Senior Staff Cloud Security Engineer

Lattice (View all Jobs)

SF, NYC, Remote

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Interview Process

1. Technical exercises based on work we do at Lattice 2. Discussion of a new architecture to solve a real world problem


$181,500 - $281,000.

Programming Languages Mentioned

SQL, JavaScript

This is Engineering at Lattice

Lattice’s Engineering team continuously works to better our product and our craft. We use a modern, cutting-edge tech stack and love experimenting with new technologies. We strive for maintainable, robust, and performant code. We’re highly collaborative and continuously iterative and work closely with designers and product managers. We prioritize not only great technical architecture but also an amazing product experience.

Lattice is looking for someone interested in taking on complex challenges in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and directly impacting the architecture of our cloud platforms, the maturity of our cloud security posture, and our security monitoring and investigative capabilities. 

Who you are

You have 10+ years of professional experience in cloud infrastructure development with AWS, containerization, and orchestration, as well as a deep understanding of security concepts and principles, including encryption, authentication and authorization, least privileged access, and security monitoring and incident response.

  • You have an advanced understanding of software and security architectures
  • Deep experience in performance, reliability, monitoring, and incident response
  • Proficiency in coding and scripting - including experience with either TypeScript or JavaScript
  • Very strong interpersonal skills - must be able to demonstrate an ability to work well with other non-technical members of the team.
  • You seek out the root cause of problems when investigating a security concern, or security incident, and champion improvements over time that will prevent future issues.

You are a great communicator and collaborator.

  • You take care to architect and implement solutions that your colleagues will be able to comprehend, own, and maintain.
  • You are clear and concise in explaining your thought process and in enumerating the tradeoffs made in your recommendations and in your own work.
  • You work well with platform engineering, as well as product managers, to come up with optimal solutions.

You enjoy taking an engaged role in the development process.

  • You love mentoring and guiding other software and security engineers who are newer to the industry.
  • You have experience spearheading planning and delivering the development roadmap for software projects.

You like variety and take pleasure in addressing problems for internal and external customers.

  • You enjoy working with a diverse set of stakeholders, tools, and partner to build and enhance foundational features.
  • You can identify and mitigate the risks inherent in foundational development work.
  • You grasp operational difficulties and devise and create maintainable, scalable solutions to them.


The mission of the Lattice Security team is to enable the business, reduce organizational risk, and build customer trust by proactively identifying, assessing, and mitigating security and compliance risks in the organization, cloud infrastructure, and product.  

  • Provide technical assessments, enhancement opportunities, and process optimizations for the Lattice security monitoring, alerting, and security incident response program
  • Provide technical leadership, and guidance in the secure design, implementation, and maintenance of our cloud infrastructure and key platform services.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive innovation and increase security, confidentiality, data integrity and privacy, and site reliability.
  • You will work with other engineers across a modern tech stack. Our current stack includes React, Relay Modern, GraphQL, Node, and PostgreSQL. We rely on AWS to host our infrastructure.
  • Your work will directly boost Lattice’s bottom line through EPD enablement, risk reduction, and support in building and bolstering customer trust - resulting in reduced customer churn, increased customer satisfaction, and enhanced customer ARR.


The estimated annual cash salary for this role is $181,500 - $281,000. This position is also eligible for incentive stock options, subject to the terms of Lattice’s applicable plans

Benefits: The Company offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Medical insurance; Dental insurance; Vision insurance; Life, AD&D, and Disability Insurance; Emergency Weather Support; Wellness Apps; Paid Parental Leave, Paid Time off inclusive of holidays and sick time; Commuter & Parking Accounts; Lunches in the Office, Internet and Phone Stipend; One time WFH Office Set-Up Stipend; 401(k) retirement plan; Financial Planning; Learning & Development Budget; Sabbatical Program; and Invest in Your People Fund

*Note on Pay Transparency:

Lattice provides an estimate of the compensation for roles that may be hired as required by state regulations. Compensation may vary based on (a) location, as Lattice factors in specific location when benchmarking compensation for most roles; (b) individual candidate skills and qualifications; and (c) individual candidate experience.

Additionally, Lattice leverages current market data to determine compensation, so posted compensation figures are subject to change as new market data becomes available. The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. Lattice reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.


About Lattice

Lattice is on a mission to build cultures where employees and their companies thrive. In an age where employees have more choices than ever before, businesses that put employees first are winning 🏅– and Lattice is building the tools to empower those people-centric companies.

Lattice is a people success platform that offers performance reviews, employee engagement surveys, real-time feedback, weekly check-ins, goal setting, and career planning in a way that allows companies to focus on employee development, growth, and engagement – yielding stronger employee retention, performance, and impact to the bottom line 📈. Since launching in 2016, we have grown to over 5,000+ customers globally, including brands like Slack, Robinhood, and Gusto. 

Lattice is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Lattice is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

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