Security Engineer - SecOps

Atlanta, GA - Remote


JumpCloud's revolutionary directory unifies device and identity on Windows, Mac, and Linux with cloud based SSO, MDM, MFA, PAM, and more.

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All roles at JumpCloud are Remote unless otherwise specified in the Job Description.

About JumpCloud
JumpCloud’s mission is to Make Work Happen®, providing simple, secure access to an organization’s technology resources from any device, or any location. The JumpCloud Open Directory Platform gives IT, security operations, and DevOps a single, cloud-based solution to control and manage employee identities and their devices, and apply conditional access controls based on Zero Trust principals. Since launching in 2012, our global user base has grown to more than 150,000 organizations, with more than 6,000 paying customers including, GoFundMe, Grab, ClassPass and Peloton.  JumpCloud has raised over $400M from world-class investors including Sapphire Ventures, General Atlantic, Sands Capital, Atlassian, and CrowdStrike. Our teams are growing fast, too, and we're looking for talent across engineering, sales, customer success, marketing, product management, and more. Join our team of dedicated, passionate, and creative people who are eager to change the IT industry forever.

About This Role:

The Security Engineer, SecOps role is responsible for Incident Response, Incident Management Lifecycle, creation and management of alerts/detections, forensics, and daily operational needs for the security of the company.

Primary Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Execute, develop, and document incident management runbooks and processes
  • Prepare incident reports of analysis methodology and results. 
  • Prioritizes events using existing tools to correlate data for the purpose of reducing false positives and detecting threats
  • Analyze and tune security alerts and interpret events, as well as create new signals based on signatures and behavioral activities
  • Respond to security incidents, lead investigations, and perform forensics on IT systems as necessary. 
  • Assist with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls 
  • Recognize potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and potential compromises through thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information
  • Partner with key stakeholders and communicate effectively to continuously improve the feedback loop of preparation, identification, analysis, containment, and post mortem activities.
  • Prepare executive summaries and conduct briefings on significant investigations.

Additional Responsibilities/Opportunities for growth:

  • Depending on your skillset and interest level, the following responsibilities are available to all members of the security team.
  • Contribute to our Threat Modeling and Threat Assessment efforts
  • Partner with engineering teams to promote secure coding practices
  • Pentesting and Red Team Operations

Qualifications And Skills

  • Expertise in building and operating security information/event management systems (SIEM), centralized logging, and enrichment solutions (Endpoint protection/detection, Network telemetry data, ELK, DataDog, Snowflake, AWS services, HR systems, codebase infrastructure, build infrastructure).
  • Expertise with Linux, Windows, and MacOS security and best practices
  • Practical experience working with AWS and knowledge of AWS security best practices
  • Ability to automate workflows via scripting languages: Python, Go, & Shell
  • Superb communication skills and capacity; ability to partner effectively with diverse company stakeholders.
  • Active and current knowledge of campaign behavior, trending threats, IoCs, TTPs, and mitigation techniques as blue team operations
  • Competency in integrating Threat data, enrichments, for higher-value outcomes and behavioral situational awareness.
  • Industry certifications such as GCIH, GCIA, CFCE, GFCA and/or GCFE a plus

Personal Characteristics

  • Views security as an enabler, not an inhibitor to innovation
  • Results oriented
  • High Level of Integrity
  • Ownership and Accountability
  • High Level of Autonomy
  • Clear Communication
  • Creative Problem Solver
  • Passionate about Security
Where you’ll be working/Location:
JumpCloud is committed to being Remote First, meaning that you are able to work remotely within the country noted in this Job Description. For US Roles: All roles posted in United States locations do require that you be located within one of the 50 U.S. States.  Our Headquarters is in the Denver/Boulder, CO area but as a remote company, you are able to work remotely anywhere in the U.S.  If you would like to spend time in our offices in the Denver/Boulder area, you are welcome to do that as well.

Why JumpCloud?  
If you thrive working in a fast, SaaS-based environment and you are passionate about solving challenging technical problems, we look forward to hearing from you! JumpCloud is an incredible place to share and grow your expertise! You’ll work with amazing talent across each department who are passionate about our mission. We’re out of the box thinkers, so your unique ideas and approaches for conceiving a product and/or feature will be welcome. You’ll have a voice in the organization as you work with a seasoned executive team, a supportive board and in a proven market that our customers are excited about.   

One of JumpCloud's three core values is to “Build Connections.” To us that means creating " human connection with each other regardless of our backgrounds, orientations, geographies, religions, languages, gender, race, etc. We care deeply about the people that we work with and want to see everyone succeed." - Rajat Bhargava, CEO. JumpCloud is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. 

Please submit your résumé and brief explanation about yourself and why you would be a good fit for JumpCloud.  Please note JumpCloud is not accepting third party resumes at this time.    

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Tags: AWS Blue team CFCE Cloud CrowdStrike DevOps ELK Forensics GCFE GCIA GCIH Incident response Linux MacOS Pentesting Python Red team SaaS Scripting SecOps SIEM TTPs Windows

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Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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