Application Security Engineer, Meta Financial Technologies

Application Security Engineer, Meta Financial Technologies
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Meta Financial Technologies is the newest business division of Meta (formerly Facebook Inc.) leading all things related to financial services at Meta, including Facebook Pay, WhatsApp Payments, and the Novi digital wallet. We’re seeking the deeply experienced security leadership talent to help enable and safeguard financial services with a truly global scale. The Meta FinTech Security Program is simultaneously responsible for, (a) enabling the business to achieve its goals at scale and pace; (b) safeguarding the business against real world security risks; and (c) addressing the regulatory scrutiny the business faces. Our goal is to make Meta and Novi the premier place to work for cybersecurity, information security, and security engineering professionals, ensuring it is a rewarding and enjoyable place to work. Meta FinTech’s Security team is seeking a passionate Application Security Engineer who derives purpose in life by revealing potential weaknesses and then crafting creative solutions to eliminate those weaknesses. Your skills will be the foundation of security initiatives that protect the security and privacy of Meta FinTech. You will be relied upon to provide engineering and product teams with the security expertise necessary to make confident product decisions.
Application Security Engineer, Meta Financial Technologies Responsibilities
  • Provide security guidance on a constant stream of new products and technologies
  • Identify, resolve, and prevent vulnerabilities in partnership with internal and external teams
  • Partner with Security, Engineering, and Business functions to analyze, assess, and respond to various security threats
  • Collaborate with engineering and conduct regular security assessments such as broader technical reviews and deeper code reviews
Minimum Qualifications
  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Application security engineering experience contributing at both strategic and tactical levels
  • Technical experience across various product security areas including web applications, mobile, infrastructure, cryptography, etc.
  • Experience with software development in one or more languages (Rust, Python, C/C++, PHP, etc.)
  • Experience with security software development lifecycle in a fast-pace environment
  • Proven communication skills and leads by influence across all levels
  • Experience translating technical concepts into language for broad technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience understanding threats and ensuring security and privacy on the internet
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience contributing to the security community (public research, blogging, presentations, etc.
  • Experience in the financial industry, FinTech, and/or cryptocurrency space
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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 $177,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)
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