Overview

Salesforce is looking to add to our expanding infrastructure security team. We’re seeking a System Security Engineer who is passionate about security, and has had hands-on experience with infrastructure at a cloud scale.  Salesforce Infrastructure Security group manages a fast-paced and constantly growing environment that seeks to implement cutting-edge technology to secure the infrastructure behind one of the world’s largest business driving technologies.  As a Senior Systems Security Engineer, you understand Unix/Linux or similar systems, have confidence in general networking knowledge, and have an interest in growing as a cyber security professional.

 

Salesforce.com is currently seeking a System Security Engineer who is passionate about security, and has had hands-on experience with infrastructure at a cloud scale.  Salesforce.com’s Infrastructure Security group manages a fast-paced and constantly growing environment that seeks to implement cutting-edge technology to secure the infrastructure behind one of the world’s largest business driving technologies.

 

Responsibilities:

Build and deploy systems
Configuration management
Definition and enforcement of system security policies
Definition and implementation of authorization/authentication services
Research/implement new security technologies
Management/Review of system security configuration and architecture
Security incident response in coordination with other teams across the company and/or externally as required
Formulating and implementing monitoring, policies, procedures and standards relating to system security
Participation in a 24×7 on-call rotation on a periodic basis
Support ongoing and new security/compliance initiatives
Some travel may be required
This is a full-time position at our engineering office
Job level dependent on experience
Required Skills/Experience:

BS/BEng/BTech degree, or equivalent work experience
Demonstrated solid understanding and experience of Linux Systems administration
10+ years experience deploying and managing infrastructure (Identity, Access, Authentication, Authorization, Accounting)
10+ years experience in a high-availability 24x7x365 environment with highly structured change management
Strong technical understanding of system and network fundamentals
Desired Skills/Experience:

RedHat Certification or equivalent
Automation/scripting skill for configuration management/monitoring, especially python and puppet
Experience with cloud scale Identity, Access, Authentication, Authorization, Accounting services
Excellent English communication skills – written and oral
Company Overview:

Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world’s #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes’s “World’s Most Innovative Company” five years in a row and one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” eight years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for “family”) made up of our employees, customers, partners, and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world!​

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