Security Engineer

Ibotta, Denver, CO

Life Rewarded

The Security Engineer will work cross-functionally across departments to perform and improve Ibotta's security posture. This includes the planning, implementation, management, and execution of security processes, documentation, and analytics. The ideal candidate is a curious problem solver, with strong technical skills, and a focus on teamwork.

What you will be doing:

  • Embrace and uphold Ibotta’s Core Values: Integrity, Boldness, Outhustle, Teamwork, Transparency & A good idea can come from anywhere
  • Stand up our SIEM and detection capability
  • Develop our incident response plan
  • Guide IT and Ibotta security processes and systems architecture and implementation
  • Consult with stakeholders to assess and guide security and risk management
  • Identify gaps and propose solutions to increase security efficiency and effectiveness
  • Document system architecture and processes
  • Guide security analytics
  • Train others on InfoSec procedures
  • Coordinate with other members of IT, Legal, and Technology
  • Act as subject matter expert for information and cyber security

What we are looking for:

  • 5+ years of technology experience, inclusive of 3+ years of security experience
  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM field preferred
  • Experience with enterprise logging (Splunk)
  • Experience with Python and data wrangling languages such as SQL or Splunk SPL
  • Experience with Cloud Access Security Brokers (Bitglass)
  • Experience with enterprise endpoint protection systems (CrowdStrike)
  • Strong understanding of networking concepts (IP, Ethernet, DNS, DHCP, VLANs, OSI Model)
  • Familiarity with network IDS/IPS systems (Meraki, Palo Alto.)
  • Familiarity with compliance frameworks such as NIST, CIS, and PCI
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools and concepts (Terraform, version control, etc)
  • Knowledge of Linux, macOS, iOS, and Android
  • Knowledge of AWS security principles
  • Familiarity with Kanban/Agile project management
  • Ability to meet deadlines and adjust to changing priorities
  • Willingness to work in a fast paced and hands-on environment
  • Other Qualifications (preferred):
    • Splunk Enterprise Security Certified Admin
    • Splunk Certified Admin
    • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner 
    • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
    • CompTIA Security+ certification
    • CompTIA CySA+ or CSA+ certification
    • CISM or CISSP certification

About Us:

Built in Denver, CO, Ibotta ("I bought a...") is a free mobile shopping app that gives users cash back on groceries and more. Through our partnerships with brands and retailers like Procter & Gamble, Kraft Heinz, Kellogg, Amazon, Walmart, Target and Uber, we’ve delivered over $750 million in cumulative cash rewards to our Savers. Guided by our values and our mission to make every purchase rewarding, we come to work energized by the business problems we get to solve, the technology we get to build, and the people we get to innovate (and have fun) with. Ibotta made Inc.’s 2020 list of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. for the third consecutive year. In 2019, we became the first mobile consumer technology company in Colorado to achieve $1B in valuation.

Additional Details:

  • This position is located in Denver, CO and includes competitive pay, benefits package (including medical,
    dental, vision), 401k, and equity.
  • Ibotta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Ibotta’s employment decisions are made without regard with race,
    color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status,
    gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
  • For the security of our employees and the business, all employees are responsible for the secure handling
    of data in accordance with our security policies, identifying and reporting phishing attempts, as well as
    reporting security incidents to the proper channels.


About Ibotta

About Ibotta As the largest consumer technology company headquartered in Denver, CO, Ibotta ("I bought a...") is transforming the shopping experience by making it easy for consumers to earn cash back on everyday purchases through a single smartphone app. The company partners with leading brands and retailers to offer offers on groceries, electronics, clothing, gifts, home and office supplies, restaurant dining, and more. Ibotta is the premier destination for rewarded shopping on mobile, and has paid out more than $200 million in cash back to its users. Launched in 2012, Ibotta has nearly 22 million downloads, and is one of the most frequently used shopping apps in the United States. Smart shopping starts with Ibotta.

Want to learn more about Ibotta? Visit Ibotta's website.