Senior Cyber Security Engineer at Hipages

Engineering, Sydney sydney engineering
Posted 19 days ago

Our Story:

We’re hipages.

hipages provides a better, smarter way to connect tradies and consumers and get the job done well.

Our purpose is to make home improvement effortlessly efficient, creating happier homes. We build technology that solves the frictions of an industry ready for optimisation and are on a mission to bring simplicity, trust and create a seamless experience for our tradies and homeowners.

To date, over two million Australians have changed the way they find, hire and manage trusted tradies to get a job done around their home by using hipages. Our team thrives on bringing simplicity and trust to the tradie/consumer experience.

hipages. Change the way you tradie!

Your Challenge:

As the Senior Cyber Security Officer for hipages, a private technology company, you will be responsible for the information security of the hipages platform. You will work closely with engineers, technical leaders, and other key stakeholders to develop and implement an information security program with robust policies, regulations and standards across the organisation. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement an information security program and ensure ongoing compliance in a pragmatic manner
  • Respond to cyber security incidents, providing technical expertise with regards to rectification and mitigation
  • Proactively conduct assessments based on common cyber security frameworks (eg. NIST) and implement policies and procedures to improve the security posture of the organisation
  • Provide security guidance and experience to hipages engineering teams
  • Review project technical designs and stay involved through their implementation to assist hipages engineering staff with the finer points of application security
  • Help build internal security tooling, to help us be proactive in addressing threats

You bring:

We are looking for applicants that have a pragmatic and coachable attitude, effective communication skills with an ability to explain complex security issues to broader audiences. You are passionate about security with a willingness to learn. You are self-motivated and capable of working autonomously.

You are able to articulate the tech vision and direction of the team and will be the gatekeeper, ensuring that the team is adhering to high quality engineering standards and practices. You demonstrate clear expertise in your technical area and are constantly improving the code structure and architecture within your team.

Your CV:

  • 4+ years of experience in security-related fields (code reviews, application penetration testing, security engineering)
  • Skills to test, triage, review and provide recommendations to vulnerabilities
  • Solid understanding of common cyber security standards (eg. ISO/IEC 27001, NIST, OWASP, etc)
  • Experience with AWS technologies, specifically the security implications associated with cloud environments
  • Experience in software engineering
  • Experience working in an agile team (Scrum or Kanban)
  • Bonus:
    • Certification in one or more security standards
    • Experience with PCI compliance
    • Experience with Kubernetes and containerisation

Why join the hipages family?

Our team members really are at the forefront of our business and we empower our team to have a voice, make a difference, help lead the business forward and keep hipages one of the best places to work in Australia. A dedicated high performance team, huge investment in your career development, superior employee benefits and participation within our Employee Share Program are just some of the many reasons to join us, not to mention the free brekkie and the most amazing office in Australia, located in the heart of Sydney CBD!

What you can expect:

At hipages, no two days are the same and our pace is fast! Interesting, meaningful and challenging work within our diverse and inclusive ‘one team’ culture will have you leaping out of bed in the morning.  We regularly refer to our company values to guide our behaviours and empower our team to feel free to be themselves so they can unleash their maximum potential. We are down-to-earth people who genuinely work together as a team to "make it happen".  This is hipages' DNA.

We also love celebrating -  everything! Birthdays, babies, big wins, little wins and anything in between; our company celebration events are legendary! Check out our Instagram #hipagesteam to get the picture.  

Does this sound like the place you belong? Welcome home.

hipages. Change the way you career!