Security Engineer

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 49028 

Location: Irvine, CA 

Other location(s): San Antonio (TX); Los Angeles (CA) 

Relocation benefits offered: Yes 

Travel required: a. Up to 25% 


“I can be myself at work.”


You define yourself by more than just a job title, and we want you to feel comfortable bringing your true self to work. We value your talents, your traditions and your take on the world  ̶  everything that makes you unique. We’re working hard to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in our organization and our communities because we know that what makes us different makes us better.


We want you to feel a strong sense of belonging. We value and welcome your experiences, ideas and identity. Over 40 employee resource groups unite our people and help to develop our collective empathy through unfiltered conversations about race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, disabilities, mental health and so much more.


“I can influence my income.”


You want to feel recognized at work. Your performance will be reviewed annually, and your compensation will be designed to motivate and reward the value that you provide. You’ll receive a competitive salary, bonuses and benefits. Your company-funded retirement contribution will be the equivalent of 15% of your annual pay (including bonuses).


“I can lead a full life.”


You bring unique goals and interests to your job and your life. Whether you’re raising a family, you’re passionate about where you volunteer, or you want to explore different career paths, we’ll give you the resources that can set you up for success.


  • Enjoy generous time-away and health benefits from day one, with the opportunity for flexible work options
  • Receive 2-for-1 matching gifts for your charitable contributions and the opportunity to secure annual grants for the organizations you love
  • Access on-demand professional development resources that allow you to hone existing skills and learn new ones


  1. NOTE: We value flexibility and have a menu of options for our associates to leverage to help set up their work-life balance.  Our associates enjoy a hybrid approach with three days in the office on a weekly basis. We encourage you to discuss the specific guidelines for your role throughout your interview process.



“I can succeed as the Security Engineer at Capital Group.”


As a Security Engineer you will be a key member of the Security Engineering team, who will provide expertise in designing, engineering, deploying and supporting security solutions focused on identity & access management (IAM) and privileged access management (PAM) initiatives.   You have an agile mindset that will drive application optimization through DevSecOps practices like infrastructure as code, continuous integration, and automated deployment.  

You want to help us accelerate our IAM/PAM security journeys. You know that applications need to be architected correctly around all aspects of the associate lifecycle, identity governance, and how to assist application teams in providing the right IAM access model.  You also will know the necessity of protecting assets and privileged access. You’ll develop products, services and user experiences that enables and improves Capital Group’s security posture. 

“I am the person Capital Group is looking for.”


  • You have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical field or equivalent experience; Security certifications not required but CISSP a plus
  • You have at least 3+ years of expertise with design, development, deployment and support of security solutions and products
  • Your background includes strong experience with application and infrastructure pipeline development and deployment tool practices, including experience with APIs
  • You’ve coded in one or more of the following: Python (preferred), Java, .NET, or BeanShell
  • You’ve led planning, requirements gathering, design, and engineering of security related projects in a highly regulated environment 
  • You have strong expertise working with security protocols and standards like SAML, OIDC, TLS, PKI
  • You have working knowledge of networking (firewalls, proxies, VPNs)
  • CyberArk, IdentityIQ, Thycotic, Hashicorp knowledge preferred
  • You have strong customer focus and communications skills
  • You have experience working with and managing vendors and products


“I can apply in less than 4 minutes.”


You’ve reviewed this job posting and you’re ready to start the candidate journey with us. Apply now to move to the next step in our recruiting process. If this role isn’t what you’re looking for, check out our other opportunities and join our talent community.


“I can learn more about Capital Group.” 


At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. That’s why we offer a culture, compensation and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, our goal has been to improve people’s lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. More than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day. Find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, FairyGodBoss, DiversityJobs and Instagram.


We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 


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