Senior Security Engineer at Fountain (S15)
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Remote (US)
Full-time
3+ years
About Fountain

Fountain is enterprise software that accelerates global high volume hiring. Our customers hire millions of hourly workers annually in 78 countries. Job seekers often struggle to get connected with companies seeking hourly workers due to inefficiencies in their hiring processes, and Fountain makes it easier for them to get offers for work quickly. Getting hired fast eases some of the financial instability millions of families face.

Fountain is a Remote-first company that embraces a work from anywhere policy and offers flexibility on location, so our employees feel free to enjoy the world. Fountain is widely trusted by leading organizations, including Chipotle, StitchFix, GoPuff and Just Eat Takeaway.

We just 4.5Xed in valuation in our Series C, which was led by Softbank and B Capital. We plan on keeping this hyper-growth going this year! Come join us on this rocket ship!

https://jobs.lever.co/fountain

About the role

Fountain is enterprise software that accelerates global high volume hiring. Our customers hire millions of hourly workers annually in 78 countries.  Job seekers often struggle to get connected with companies seeking hourly workers due to inefficiencies in their hiring processes, and Fountain makes it easier for them to get offers for work quickly.  Getting hired fast eases some of the financial instability millions of families face.

Fountain is a Remote-first company that embraces a work from anywhere policy and offers flexibility on location, so our employees feel free to enjoy the world. Fountain is widely trusted by leading organizations, including Chipotle, StitchFix, GoPuff and Just Eat Takeaway.

We just 4.5X in valuation in our Series C, backed by Softbank and Capital B.  We plan on keeping this hyper-growth going this year! Come join us on this rocket ship!

Security at Fountain is vital in building and maintaining the trust of our customers, and your influence on how we write our software, deploy our infrastructure, and evolve our architecture will ensure a safe, secure operating environment and our own peace of mind. Like us, you see security as a competitive advantage—and whether you’re obtaining stakeholder buy-in, patching vulnerable systems, or training new hires, your experience and guidance give you (and us!) a major step up.

What you'll be doing:

  • Collaborating with Fountain engineers to design and implement security guidelines, processes, and features that support a healthy security culture
  • Reviewing and testing the security of features, applications, systems and cloud infrastructure
  • Working with leadership to implement technology, policies, and controls that support our compliance with standards such as SOC2 or ISO 27001
  • Automating detection of security issues and misconfigurations
  • Leading security architecture and threat modeling discussions related to our product and infrastructure
  • Keeping up with the latest security research across various technologies and subject areas

What you should bring:

  • 5+ years experience in the field of security
  • 2+ years experience securing cloud-native applications in Azure, AWS, or GCP
  • A deep understanding of web security fundamentals
  • Familiarity with the entire Software Development Lifecycle, including DevOps, CI/CD pipelines, and application containerization
  • Comfort explaining security risks and concepts to both developers and less-technical audiences

Nice to have:

  • Familiarity with our tech stack (JavaScript/React, Ruby on Rails)
  • Systems programming experience in languages like Go or Elixir
  • Knowledgeable with industry-standard authentication protocols such SAML SSO, OpenID and OAuth2
  • Hands-on experience integrating security and IAM products in mid to large enterprises.

Perks & Benefits:

Flexible PTO & Work Hours

"Work from Anywhere" Policy

Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage

HSA & FSA (Medical and Dependent Care)

Life Insurance & STD/LTD

10 Weeks Paid Parental Leave for Birth/Adoption

Wellness/Gym Reimbursement

Phone Stipend

Remote IT/Home Office Stipend

Learning and Development Reimbursements

Fun, interactive and inclusive team-building events, off-sites, and happy hours

401K Plan

Even if you do not meet all the requirements above, we still encourage you to apply for this position. While we try to be thorough with our prerequisites, not everything about you as a candidate can be condensed into a list of bullet points.

We welcome applicants of any educational background, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, socioeconomic status, disability, and veteran status.

*Fountain is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer—M/F/D/V*

Technology

Tech Stack: We use Ruby on Rails on the backend and React on the frontend.

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