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Posted: Sunday, January 7, 2018 6:28 PM


Software Security Engineer
Hoover, AL, US

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ProctorU is looking for a Software Security Engineer who is eager to learn and grow in the security space to join our development team.

The Engineering & Design team gets to innovate and experiment daily with some of the latest technologies in our industry for a product that is paving the way in our space. We are always looking for opportunities to learn, grow, and have fun with one another. Our team has a fun environment that encourages individuality, collaboration, and creative problem solving. On top of that, we have our own ping-pong table, Xbox, PlayStation, and Basketball hoop! Lastly, if you have a pet, why not bring them to the office?

The Role:

- Implementing, testing and operating advanced software security techniques in compliance with technical reference architecture
- Performing on-going security testing and code review to improve software security
- Troubleshooting and debugging issues that arise
- Provide engineering designs for new software solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities
- Contribute to all levels of the architecture
- Maintain technical documentation
- Consult team members on secure coding practices
- Develop a familiarity with new tools and best practices
- Help to monitor and maintain infrastructure security

The Need:
- Minimum of 2 years professional experience as a Software Security Engineer
- Detailed technical knowledge of techniques, standards and state-of-the art capabilities for authentication and authorization, applied cryptography, securityvulnerabilities and remediation
- Software development experience in one of the following core languages: Ruby on Rails, Java, Python with a willingness to learn Rails
- Adequate knowledge of web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services and Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols
- Interest in all aspects of security research and development
- Team player
- Excellent analytical and multitasking skills
- Agile / SCRUM familarity

Doesn’t higher ed deserve the highest standard?

Hoo We Are. ProctorU is the leading authority for online identity and knowledge verification. We help create trust in the knowledge earned online through professional-grade proctoring and multi-factor identity verification. Our premium services are designed to dissuade cheating by combining the benefits of technology, highly-specialized training and personal presence.3,000,000,000 exams, 1,000 institutions, 129 countries

Competitive Benefits Package


Pets in the office

Pet insurance

Sick time for part time staff

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