Information Security Operations Engineer (Position located in Brazil)

São Paulo, Brazil

KnowBe4, Inc.

KnowBe4 provides Security Awareness Training to help you manage the IT security problems of social engineering, spear phishing and ransomware attacks.

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About KnowBe4

KnowBe4, the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by tens of thousands of organizations around the globe. KnowBe4 enables organizations to manage the ongoing problem of social engineering by helping them train employees to make smarter security decisions, every day.

Fortune has ranked us as a best place to work for women, for millennials, and in technology for four years in a row! We have been certified as a "Great Place To Work" in 8 countries, plus we've earned numerous other prestigious awards, including Glassdoor's Best Places To Work.

Our team values radical transparency, extreme ownership, and continuous professional development in a welcoming workplace that encourages all employees to be themselves. Whether working remotely or in-person, we strive to make every day fun and engaging; from team lunches to trivia competitions to local outings, there is always something exciting happening at KnowBe4.

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To learn more about our team and office culture in São Paulo, Brazil, visit the following links. 
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The Information Security Operations Engineer will design, develop, and support KnowBe4’s core information security infrastructure & information security procedures, both in the cloud and on premise. The individual in this role will be responsible for developing and managing systems,   applications, alerts, scripts, reports, and dashboard that enable and automate key information security functions and provide the core capabilities of information security operations.


  • Assess information security processes and design more efficient methods using scripting and automation
  • Create scripts to perform data transformation (ETL, cleaning, augmenting, anonymizing, etc)
  • Design solutions within AWS to enable infosec departments to operate more efficiently (automation, reporting, alerting)
  • Design and build solutions to fill security or compliance gaps
  • Development and maintain information security policies, procedures & baselines, SOP’s, diagrams, workflows, etc.
  • Deploy and maintain infosec systems within AWS


  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field or experience in software development/scripting in the information security space
  • Minimum 1 year relevant experience in scripting and automation preferred
  • Relevant information security certifications preferred
  • Understanding of AWS services and how to use them 
  • Ability to write scripts in Python and read/edit other programming languages
  • Ability to write scripts to leverage third party service API’s
  • Experience with code repositories and source control applications
  • Familiarity with SDLC and CI/CD concepts.
  • Ability to write intermediate database queries in SQL
  • Experience writing secure code and secure code deployment concepts
  • Has an understanding of infosec concepts such as: cloud infrastructure, application security, vulnerability scanning, penetration testing
  • Some experience with infosec testing tools, OSINT tools, and scripts
  • Familiar with application development concepts: servers, databases, coding, API’s, containers, logging, troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of various operating systems, ChromeOS, Linux, Mac, Windows
  • Able to navigate the linux command line and an understanding of basic linux server management
  • Strong verbal and written communications
  • Excellent time management and organization skills
  • Excellent Analytical skills

Our Fantastic Benefits

We offer company-wide monthly bonuses, employee referral bonuses, 401k matching (US), fully paid medical insurance (US), open/generous paid time off (length varies by country), parental leave (length varies by country), adoption assistance, tuition reimbursement, certification reimbursement, certification completion bonuses, gym benefits, and a relaxed dress code - all in a modern, high-tech, and fun work environment. For more details about our benefits, visit

Note: An applicant assessment and background check may be part of your hiring procedure.

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Tags: APIs Application security Automation AWS CI/CD Cloud Compliance Linux OSINT Pentesting Python Scripting SDLC SQL Windows

Perks/benefits: Career development Insurance Medical leave Parental leave Team events

Region: South America
Country: Brazil
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