From the recent spate of data hacks to this week’s revelation of security flaws in major computer processors, cybersecurity is top of mind for many in the tech world. Expedia, the global travel giant, is no different, and the company is hiring a new security compliance engineer to add to its enterprise risk and securities group.
The engineer will be a key member of Expedia’s security compliance team and will be key to defining and assessing adherence to its security control requirements. The position requires a deep understanding of cloud operational and security processes and the ability to effectively establish and communicate security controls.
The engineer will also need sharp analytical skills and creative, out-of-the-box problem-solving skills. The ability to work well on a team is another must.
That’s one of the current highlights from GeekWork, GeekWire’s job site. Continue reading for more of this week’s top openings, hand-picked from GeekWork’s featured listings, and search for more open positions here.
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Position: Advertising and Membership Coordinator
Summary: “GeekWire is growing its team with the addition of an all-purpose superstar with excellent writing skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment to manage and coordinate various aspects of the GeekWire business. The Advertising and Membership Coordinator will be responsible for implementing online advertising campaigns, project managing custom sponsorships, analyzing campaign data and supporting the GeekWire business team. This role requires communication and organizational chops, working directly with the GeekWire business and editorial teams.”
Position: Freelance Digital Content Creator
Summary: “As a digital content creator for CityBldr, you will conduct research and tell engaging, written stories to inform, captivate, and grow our audience – you will be given credit for your work on our site, develop your own ideas as you become more familiar with CityBldr and our mission as well as being given particular assignments to focus on. Our ideal candidate is proactive, mission driven, a clear communicator, and dedicated to producing top-notch digital content.”
Position: Senior Native App Designer (Contract Position)
Summary: “All Star is seeking an experienced, talented, and collaborative native app designer to join our team. As a strategic individual contributor, you will lead the UI/UX of native app that we are developing. This position requires someone who is comfortable with a fast-paced production schedule, who can adapt their style according to the needs of the audience, and who can collaborate with Product and Engineering teams.”
NOTE: This is a 6-month contract position.
Position: Sr. Rails and Front End Developer [React]
Summary: “Are you an Engineer looking to revolutionize the way people innovate and build software? Do you want to create something that will change the way people think about innovation, and work with cutting-edge visualization, collaboration, and social ideation technologies at the same time? We are looking for highly ambitious engineers who want to work on major aspects of the Aha! product — from the back-end through to the end user experience. If this is you, we want to hear from you!”
Position: Senior UX Engineer (Ember.js)
Summary: “Avalara is seeking a UX engineer with expertise in Ember.JS and a proven ability to solve complex problems and make things easy for customers. Join us in building delightful user experiences that make “sales tax less taxing” for Avalara customers. You will be working with a productive team of UX developers who need the guiding hand of a proven engineering leader.”