Security Engineer at Opendoor
San Francisco, CA, US
About Opendoor

At Opendoor, we’re on a mission to make it simple to buy and sell homes. The traditional process is broken, with an average home taking over 90 days to sell and costing thousands of dollars. We make buying and selling a home stress-free and instant. We’ve built an exceptional team, have raised over $300 million from top-notch investors and are growing fast, buying and selling more than $100 million of homes per month.

We’re seeking an exceptional Security Engineer to join us as we define and help create the tools and services to make Opendoor secure and compliant.
As a Security Engineer you will:

Build services from scratch, as well as develop existing applications
Develop technical solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and architectural weaknesses
Improve the security posture of client endpoints and servers
Build security incident detection and response capabilities
Become a domain expert in real estate
We’re looking for teammates who have:

Hands-on security experience in large computing environments
Experience implementing complete solutions by integrating off-the-shelf and custom security tools
Developed security tools in Python, Ruby, or Scala
A track record of contributing to a variety of security projects and tools
A big-picture approach to solving security problems
Experience detecting and responding to security incidents
A sense of ownership for everything you ship

B.S./B.A. Computer Science, Computer Engineering preferred
3+ years work experience in Information Security
Strong communication skills
Who you’ll work with:

Nolan Evans - Nolan was our first engineering hire and now leads our engineering team. Before that Nolan was lead engineer on redacted on the Siri team at Apple and a Senior Engineer at Square.

Visnu Pitiyanuvath - Visnu joined Opendoor from Square, and is an active member of the JavaScript community. He is usually accompanied by his small white dog, Coco.

Daniel LaGrotta - Dan previously led the data engineering team at Addepar. He is also Opendoor’s reigning chess champion.

… and the rest of our team!

Opendoor values Openness

Our team celebrates our diverse backgrounds, being open about who we are and what we do allows us to be better. Individuals seeking employment at Opendoor are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected status under all applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances.

This position is for employment at will and not for any definite time period.