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Security Engineer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$121,067
$6,900
Additional Cash Compensation
$127,967
Total Compensation
Median: $121K
Min: $65K
Max: $156K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Boston is $121,067. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Boston is $6,900. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Boston is $127,967. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Boston.

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Security Engineer jobs in Boston

Sr. Cloud Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+50
We’re looking for a senior engineer to join our rapidly growing security team. In this role, you’ll help our engineering organization to identify, triage, and remediate security issues. You’ll also work in tandem with our engineering teams to think about and act on security challenges through all phases of software development, and to help us design and build new features to enhance the security of the Toast platform. The Toast security operations center (SOC) is growing and focused on building capabilities to monitor, detect, and respond across our environment. As a senior member you’ll be a major contributor to helping build the SOC and contribute to our vision. We are focused on an aspect of security that’s in its infancy by operationalizing cloud, application and mobile device security. These are the attack surfaces you would tackle with a welcomed creative approach. The ideal candidate is someone that can under take the “mindset of an attacker” and apply it to defense. You would be the SOC’s cloud security resource and lead engineering efforts to bolster our security posture. You are someone who stays abreast with emerging threats, embraces the security community, and seeks to contribute to it. We love security innovators who are always thinking about new and interesting solutions to keep pace with ever changing security landscape.

Principal Cloud Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+35
ABOUT HOPPER At Hopper, we’re on a mission to make booking travel faster, easier, and more transparent. We are leveraging the power that comes from combining massive amounts of data and machine learning to build the world’s fastest-growing travel app -- one that enables our customers to save money and travel more. With over $235M CAD in funding from leading investors in both Canada and the US, Hopper is primed to continue its path toward becoming

Staff Engineer 1 - Product Security

Waltham
2 months ago
+59
Serve as the Application Security Engineer for Carbon Black products (cloud and on-premises). Engage with various engineering teams across Carbon Black to perform security reviews of the architecture, design, and code throughout the SDLC process. Collaborate with engineering teams to perform threat modeling for the proposed architecture. Perform technical security assessments of existing and new products and work closely with the engineering teams to ensure that findings are addressed by the engineering team. Work with product architects to provide remediation and potential fixes for security issues found from pen tests, static (SAST) and dynamic (DAST) code, analysis and provide recommendation on remediation. Provide technical inputs for security evaluations like SOC 2, GDPR, FIPS, Common Criteria and FedRamp. Provide remediation recommendation for third-party component vulnerabilities used within Carbon Black products. Clearly communicate the security plan - including the risks and controls in place for key stakeholders.

Sr. Cloud Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
3 months ago
+35
Build, monitor and proactively manage the security of our AWS environment. Evaluate, architect, implement, and support security-focused tools and services. Independently design, develop, deploy and maintain security management technologies in all phases of an agile service development and deployment life cycle. Designs, integrates, and tests a suite of tools for security management of multi-tenant private and public cloud application services. Recommends configuration changes to improve the performance, usability, and value of cyber analysis tools. Develop prototype resource definitions in AWS and Azure using infrastructure as code processes and tools. Advise and consult with service teams on risk assessment, threat modeling, and vulnerability remediation. Integrate knowledge of Cloud Security fundamentals, including cryptography and the shared responsibility model into our services.

Sr. Security Solutions Engineer (Post-Sales)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+31
Our Security Solutions Engineering organization is looking to add a passionate, motivated, and customer-driven Post-Sales Engineer to drive customer success through mastering our world-class technology, solving complex security problems, and delivering security insights to reduce risk. Serving as a security advisor, you will partner with our Customer Success team to understand customers’ requirements, use-cases, and challenges in order to promote customer engagement and success.

Sr. Security Solutions Engineer (Post-Sales)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+31
Maintain extensive knowledge of Threat Stack’s Cloud Security Platform and offerings. Partner with the Customer Experience team to define customer requirements, use-cases, and business objectives to drive customer adoption and growth. Manage and accelerate technical implementation through deployment, system configuration, and Platform enablement. Provide consultative insights on identified risk, security implications, and best practices to promote security awareness and drive overall risk reduction throughout the partnership. Capture feature requests and general feedback to share with Product Management, Engineering, and Marketing teams. Effectively lead solution demonstrations for executive level and technical customers to support customer renewals and expansion opportunities. Work in a collaborative environment and provide guidance to direct team members and other business units. Remain abreast with new technologies, emerging threats, and trends related to Information Security and DevOps.

Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
DataRobot is looking for an Information Security Engineer to be part of the information security team that defines, builds, and deploys security monitors and alert solutions that continuously protect our critical information assets. The Information Security Engineer will also ensure compliance with corporate and regulatory policies/standards and help institute industry best practices.

Security Engineer - Active Defense

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
+39
As a Security Engineer on the Active Defense team you will build software for detecting and responding to threats in Datadog's infrastructure. You will operate as a threat detection and response subject matter expert and incident responder. By using existing platforms, building new tools and practicing your honed craft you will help secure Datadog as we seek to better serve the customers who rely on us every day.

Security Sales Engineer - West

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
Rapid7 is looking for a motivated individual to join our Americas pre- sales organization. The Security Sales Engineer will work with the sales team in a pre-sales role to develop and position solutions involving Rapid7’s security solutions. They will work as an equal partner with our sales team in matching up customers with Rapid7's security solutions. If you are comfortable going toe-to-toe in a technical discussion with engineers and then shifting gears and having a brass-tacks business conversation with a CIO, this may be the opportunity for you.

Security Engineer – SecOps

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+21
We're looking for a security engineer to join our team and help us continue to move both fast and safely so we can have the most impact on the outcomes of patients facing serious diseases. We want a security team that builds automated tools and pipelines to help make security and compliance here at PathAI easy, instant, and omnipresent. If you're the right candidate, you'll be part of the team in no time:

Security Engineer - Backend Development

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+39
As a backend engineer on our Security team, you will build the next generation security infrastructure platform that protects our organization. This team gives our service a competitive advantage in security and reliability. You will work with product and internal teams to meet the evolving security needs of our high-throughput, low-latency distributed systems. Your work will impact not only Datadog’s infrastructure, but our customers’.

Sr. Security & Compliance Engineer

Greater Boston Area
3 weeks ago
+46
This position is also responsible for key aspects of Nuance’s security governance and compliance program within the Healthcare Site Reliability Engineering (HCSRE) Team.   This role will work alongside Healthcare Site Reliability team to understand existing solutions and provide advice in control implementation.  Also, build compliance programs including detailed exception reporting and monitoring requirements. Will plan and lead compliance testing controls assessment and documentation across all domains for HITRUST, ISO27001, SOCII, and other compliance requirements as needed.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Security Engineer salary ranges in Boston are $110k - $120k and $140k - $150k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $131,333 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $128,000 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $119,667.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $147,333. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $87,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $67,882
Min: $36K
Max: $90K
Software Test Engineer $96,000
Min: $68K
Max: $125K
QA Engineer $96,146
Min: $70K
Max: $161K
Junior Software Engineer $99,500
Min: $94K
Max: $105K
Salesforce Developer $101,357
Min: $76K
Max: $110K
Front End Developer $101,690
Min: $62K
Max: $150K
Automation Engineer $107,000
Min: $82K
Max: $158K
Software Engineer $112,704
Min: $75K
Max: $160K
Android Developer $113,047
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Engineer $114,150
Min: $73K
Max: $165K
iOS Developer $114,700
Min: $77K
Max: $179K
Sales Engineer $115,011
Min: $55K
Max: $178K
Security Engineer $121,067
Min: $65K
Max: $156K
DevOps Engineer $122,309
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Game Developer $124,000
Min: $124K
Max: $124K
Data Architect $131,342
Min: $80K
Max: $185K
Senior Software Engineer $131,981
Min: $90K
Max: $185K
Site Reliability Engineer $133,000
Min: $133K
Max: $133K
Hardware Engineer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Systems Engineer $137,000
Min: $137K
Max: $137K
Machine Learning Engineer $138,000
Min: $138K
Max: $138K
Database Administrator $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Engineering Manager $147,020
Min: $109K
Max: $205K
QA Manager $147,875
Min: $136K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $162,152
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Lead Software Engineer $165,000
Min: $165K
Max: $165K
Data Engineering Manager $172,000
Min: $172K
Max: $172K
Director of Software Engineering $180,438
Min: $155K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $190,886
Min: $90K
Max: $260K
Vice President of Engineering $202,000
Min: $120K
Max: $272K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Boston

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Security
1% have this skill
2
Linux
1% have this skill
3
Javascript
0% have this skill
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C
0% have this skill
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Python
0% have this skill
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.NET
0% have this skill

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Boston

$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$147,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $147,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$128,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $128,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$5,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Analyst reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
500+ Employees
Boston
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