Staff Security Engineer

Full Time

Would you like to contribute to the success of over 4,000 publisher sites that have a total of 185 million monthly unique visitors?  Do you want to develop a vision and strategy for both software services and enterprise security?  Are you passionate about all levels of security, including systems, network, data, application, and software security?

CafeMedia is hiring our first Security Engineer to coalesce our security strategy into a coherent vision.  You are someone who can simultaneously work on long-term vision and short-term implementation.  You have demonstrated experience documenting a security strategy and plan to achieve it.  You have implemented security controls, best practices, and tooling to educate about, prevent, audit, monitor, react to, and resolve security incidents.

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the job:

  • Broad experience across enterprise, data, networking, application, and software security with deep expertise in a couple.
  • Understanding of the broad set of security tools available.
  • Experience with security monitoring and alerting best practices and tooling.
  • Experience with software or cloud security, preferably both.

About CafeMedia 

CafeMedia’s mission is to build a creator-first future. We empower the world’s best creators and independent publishers to grow thriving businesses for the long term. Under our CafeMedia and AdThrive brands, we manage digital advertising sales and technology and a growing number of services for more than 4,000 creators and independent publishers. We make it easy for them to focus on what they do best — produce great content.  

Our passion and expertise have made us a leader in advertising and creator services. Today we rank as the 9th largest digital property in the U.S. and #1 in Food, Home, and Lifestyle--with a reach of nearly 188M monthly unique visitors in the U.S. alone

The base salary range for this position is $150,000-$250,000. The range provided is CafeMedia’s reasonable estimate of the annualized base compensation for this role. The actual amount may be higher or lower, based on non-discriminatory factors such as experience, geographic location, knowledge, skills and abilities.

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CafeMedia is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe we are most impactful when people with a wide range of backgrounds, experiences, and identities come together with a common purpose. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. CafeMedia is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please reach out to a member of our recruiting team.



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