Fremont, CA, US, Remote

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Cobalt harnesses the transformative power of automation to elevate standards of physical safety and security in the workplace. We strive to eradicate mundane, repetitive tasks and empower people to do what they love. Eliminating these time-consuming tasks means workplace teams can focus on serving employees with empathy.
Would you like to be a part of this journey?
Cobalt’s team is changing the way companies approach workplace safety and security. Today, Cobalt robots are responding to alarms, conducting site safety checks and greeting visitors in hundreds of locations across the globe. Our proven robotics platform integrates smoothly into workplace culture and delivers a memorable user experience.
We need your help to take us to the next level.

What You’ll Do at Cobalt

    • Execute Cobalt’s SOC2 Type 2 policy controls and prepare Cobalt for future security certifications
    • Deploy and maintain Cobalt's vulnerability scanning and intrusion detection systems
    • Identify vulnerabilities and deploy patches within SLA
    • Harden Cobalt internal systems against real-world vulnerabilities
    • Manage access-control systems and build towards a zero-trust network model
    • Develop a strategy for and remediate weaknesses within Cobalt's cloud architecture
    • Support sales in answering cyber and physical security questions
    • Design a security training program for all employees

You Are

    • Proficient with Bash/Python
    • Proficient with Linux-like systems
    • Experienced with vulnerability scanning and intrusion detection systems
    • Previously worked in an environment with security compliance requirements (i.e. SOC2, ISO27001, etc)
    • Intense attention to detail and able to enforce security policies
    • Eager to collaborate with, mentor, and learn from your peers
    • Someone who loves diving into many different areas
    • 4+ years of industry experience

Bonus Skills

    • Experience with complex network architecture
    • Experience working in a fast paced startup environment
    • Experience with physical security systems
    • Experience with Docker
    • Experience with AWS cloud architecture
    • Experience with orchestration and configuration languages like Terraform and Ansible

We Are

    • A rapidly-growing startup with more than 150 robots deployed to paying customers across the globe
    • A remote-first (>80% remote) but highly-collaborative working environment where you will be interacting with other engineers to solve immediate problems and guide long-term development
    • A friendly, inviting team where everyone is welcome and questions are encouraged
    • Regularly hosting lunch and learns and robotics discussion groups for the team
    • Committed to kindness, respect, and inclusivity: Our team is built of people from many different cultures, perspectives, experiences, and walks of life.
    • Named one of the Best Places to Work by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and the San Francisco Business Times

Our Stack

    • Frontend: Typescript, React (hooks), Redux, Apollo, SCSS, RxJS
    • Backend: Python, Django, Docker, GraphQL, Postgres, Redis, Uvicorn, AWS, Datadog, Terraform
    • Robot: ROS (Python/C++), Ansible, Ubuntu Linux, Hardware
Interested? Apply now!
Questions? Want to have a conversation about the role? Reach out to Dennis Cui on LinkedIn.
Curious to see the robot? Check out our YouTube.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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