Sr. Security Engineer

Remote /
Tech – Engineering /
About Us: Artera is a biotech startup that develops medical artificial intelligence tests that personalize therapy for cancer patients. Artera is on a mission to personalize medical decisions for patients and physicians on a global scale.

Artera is looking for a Senior Security Engineer to join our Engineering team. As a Security Engineer at Artera, you will be a great problem solver, who enjoys collaborating with others, you also have passion to build and maintain robust security infrastructure and services.

Essential Responsibilities:

    • Collaborate with Infrastructure and Product team to improve Security posture of our product.
    • Ensure our AWS cloud infrastructure is secure and HIPAA compliant.
    • Assist with all security efforts related SOC2 and other compliance requirements.
    • Manage security testing and vulnerability scanning throughout different stages of the SDLC
    • Review SIEM output and report findings to the Security Committee
    • Coordinate with external penetration-related vendors.
    • Ensure disaster recovery plans and solutions are in place and updated.
    • Establish security benchmarks and associated monitoring and alert systems for deviations against approved thresholds.
    • Work with software engineers on infrastructure to identify the tradeoffs of different solutions and recommend the ideal design to meet security requirements.
    • Manage and expand our engineering security training program.

Education and Experience Requirements:

    • Bachelor's degree (Master's degree is ideal) in a technical discipline
    • 5+ years experience in Cloud Security
    • 3+ years experience in DevOps activities in large-scale infrastructure settings
    • Expert knowledge of primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, Route53, S3, WAF, VPN) and IAM implementation and aware of how to secure such services
    • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes is highly desirable.
    • Have experience in compliance standards (HIPAA, NIST, SOC, ISO, and HiTrust)
    • Expertise in cloud architecture and security fundamentals including containers, software-defined networks, high availability design, and server-less computers
    • Experience with Linux, MacOS and Windows
    • Served as a cloud security expert for high visibility cloud projects
    • Experienced in Python, Shell Scripts, Cloud Formation
    • Expertise in multiple domains, including cloud security, web security, and SSO protocols (SAML, SCIM, AD, etc.)


    • Biotechnology
Equal Employee Opportunity: At Artera, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new andinnovative solutions for patients and physicians. As an equal opportunity employer, we do notdiscriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy),physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity orexpression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legallyprotected characteristic.