Director of Security Engineering
New York

About Moat

We help brands and media companies push the envelope on privacy-friendly models of advertising, help them make sound product decisions that involve running fewer ads, help make their ads load faster, fight botnets, and strive to de-fund fake news. We are a New York City-headquartered startup with a mission to help the world's top publishers and marketers make smarter decisions through real-­time data. Our analytics and intelligence software is used by The New York Times, Condé Nast, Kellogg's, P&G, Spotify, and hundreds of other major platforms and advertisers, and we have unique measurement integrations into Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, and YouTube.

About the Opportunity 

  • Own application and network security for a major analytics platform that places data collection code on most of the world's top sites and across hundreds of thousands of sites and apps, all told.
  • Be responsible for internal and external scanning and security testing, application and network logging, system patching and hardening, and the secure use of laptops, mobile devices, and wifi networks in engineering.
  • Oversee new hire security training and ongoing security education across the company.
  • Coordinate with all engineering teams across Moat on high-value security engineering projects.
  • Own Moat's security accreditations, and complete security RFIs for partners and customers.
  • Recruit and hire exceptional security engineers.

About You

  • Strong background in overseeing all aspects of security for a modern, high-exposure platform.
  • Strong familiarity with AWS.
  • Strong familiarity with industry standards and best practices.
  • Talent at socializing the how and why of security priorities across scores of engineers.


All offers for employment with Moat are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

Our organization participates in E-Verify.


Other Engineering Positions