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Security Audit/Pen Test Consultant

Product | Palo Alto, CA | Contract

Job Description

About us

ShareThis uncovers the topography of human behavior, unlocking the power of digital behavioral data while providing stewardship and respect for global consumers who share their data.  

ShareThis is known for our free sharing tool, first offered in 2007.  We operate Javascript based integrations to provide services to and collect data from 3 million client websites, recording data from 500 million unique user visits per day. Data includes pseudonymous personal identifiers on more than 1 billion users connecting to the internet from essentially every possible national jurisdiction.  No identifiable personal information or monetizable data such as credit cards is stored.From this data, ShareThis builds products to help marketers understand and connect to groups of consumers most likely to be interested in that marketer’s products and messages.  We partner with agencies, brands and many leading advertising and marketing technology companies.  Our clients and partners choose ShareThis data for its unparalleled scale, breadth, and insight.

This will be a short term consulting role expected to start from April 2021. 


  • Assessment / audit of overall IT policies, processes etc. with primary focus on security for a data company operating with infrastructure spread across AWS (primary) and GCP with some data delivery to Azure and snowflake.

  • Well versed in GDPR and other related security considerations. 

  • Capable of managing or performing a thorough Penetration test for the infrastructure on AWS(primary) / GCP(secondary).

  • A thorough checklist is expected from the successful candidate to get the ball rolling. 

  • Engineering overview will be provided to customize the approach.


  • It's not a privacy assessment, but it would be good to have someone who has some experience with particular security issues of that type of data.

  • Ideal Security assessor candidate will have over 10 years of experience in IT with several years auditing processes with focus on Security at multiple organizations.

  • The ideal PEN tester will have several years of experience running PEN tests and follow up tests with specialization in testing Cloud based implementations.

  • Only having managed these as a project manager is not enough!