Mathworks, Inc. Natick , MA 01760
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Security Engineer in Test
Department: Quality Engineering
MathWorks is seeking a smart, creative, and passionate Security Engineer in Test with demonstrated experience in penetration and product security testing. In this role, you will perform product security testing including penetration testing, threat modeling, vulnerability assessment, and security feature validation. You will work on developing test infrastructure and tooling, as well as authoring automated tests to detect security bugs. You will be a part of our collaborative culture and engage with many cross-functional team members.
Perform manual and automated testing, applying security testing methodologies
Run vulnerability scanning tools, identify security vulnerability owners, and generate actionable reports
Work with owners to successfully remediate identified security vulnerabilities
Work with infrastructure and application teams to provide remediation guidance
Collaborate with internal security team to enhance remediation processes
Automate vulnerability scanning operations and integrate security tools with our CI system
Develop metrics and dashboards for reporting on environment risk and remediation progress
A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, or Cyber Security
Experience with vulnerability scanning tools such as BurpSuite, Wireshark, Nessus, Rapid7 Insight AppSec, Nmap, etc.
Experience working with Penetration Test tools for Threat Detection, Intrusion Detection/Prevention
Familiarity with standards like the Microsoft SDL, STRIDE, or NIST SP 800-115
Good understanding of cryptography standards
Passion for keeping up with current security threats (CVEs)
Strong problem-solving skills
Independent and self-motivated
It's the chance to collaborate with bright, passionate people. It's contributing to software products that make a difference in the world. And it's being part of a company with an incredible commitment to doing the right thing for each individual, our customers, and the local community.
MathWorks develops MATLAB and Simulink, the leading technical computing software used by engineers and scientists. The company employs 4000 people in 16 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, U.S.A. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.