Cyber Security Analyst - US


Full Time Senior-level / Expert USD 80K - 140K *
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⭐ About the team:

Made up of six subteams (Dashboard, Engine, Infrastructure, Integrations, Threat Research & Security), the DataDome tech team is spread across Europe and the US. We handle over 2 000 billion events per day giving responses within 3ms (99p). We are present in more than 25 data centers around the world, deployed using Docker.

We deploy on AWS, Scaleway, Vultr, and GCP, using Docker, Ansible and Terraform, and monitor with Grafana and Prometheus. We handle an average of  8 billion requests per day and manage more than 300 TB of data per month.

When it comes to our stack, we run real-time detection layer in Java, low latency Stream Engine running on Flink in Scala, ElasticSearch for storage, Kafka for communication between layers, HAProxy for load balancing, Symfony 5 & Angular 9 for our dashboards. We use Slack, GitHub, Hangouts, & StackOverflow for Teams. While previous experience in cyber is not a must, we'll pair you with mentors who will help you bridge the gaps. As #growth is part of our DNA, we’ll give you the resources and support you need to develop mastery.

We are looking for a Cyber Security Analyst who will be in charge of analyzing the bot traffic collected by our detection platform, creating dedicated data visualizations, helping our customers to decide how to act when they are encounter bot attacks. The team’s mission is to have the best bot detection, block all bots and the non-human. There are currently 16 people on the team, spread between France and the US. The team is continuing to grow and already has more than 5 nationalities.

👉 You will be more specifically in charge of:

  • Be part of our internal "bot red team", challenging on a daily basis our detection engine
  • Analyzing huge web traffic data sets (across more than 100 billions documents)
  • Creating automates to detect outliers in our global traffic
  • Contributing to support by analyzing past attacks to strengthen our detection!
  • Identifying potential attacks and add new alerts to our detection platform

👤 What we look for:

  • Bachelors Degree Required in a relevant field
  • Have a previous experience in (web) cyber security
  • Have a real passion for data and automated attacks mitigation
  • Have expertise on network or web infrastructure (HTML, HTTP, CDN, DNS, IPv4/IPv6, cookies)
  • Master at least one DataBase language: MySQL/NoSQL/ElasticSearch

Bonus points

  • You implement bots during your spare time
  • You have already used Kibana

What’s in it for you?

  • Flex Life: Remote, hybrid, & in office options, including working from our NY office, located in Soho + $500 stipend to help you set up your ideal workspace.
  • Generous & Customizable Health Benefits: We cover medical, dental, & vision insurance to keep you feeling your best (13 different providers).
  • Professional Development: #Growth is part of our DNA, therefore we provide an annual stipend to invest in yourself
  • Events & Teambuilding: Feel the #TeamSpirit both virtually & onsite, with several events and workshops planned throughout the year including two annual offsite events, summer & winter parties, lunch & learns, & much more.
  • Perks: We prefer to adapt to what works best for you. Some prefer lunch on us, others prefer sports with friends, therefore we believe BotBusters should decide what works best for them.
  • Parent Care: Gifts & care packages.
  • PTO: 27 days + 12 national holidays.
  • 401 K eligibility + matching.

What are the next steps?

You x Talent Acquisition Manager : first interview and cultural fit

You x Engineering Manager : technical and cultural fit + Take-home technical challenge

You x Team: Presentation and review of your "technical proposal" with the team

You x Member of the leadership team - Discussion about DataDome vision and "raison d'être" ?

Now you really met everyone Welcome to DataDome :)

🦄 At DataDome, we provide state-of-the-art bot protection for mobile apps, websites, and APIs against online fraud. Our solution leverages AI and machine learning to beat sophisticated attacks in real time and scale threat protection worldwide.

We’re proud to protect more than 250 clients around the globe, including TripAdvisor, The New York Times, Foot Locker, Reddit, Hermes, Peapod, Rakuten, LVMH, and many others.

Named a strong performer in the Forrester Wave: Bot Management in Q2 2022, DataDome’s bot protection boasts an NPS over 70 and a 98% retention rate.

We are on a mission to free the web from fraudulent traffic, so sensitive data remains safe without compromising user privacy or the user experience. DataDome proudly employs a diverse workforce. Our “BotBusters” hail from all corners of the globe—both virtually and in our offices—to set the new standard in online fraud protection.

Want to help us win the war against bad bots? Join our team of BotBusters!

DataDome is an equal opportunity employer, and proud to be committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We will consider all qualified applicant without regard to race, color, nationality, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, disability or age.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey at

Tags: Ansible AWS DNS Docker Elasticsearch GCP GitHub Java Machine Learning MySQL Privacy Prometheus Red team Scala Terraform Threat Research

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex vacation Health care Home office stipend Insurance Lunch / meals Salary bonus Team events

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