Senior Security Engineer at Hipages

Engineering, Sydney sydney engineering
Posted 3 months 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 Security Engineer for hipages, a private technology company, you will be responsible for the cyber security of the hipages platform and be influential in championing security best practice within the engineering team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • Help build internal security tooling, to help us be proactive in addressing threats
  • Utilise data to help generate insights into threats, and build solutions
  • Regular and ongoing pen testing of hipages’ changing environment
  • Evangelize security within the hipages engineering team and more broadly

You bring:

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

Your CV:

  • 5+ 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
  • Solid background in multiple programming languages, e.g. Node.js, PHP, React.js, Golang, Python, etc.
  • Experience working in an agile team (Scrum or Kanban)
  • Knowledge of development and integration tools and technologies (eg. CI \ CD)

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!