Senior Security Engineer, Corporate Security

  • GitLab
  • Remote, Canada
  • 16 May, 2024

Job Description

The GitLab DevSecOps platform empowers 100,000+ organizations to deliver software faster and more efficiently. We are one of the world’s largest all-remote companies with 2,000+ team members and values that foster a culture where people embrace the belief that everyone can contribute. Learn more about Life at GitLab.

An overview of this role

Join our growing Corporate Security Engineering team! We are responsible for selecting, deploying, managing and optimizing the security tools used within our Corporate environment as part of our overall security strategy. You will implement state of the art security measures to enforce GitLab policy and prevent unauthorized access. The team is responsible for endpoint security controls and securing key SaaS products such as Okta, Google Workspace and Slack.

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What You’ll Do

  • DLP / Insider Threat - you will assess our current Google Workspace DLP capabilities and help us build a path to maturity by enhancing our current monitoring and alerting capabilities and building a framework for automated Google Workspace data controls.
  • Managed Chrome Browser - you will assist with the rollout of managed Chrome browser to prevent malicious and unauthorized browser extensions, and the restrictions of other browsers for being used for work-purposes.
  • BYOD & Managed Devices - enhancing the security hardening of our devices used for Corporate purposes, whether BYOD or GitLab-managed devices. You will collaborate with the Identity team to implement device assurance policies to build authentication / authorization policies that are dependent on device posture.
  • EDR Maturity - you will assist us in the evaluation of the leading solutions on the market and our efforts to iterate on endpoint visibility and control capabilities. 
    Reduce SaaS sprawl and increase visibility - you will drive the reduction of the number of unapproved integrations within our Google Workspace and GitLab.com environments while minimizing business impact.

What You’ll Bring 

  • API/automation skills with a language such as Python and/or low-code tools like Tines, Workato, Okta Workflows
  • macOS, Linux, VDI and mobile endpoint management skills with tools such as Jamf, Kandji, Automox or other MDM tools.
  • Okta, Google Workspace and Slack administration background
  • Inquisitive mind to question why things are the way that they are and propose solutions
  • Experience creating communication and a willingness to collaborate with a wide group of technical and non-technical stakeholders across the company
  • Excitement about working directly with team members when they encounter issues with security or endpoint management tools
  • Experience working at a remote-first technology company
  • Security certifications such as CISSP, GIAC SANS, or from vendors such as Google, Jamf or Okta
  • Willingness to use GitLab

About the team

A story about what the team does, plus links to the relevant handbook pages. What makes the team interesting, or, what are the challenges the team is trying to solve? Ex. Thanks to our Transparency value, you can see what we are working on in our Team page. You can even see our roadmap and listen to some of our meetings. 

How GitLab will support you

Please note that we welcome interest from candidates with varying levels of experience; many successful candidates do not meet every single requirement. Additionally, studies have shown that people from underrepresented groups are less likely to apply to a job unless they meet every single qualification. If you're excited about this role, please apply and allow our recruiters to assess your application.

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