Starburst is the fastest, most efficient analytics engine for a data warehouse, data lake, or data mesh. Our software provides fast and easy access to data, no matter where it lives, with a best-in-class MPP SQL engine that shortens the path to value for data. The Starburst Enterprise Platform
leverages the power of the open source Trino
(formerly PrestoSQL) to query data across any database, making it instantly actionable for data-driven organizations. Our SaaS offering, Starburst Galaxy
provides all the benefits of Trino and Starburst in an easy to use, fully-managed enterprise-ready multi-cloud SaaS platform designed by Trino’s original creators and experts.
With Starburst, teams can lower the total cost of their infrastructure and analytics investments, prevent vendor lock-in, and use the existing tools that work for their business. Though Starburst has achieved a unicorn status and raised $414M in venture funding
from top investors, we were founded with customers and revenue from the very beginning. Our customers love us, we operate globally, and we are proud to be named a Best Place to Work
. Come join our team of All-Stars!
About the role
As a backend engineer for the Product Security team, you’ll work with Trino
’s original creators and experts to exceed our customers’ expectations for Identity and Access Management while also helping to ensure the security of the product itself. Daily tasks will include developing new product features, supporting our product in production, building tools, and collaborating with various stakeholders to ensure the security of the service.
ResponsibilitiesDevelop, debug, and support the Identity and Access Management components of the product including SSO, Role-Based Access Control, and Attribute-Based Access Control. Contribute to secure architecture and design of Starburst Galaxy, SEP or TrinoBuild and implement security solutions across the product lifecycle, such as standalone security tools, CI/CD pipeline integrations, product security features/fixes, etc.Assist in execution of 3rd-party audits, penetration tests, and bug bounty programs.Provide considerate and timely review of your peers' pull requests and design proposals
Some of the things we look forPassion for Software Engineering in general, an interest in Security Engineering in particularExperience developing software in JavaPrior experience with software development in Authentication, Authorization or Audit a huge plusFamiliarity with implementing web based user interfaces in TypeScript using a modern web frontend framework (React, Angular, Ember, etc) desirableDemonstration of ownership, grit, and bias for action - core values at Starburst
At Starburst, we’re constantly striving towards building a place where people come first by creating an environment of transparency, honesty, and respect. We take care of our global workforce by making sure employees enjoy competitive salaries and attractive stock grants, remote-friendly work options, access to quality and affordable insurance, and flexible and generous paid time off to start a family, travel, or just relax!
Headquartered in Boston MA with offices in Warsaw and London and employees across Europe and the Americas, we are committed to hiring where the talent is.
Starburst provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.