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The Role We are currently hiring an influential and creative Senior Security Engineer interested in joining our Global Information Security team - focusing on the design, build, deployment and maintenance of large scale vulnerability management scanners, tools and infrastructure.
Working in collaboration with other members of the Operations, Engineering, and Security teams you will be an integral member of the DevOps team supporting and expanding the platform that monitors and reports on vulnerabilities in Proofpoint's compute fleet across our data centers and public cloud.
teach others how to manage and operate tools and processes you have built+ Troubleshoot systems and networking issues that may be impacting scanning+ Develop custom security monitoring / reporting automation+ Communication and coordination with Information & Application Security Engineers, Development, and other Operations Tools teams+ Analyze, scope, and document new tool requirements in accordance with standards Requirements + The equivalent of 4+ years DevOps or large-scale systems / network operations background that supports your understanding of vulnerability management (, logging, monitoring, network and system troubleshooting, etc.
a fundamental understanding of what makes maintainable, extensible, and scalable code+ Excellent organizational and communication skills, ability to independently prioritize day-to-day tasks+ BS in Computer Science or equivalent work / coding experience is required Helpful Experience + Work as a developer supporting systems or as a sysadmin with lots of script development (aka DevOps background)+ Comfortable working with existing code, open source tools, APIs, and driving for improvement whenever possible #LI-KE If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us! At Proofpoint, we have a passion for protecting people, data, and brands from today's advanced threats and compliance risks.
We hire the best people in the business to : + Build and enhance our proven security platform+ Blend innovation and speed in a constantly evolving cloud architecture+ Analyze new threats and offer deep insight through data-driven intel+ Collaborate with customers to help solve their toughest security challengesWe are singularly devoted to helping our customers protect what matters most.
That's why we're a leader in next-generation cybersecurity-and why more than half of the Fortune 100 trust us as a security partner.
Proofpoint is an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability.