Security Engineer in Berkeley, CA

Employer: Everlaw

Location: Berkeley, CA

Salary: Equity

Join our rapidly-growing team!

Our fast growing company is looking for an experienced individual to join our company in the role of Security Engineer. The ideal candidate will implement and support our information security practices within our operational infrastructure. The Security Engineer is responsible for ensuring that Everlaw’s infrastructure has sufficient protections from security-based threats. This is a great opportunity to join a growing company and help us reach our security goals. This role will be based in our Berkeley office.

If this sounds like a match, we’d love to hear from you! This is a full-time on-site position located in Berkeley, California.

Please apply directly through our jobs page at:


  • Directly supports compliance efforts with established security, confidentiality and privacy standards (e.g. SOC 2 Type II, GDPR HIPAA, NIST SP 800-53)
  • Maintains responsibility for operational security practices through the identification and evaluation of security protection measures and controls around our technical operations infrastructure
  • Conducts regular vulnerability assessments as well as penetration tests to discover weaknesses in system infrastructure and company practices
  • Manages and implements security infrastructure including automated vulnerability assessment tools, Intrusion Detection Systems (office and cloud), and static/dynamic code analysis tools
  • Monitors intrusion detection systems and antivirus alerts, providing timely response to suspected incidents, performing root cause analysis, documenting results, and working with staff to implement necessary remediations
  • Responsible for reviewing and applying threat intelligence feeds to ensure alerts are effective and up-to-date
  • Provides advice in the development of internal security compliance controls
  • Ensures that production systems are patched against current known vulnerabilities


  • 2-4 years of relevant experience, ideally in a similar environment
  • Clear, fast, and friendly communication skills
  • Intense organization and process-focus, excels at handling multiple responsibilities at the same time
  • Effective in a fast-paced environment with important deadlines
  • Direct experience with anti-virus software, intrusion detection, firewalls, and content filtering
  • Familiarity with the security concerns of web applications and cloud environments
  • Familiarity with designing secure networks, systems, and application architectures
  • Experience planning, researching, and developing security policies, standards and procedures
  • Ability to clearly and concisely explain security concepts and concerns
  • Authorization to work in the United States; please note that at this time, Everlaw is not sponsoring employment visas


  • Competitive salary package with equity
  • Retirement plan with company matching
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid parental bonding leave
  • Fifteen paid vacation days, plus bankable federal holidays


Required Skills:

security python linux amazon-web-services ansible

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