Security Engineer - Location Flexible

San Francisco, CA; Remote - US

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Posted 1 month ago

Role Description

The Detection and Response Team (DART) is looking for a Security Engineer with experience performing detection and incident response engineering. You will operate and build the tools and detections to catch the next incident, contain it, and keep Dropbox worthy of trust!   We are a multi-disciplinary team with a wide variety of skills and responsibilities including Linux, macOS, and Windows systems security, network security, and detection and response capabilities. We have many greenfield opportunities to apply your prior experience and vision to improve Dropbox’s detection and response program!

Responsibilities

  • You will develop, apply, and refine detection and incident response playbooks
  • You will perform oncall duties triaging detection and incident response events
  • You will analyze data from disparate sources, correlating noise into security events
  • You will improve detection workflows with automation and alert enrichments
  • You will write detection rules to identify threats specific to our environment
  • You will share knowledge and experience with peer teams and DART engineers

Minimum Qualifications

  • 4+ years experience as a security engineer in related domains
  • Experience in operational teams or responsible as the first responder to security incidents
  • Knowledge of operating systems, file systems, and memory on OS X, Linux, Windows, or iOS/Android.
  • Coding or scripting proficiency in one or more languages
  • Experience improving operational teams capabilities/KPI's
  • Practical experience with attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience and knowledge across multiple security domains, but with expertise in detection engineering, digital forensics, incident response, threat intelligence, or malware analysis
  • Recent digital forensic experience including memory or live analysis of macOS, Linux, Windows, or iOS/Android systems
  • Experience as an incident responder responsible for running large scale incidents
  • Demonstrated engagement in the security community through talks, papers, or code
  • Previous experience applying statistical and machine learning analysis in the detection domain

Benefits and Perks

  • Generous company contribution toward individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
  • 401k + company match
  • Market competitive total compensation package
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Generous vacation policy
  • 10 company paid holidays
  • Volunteer time off 
  • Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)
Job tags: Automation Forensics Incident response Linux Machine Learning Malware Network security Threat intelligence Windows
Job region(s): North America Remote/Anywhere
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