Product Security Engineer, Product Software

Posted 25 October 2023
Job type Full-Time

Company's Benefits

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Childcare Facilities

    Childcare Facilities

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description

Product Security Engineer, Product Software

Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 240+ data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.

At Equinix, we help the world’s digital leaders scale with agility, speed the launch of digital services, deliver world-class experiences, and transform people’s lives. Our culture is based on collaboration and the growth and development of our teams. 

We hire hardworking people who thrive on solving challenging problems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, and try new approaches, as we grow our product portfolio with new software and network architecture solutions. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment. that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.

Job Summary

This role is technical, hands-on, engineering role for security specialists knowingJava and having experience with distributed, highly automated environment or adeveloper having understanding of security and open to learn new things.

Your responsibility will be reducing risk and improving security posture by analyzing vulnerabilities and implementing remediations while working within development team.

As a product security engineer, you will be having unique opportunity to be areal DevSecOps and working day to day within development team to delivergreat and secure product to our clients. You will be working very closely withglobal Application Security Team and other product security engineers, ensuringthat your product security is increasing and going along with other products.


  • Ensuring secure connections and proper deployments of microservices and apps

  • Helping developers in threat modeling,

  • Managing configurations of security tools for your product in alignment withother products and Application Security

  • Cooperate on response, communication and remediation aspects of securityincidents, events and breaches, should they happen to you product

  • Audit, analyze and design improvement for application and artifacts used bythem

  • Adopting and improving cloud and infra security controls

  • In limited scope but - application testing and analysis – SAST, DAST,penetration testing

  • Improving security and compliance controls in support of DevOps processes


  • Minimum of 5 years of professional IT experience related to Security and/or Java programming

  • Solid understanding of SDLC and DevSecOps processes

  • Ability to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain andenforce security measures

  • Good knowledge of Java, Spring (Kotlin as a plus) and front end technologies

  • Experience with distributed applications (including configuration of docker,K8s, service mesh, etc)

  • Professional experience with DevOps tooling - ansible or/and chef or/andpuppet, any cloud automation tools like terraform

  • Experience with AWS security services and configuration

  • Understanding of web app security

Advantageous to have the following

  • Understanding of compliance frameworks like PCI, ISO, GDPR and SOC

  • Understanding of AuthN and AuthZ standards and protocols, including OIDC,OAuth, etc

  • Understanding of WAF and its rules management

  • Any security or cloud certification

  • Network security knowledge

  • Experience with Hashicorp Vault

  • DevOps experience

  • Be a talent multiplier who gets the team around them to excel

  • Be persistent, creative and driven to get results relentlessly

  • Exhibit a strong backbone to challenge the status quo when needed

  • Exhibit a high level of curiosity, keeping abreast of the latest trends &technologies, liking the research and finding new vulnerabilities

  • Show pride of ownership and strive for excellence in everything undertaken

Equinix is committed to ensuring that our employment process is open to all individuals, including those with a disability. If you are a qualified candidate and need assistance or an accommodation, please let us know.

Equinix is an Equal Employment Opportunity and, in the U.S., an Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, sex, pregnancy / childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic partnership status, age, veteran or military status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, political / organizational affiliation, status as a victim or family member of a victim of crime or abuse, or any other status protected by applicable law.