Senior Full Stack Application Security Engineer


Austin, TX, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 01/08/2021
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  • Company Address: 201 Mission Street Suite 2900, San Francisco, CA, 94105

About ForgeRock

ForgeRock is redefining identity and access management for the modern web including public cloud, private cloud, hybrid cloud, and enterprise and mobile environments. ForgeRock products support mission-critical operations with a fully open source platform. ForgeRock’s Open Identity Stack powers solutions for many of the world’s largest companies and government organizations.

Job Description

The Role:
The ForgeRock Autonomous Engineering team is building the next generation of identity and access management powered by AI/ML approaches. The team is rapidly evolving the Autonomous Identity solution to address key use cases in cybersecurity, consumer privacy and regulatory compliance.  Create product security features for Autonomous products.


What you will be doing:

  • Explore various IAM datasets and develop ML algorithms to solve security problems
  • Design clean abstractions and API specifications to implement customer use cases
  • Write efficient unit and integration tests to automate quality and the release pipeline
  • Build modular code emphasizing readability, security, and clean dependency management
  • Create data pipelines that efficient transform raw data into meaningful insights and predictions
  • Leverage continuous delivery tools to securely deploy microservices to various environments and ensure SLAs for uptime, latency and throughput across multiple data centers.


If you find yourself checking off most of the below, this could be the position for you!

  • Experience building web applications and support their production usage
  • Broad experience designing and developing various layers of the app include UI, API & DB
  • Knowledge of software design patterns and principles of distributed systems
  • Strong ability to lead product security and represent the development team with customers
  • Firm grasp of OWASP Top 10 and CWE Top 25
  • Expertise with threat modeling and remediation
  • Experience with building authentication and authorization layers of the application
  • Strong understanding of cryptography and encryption of data at-rest and in-transit
  • Very comfortable with security testing tools including SAST and DAST tools: BERT, Acunetix360, Checkmarx, SysDig, Whitesource, Fortify
  • Experience with Test Driven Development covering Unit, Integration and API tests.
  • Willingness, when needed, to do UI, Dev-Ops, CI/CD, Documentation any development tasks need to get still done.
  • Multi-tenant SaaS experience is a big plus.
  • Knowledge of AI/ML approaches, Identity and Access management solutions a plus


Life at ForgeRock:

We believe in and facilitate a flexible, collaborative work environment. We’ve grown enormously, but remain true to the innovative, can-do startup values that got us here. Most important of all, we keep hiring talented, smart, fun, and genuinely nice people because that’s who we want to succeed with every day. Below are just a few of the great things we have to offer at ForgeRock:

  • A great team of smart, fun and genuinely nice individuals.
  • Awesome company culture focused around providing a flexible and collaborative work environment
  • Regular office bonding events, from lunches and happy hours to group offsites and hack-days
  • Well-stocked fridges, whether you’re hungry or thirsty
  • Competitive benefits and perks
  • We’re Mac-friendly!
  • Generous employee referral bonus program
  • Amazing offices across the globe – San Francisco HQ; Vancouver, WA; Austin, TX; Munich, Germany; London & Bristol, UK; Grenoble & Paris, FR; Oslo, NO; Singapore, Australia & counting!

ForgeRock is the collective sum of all our individual experiences, backgrounds and influences and we pride ourselves in growing and learning together. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone’s individuality is respected and everyone has an Identity. In recruiting for new colleagues, we welcome the unique contributions you can bring and encourage you to be your best self.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.