Senior Security Engineer, Payments Security

Description Description Job summaryAmazon is seeking qualified Senior Security Engineers to join our innovative, high energy Payments Security Engineering (PSE) team and work within the Payments Engineering organization. Amazon Payments processes millions of transactions every day across numerous countries and payment methods. Paramount to our success is ensuring that our customer data is secure.As a senior security engineer within the PSE, you will balance your efforts between strategic and operational deliverables. You will help define your team's long term and short term security strategy and in parallel partner with multiple engineering teams within Amazon, to ensure that our applications and our infrastructure are designed and built securely.Key job responsibilitiesDevelop a broad and deep technical understanding of products, services and architectures pertaining to the Payment Engineering organization.Leverage this understanding to identify long term and short term security strategy to ensure that our applications and infrastructure are designed and built securely.Partner with your stakeholders to conduct threat modelling, architecture reviews and security control reviews on relevant applications and infrastructure.Define, execute test cases that evaluate the effectiveness of security controls and improve the controls, based on the outcome.Interpret security tools and penetration testing results to stakeholders, providing advice on vulnerability remediation and risk mitigation.Create relevant documentation and metrics to your stakeholders and business leaders and deliver these in a clear, concise manner.Maintain proficiency in attacker Tools, Techniques, Procedures and other security topics pertaining to Physical and Cloud Infrastructure Security bodies of knowledge.Propose and develop training materials to help raise the security bar across the Payment Engineering organization.Develop innovative and scalable tools, solutions, and processes to enhance the team's operations.Basic Qualifications BS in Computer Science, Information Security, or equivalent professional experience.8+ years of demonstrated experience in areas such as network security, infrastructure security, application security, systems security, cloud security and/or security operations.Understanding of threat modelling, security vulnerabilities, attacker exploit techniques, and methods for their remediation.Understanding of best practices in security engineering, including secure development, cryptography, network security, security operations, systems security, policy, and/or incident response.Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to adapt messaging to executive, technical, and non-technical audiences.Ability to drive multiple technically complex security reviews together while remaining effective at providing security guidance to stakeholders.Ability to work with a high degree of autonomy.Scripting skills (E.g: Python, Perl, Bash, Ruby, PowerShell, etc.)Preferred Qualifications Experienced with reviewing and mitigating critical web application risks as defined by OWASP Top 10/SANS 25.Experience reviewing the implementation and operations of firewalls, intrusion detection systems, etc. in a physical and cloud environment.Experience reviewing and implementing PKI and associated security controls.Experienced with AWS services and security concepts.Programming experience in Python and/or Java.IT Certifications (e.g: any AWS Foundational or Associate certification, Linux+, Network+, A+, or similar).Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice (https://www.amazon.jobs/en/privacy_page) to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates.Basic Qualifications BS in Computer Science, Information Security, or equivalent professional experience.8+ years of demonstrated experience in areas such as network security, infrastructure security, application security, systems security, cloud security and/or security operations.Understanding of threat modelling, security vulnerabilities, attacker exploit techniques, and methods for their remediation.Understanding of best practices in security engineering, including secure development, cryptography, network security, security operations, systems security, policy, and/or incident response.Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to adapt messaging to executive, technical, and non-technical audiences.Ability to drive multiple technically complex security reviews together while remaining effective at providing security guidance to stakeholders.Ability to work with a high degree of autonomy.Scripting skills (E.g: Python, Perl, Bash, Ruby, PowerShell, etc.)Preferred Qualifications Experienced with reviewing and mitigating critical web application risks as defined by OWASP Top 10/SANS 25.Experience reviewing the implementation and operations of firewalls, intrusion detection systems, etc. in a physical and cloud environment.Experience reviewing and implementing PKI and associated security controls.Experienced with AWS services and security concepts.Programming experience in Python and/or Java.IT Certifications (e.g: any AWS Foundational or Associate certification, Linux+, Network+, A+, or similar).Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice (https://www.amazon.jobs/en/privacy_page) to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates.

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630196

Date Posted:

Posted 1 week ago

Expiration Date:

24/07/2022

Location:

Dormansland

Salary:

Competitive

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