Application Security Engineer

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Facebook's Application Security team is seeking a passionate hacker who derives purpose in life by revealing potential weaknesses and then crafting creative solutions to eliminate those weaknesses. Your skills will be the foundation of security initiatives that protect the security and privacy of over a billion people. You will be relied upon to provide engineering and product teams with the security expertise necessary to make confident product decisions. Come help us make life hard for the bad guys.Application Security Engineer Responsibilities* Provide security guidance on a constant stream of new products and technologiesTake a leadership role in driving internal security and privacy initiativesInteract directly with the security community regarding vulnerabilities and threatsAnalyze, assess, and respond to various internet threatsConduct regular security assessmentsMinimum Qualifications* B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experienceExperience ensuring security and privacy on the internetExperience with an interpreted programming language (PHP, Python, Perl, Ruby, etc)Knowledge of internet security issuesCommunication abilitiesPreferred Qualifications* Contributions to the security community (public research, blogging, presentations, etc)Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at

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