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Product Security Engineer in Los Angeles at PayPal

Date Posted: 9/30/2021

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Job Description

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives. We’re a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We’re guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.

Our team is looking for an experienced Product Security Engineer who can plan, coordinate and execute against a growing security program. We're implementing new security initiatives quickly - this person will need to execute just as fast. If you have cross functional experience working on security programs, we want to talk to you!



As a Product Security Software Engineer at Honey, you will:

  • Apply strong security principles across a diverse, global security program with non-technical and technical stakeholders. 

  • Coordinate with internal and external teams to ensure we’re meeting and exceeding policy requirements while setting the expectations on deliverables by driving sprint planning with the security team. 

  • Provide security guidance to Product and Engineering teams on new or existing services. ​



About You:



You have a strong understanding of: 

  • Sprint Planning 

  • Program management

  • Core Security Fundamentals

You have a wide and and high level understanding of:

  • Infrastructure Security 

  • Application Security 

  • Experience deploying security monitoring tools 

  • Compliance 




Bonus Points For:


  • Experience with Web and/or Mobile app security

  • Experience developing automation of security tools and software

  • Experience with Incident response/post-breach investigation

  • Experience with security tools i.e. Nessus, Snort, or Sysdig


Honey is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law.


For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying, or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom, enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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