Senior Security Engineer (m/f) // Wayfair

August 16, 2017
Wayfair’s Security Engineering team is looking to expand with an experienced security engineer in our Berlin office. The team is responsible for safeguarding the security of the business, including internal infrastructure, end-user, development, and customer product security. We engage with every organization at Wayfair to support ongoing projects and processes. We design secure solutions and systems, investigate security incidents, conduct IT compliance audits, discover and mitigate vulnerabilities, and build trusted relationships with our customers both internal and external.


  • Identify and analyze security threats, vulnerabilities, and risks and recommend mitigation strategies for each accordingly
  • Maintain, update, and enforce security policies and procedures
  • Evaluate and recommend new security products for integration in the technology environment
  • Participate in security compliance efforts such as PCI DSS
  • Participate in security incident response
  • Evangelize security within the company and be an advocate for customer trust
  • Review third party vendors for compliance with security requirements

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 5 years relevant security experience
  • Strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-driven working style
  • Experience with security engineering and architecture review
  • CISSP certification a plus but not required
  • Familiarity with software development processes

And finally, our proposition to you!

  • Of course the usual competitive salary, bonus and we share the company with you in stock units
  • We contribute to your gym membership and offer free Yoga classes, as well as Wellness Weeks with massages, workshops and other exciting events
  • The opportunity to work cross-functionally and closely with senior leadership not only in the Berlin office, but also with Boston, London and Galway
  • We offer a vast selection of classes through our learn@work program to enhance your professional and personal development.
  • We want you to connect with your team and fellow colleagues through regular social events
  • We’re in the heart of the Berlin startup scene with lots of space to encourage collaboration and teamwork

About Wayfair
Wayfair Inc. offers an extensive selection of home furnishings and décor across all styles and price points. The Wayfair family of sites includes:

• Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
• Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
• AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
• DwellStudio, unexpected modern design for everyday life
• Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor

Wayfair generated $3.6 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended March 31, 2017. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 5,700 people.

Apply now!
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