Facebook Application Engineer, Security & Compliance in Menlo Park, California

Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Facebook’s Business Applications team is responsible for building integrated, scalable, and robust enterprise applications. We are currently seeking a passionate security engineer with deep practical knowledge of application security architecture who will ensure our Finance and Supply Chain systems are more secure by crafting creative solutions to harden systems and networks against attacks, and to protect highly sensitive data. You will be relied upon to provide engineers and product managers with the security expertise necessary to design, build, and deliver solutions with no security issues. As a member of Biz Apps, you will play a key role in re-imagining productivity by shipping trans-formative products that serve diverse aspects of the enterprise. This is a full-time position based in our Menlo Park office.

Required Skills:

  1. Understand and enforce security best practices across all Finance business processes and applications

  2. Develop security design standards and practices and enforce the standards are consistently applied throughout development of products

  3. Develop technical solutions and security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities

  4. Co-ordinate with information security teams to evaluate off-the shelf software applications

  5. Monitor suspicious activity, work with information security teams to investigate intrusion incidents, conduct forensic investigations, and mount incident responses

  6. Participate in product design reviews to evaluate for security risks and provide guidance on security controls for authentication, authorization, encryption at various levels, storage, network etc.

  7. Own security across all business applications to hardening perimeter and internal defense

  8. Lead the implementation and enforcement of information security procedures in compliance with standards

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's Degree required

    1. Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) required

    2. Minimum 8 years of working experience in Information Security

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience developing security tools to monitor and resolve security issues, incident response, risk assessment and auditing of Information Security controls for Finance Systems

  2. Experience with security engineering – host security, network security, web application security (web applications, web services, service oriented architectures), and encryption technologies

  3. Knowledge of network defense tools and deployed architectures for perimeter and internal defense

  4. Experience with applied cryptography, key management, authentication and authorization systems

  5. Experience building web applications or security solutions using Java, PHP, Python or JavaScript

  6. Experience working with mobile, database and operating system security

  7. Knowledge of relational database (Oracle)

  8. Experience in Banking Industry or Business Applications (Finance, Distribution, Sales etc.)

  9. Degree in CS or Information Security

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.