Apigee is hiring a

Security Operations Engineer

San Jose, United States

About Apigee 

Digital businesses create value by delivering a connected digital experience to customers, partners, and employees. APIs (application programming interfaces) deliver these connected experiences; they're how apps and systems talk to each other. APIs need to be managed, secured, analyzed, and scaled. That’s what we do.

Want to be part of this world-class team that is building a software platform enabling hundreds of global enterprises to evolve their technology and mobile reach? Want to work at a company that is the leader in an explosive market focused on apps, data and APIs? If this excites you, then Apigee is the place to be!!

About Apigee People

Apigee hires smart people who love to solve hard problems and have fun. We’re passionate.  We love APIs, we love our customers, and we love application developers. We work as a team, fast and focused, learning as we go. We respect one another, our customers and everyone we do business with.

About being a Security Operations Engineer at Apigee

Apigee is seeking Security Operations Engineer. The ideal candidate is expected to help develop and operate Apigee's security infrastructure. Candidate will have experience working in a busy online operations environment and have previously participated in operational support. A strong knowledge of Linux operating systems, along with an understanding of the cloud and security implications of the cloud is required in addition to a passion for security, working with new technologies and pushing the envelope on existing technologies.
 Apigee Engineers are expected to build or enhance their own tools, develop and operate best practices, and always think and act proactively and innovatively. 

Think you might be our next Security Operations Engineer You bring to the table…

• Be the involved in the identification and response to security events at Apigee        and for our customers.
• Have an understanding of enterprise Authentication and Authorization        
   infrastructure and be able to deploy and operationalize such systems.
• Be up to date on current security vulnerabilities, be able to triage new issues and
   rollout appropriate fixes in a timely manner.
• Follow standard practices and procedures to respond appropriately to external
   and internal threats
• Be able to design and maintain secure physical (traditional datacenter) and
   virtual (cloud based) networks
• Troubleshoot cloud security issues with the operations and engineering teams
   responsible for the design, build and operations of Apigee's global network  
• Respond to and complete customer security related requests to SLA
• Create and review documentation and process regarding recurring issues, new
   standard operating procedures, knowledge transfer material, etc.

Successful Security Operations Engineer at Apigee will...

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills to facilitate 
   effective interaction with peers and customers
• Effective organizational skills to maintain a consistently high standard of
   operations in a busy environment 
• Excellent troubleshooting skills and a proven documentation methodology
• Working experience with a cloud infrastructure - preferably AWS
• Knowledge of the Linux operating system and good understanding of networking
• Knowledge or awareness of IT best practice frameworks (ITIL, COBIT),
  particularly Incident, Problem and Change Management.
• The ability to maintain a high level of alertness and attention to detail for
  extended periods
• Experience dealing effectively with customers during problem resolution and
  operating efficiently under pressure
• The ability to correlate system behaviors based on known inter-dependencies
  between those systems
• Effective prioritization and time management


Apigee offers great compensation, work-life balance, health insurance coverage, insurance for your financial protection, and savings/investment plans. This includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, and 401(k). We are a non-accrued vacation time company, whereby we allow as much time you need for personal and vacation matters, with proper management approval. There is freedom in planning the workday with flexible start and stop times subject to the company's needs. 


Apigee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, national origin, religion, physical or mental handicaps or disabilities, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, nor any other basis prohibited by law.

Other jobs at Apigee