Security Engineer

Bellevue, Washington
Direct Employment
Depends on Experience 
Direct Employee

Base2 Solutions is a technology consulting firm where each day offers new opportunities to learn, innovate, and have real impact.  Base2 Solutions was selected by the Puget Sound Business Journal and the Orange County Business Journal as one of 2018’s Best Places to Work. For the fourth year in a row in Washington and for the third year in a row in Orange County, these publications have recognized Base2 for its commitment to fostering an innovative culture and its dedication to providing employees with a great work experience.

Our headquarters are located in downtown Bellevue, Washington with an additional office in Brea, California

What you will do:

Base2 is building a small but powerful security team to focus on compliance and secure application pipelines. Team members are exposed to a diversity of clients and security technologies. The dynamic nature of the work ensures each team member the freedom to pursue their interests and not be locked into a single security domain.  

What you will be responsible for:

  • Provide security and architecture services by examining customer needs and providing tailored vendor-neutral solutions
  • Execute network, system, and software vulnerability assessments using best practice tools and developing remediation plans
  • Design, integrate, and implement information systems security infrastructure
  • Monitor, evaluate, and maintain systems and procedures to safeguard information systems, network, databases, and Web-based security
  • Report, investigate and resolve internal and customer security incidents
  • Educate and communicate security requirements and procedures to all new and existing employees
  • Recommend and implement changes to enhance systems security and prevent unauthorized access
  • Research security trends, new methods, and techniques used in unauthorized access of data in order to preemptively eliminate the possibility of system breach
  • Mentor security associates in all the above stated tasks

What we believe is required to do the job:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant technology program preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in systems security, systems engineering, software engineering or IT architecture
  • 2+ years consulting experience preferred
  • 1+ year black box testing
  • In depth understanding of the SDLC and OWASP
  • Knowledge of ISO 27001, PCI-DSS, FISMA, NIST, or other security frameworks
  • Knowledge of security tooling and concepts, on par with a CISSP
  • Actively pursuing certifications in a domain such as security engineering, software engineering or IT infrastructure
  • Detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills

This position is for our Bellevue, Washington location.

This is for direct hire only. We are not able to offer Visa sponsorship nor are we accepting contractors placed through agencies/other companies.

Base2 is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race/ethnicity, color, national origin, sex/gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status.  Should you have questions regarding our Affirmative Action Plans or wish to view the available portions of the plans, please send an email to  with your contact information.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and along with your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation or our Affirmative Action plan will be responded to from this e-mail address.