Senior Application Security Engineer

Full Time
Palo Alto, CA
Areas of Interest: Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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Do you have what it takes to change the world?

MZ is seeking a Senior Application Security Engineer who is driven to work on some of the most challenging security problems. You will use your skills to secure products running on large and complex technology stacks. The role is flexible and will be shaped around your strengths, with either a focus on penetration testing and code review, or developing tools (static/dynamic analyzers, fuzzers, etc.).

What you'll be doing:

  • Can see the big picture: Ability to map attack surfaces, assess threats, and prioritize issues
  • Adaptability: Quickly learn new technology stacks, programming languages, and frameworks
  • Methodology: Know how to review code efficiently and automate testing with simple scripts/
  • Read and write multiple programming languages. C/C++, PHP, Erlang, Lua, and Python are highly valued, but others will help too.
  • Communication: Strong communicator and team player, know how to explain complex issues with simple terms
  • Deep knowledge: Understanding of OS concepts and internals, compilers, reverse engineering

Your background and who you are:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Experience with code analyzers, such as Fortify or Veracode
  • Knowledgeable regarding web application security topics such as OWASP Top 10, and authentication infrastructure (SAML, OAUTH)

Bonus Points:

  • Ability to write complex software in multiple languages
  • Skills in using JIRA
  • Mobile application security (iOS and or/ Android)

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From the beginning, we set out to build something that had never been developed before – a massively-multiplayer mobile game that could seamlessly and efficiently handle the complex concurrent gameplay and interactions of billions of users around the world in a single virtual universe. Executing this bold idea was no easy technical endeavor but what resulted was not only the meteoric rise and continued success of Game of War – Fire Age and Mobile Strike, but a global, scalable platform capable of the simultaneous exchange of data between billions of endpoints worldwide with unparalleled speed, efficiency, and ultra-low latency. The application of our technology reaches far beyond games and provides the infrastructure internet of tomorrow.

Real time messaging, C++, pub/sub, Free2Play, Cloud, Mobile Games, PAAS, Game Development, real time analytics, iOS, stream analytics, Android, Lamda infrastructure, large-scale distributed systems, Real Time Messaging, bots, Live data, Live data messaging, and Live data bots
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Company Industry: Internet
Company Type: Privately Held
Company Size: 1,001-5000