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Security Engineer (Security Automation)

  • DepartmentInformation Security
  • LocationIndia - Bangalore
  • Location TypeHybrid

Responsibilities:

  • The candidate will work with the Product Security team to build, maintain and run necessary automation for security and compliance. The candidate will have the following core responsibilities:
  • Lead, design & develop automated workflows using APIs to tackle vulnerability management gaps
  • Research and Implement security-focused tools to defend our infrastructure & applications from risks. Adopt open source, enterprise security scanners to define & automate security development lifecycle processes at scale.
  • Develop custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks. Ensure that security requirements and considerations are woven by automation into the development of each system
  • Work closely with stakeholders to define and enforce security policies and access controls
  • Improve security team efficiency through process automation
  • Work in an agile team, pair programming, and support deliverables
  • Collect & report metrics on automation effectiveness
  • Collaborate with peers to integrate secure DevOps principles into CI/CD pipelines and automated builds
  • Be a part of on-call PagerDuty rotations
  • Drive continuous process feedback improvement

Skills And Experience Baseline:

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrate coding skills in Python, Java Script, Node.js, React.
  • Extensive experience with AWS cloud environment, using its APIs, Serverless Application Model (AWS SAM)  and Lambda functions
  • Experience working with CI/CD (e.g., TeamCity, Jenkins) pipelines and associated tools. 
  • Working knowledge of react, Kubernetes, Docker Containers
  • Experience in general security concepts, OWASP secure coding practices and standards (MITRE ATT&CK, Cyber Kill Chain, cybersecurity detection and response lifecycle)
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field
  • Understanding of Rest APIs and ability to utilize them in the code
  • Experienced in design patterns and best coding practices.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and experience working with remote teams
  • Have an agile, systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong interpersonal skills and a sense of ownership and drive.
  • Unimpeachable integrity, character, courage and honesty

About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently. We combine digital, core, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 540+ insurers in 40 countries, from new ventures to the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.


As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1600+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of applications that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

For more information, please visit www.guidewire.com and follow us on Twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.

Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 
Talent rewards

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We’re proud to shout about our awesome benefits packages. Holistic wellness is a big deal for us. We offer everything you need to support your work and, most importantly, your work-life balance. We’re committed to helping you be the best version of yourself. Inside and outside of work.

FINANCIAL

FINANCIAL

Receive market-competitive pay and incentive programs—because you deserve it! To help future-proof your income, we offer generous support through retirement savings plans.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Keep your physical and emotional health in tip-top shape with health insurance for you and your family, an employee assistance program, annual wellness reimbursement, and access to wellness resources.

FLEXIBLE WORKING

FLEXIBLE WORKING

Work in an environment where you’ll have the freedom and trust to make an impact, with time for your life outside of work.

DOWNTIME

DOWNTIME

Relax and kick back through our generous paid time-off programs. Make a difference in your community with three volunteer days each year. Take your own personal day of rest with My Day. We also offer ample paid leave for all new parents.

CONTINUAL DEVELOPMENT

CONTINUAL DEVELOPMENT

We encourage self-directed learning, giving you every chance to become a better version of yourself, both professionally and personally. At Guidewire, lifelong learning is here for the taking.

CAREER MOBILITY

CAREER MOBILITY

Your career opportunities are only limited by your own imagination. Guidewire’s community is filled with chances to expand your horizons across any of our teams or worldwide‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ locations.