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Senior Product Security Engineer, Healthcare Security

Job ID: 2607915 | Services LLC


At Amazon Healthcare Security, we are on a mission to make healthcare easy. We are developing a patient-centric healthcare experience that is personal, transparent, and convenient. We are looking for a Senior Security Engineer to join our team.

Healthcare Security Engineers are consultants and partners to Amazon Healthcare developers and product owners on all things security. Senior Security Engineers act as the senior technical resource delivering security support for Healthcare business lines and large initiatives. They are advisors to business leaders, mentor other security engineers, and continuously improve the way we protect our systems and earn customer trust.

Key job responsibilities
- Deliver bar-raising security services both independently and in a team lead capacity, such as design and implementation reviews, security testing, operational security and incident response support, paved path development, security research, etc.
- Act as senior technical advisor to business leaders such as Product and Program Owners, Software Development leaders, and Principal Engineers.
- Identify and deliver on opportunities to automate security processes and improve security-at-scale. Partner with other Amazon Security teams to deliver central solutions and solve highly ambiguous problems.
- Interview and mentor security engineers and technical program managers.
- Collaborate with Healthcare Security leaders and Principal Engineers to continuously improve how we deliver on our security mission.
- Periodic on-call responsibilities and occasional travel as required.

About the team

Diverse Experiences
Amazon Security values diverse experiences. Even if you do not meet all of the preferred qualifications and skills listed in the job description, we encourage candidates to apply. If your career is just starting, hasn’t followed a traditional path, or includes alternative experiences, don’t let it stop you from applying.

Why Amazon Security
At Amazon, security is central to maintaining customer trust and delivering delightful customer experiences. Our organization is responsible for creating and maintaining a high bar for security across all of Amazon’s products and services. We offer talented security professionals the chance to accelerate their careers with opportunities to build experience in a wide variety of areas including cloud, devices, retail, entertainment, healthcare, operations, and physical stores.

Work/Life Balance
We value work-life harmony. Achieving success at work should never come at the expense of sacrifices at home, which is why we strive for flexibility as part of our working culture. When we feel supported in the workplace and at home, there’s nothing we can’t achieve.
Inclusive Team Culture
In Amazon Security, it’s in our nature to learn and be curious. Ongoing DEI events and learning experiences inspire us to continue learning and to embrace our uniqueness. Addressing the toughest security challenges requires that we seek out and celebrate a diversity of ideas, perspectives, and voices.
Training and Career growth
We’re continuously raising our performance bar as we strive to become Earth’s Best Employer. That’s why you’ll find endless knowledge-sharing, training, and other career-advancing resources here to help you develop into a better-rounded professional.


- 8+ years of security engineering experience in a software development environment across all phases of the SDLC including security testing, threat modeling, and code and design reviews.
- 5+ years developing and maturing secure frameworks, technical roadmaps, and paved paths.
- 5+ years contributing to security strategy and collaborating with senior technical and non-technical leaders.
- 3+ years of hands-on experience with programming languages such as Python, Java, Ruby, and C-family languages.


- BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or related technical degree
- Experience delivering high-judgement solutions in ambiguous and greenfield situations.
- Experience designing and delivering solutions that quantitatively reduced the cost of security adoption.
- Experience aligning security strategy to business objectives.
- Experience with AWS services.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $143,300/year in our lowest geographic market up to $247,600/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.