Security Incident Handler

Full Job Description


Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers.

Security Incident team is responsible for coordinating the response to all Cyber Security Incidents. As a team member you will lead the high-level responses to complex cyber security incidents affecting corporate and cloud environments. Successful incident commanders are life long learners and passionate about all things security.

Additionally, critical thinking and great communication skills are necessary for this role. You will guide multifaceted and dynamic groups of teams across the company to contain incidents as quickly as possible. You will also determine the steps necessary to execute a technical investigation to discover security gaps and malicious activity for near and long term remediation actions. Once the incident is contained, non-technical external stakeholders will look to your expertise to gain context and key details from the incident to drive security standards across the organization.

  • Build strong relationships with business owners and service providers.
  • Command the response to complex cyber security incidents across multiple teams, involving corporate and cloud environments.
  • Lead analysts during technical investigations to reconstruct the chain of events that resulted in a cyber security incident or conduct log analysis when needed.
  • Champion opportunities to improve cyber security posture through Threat Hunt, detection, architecture, and risk management work streams.
  • Tell the story of cyber security incidents via detailed reports and presentations to key business level stakeholders.
  • Mentor junior staff
  • Represent to business level stakeholders and stand in for the Senior Manager when necessary

  • Professional IT or IT Security experience or equivalent cyber security training.
  • Training or experience in leading the response to cyber security incidents
  • Working knowledge of  MacOS or Windows
  • In-depth training in two or more of the following areas: Digital Forensics, detection creation, threat hunting, Reverse engineering.
  • Trained in responding to multiple, large scale incident
  • Trained in responding to cyber security incidents in public cloud environment
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor junior analyst
  • Experience documenting and creating playbooks for repetitive tasks.
  • Experience creating and validating department-wide processes.
  • Experience functioning as a team lead or technical lead
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and take-charge during stressful situations
  • Ability to effectively communicate highly technical information to a non-technical audience
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to see things through the customer’s eyes
  • Participation in on-call rotation to respond to off-hours/weekend incidents
  • Eligibility to work in the United States.

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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