Security Engagement Specialist

Full Time
Seattle, WA
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From developing cutting-edge technology and products to collaborating with exceptional employees, customers, partners and serving our communities, you have an opportunity to make a difference and be successful.


The Challenge

Do you enjoy solving problems and being the go to person with the answers?  Are you able to talk with customers?  Are you interested in seeing how the business works up close and making sure sales go through smoothly?


This job blends technical acumen, evangelism, program management and business savvy with an understanding of security and an eye for detail with timely execution.


The Security Program manager is the hub for Sales, Legal, Engineering, Compliance, Operation and Marketing teams in helping with overcoming customer security objections and concerns about security, as part of the sales cycle and helping to close deals quickly and effectively.

What You’ll Do

  • Support answering pre-sales technical and security questionnaires.
  • Maintain Sales Security SharePoint site, database of security responses
  • and supporting documentation: whitepapers, technical diagrams and other product security documents for the field to use.
  • Develop, promote and support processes that streamline the sales cycle as it involves security.
  • Represent security on sales calls with customers and for contract negotiations when required.
  • Train Account Engineers; Solutions Consultants and Customer Success Managers on the process for engaging with our team.
  • Support Corporate Marketing and product marketing agendas and campaigns as they relate to security.

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Work experience:  At least one year of experience working in security
  • Knowledge & skills:  Must be able to understand software security development best practices, design and architecture.
  • Should understand and be able to articulate the value of common software security concepts such as sandboxing and cross domain protection; as well as common security vulnerabilities; and testing strategies
  • Should be familiar with the ISO 27001, SOC 1& 2 certifications and other security standards and be able to understand and articulate the value of the controls within the different domains. 
  • Communication:  strong written and oral skills
  • Must be attentive to detail and organized
  • Ability to deal with high priority, time sensitive issues
  • Dependability:  meet commitments, work independently, accept accountability, handle change, set personal standards and ability to stay focused under pressure
  • Legal/contract experience a plus
  • SharePoint and database familiarity a plus


At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists. You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our unique Check-In approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.


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Adobe is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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