Cloud Security Engineer

at Level
Published August 4, 2022
Location New York, NY
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


At Level, we believe using your benefits should be as easy as buying a cup of coffee. We're unlocking the full value of compensation by rebuilding benefits as a simple payments experience - fast, flexible, and transparent. Our mission is to empower people to build better financial futures, and we're accomplishing that by transforming the status quo of benefits.

Level is a B2B2C fintech company comprised of a diverse team from industry-leading companies like Square, Oscar, Google, Uber, and Airbnb. Together, we're creating a new payments tech stack to help employers offer more accessible and personalized benefits for their teams - and this is just the beginning.

At Level, collaboration is our superpower. By leveraging each other's strengths and curiosity, we've been able to build a best-in-class product, culture, and business. Plus, our employee benefits are so awesome that we let our customers buy them too.

What You'll Do: .

  • Perform penetration testing of cloud environments.
  • Help with configuration and testing of networking in the cloud (including segmentation testing).
  • Lead the configuration of cloud-based network and application firewalls (Security Groups, Network ACLs , AWS Network Firewall, WAF).
  • Support the configuration and management of Intrusion Detection and Prevention tools.
  • Collaborate with development teams on cloud application architecture, and perform related design and code reviews.
  • Apply working knowledge of security configuration and threat detection in Kubernetes.
  • Represent cloud security in customer meetings and due diligence.
  • Support security incident response.
  • Contribute to security and compliance audits including PCI, ISO-27001, SOC2, and HIPAA

Who You Are:

  • A passion for working on motivated teams and helping people make better decisions around their benefits
  • Desire to help foster a culture of security at Level
  • You keep up with changing threats and can apply knowledge accordingly.
  • Knowledge of cloud security threats and mitigations, such as account hijacking, privilege escalation, and ransomware attacks.
  • Familiarity with other security challenges inherent to cloud and containerized environments, including AWS, GCP, and Kubernetes.
  • Familiarity using Terraform, Python, and shell scripting.
  • Bonus: Experience with Go, TypeScript, and React.
  • Understanding of DevOps related tools.
  • Understanding and practice of working with and protecting sensitive information.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Remote first, with an office in NYC as an option to come in
  • 100% paid medical for you and 80% for your dependents, 100% covered dental and vision through Level for you and your dependents
  • Flexible paid time off: take the time you need when you need it! Plus, get up to 10 days of paid sick leave per year
  • Fully paid parental leave: up to 14 weeks for primary and 8 weeks for secondary caregivers
  • Food, wellness, and office funds via our own Level product
  • Quarterly company sponsored events
  • Internal learning and development programs
  • Have the chance to work at a leading innovator and trailblazer in the world of benefits and payment

Level is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer . We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. Please apply to this role if you feel you are a good fit, regardless of your race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual preference, sexual identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military status, or any other perceived limiting factor. We welcome applicants from all walks of life.

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