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Product Security Specialist

Dropbox | San Francisco, USA


Team Description

Our Engineering team is architecting a family of products that handle over a billion files a day. We take on the complexities of technology that affect everyday life, so that people can get back to living and doing their best work.

Role Description

The Security Engineering team is responsible for making sure all our products are designed and implemented to the highest security standards. We are looking for engineers who are passionate about security and helping us build features that will protect our users.


  • Manage Dropbox's security vulnerability bounty program

  • Conduct penetration testing, security code reviews, and architectural reviews

  • Evangelize secure coding practices across all engineering teams

  • Work on new product features to make Dropbox users and data more secure

  • Advise engineers and teams on security issues; you‰'ll be involved with every aspect of engineering here at Dropbox!
  • Requirements

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

  • Strong foundation and in-depth technical knowledge of security engineering, authentication and security protocols and applied cryptography

  • Contributions to the security community is a huge plus

  • Passion for security, and a practical and balanced approach to security issues

  • Independent and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent communication skills, on both technical and non-technical issues

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