Security Architecture - Senior Architect at Auth0
United States of America

Auth0 provides an enterprise-grade platform that secures billions of logins 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.


The Auth0 Security team are looking for a Senior Security Architect to join us in keeping Auth0 and our customers data safe. You will own the Auth0 Enterprise Security Architecture and take a holistic company wide view of security. The work you do will drive the adoption of good security practice across all of our business and engineering teams.


This is an exciting time to join Auth0 as we are growing quickly and this role is an opportunity to make real change to a growing Enterprise.


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


Own, develop and drive the implementation of our Enterprise Security Architecture

Champion industry security methodologies and standards

Partner with Engineering, Operations, IT and Compliance to drive good security practice

Develop standards and best practices for information security

Provide security consultations for teams developing new infrastructure


A strong background in security engineering with proven delivery experience

Extensive experience securing large scale cloud environments and in particular a deep knowledge of AWS security controls

Significant experience securing Linux environments

Proven ability to influence teams to build secure products and infrastructure

Knowledge of security standards and frameworks (e.g ISO 27001, PCI DSS, NIST etc)

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Comfort working in a globally distributed environment with a remote workforce

Extra Points:

Experience working in a global, distributed environment with a remote workforce

Experience with authentication protocols (e.g. SAML, OAuth etc)