About the Security Team
At Thumbtack, application security engineers support the building of products and systems that directly impact our customers and professionals to ensure that we are deploying as secure a product as possible. We believe in tackling these hard problems together as a team, with strong values around collaboration, ownership, and transparency. To read more about the hard problems that our engineering team is taking on, visit our engineering blog .
The security landscape continually evolves, requiring proactive measures and deep understanding of emerging threats. Integrating security into the DevOps process necessitates sustained collaboration with development teams. The ideal candidate is experienced in cloud security, Linux, scripting, modern programming, web development, and proficient in mitigating common web application security vulnerabilities.
What you’ll need
If you don’t think you meet all of the criteria below but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we’re looking for someone excited to join the team.
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For candidates living in San Francisco / Bay Area, New York City, or Seattle metros, the expected salary range for the role is currently $180,000 – $250,000. Actual offered salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as calibrated job level, qualifications, skills, competencies, and proficiency for the role.
For candidates living in all other US locations, the expected salary range for this role is currently $170,000 – $215,000. Actual offered salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as calibrated job level, qualifications, skills, competencies, and proficiency for the role.
Thumbtack is a virtual-first company, meaning you can live and work from any one of our approved locations across the United States, Canada or the Philippines. Learn more about our virtual-first working model here .