Remote Software Security Engineer

Location San Diego, CA 92073
Date Posted March 26, 2021
Job ID 6998
Employment Type Direct Hire

Scion Technical Search has been engaged to conduct a search for a Remote Software Security Engineer on behalf of their client, a household name in the consumer electronics industry!

Ideally, this engineer would come from a background in software development using one or more major server side languages (Java, Python, C++ etc.), who has shifted their career in the last 2+ years toward software security, but the security experience will of course be the decision maker.


  • Competitive starting salary DOE
  • Fully remote work situation
  • Direct-hire, full-time employment
  • 401k offered with 5% match
  • Premium Health, Dental and Vision benefits
  • 15% yearly bonus
  • Attractive RSUs offered
  • Empowering work environment!

What you will be doing:

  • Investigating and identifying potential security design risks and actively creating plans to mitigate these potential vulnerabilities
  • Performing vulnerability assessments on native software using a variation of white and black box testing methods
  • Developing, maintaining and launching security analysis tools utilizing programming language of your choice
  • Performing and overseeing penetration testing for our clients applications both mobile and web
  • Managing vendor relationships as needed to mediate specific security bug issues and to ensure customer trust and privacy protection

What you will need:
  • 5+ years of professional experience in software engineering
  • 1+ years of experience in a software security or related role
  • Ideally local to the Greater San Diego area

How to apply:

Please apply directly to this posting with a copy of your resume in .doc format.

About Our Firm

Scion Staffing is an award-winning staffing firm headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Over the past few years, our firm has had the pleasure of successfully assisting hundreds of local employers. No matter the requisition or size, our track record and recruitment process has made us one of the top national recruitment firms.

Additional information about our firm and success can also be found online at or in the  Business Times list of top staffing firms.

Scion Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief. We are committed to the principals of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.

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