Sr. Security Engineer - DevSecOps & Automation

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Sr. Security Engineer - DevSecOps & Automation

  • Remote, United States
  • Remote, Florida, United States
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

Citrix Mission

At Citrix, our Mission is to deliver an intelligent digital workspace experience that empowers all employees with unified, secure, and reliable access to all the work resources we need to be productive and do their best work – anytime, anywhere. We provide work solutions for any workspace platforms and seamless integration across all Apps. Citrix provides products and IT (Information Technology) solutions to collaborate work management, provides modern and consistent User experience across all devices and through application integration, workflow automation and our Cloud based technology and zero trust security, enabling our clients and end-users with the best enterprise performance, modernization, and security!

At Citrix, we provide Engineering Teams with a fantastic opportunity to grow and enhance your technical skills, while working with some of the latest cutting-edge Software and Cloud-based technologies. Citrix has been ranked #11 on The Fortune Best Workplaces in Technology in 2021. More than 400,000 companies around the world, including 99 percent of the Fortune 500, rely on Citrix digital workspace solutions to provide secure, reliable access to the applications and information their employees need to engage and be productive. Currently, Citrix has over 100 million Users World-wide. Our Culture is strong, inclusive, vibrant, and crucial to how we work and serve our customers and partners. Citrix's Pillars of Core Values are Integrity, Respect, Curiosity, Courage and Unity!

You are a penetration tester or security engineer who is looking to deepen their knowledge by working across a diverse and exciting security technology areas including cloud, networking, mobile, virtualization and Windows/Mac/Linux. You have previous experience either penetration testing or in security engineering obtained through further education combined with experience. If you have 2 or more years of security engineering experience, we’d love to speak with you! This role can sit remote in any US state.


Position Overview:

As a senior security engineer at Citrix you will get wide exposure to cutting edge and varied technologies, working across the entire software development lifecycle from supporting agile development including systems design and architecture, through to penetration testing and finding vulnerabilities in live systems.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Architectural and design review using techniques such as threat modelling to identify risks and put in place remediation activities during the early design stages.
  • Secure code review of diverse platforms in a wide variety of programming languages and technologies such as .NET, C, C++, Java, Javascript, and Python.
  • Security automation such as fuzzing, dynamic and static analysis.
  • Penetration testing of Citrix cloud services and Enterprise software solutions.
  • Provide security training and advice to engineering teams on all aspects of security, working with them to review security fixes.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 4 years of Security experience
  • Expert in at least 3 of these areas in security – System, Web, Network, Mobile, Cloud, Windows, Cryptography
  • Experience in security engineering for a software development house
  • A candidate with experience of at least one of the following: Penetration testing, secure code review, security automation, cryptography, and architectural design review.
  • A good knowledge of a range of common software security vulnerabilities and experience of finding them in at least one of the following: Web applications, operating systems, mobile apps, networking, virtualization and cloud.
  • Proficiency in a programming language(s) (e.g. C, C++, Python)

Preferred Qualifications

  • You'll also have the team and personal skills to be able to work and collaborate effectively across the organization including developers, architects, product managers and engineering leadership.

Why work for Citrix


This is an opportunity to work with one of the most innovative and forward-thinking Technology Companies on Planet Earth! Working alongside some of the brightest, most talented, and passionate people around. This is a great opportunity to work with high-impact teams! As a member of this Engineering team, you'll be uniquely and strategically positioned to work on cool and exciting projects that will have a direct and positive impact for our Customers/Users, our Enterprise Clients and Partners within numerous industries, well into the future!


At Citrix, we want to set you up for a successful career with us! This opportunity provides an excellent career path and advancement opportunities. We provide an environment where people are allowed to do their best work. We believe in collaboration, ideation, experimentation, and innovation. We empower teams to enhance their skills, learn, grow, collaborate, create, succeed, and deliver. We're an innovative engine for our Colleagues, Communities, Customers and Users in the Digital Marketplace!


The work at Citrix is exhilarating, and that’s what makes it a whole lot of fun! Let’s embark on this next great adventure together! Imagine a better way to work! We’d love to talk to you we want to talk to YOU!

Apply today!

Functional Area:

Security Engineering

What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

At Citrix, our employees perform extraordinary acts of creativity and service every day. We provide benefits and rewards that meet the diverse needs of our employees by offering competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and equitable rewards opportunities for all employees. In the state of Colorado, the salary for this role generally ranges from $136,880 -$171,100 but may vary depending on your qualifications including job-related education, training, experience, licensure, and certification, that could result at a level outside of this range. Certain roles are eligible for additional rewards, including annual bonus, sales incentives, and/or stock depending on the terms of the applicable plan and role as well as individual performance. Benefits may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Citrix and the country where you work. U.S. based employees are typically offered access to healthcare, life insurance and disability benefits, 401(k) plan and company match, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), and education assistance program, among others.

Citrix uses applicant information consistent with the Citrix Recruitment Policy Notice at

Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at for assistance.

By applying, you are giving Citrix consent to be considered for future openings of other roles of similar qualifications.

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