Security Engineer

Bellevue, Washington
Direct Employment
Depends on Experience  Annual
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 a healthy office culture and its dedication to providing employees with a positive 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:

  • Providing security and architecture services by examining the customer need and provide tailored vendor-neutral solutions
  • Executing on network vulnerability assessments, using best practice tools such as Nessus and web application penetration tooling
  • Executing on compliance and best practice assessments, including business continuity plan development (ROI, cost-benefit), standards adherence, and risk management
  • Reporting on security assessments by preparing deliverables and walking through the results with the customer
  • Keeping up-to-date on latest security regulations including the government and healthcare domains

What we believe is required to do the job:

  • 5+ years of experience in systems security, systems engineering or IT architecture
  • Knowledge of ISO 27001, PCI-DSS, FISMA, NIST, and other security standards
  • Project management and familiarity with SDLC procedures and methods
  • Detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Industry certifications in the domain such as security, virtualization and operating system technologies
  • Knowledge of security tooling and concepts, on par with a CISSP. This includes knowledge of PKI, networking, encryption, access controls, and data classifications
  • Virtualization expertise on current leading platforms
  • Windows and UNIX administrative experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant technology program
  • Consulting experience

This position is for our Bellevue 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.