RiaMaria Security + Software

Software engineer for over 5 years. Security since 2015.

Maria has worked on APIs, worked with a monolith, microservices, and in between. Worked with payment gateways and implemented/maintained a subscription system. She is currently working in infosec, maintaining bug bounties, doing detective work, herding cats, and everything in between.

Aside from that, she enjoys a good conversation, gaming, cooking pasta, organizing, and taking care of herself.

Skills and Interests


PCI DSS, GDPR, Information Security

API Development, Web Applications

Git, OOP, Scrum

Herding Cats, Being a People Person

Psychology, Behavioral Economics

Cooking Pasta, Tabletop Gaming

Fan of

Jaina Proudmoore

Arctic Monkeys

Bugcat Capoo

Stardew Valley

Currently At


as a

Senior Secure Application Engineer

since 2015

Member of

Toastmasters International

Women in Security and Privacy


Speaking Gigs

I18n/L10n talk (WaffleJS, 2016)


AWS Security Fundamentals
Sumo Logic Pro User

Talk to Me

I would love to hear about speaking gigs and volunteer opportunities.

Kindly take note that I’m not looking for a new job at the moment.