Security Ops Engineer
- Atlanta, GA
The Security Engineering (SecEng) group in the Detection and Response Team (DART) is growing and we are looking for talented Ops engineers with an inclination and mindset in information security to join our team. Our team contributes to the DART’s mission through building and maintaining a set of shared services that empowers teams to protect, detect, and respond to digital threats across Square.
Build systems and services to monitor and alert on the health of our data pipelines and services
Work with the team to establish requirements for system health and automate the evaluation and enforcement of those requirements
Participate in our on call rotation to ensure our platform and customers have support when they need it the most
Passion for tracking and monitoring key indicators of services like uptime, reliability, performance etc.
Experience in identifying, measuring and monitoring service level indicators (SLIs) and automating the threshold alerting for them.
Experience in automating deployment and monitoring processes / tools.
Experience in building automation, frameworks preferably with Ruby, Python, and Go, and using industry-standard DevOps CI/CD frameworks
Experience in performance measurement and tuning of services.
An ability to debug and optimize existing code, troubleshoot outages, and investigate performance issues in a large distributed environment
Experience with setting up telemetry and monitoring metrics dashboards.
Experience or interest in using cloud-native technologies for data processing
Experience in running containerized services in GCP and AWS
Familiarity with principles behind Dev/Ops; embracing risk, eliminating toil, release engineering, etc.
2-3 years of experience working as an Ops engineer.
Experience supporting commercial, F/OSS, and in-house software on both server and client endpoint machines.
Experience creating feedback loops/listening systems for capturing requirements and feedback
Sufficient knowledge of Linux OS system fundamentals and cloud networking
Technologies we use and teach:
Google Cloud Platform products such as Pub/Sub, Dataflow, BigQuery, Cloud Functions, and Google Kubernetes Engine
Amazon Web Services products such as Cloudtrail, Simple Queue Service, Simple Notification Service, and Lambda
Programming Languages: Ruby, Go, Java
We’re working to build a more inclusive economy where our customers have equal access to opportunity, and we strive to live by these same values in building our workplace. Square is a proud equal opportunity employer. We work hard to evaluate all employees and job applicants consistently, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class.
We believe in being fair, and are committed to an inclusive interview experience, including providing reasonable accommodations to disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. We encourage applicants to share any needed accommodations with their recruiter, who will treat these requests as confidentially as possible.
Additionally, we consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment on our team, and always assess candidates on an individualized basis.
We want you to be well and thrive. Our global benefits package includes:
- Healthcare coverage
- Retirement Plans
- Employee Stock Purchase Program
- Wellness perks
- Paid parental leave
- Paid time off
- Learning and Development resources
Square, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) builds tools to empower businesses and individuals to participate in the economy. Sellers use Square to reach buyers online and in person, manage their business, and access financing. Individuals use Cash App to spend, send, store, and invest money. And TIDAL is a global music and entertainment platform that expands Square's purpose of economic empowerment to artists. Square, Inc. has offices in the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia, Ireland, Spain, Norway, and the UK.