersecurity threats evolve, so do we. About The RoleUber''s Enterprise Security Team is seeking a Senior level Security Engineer to help us deliver on several key initiatives in the security engineering. In this role, you will be designing, implementing and deploying security solutions spanning the Enterprise Security area of responsibilities, which include security vulnerability mitigation on our end-user devices, our corporate infrastructure and the infrastructure that powers Uber itself . You’ll use your SWE skills to raise the security bar across multiple domains and teams. Through your work, you will contribute to the significant improvement of our information security posture. Focused on driving operational effectiveness and efficiencies, you’ll create pipelines to both audit and automate our security solutions and policies. Through your commitment to software and security engineering, you''ll help Uber develop detailed policies and endpoint standards across our partner teams and subsidiaries. Regardless of whether it''s a workstation, 3rd party SaaS solution, or server, we need countermeasures and access to every threat to every Uber system and endpoint.What you’ll do Essentially, You Will Work On a Variety Of Initiatives IncludingYou will be joining an amazing team of security and software engineers on a mission to secure all of Uber''s systems.
  • Developing, deploying and managing tools to secure and monitor our corporate and production customer facing systems and services, including ownership of our Endpoint/Extended Detection and Response (E/XDR) tools.
  • Evaluating new Enterprise Security solutions designed to increase Uber''s security posture.
  • Collaborating and consulting with multiple engineering teams and other functional stakeholders from Privacy, Security, Compliance, Infrastructure, and Product for integration into our platform
  • Helping to grow and mature our enterprise security controls and system hardening capabilities.
Basic Qualifications
  • 8+ years of demonstrated experience in security engineering or software engineering with experience in security related projects
  • Deep understanding of managing and securing endpoint devices (macOS and Windows), Cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, GCP, OCI), and on-premise (VMware, VSphere) server and storage platforms
  • 3+ years of professional experience with Go (preferred), Python, Ruby or any other modern programming language
  • Experience performing security engineering functions across a broad set of security domain areas including (but not limited to):
    • Data Loss Prevention (DLP) / Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)
    • Device Posture and Attestation, Shadow IT and Vulnerability Management
    • Hardware Security Modules (HSM), Two-Factor Authentication (2FA), and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Experience with industry security compliance baselines such as CIS and NIST 800-53, security audits and device attestation methods
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Demonstrated expertise with microarchitecture (Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, etc), automation and configuration experience (Chef, Puppet, etc)
  • Expert level experience with endpoint telemetry, detection/response EDR) and mobile device management (MDM) tools
  • Demonstrated expertise with backend software development
  • Extensive experience designing and implementing enterprise systems to scale
  • Strong understanding of kill chain or ATT&CK Framework
Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. With your curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.Offices continue to be central to collaboration and Uber’s cultural identity. Unless formally approved to work fully remotely, Uber expects employees to spend at least half of their work time in their assigned office. For certain roles, such as those based at green-light hubs, employees are expected to be in-office for 100% of their time. Please speak with your recruiter to better understand in-office expectations for this role.
  • Accommodations may be available based on religious and/or medical conditions, or as required by applicable law. To request an accommodation, please get in touch with accommodations@uber.com.
For San Francisco, CA-based roles: The base salary range for this role is $185,000 per year - $205,500 per year.For Seattle, WA-based roles: The base salary range for this role is $185,000 per year - $205,500 per year.For Sunnyvale, CA-based roles: The base salary range for this role is $185,000 per year - $205,500 per year.For all US locations, you will be eligible to participate in Uber''s bonus program, and may be offered an equity award & other types of comp. You will also be eligible for various benefits. More details can be found at the following link https://www.uber.com/careers/benefits.