Eric Zhang

Software engineer with a focus in security. I enjoy building impactful services and empowering security without compromising productivity or usability.

Work Experience

Samsara San Francisco, CA

Security Engineer

2018 - Present

- All things security. Contact me to learn more and to join the team!

Pinterest San Francisco, CA

Security Engineer

2015 - 2018

- Lead engineer for a variety of application and infrastructure security projects:
   - Centralized service authorization framework for Pinterest internal systems (microservices, Kafka, internal tools).
   - Observability agent and log ingestion pipeline for monitoring tens of thousands of instances and containers.
   - System to collect, generate, process, and take action on risk signals for hundreds of millions of Pinterest accounts.
   - Internal PKI to provision and manage identity for corporate devices and on-prem servers.
- Discovery and remediation of vulnerabilities in Pinterest and 3rd party vendor services.
- Security support for incident response, forensics, bug bounty, design reviews, and education.

Salesforce San Francisco, CA

Security Engineer, Intern

2014

- Built a perimeter monitoring platform for 100k+ public-facing endpoints.
- Performed offensive security exercises as a part of the red team.

Gust New York, NY

Software Engineer, Intern

2013

- Full stack development for the MVP of Gust's equity management platform.

Personal Projects

Education

Georgia Tech
B.S. in Computer Science
2012 - 2015
GPA: 4.0

Leadership
Teaching Assistant (Intro to Discrete Math)
Admin, Grey Hat (Information security student organization)
Director, HackGT (Georgia Tech's national hackathon)

Skills

Go
Python
Java
C#
SQL/NoSQL
Javascript
React
PHP
HTML
AWS
Git
Bash
Linux, OS X, Windows
Last updated 4/23/2019