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Security Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$139,200
$9,575
Additional Cash Compensation
$148,775
Total Compensation
Median: $139K
Min: $112K
Max: $180K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Austin is $139,200. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Austin is $9,575. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Austin is $148,775. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Austin.

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Security Engineer jobs in Austin

Senior Information Security Analyst

Austin
1 week ago
+35
You will be working closely with systems and network engineering, enterprise applications, and software development in designing solutions, performing security reviews, developing strategy, and driving security projects to reduce the risk to Amherst's corporate infrastructure. This is a technical role with the expectation that you are fluent in security tools, system security, secure application design principles, cloud security, compliance, and incident response. You'll be encouraged to keep your skills up to date by attending at least one major training course annually (SANS, etc.), one major security conference (Blackhat, DefCon, etc.), and other events.

Senior Information Security Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+47
Respond to information security incidents, providing technical expertise. Provide security guidance and experience to BigCommerce engineering teams. Review project technical designs and stay involved through their implementation to assist. BigCommerce engineering staff with the finer points of application security. Help build internal security tooling, to help us be proactive in the battle. Utilize data to help generate insights into threats, and build solutions. Mentoring team members in best practice around information security standards. Regular and ongoing pen testing of BigCommerce’s changing environment. Evangelize security within BigCommerce and be an advocate for BigCommerce customers. Protect BigCommerce Merchants, Shoppers and the company.

Senior Information Security Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+41
Information Security Engineers are responsible for the day-to-day management of company-wide information security toolsets and the protection of Blackbaud’s and our Client’s most sensitive information. They diligently investigate anomalous events and alerts, detect malicious activities, reverse engineer malware, and write signatures and scripts for various security tools to defend against malicious activity. Serving as the highest escalation point in the series, they are primarily involved in the analysis, troubleshooting and resolution of complex threats that impact the information security infrastructure at the data, application, service, operating system, and network levels.

Senior Security Engineer - Infrastructure

Austin
6 days ago
+42
Work to ensure our global infrastructure is secure from all attacks, ranging from “script kiddies” to nation states. Mentor junior members of the team. Build internal security tools that help fix security problems at a massive scale. Be a technical lead, driving products from inception to completion with other members of the security team, as well as engineering teams across the company.

Senior Product Security Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+42
Champion security in the engineering organization. Work alongside engineers and provide security insight from the design phase to maintenance. Perform application security design reviews against new products and services. Help engineers build and test security controls. Be the voice of our most paranoid customers. As the first product security engineer in this location, you’ll be the on-site application security expert. Build internal security tools that help fix security problems at a massive scale.

Platform Security Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+41
The Platform Security Engineer is a member of a team focused on ensuring Blackbaud’s security platforms are first and foremost operating efficiently, effectively, comprehensively deployed, and well managed. This role is responsible for leading and supporting activities related to implementation, configuration, management and maintenance of security related platforms. The Engineer is a technology and process focused security professional with an emphasis in platform administration, secure system implementation, maintenance, and information security.

Senior Product Marketing Manager, Cloud Security

Austin
2 weeks ago
+44
CrowdStrike is looking for a Product Marketing Manager, Cloud Security seasoned in cybersecurity and in Cloud infrastructure to help us capture the Cloud Workload Security market. You will work with the best in the business, and we need you to bring your creativity, imagination and energy to this high-profile position. As the Product Marketing Manager for Cloud Workload Security, you will engage cross-functionally with the relevant teams to design, plan and execute a Cloud Workload Security go-to-market strategy that drives real measurable success. This will include building differentiated messaging that increases awareness and demand in that space.

Lead Information Infrastructure Security Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+47
The Lead Infrastructure Information Security Engineer will direct the work of the Information Security Operations Team. In this role, they will monitor, analyze, and detect Cyber vulnerabilities, events and incidents within information systems and networks. Lead Cyber Defense efforts to maintain our security toolsets, establish a framework by which cyber risk can be measured and quantified. Conduct multiple-disciplined penetration tests. Development of domain or problem-specific tools that leverage identified vulnerabilities, research on the latest exploitation techniques and threat vectors, and design and configuration of representative test environments. They will support various training events and mentor others. 

Security Analyst

Austin
1 week ago
+34
The Security Analyst will be responsible for monitoring cloud and IT infrastructure and triaging security events.  Therefore, this individual must have a strong foundation in network technologies, network protocols, system administration, and operating systems.    Leveraging IDS and SIEM, the analyst will help in locating indications of compromise, triaging and escalating high severity events, and developing intelligence.

Information Security Liaison

Austin
4 days ago
+50
This role requires a self starter that can work closely with our Pre-Sales Team with minimal supervision. This is a global role and the Information Security Liaison will report to the Security Liaison Manager within the CISO Organization.  We are seeking a results-driven individual to facilitate an exceptional security experience for our Pre-Sales Team and customers. You will have the opportunity to maintain and improve the systems and processes that enable the CISO Team to maximize the efficiency of the Pre-Sales Team through the use of technology.

Application Security Technical Lead - Duo Security

Austin
5 months ago
+41
The Application Security team is responsible for ensuring that each engineer at Duo Security is enabled & supported throughout the Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) to build security-resilient software. Whether for internally built technologies that help to “engineer the business,” or to delight our customers with innovative products & services, Duo’s Application Security team provides its capabilities across the entire business unit to reduce overall risk.

Infrastructure Security Engineer

Austin
6 days ago
+10
Develop security documentation, training, and guidance for internal infrastructure and development teams. Consult with internal teams and assist with architecture, threat modeling, and reviewing systems and infrastructure. Identify and implement security technical and process improvements. Define and own metrics to determine the effectiveness of security controls. Apply comprehensive hardening to infrastructure platforms, deployment code, and images. Architect, build, automate, and operate automated security controls and review capabilities. Champion for security culture and excellence, exercise risk-based judgment and prioritize remediation work.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in Austin is between $130k - $140k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $180,000 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $135,000 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $149,444.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $151,444. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $81,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $68,100
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Junior Software Engineer $74,725
Min: $65K
Max: $85K
QA Engineer $78,526
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $86,417
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $98,286
Min: $70K
Max: $153K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer $102,927
Min: $55K
Max: $150K
Automation Engineer $104,700
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Android Developer $105,400
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
Sales Engineer $105,740
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
iOS Developer $109,750
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $111,671
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Systems Engineer $112,500
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Software Engineer $114,161
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
Machine Learning Engineer $120,000
Min: $110K
Max: $135K
Data Architect $127,941
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Site Reliability Engineer $135,000
Min: $130K
Max: $140K
Senior Software Engineer $136,277
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Security Engineer $139,200
Min: $112K
Max: $180K
Engineering Manager $144,085
Min: $109K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Principal Software Engineer $153,734
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Lead Software Engineer $166,500
Min: $166K
Max: $167K
Director of Software Engineering $170,483
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $175K
Max: $175K
Vice President of Engineering $214,682
Min: $162K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,300
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Austin

$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Architect reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
$149,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $149,000 with +$3,800 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$19,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Austin
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Information Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Product Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$132,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
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