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Senior Software Engineer- Security Workflows

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New York, NY

Posted Nov 15, 2022 - Requisition No. 111628

The Team:

The “Security Workflows” team, part of Platform Security, is responsible for Protecting and Securing Bloomberg's development and production environment, by providing a suite of modern, highly-available, enterprise security tools, which define and enforce security best-practices and govern access control within our enterprise. 

We are a recent team missioned to define the standard for our next generation access control lifecycle and workflow within Bloomberg. Our product sits as a centerpiece of Bloomberg’s Zero Trust security framework to provide a clear standard and a unified platform for managing all security related controls.

What’s in it for you:

This is a unique opportunity to help build robust, reliable and resilient high-scale systems which will power the future of Bloomberg's security and access-control lifecycle. You’ll be trusted to define standards, frameworks, libraries and tools as well as architectural designs and solutions to some of the field’s most challenging problems.

We'll trust you to: 

  • Actively contribute in defining both tools and architectural designs used by the team.
  • Encourage, mentor and train junior team members.
  • Practice and promote the use of a modern software development lifecycle. 
  • Engage with customers to capture and refine requirements.
  • Autonomously develop technical solutions to achieve objectives and required service levels, performance, and economics.
  • Proactively research and follow industry trends, best practices, and open source projects in security engineering.

You need to have: 

  • 4+ years experience as a senior software engineer, preferably full stack for a mission-critical production system.
  • Expertise in software development in some combination of Python or Go.
  • Extensive knowledge in software testing and delivery best practices.
  • The ability to take ownership and responsibility of issues and handle them effectively to resolution.
  • Ability to dive in and research new technologies and bring it into our tech stack.
  • A Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, similar field of study or equivalent work experience.

We'd love to see: 

  • Contributions to Open Source projects especially related to Automation and Security Engineering.
  • Knowledge in major Python frameworks like Django, Celery and Javascript based front-end frameworks such as React.js.
  • Knowledge of containerized application and its orchestration (Docker, k8s).
  • Knowledge of CI/CD pipeline and automation tools.
  • Knowledge of Linux, security, networking and system administration.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, gender identity or expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, sexual and other reproductive health decisions, parental or caring status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy or maternity/parental leave, protected veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Bloomberg is a disability inclusive employer. Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments to be made for the recruitment process. If you would prefer to discuss this confidentially, please email

Salary Range: 160,000 - 240,000 USD Annually + Benefits + Bonus

The referenced salary range is based on the Company's good faith belief at the time of posting. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as geographic location, work experience, market conditions, education/training and skill level.

We offer one of the most comprehensive and generous benefits plans available and offer a range of total rewards that may include merit increases, incentive compensation [Exempt roles only], paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, life insurance, and various wellness programs, among others. The Company does not provide benefits directly to contingent workers/contractors and interns.

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