AppSec- Network&Security

Full Time
Palo Alto, CA
Areas of Interest: Network Services, Test and Evaluation
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This role will partner with our NSBU focused security team. We focus on the following: penetration testing, all manner of security testing, threat modeling and secure design, fuzzing, and invasive testing of our supported network protocols.  This role will help to find security bugs and find ways to fix them and how to avoid them along with taking the steps through methodology and education to help the team avoid them in the future.


  • You will be a subject matter expert in multiple areas of Security/Networking/Storage in order to engage various business units
  • You should have a hacker mindset and be curious to break and tinker with technology
  • Have the ability to identify and explain risks and remediation along with being knowledgeable on current security research and attack techniques
  • Perform application security assessments, including, but not limited to: black-box/penetration testing, white-box/logic testing, and source code reviews


  • 5+ years of C++/Java coding experience with SQL knowledge preferred
  • 5+ years of experience working in an Application Security field focusing on agile development
  • Experience in Python, Ruby, Bash, or other scripting languages
  • Understanding of Linux environments with preferred experience with Linux Kernel and/or Kali Linux tools
  • Knowledge of commonly used application testing and assessment tools (e.g. Web proxies, application vulnerability scanners, fuzzers, code analyzers)
  • Understanding of networking and network based development/problem domain
  • Experience in both web and appliance/desktop based software application programming
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