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Sr. Product Security Engineer Tanium
San Francisco, CA

Tanium is a provider of a management and security platform.

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About Tanium

Job Description

The Basics:

The Senior Product Security Engineer will be responsible for helping the engineering teams improve the quality of the Tanium codebase via ongoing assessments and education. The Sr. Product Security Engineer may also take ownership of special projects such as security enhancements to the Tanium codebase or creation of internal tooling that aim at improving the security of Tanium software. In addition, the Senior Product Security Engineer will perform research on industry trends and developments, and share such perspectives with appropriate teams or forums.

What you'll do:

* Collaborate with the Platform and Product Engineering Teams to educate them on threats and vulnerabilities applicable to Tanium's software
* Perform security assessments of Tanium's software (manual and automated penetration testing)
* Assess the design of new products and major updates to existing products, and provide recommendations to improve security
* Develop tools that make it easier to ship secure code and harder to ship insecure code
* Develop and share research in the area of product security and vulnerability management

We're looking for someone with:

* Education
* BA/BS in Information Technology, Information Security, Computer Science, or any related field or equivalent work experience
* Masters degree preferred

* Other:
* Minimum 5 years of experience, 7+ preferred

* Experience with C++ and JavaScript
* Strong understanding of web and native application security
* Expertise with common security testing methodologies
* Experience with fuzz testing
* Experience with the process of developing, building, and shipping secure code
* Experience customizing tools
* Experience with Low Level Testing
* Ability to determine the severity of a vulnerability and their impact to the business
* Excellent communication and collaboration skills

About Tanium:

At Tanium, we empower the world's largest organizations to manage and protect their mission-critical networks. There's a reason why 6 of the top 10 retailers, 12 of the top 15 US banks, and 4 of the US Armed Forces use Tanium. We provide lightning-fast capabilities at their fingertips to see everything and do anything across their computer networks - with unparalleled scale.

We pride ourselves on being unstoppable in the pursuit of our mission. We are diverse problem solvers driven to do the right thing and win as a team. Join our team at

About Tanium

Tanium is a provider of a management and security platform.

5000 employees

2200 powell street

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