Senior Security Architect

Evernote, Redwood City, CA

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About the team

The Evernote security team is looking for an infrastructure security architect to join our growing security team. You’ll be responsible for securing customer data while having a high impact across the entire company. This will include a variety of discipline areas such as network security, identity and access management, data security, and security risk. Evernote is growing and transforming to adopt modern technologies. There is no shortage of new and interesting things to learn about and secure.

You’ll be joining a team of senior security professionals that are focused on providing practical security guidance. If you plan to hit the ground slinging security policies, this isn't the right role for you. If you like to question traditional security guidance and apply a rational perspective to adapt it to modern technology, you are going to enjoy this role. Our customers trust us with billions of their notes, projects, and ideas and we are here to protect them.

What you'll do

  • Provide security guidance on new technology implementations
  • Perform risk-based security reviews on existing infrastructure
  • Review and approve changes to infrastructure security controls
  • Assess the security posture of our third-party partners and service providers
  • Assist with driving remediation of risks and exposures you identify
  • Document application and system architectures when needed
  • Document policy exceptions as they arise

What you've done

  • Five years of experience in a security-related field
  • Three years in a security architecture role
  • Experience securing infrastructure in a cloud environment
  • Practical infrastructure threat-modeling experience
  • Previous significant experience with at least one major firewall vendor
  • Deep understanding of at least one major authentication and authorization technology
  • Good knowledge of Linux and ability to navigate the command line
  • Solid understanding of web services architecture and commonly employed technologies
  • Success leading highly complex technology projects
  • Ability to quickly learn and comprehend new system architectures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to make effective architecture diagrams
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Desire to frequently interact with people in various organizational groups within the company

About Evernote

Evernote transforms the way you work. We design products that fuel inspiration for your projects, from start to finish. With Evernote, collect and organize material that molds your work. Easily find everything when you need it, from handwritten notes to photos. As your project takes shape, present it to colleagues. Turn notes into a beautiful presentation you can display in a screen-friendly format. Our goal is to make you work smarter. Our job is to make sure you get there.

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