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Software for the next generation of online stores

Security Engineer

$100k – $150k AngelList Est.
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We Are…
Shogun, and we're on a mission to help people create the best eCommerce experiences in the world.

We were in the Winter 2018 batch of Y-Combinator, we just raised a Series A investment, we have over 10,000 active paying clients, and we're preparing to launch a new product in 2020 (you can read more in TechCrunch).

Our teams are fully distributed and global (check out our team page)! We have no office, so we are looking for team members that are comfortable with and motivated by the opportunity to work remotely.

You Are…
A self-motivated and passionate Security Engineer (with experience in Ruby on Rails and/or Go) looking to join our engineering team and help secure our applications and cloud infrastructure.

We're looking for a talented Security professional to investigate threats, triage and resolve vulnerabilities, help to write and implement our information security policy, and build tools that allow engineers to quickly and easily develop secure code.

In This Role You Will...
Help other engineers design more secure software via design input and code review
Contribute to the implementation of secure development practices
Triage and resolve security vulnerabilities in the application layer, including those reports through our bug bounty program at Federacy
Deliver well-engineered, scalable solutions that improve our defense-in-depth
Author and implement an information security policy
Teach and learn from your teammates

You Have...
5+ years software engineering experience
3+ years of Ruby on Rails and/or Go experience, including security responsibilities
Penetration and vulnerability testing experience
Proven knowledge of authentication and authorization

Experience with Javascript, MongoDB, and/or Redis
Experience securing a cloud platform (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc)
Clear and precise written and interpersonal communication skills
Effective time management and organizational skills

We Offer
Competitive salary
Benefits (vary by location)
A highly skilled and dedicated team that is fun to work with.
Remote work – We are a fully distributed team that works from anywhere with good internet. (+13 countries just on the engineering team!)
Occasionally, we hire on a full time contractor basis to begin with. Team members enjoy the same opportunities for great compensation, full time positions, and consideration, regardless of location.

Try Out Shogun
If you want, you can use Shogun to get a feel for the product. We'd love to hear what you think. Here is how:

Create a Shopify Developer Account: https://developers.shopify.com
Create a development store: https://help.shopify.com/en/partners/dashboard/development-stores
Install Shogun on your development store: https://apps.shopify.com/shogun
Create a couple of pages. We will take a look.

Equal Opportunity Statement
Shogun supports workplace diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity/expression, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other protected class

Equity if you care about equity, cash if you prefer cash

Competitive equity

Competitive equity

Fully remote- work from home or we can reimburse for coworking

Remote work

We are a fully distributed team that works from anywhere with good internet


Plain talk about career development, active career roadmaps

Global team offsites, spend time with your teammates from around the world


A highly skilled and dedicated team that is fun to work with

Shogun at a glance

Software for the next generation of online stores

Shogun focuses on SaaS, Web CMS, Ecommerce, and Website. Their company has offices in San Francisco, Austin, Toronto, Ann Arbor, and Ontario. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Shogun has raised $12.1M of funding; their latest round was closed on October 2019.

You can view their website at http://getshogun.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

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