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Software Engineer II, Platform Security

Abnormal Security

Abnormal Security

Software Engineering
United States · Remote
Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2024

About the Role

Abnormal Security is looking for a Software Engineer II to join the Platform Security team. The Platform Security team owns the Security and Privacy platform services and infrastructure to uphold industry standards for the company’s security posture and customer data protection. This role will design, develop, and release Secure Service to Service communication frameworks and toolings, Customer Data Security & Privacy workflows, and then integrate them with Security Operational analytics and auditing services to monitor, protect, and secure Abnormal infrastructure. The ideal candidate will have

  • Ability to translate Security and Privacy requirements into technical requirements.
  • Ability to facilitate and drive cross team collaboration with product engineering teams to adopt security best practices and secure-by-design platform services and components.
  • Ability to provide white glove support to engineering teams to migrate legacy systems into Platform Security solutions.

What you will do

  • Own and lead the Platform Security features, services, and components for Abnormal microservices such as Zero-Trust networking, Secure Service to Service communications, Customer Data Security & Privacy, Secret Management, etc…
  • Design and develop secure and scalable customer integration frameworks and toolings to integrate Abnormal ecosystem with external applications such as Salesforce, Slack, Github, Zoom, etc… to enable Secure by design Multi Product Platform.
  • Integrate Platform and Infrastructure components with Security Operational analytics and auditing tooling such as Okta, Dazz, Splunk, SIEM.
  • Utilize prior industry experience to contribute and deliver the Platform Security team and the Platform & Infrastructure division roadmap.
  • Reconcile Platform and Security requirements to build a secure platform while enabling global engineering teams to deliver high quality software at high velocity.
  • Contribute to vendor review and selection for related software purchases in key problem areas.

Must Haves

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or other related engineering field.
  • 2+ years of experience as a Software Engineer.
  • Strong Computer Science and programming fundamentals.
  • Experience with system design and cloud infrastructure.
  • Experience with Golang and Python programming languages.
  • Proven track record of leading feature development and delivering high quality software.

Nice to Have

  • Knowledge of Authentication & Authorization and Network Security problem space, best practices, and related technologies.
  • Understanding of distributed computing, CAP theorem, and system design tradeoffs.
  • Ability to differentiate must-have versus nice-to-have Security and Privacy requirements.


At Abnormal Security certain roles are eligible for a bonus, restricted stock units (RSUs), and benefits. Individual compensation packages are based on factors unique to each candidate, including their skills, experience, qualifications and other job-related reasons. We know that benefits are also an important piece of your total compensation package. Learn more about our Compensation and Equity Philosophy on our Benefits & Perks page.

Base salary range:
$147,200$173,200 USD