GuardRails is looking for talented, determined, and skilled students that are keen to get highly-relevant industry experience in the role of AppSec Engineer. We have openings for full-time internships, as well as part-time roles for students, with a wide variety of focus areas. GuardRails is supporting a rapidly growing number of developers worldwide. You will play an important role in ensuring that we have the best security analysis capabilities in the industry.

About You

You love finding vulnerabilities in applications and are excited to apply your knowledge to many different programming languages. The thought of testing applications, and writing excellent security rules fills you with joy and you can’t wait to scale your knowledge to help millions of developers around the world.

You will be testing GuardRails on many different repositories and open source projects, tuning existing rules, improving their accuracy, and of course, creating new rules. You are excited by the fact that you can release advisories for issues you identify and share your expertise in blog posts and technical conferences. In fact, you may already be doing this.

You are an incredibly motivated, skilled person with a hacker mindset and it is rewarding to you to apply your skills constructively. You are happy to work in a startup environment and wear all the hats that you need to in order to get things done. While you are happy to contribute individually, being part of a growing team of world-class security researchers and engineers is a big plus for you.

Your Experience and Skills

  • You have solid experience in at least one programming language
  • You have a good working knowledge of software vulnerabilities
  • You can dockerize things in your sleep
  • You are self-motivated, organized, creative, respectful, with a high level of integrity and ethics
  • You have a strong command of the English language

You Pretty Much Have The Job If

  • You are a frequent CTF participant with consistently high scores.
  • You have a couple of CVEs/bug bounties under your belt.