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Principal, Information Security

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Irvine, CA, United States
Job ID: 57794



Ingram Micro is the business behind the world’s brands, providing more ways to realize the promise of technology®. We are an integral part of the technology ecosystem, helping our partners grow and thrive through the creation and delivery of Information Technology, Cloud solutions and Lifecycle services. With more than $54 billion in revenue and the ability to reach 90% of the global population, we are one of the world’s largest technology distributors, serving our partners through operations in 61 countries with 29,000 associates. 

Ingram Micro has earned Great Place to Work Certification™ for 2022-2023 in the United States! This prestigious recognition reflects our commitment to our people and our culture. 

Come join our team where you’ll make technology happen in surprising ways. Let’s shape tomorrow - it’ll be a fun journey!

*This position is in the Irvine, California corporate headquarters and has the opportunity for hybrid work with up to three days remote per week.   

At Ingram Micro, we believe that Security must be part of our software DNA, delivered through SSDLC and DevSecOps. As Principle, Software Security Engineer, you will provide technical leadership to other team members, influence cross-organizational positive changes as it pertains to SSDLC and DevSecOps. If you are passionate about building a Culture of Security within Agile, CI/CD and DevSecOps come join our team!  

Your role:

  • Integrated Security SME within the SSDLC to ensure security is always included at every phase  
  • Perform application/software security risk assessments for custom developed code 
  • Gain deep insight into the software being developed to ensure security is part of the value chain 
  • Partner with the Cloud Security Operations Engineering Teams for frictionless release handoff within DevSecOps 
  • Lead application security reviews and threat modeling, including code review and dynamic testing 
  • Lead the delivery of the secure software delivery framework (SSDF) through building of security technical roadmap 
  • Own and perform application/software security vulnerability assessments   
  • Lead in development of automated security testing to validate that secure coding best practices are being used   
  • Champion security recruiting activities with leadership 
  • Perform assessments of SDLC processes, guide and advise software development teams as SMEs in application security at every phase of the SSDLC  
  • Develop and deliver application/software security training and outreach to build security champions within the organization 

What you bring to the role:  

  • Strong understanding and experience with common security libraries, security controls, and common security flaws
  • Strong programming experience with the ability to code exploits in at least one language; Java, C++, C#, Ruby, preferably on a Linux/Unix platform to be able to target security weaknesses 
  • Be a subject matter expert (SME) of at least 1 technical area impacting the security software 
  • Strong experience working closely with developers within SSDLC leading secure software development project and building a SSDF 
  • Proven experience with threat modeling as well as software security risk assessment, converting the data into threat reports and action plans 
  • Experience with standards, frameworks, and certifications such as NIST SSDF, OWASP Top 10 and ASVS, BSIMM, ISO27034, ISO27001, CSA STAR, SOC2 and PCIDSS   
  • Experience working with vulnerability assessment, SAST, DAST, CSA tools 

Education & Experience 

  • Four-year degree in software or security engineering or related field    
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in software development and/or security including a minimum of 5 years of experience including offensive security, software development, application security 
  • Preferred Certifications: CSSLP, CSDP, CEH, CISSP, CCSP, OSCP, OSWE, GPEN, GXPN 

Other Information 

  • Provide three work references  
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Pass a proficiency exam related to the role  

Salary Range:

Ingram Micro has different annual base pay ranges for each work location and salary grade within the United States. This practice allows us to pay employees competitively and consistently in different geographic markets.

Position Grade: P12

Primary Location: CA

Salary Range: US Salary Guide (

* This is not a complete listing of the job duties.  It’s a representation of the things you will be doing, and you may not perform all these duties. 

* Please be prepared to pass a drug test and successfully pass a pre-employment (post offer) background check that includes verification of vaccination status. 

Ingram Micro requires all new associates to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Therefore, this position requires applicants to submit proof, prior to start date, that the successful applicant is fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Ingram Micro will comply with applicable laws regarding the reasonable accommodation of individuals with disabilities and/or sincerely held religious beliefs.  Applicants will be notified of the requirements of Ingram Micro’s COVID-19 policy and process for verification of vaccination status prior to the start of employment.  

Ingram Micro believes there is no place in our society for social injustice, discrimination, or racism. As a company we do not – and will not – tolerate these actions. 

Ingram Micro Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other protected category under applicable law.  

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