Location: United States
Date Posted: Oct 15, 2021
Travel Requirements: 25% Travel
Senior Staff Software Engineer – Security Architecture
Remote – US
We’re looking for a Senior Staff Software Engineer – Security Architecture to help us push the boundaries of what education can offer through the power of technology. Education is our passion, and our team members bring that to work each day as they aim to advance learning in every region of the world. Blackboard is the world's leading education technology company, providing dynamic products and services to the global education community. We’re focused on driving innovation in EdTech and working with our clients to create a smarter learning environment.
At Blackboard, we believe in the power of a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. As we expand globally, we are committed to making diversity, inclusion, and belonging a foundational part of not only our hiring practices, but who we are as a company.
For more information about Blackboard Inc. and our career opportunities, please visit www.blackboard.com.
As Senior Staff Software Engineer – Security Architecture, you will be responsible for leading the adoption and compliance of consistent SaaS-based security and privacy architecture across all our products and platforms. This role will be instrumental in leading Blackboard to be a provider of the most comprehensive education technology platform available.
The successful candidate will interface closely with the Chief Architect, application and enterprise architects, as well as product development, SRE, and security teams and coordinate security and privacy standards across a broad set of products and services. They will partner with the various stakeholders to advise on the best strategy for security and privacy architecture, aid in research of new technologies and provide crucial input into the design of technology for new service development.
Successful candidates for this position will have a passion for technology and architecture and understand how to apply technology to business objectives and client needs. They will have a wide and diverse skillset, adaptability to change, and strong leadership skills. In addition, they will show strong communication skills, a proven track record of building consensus across larger organizations, and the ability to foster strong cross-team collaboration on technical topics.
Primary responsibilities will include:
This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.
Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.
This position is not available for candidates residing in the following states: CO, CA, MA
Req ID: 559