Yelp is looking for security engineers to keep us safe and sane as we move into a cloud-first world of infrastructure and security systems. It's an opportunity to have tremendous impact and broad scope by building the next generation of detection and response capabilities for Yelp’s Security team.
As a Security software engineer, you'll help build systems and tools to keep Yelp’s Security team one step ahead of the bad guys. You'll collaborate with core infrastructure teams to adapt shared infrastructure to the needs of the Security team. You’ll also work on tooling and monitoring systems to enable signal collection and processing at massive scale.
What You Will Do:
Develop libraries used across multiple Yelp apps for secure communication and data storage
Pair with infrastructure teams to develop solutions suitable for use across the entirety of Yelp’s production environment, while serving as a champion of security best practices
Participate in incident response and forensics collection
Collaborate with other teams in London and San Francisco
What We Are Looking For:
While previous application security experience is a plus, we're looking for strong software generalists first, with an interest in security at scale
Several years of software engineering experience
BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent experience
Experience with languages like Python, Java, and Scala
Experience working and developing software in a Linux environment
Experience with AWS and SOA
What We Offer:
Full responsibility for projects from day one, an awesome team, and a dynamic work environment
Competitive salary with equity in the company, a pension scheme, and an optional employee stock purchase program
25 days paid holiday initially, rising to 29 with service
Private health insurance, including dental and vision
Flexible working hours and meeting-free Thursdays
Regular 3-day Hackathons and weekly learning groups, always with interesting topics
Opportunities to participate in events and conferences throughout Europe and the US
Public transportation season ticket loan and £50 per month toward any exercise of your choice
Monthly personal development allowance
Central location, a fully stocked kitchen, adjustable sitting/standing desks, quarterly offsites, locally roasted coffee, happy hours, and more!
Yelp values diversity. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to Age, Disability, Gender Reassignment, Marriage or Civil Partnership, Pregnancy and Maternity, Race, Religion or Belief, Sex.
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