Senior Staff Security Architect

  • Charge Point
  • Campbell, California USA
  • Apr 30, 2021

Job Description

About Us

With electric vehicles (EVs) expected to be nearly 30% of new vehicle sales by 2025 and more than 50% by 2040, electric mobility is becoming a reality. ChargePoint is at the center of this revolution, powering one of the world’s leading EV charging networks and a comprehensive set of hardware, software and mobile solutions for every charging need. We bring together drivers, businesses, automakers, policymakers, utilities and other stakeholders to make e-mobility a global reality.

Since our founding in 2007, ChargePoint has focused solely on EV charging and established a business model that's been validated by more than a decade in business and thousands of customers. As now a public company, we remain focused on broadening our market leadership and building on years of innovation. ChargePoint offers a once-in-a-lifetime chance to build our all-electric future and dominate a trillion-dollar market. 

Join the team that is building the EV charging industry and make your mark on how people and goods will get everywhere they need to go, in any context, for generations to come

Discover what it’s like to help build the fueling network of the future - check out our Engineering Blog.

Reports To

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

What will you be doing?

ChargePoint is looking for security architect who will have an overarching view of “all things security” within the organization. You will architect, design, consult and implement new security paradigms for systems in a rapidly evolving problem space.

This will be an amazing opportunity to define and build secure systems from the ground up from hardware to platform to cloud. The architect will possess deep technical knowledge and ability and will be tasked with the most demanding projects and design requirements.

What you will bring to ChargePoint

  • Identifying gaps in security design and reviewing proposed architecture with an aim to recommend changes or enhancements
  • Perform architecture and design reviews as part of assessment process, coordinating with engineering to integrate secure by design principles into our hardware, platform and cloud
  • Genuine passion for creating effective and pragmatic security architecture


  • 10+ years experience in designing and implementing security tools
  • Deep understanding of security architecture and systems to connect the dots between hardware, embedded systems, cloud infrastructure and platform.
  • In-depth understanding of secure boot, chain of trust, PKI, network security topologies, IAM and cloud security 
  • Experienced in layers of security and the related security threats, exploits and prevention
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to influence broad
    range of stakeholders


Campbell, California, Scottsdale, AZ or Remote

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse team. ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

If there is a match between your experiences/skills and the Company needs, we will contact you directly.

ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. 
Applicants only - Recruiting agencies do not contact.






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