Security Engineering Manager, Platform Security

Security Engineering Manager, Security Platform

US/Canada (Remote)

Help Shape the Future of Healthcare


MPA Recruitment has been retained by a leading Digital Health organisation to recruit a Security Engineering Manager, Security Platform to join their team. You will be joining an organisation that has grown significantly in recent years to become a leader within the Digital Health sector by bringing much-needed innovation to the stagnant health care industry. Their mission is to help people live healthier, happier lives every day.

The Role

Our client’s security engineering teams are responsible for scaling security in the development lifecycle and managing security incident management. They believe in security by design and follow a paved road philosophy by building or buying tools that we can integrate into their platform to ultimately make it easier for our engineers to do the right thing. Security is everyone’s responsibility, but security engineering is how we make it possible for engineers to ship high quality code to production several times per day with security baked in.

We are seeking a Security Engineering Manager to help them build and grow their security engineering teams. You’ll be accountable for your team’s success. Whether it is coaching team members on a one-on-one basis or driving the team to meet delivery goals. To thrive in this role, you are someone who communicates proactively, enjoys collaboration, and are able to balance technical tradeoffs with delivering customer value quickly and iteratively.

The Security Platform team builds tools which increase the security of their platform and cloud. The team manages encryption infrastructure, cloud services including IAM, and managing security critical infrastructure such as SIEM and tools used by their security engineers.

In this role, you will:


·       Monitor day-to-day code delivery and quality, holding the team accountable for upholding our core engineering values

·       Facilitate good architecture and solutions based on modern software development patterns and practices

·       Manage the growth and development of your team, e.g. regular 1:1s with team members, setting objectives, tracking career growth

·       Identify headcount needs for the team, and drive planning and recruiting to fill these needs

·       Manage the security engineering on-call rotation

About You:

·       5+ years of work experience in a production environment.

·       You are comfortable planning and executing projects from idea to completion

·       You are focused on results, including communicating and solving problems as they arrive

·       Experience with Unix/Linux operating systems internals: filesystems, networking, etc

·       Experience with Cloud IaaS/PaaS/SaaS (e.g. GCP)

·       Experience with configuration management/infrastructure as code tools like: terraform, ansible, puppet, etc

·       Experience with Kubernetes

·       Experience with security tools such as HIDS, NIDS, Firewalls and VPC flow logs

·       Experience with security standards such as CIS

·       Experience securing PHI is a strong plus



You will receive a very competitive salary along with employee stock options and unlimited paid time off.

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