Mattermost, one of Y Combinator's top 100 companies, provides an open source enterprise-grade messaging platform to the world’s leading organizations that allows teams to collaborate securely and privately anywhere. With over 10,000 server downloads / month our customers include Uber, Samsung, Affirm, The US Department of Defense and more. Our private cloud solutions offer secure, configurable, highly-scalable messaging across web, phone and PC with archiving, search, and deep integrations with hundreds of SaaS and on-premises technologies. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, our company serves customers around the world with a distributed organization spanning the globe.
We value high impact work, ownership, self-awareness and being focused on customer success. If these values match who you are, we hope you'll learn more about working at Mattermost and come talk to us!
About the Role
Working in open source means your work is publicly visible. Your code will receive both credit and constructive critique from the community. With the right mindset and support these can lead to you a highly positive working environment and making the best engineering decisions of your career. Core committers include highly skilled volunteer developers from the community, staff employed by enterprises deploying and investing in Mattermost, as well as staff employed by Mattermost, Inc.
We are looking for an experienced security engineer to develop, improve and maintain security infrastructure and operations within Mattermost.
Setup and maintenance of log analysis infrastructure
Security architecture for infrastructure projects
Detect and respond to security incidents
Development and review of company-wide security policies
Maintenance of company-wide IAM solution
Setup and maintenance of incident response and forensic toolkit
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fields, or significant professional software development experience
2+ years of demonstrated experience in web or cloud security engineering, log aggregation, and/or penetration testing
Experience with log analysis systems
Experience with AWS, GCP and/or Azure
Experience with identity and access managementIn-depth knowledge of Linux systems
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrable teamwork skills and resourcefulness
Knowledge of common application security vulnerabilities and their mitigations
Experience with infrastructure automation and software delivery
Certifications in the domain of penetration testing, incident response or computer forensics (e.g. OSCP, GCIH, GCFA, …)
Familiarity with Kubernetes and Docker
Experience working in open source communities.
We're looking for someone who wants to help us build the future of Mattermost and improve the way the world communicates. The right person in this role has the opportunity to have a huge impact on Mattermost the product, and its many users worldwide, but also on our open source community that has been key to Mattermost's success. If this sounds like you - please apply!
We provide enterprise-grade messaging solutions for the world’s leading organizations on a vibrant open source platform. Our private cloud solutions offer secure, configurable, highly-scalable messaging across web, phone and PC with archiving, search, and deep integration across in-house systems. Customers include Intel, Samsung, McKinsey & Company, Medtronic, Urban Outfitters, and the United States Department of Energy.
Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, our company serves customers around the world with a distributed organization spanning 7 time zones.