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Staff/Principal Security Engineer - $180,000 - $210,000

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Staff/Principal Security Engineer - $180,000 - $210,000

My AI client are continuing their growth and are looking to hire their first Security Engineer to take ownership over scaling their entire security operations.


Get ready to be impressed by this incredible company! With over 5 years of successful operation, they've established themselves as pioneers in the tech industry. Their SaaS platform is second to none, offering the most advanced Machine Learning solutions you can find. What's even more impressive is that the masterminds behind this venture are some of the best entrepreneurs in the entire US tech market. With their vision and expertise, they are poised to take the AI market by storm!

Right now, they are entering an exhilarating growth phase. The product has been launched, and the response has been overwhelming. They are forming crucial partnerships with some of the largest tech companies, which speaks volumes about the value of their platform. If you're a self-motivated individual looking for a challenging yet rewarding environment, this is the place for you.


Currently, the business does not have a department dedicated solely to the security operations of the company. They have built out a framework of anti-virus procedures, threat and anomaly detection, cloud security and more. This has currently been developed by one individual and the support of a third party MSP. However, they now need an experienced individual to take ownership of the department as they look to grow to 500+ employees over the next 18-24 months.

You will be responsible for driving auditing initiatives like SOC2, NIST, GDPR and more. You will also be responsible for managing the MSP partnership and defining the roadmap for the security team over the course of the next 3-5 years. In time, there will be a need to build out a team around you therefore, prior leadership experience would be valuable. To be considered, you will need the following:
  • 5+ years in a security focused role
  • Prior SOC2 auditing experience
  • NIST 800171 would be advantageous
  • The ability to scale security operations in a small-mid sized environment
  • Security credentials such as CISSP or similar
On offer is a salary between $180,000 - $210,000 along with stock options, bonus, healthcare, 401k, PTO and more. This is a fully remote role across the US.

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Staff/Principal Security Engineer - $180,000 - $210,000