Information Security Engineer

IT Operations | Seattle, WA

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Seattle, Washington
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Since its founding in 2002, Big Fish has been the world’s largest producer and distributor of casual games, with titles which continuously land us at the top of app store charts. Today, we’re bounding into the mid-core space, exploring new and exciting forms of gameplay, and producing more fun than ever! Big Fish is home to six individual studios, each with its own unique style of game-play. Together, we’re united under a common goal: to produce and develop the very best in mobile gaming, and bring fun and entertainment to our millions of customers across the globe!


The Information Security Engineer will be responsible for all aspects of informational security at Big Fish Games. This includes but is not limited to: daily report reviews, following and enhancing standard operating procedures, security assessments for new services, creation of threat models, and vulnerability management.


  • Analyze, troubleshoot, and investigate security-related, information systems’ anomalies based on security platform reporting, network traffic, log files, host-based and automated security alerts
  • Understand and manage file integrity verification and monitoring
  • Develop technical solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities
  • Conduct research to identify new attack vectors against Big Fish services
  • Management of next generation firewall technologies
  • Management of client end-point security software
  • Support PCI-DSS compliance audits
  • Strong understanding of IT Governance Controls
  • Ability to work and collaborate with auditors and assessors
  • Participate in on-call rotation


  • Comfortable working on Linux, OSX, and Windows operating systems
  • Solid foundation in web security, mobile security, penetration testing and cryptography
  • Expertise in conducting web and mobile security assessments covering threat modeling, design reviews and in-depth implementation audits
  • Security Information & Event Management (SIEM) platform experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong self-motivation and orientation toward results
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Strong understanding and support of change management, continuous improvement and Lean principles
  • Scripting ability in several languages (e.g. Bash, Perl, Python, PowerShell)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced Operations team and organization
  • CISSP certification is a plus


Need commuting options? We’re right along multiple bus routes for the transit-takers, the Elliott Bay trail for cyclists, and have a secure on-site garage for two and four-wheeled commuters. Our facilities are built around work and play, with state of the art tools and software, and amenities that make work fun! Take a break in one of our game rooms, refresh yourself with a free snack or beverage, or get out for some fresh air on one of our waterside balconies. 

On top of all this, we’ve got you covered with great benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, retirement options, transportation and fitness discounts, and great work-life balance!

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Be the next Big Fish in the Pond!