Senior Security Engineer
Our Security team works to create and maintain the safest operating environment for Crisis Textline's texters and volunteers. Security Engineers work directly with network equipment and actively monitor our systems for attacks and intrusions. You also work with software engineers to proactively identify and fix security flaws and vulnerabilities.
As a Security Engineer at Crisis Text Line, you will help ensure that our software and systems are designed and implemented to the highest security standards. You will perform technical security assessments, code reviews, and vulnerability testing to highlight risk, helping Crisis Text Line teams, and affiliates to improve security. You will also work closely with other Crisis Text Line Engineers to design and build proactive methods to enhance our security. You will work on a wide variety of software designs and technology stacks. In addition, you will have the option to specialize or perform research in a number of fields.
At Crisis Text Line, our users come first, and the Foundation team is at the heart of that promise. We build the technologies that transform the way we think about doing business. Whether working on our AWS cloud systems or researching the latest in computer technology, Texters and Volunteers alike rely on us to keep things running. We're back-end experts: protecting your privacy and ensuring your security.
As a Sr. Security Engineer at CTL, you will
NEW YORK, NY
50 - 100
$10M - $50M
Social & Legal Services
Millions of people are quietly suffering every day. They quietly struggle with depression, anxiety, eating disorders, bullying, suicidal thoughts, and more. Crisis Text Line provides free, 24/7 support for people in crisis in the United States via a medium people already use and trust: text. And we use insights from our work to develop and share innovations in prevention, treatment, and long-term care. Crisis Text Line trains volunteers (like you!) to support people in crisis. With over 70 million crisis messages processed to date, the org is growing quickly, and so is the need. Crisis Text Li...ne is a not-for-profit tech start-up, born from the rib of DoSomething.org.