Security Engineering Architect

Security Engineering Architect
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Do you love designing secure-by-default solutions and building security programs? We call these folks Security Partners internally. Security Partners have a deep understanding of one or more areas of Meta's expanding portfolio and partner with engineering and product leaders to ensure that security is built-in from the get-go. Broadly, this might be securing end-to-end messaging encryption, protecting next-generation gaming and media services from exploitation, validating secure boot processes and certificate storage, infusing security into SoC hardware designs, or creating security programs for new product innovations and much more. We have current openings supporting WhatsApp and Messenger Business, cloud gaming, video infrastructure, the 'Lite' family of applications (including Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger), and global-scale wireless network infrastructure. This role requires both deep and broad technical knowledge across a range of security disciplines. This role will collaborate with line of business and engineering leadership on resourcing, roadmaps, and processes. The ideal candidate will need to be adept at communicating at the highest levels of the organization and presenting arguments based on data. We’re looking for smart security folks who love working with non-security people to protect billions of users around the world.
Security Engineering Architect Responsibilities
  • Discover needs and drive security solutions across one or more of Meta's business units
  • Build deep relationships with product and engineering leaders
  • Drive security risk decisions, initiatives, and influence technical architecture
  • Champion security in product strategy and roadmap development meetings
  • Act as the primary liaison between the product/engineering teams and the Meta security team
  • Develop and maintain deep industry expertise in your product areas
Minimum Qualifications
  • 8+ years experience in information security
  • Proficiency with at least one programming language
  • Experience communicating risks and roadmaps to senior leadership
  • Experience building relationships with stakeholders and business leaders
  • Self-motivated and work well in ambiguity
  • Security domain experience in web applications, mobile applications, distributed infrastructure, consumer devices, production hardware, or a related field
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About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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(Colorado only*) Estimated salary of $213,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)
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