Infrastructure Security - Security Engineer(Remote) at Auth0
United States of America

Auth0 provides an enterprise-grade platform that secures billions of log-ins every year. The company makes it easy to implement even the most complex identity solutions for their web, mobile, IoT and internal applications, as well as sophisticated identity management for employees, customers and partners. Auth0 has raised over $54 million from Meritech Capital, NTT DoCoMo, Trinity Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, K9 Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank, Founders Co-Op, Portland Seed Fund and NXTP Labs.


Thousands of enterprises and millions of users worldwide depend on Auth0 for authentication and authorization of their most mission-critical apps, APIs and IoT devices. Auth0’s top priorities are availability and security.


Auth0 allows anyone to authenticate and authorize users, applications, and APIs with any identity provider running on any stack and any device. Security is at the core of our product and the security of our customers and their data is paramount. We are looking for a Senior Security Engineer to join us in keeping Auth0 and our customers data safe.


The Security Operations team builds, owns and maintains the critical security infrastructure that provides visibility into Auth0’s production operations. We are looking for an engineer who is passionate about making reliable and scalable infrastructure. You will build tools and drive automation - removing any manual process that will prevent the security team maintaining coverage as Auth0 grows.


This is an exciting time to join Auth0 as we are growing quickly and this role is an opportunity to drive the expansion of our Security Operations team.


*To be considered, please apply using your most-updated CV or resume. Cover letter preferred, but not required.


Design, build and maintain the systems that help keep Auth0 secure.

Develop tools to test, monitor and enforce security policy.

Demonstrate the effectiveness and coverage of these systems.

Automate security process to reduce as much manual process as possible.

Own and improve our security monitoring pipeline.

Support and contribute to our chatops culture.

Participate in the on-call rotation to support the infrastructure and respond to security events.


A grounding in information security principles and a strong interest in security.

A background in Development or Operations.

Proficiency in at least one programming language (e.g. Python, Node, Go etc.).

Strong Linux experience.

Experience with log collection and storage (e.g. ELK/EFK stacks, Sumo Logic etc).

Experience with the administration of AWS.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

You should be comfortable working in a global, distributed environment with a remote workforce.

Extra Points:

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent educational or professional experience and/or qualifications

A passion for infrastructure as code and have used tools such as Terraform and CloudFormation

Experience running a vulnerability management programme

You have used configuration management tools (e.g. Salt Stack, Ansible, Puppet, etc)

You write readable, maintainable code and have experience managing source code with git