Dropbox

Detection and Response, Senior Security Engineer

1 week agoRemote

Company Description

Dropbox is a leading global collaboration platform that's transforming the way people work together, from the smallest business to the largest enterprise. With more than 500 million registered users across more than 180 countries, our mission is to design a more enlightened way of working. From our headquarters in San Francisco to eight dedicated Studios and a worldwide team of employees who choose where they work best, our Virtual First approach is leading the way into the future of work.

Team Description

Our Engineering team is working to simplify the way people work together. They're building a family of products that handle over a billion files a day for people around the world. With our broad mission and massive scale, there are countless opportunities to make an impact.

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

  • Develop, apply, and refine detection and incident response playbooks
  • Perform oncall duties triaging detection and incident response events
  • Analyze data from disparate sources, correlating noise into security events
  • Improve detection workflows with automation and alert enrichments
  • Write detection rules to identify threats specific to our environment
  • Share knowledge and experience with peer teams and DART engineers
Minimum Qualifications
  • 3+ 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
Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

Benefits and Perks
  • Generous company paid 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
  • 11 company paid holidays
  • Volunteer time off
  • Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)

Job ID: dropbox-2973966

Perks and Benefits

  • Professional Development
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Mentor Program
    • Promote From Within
    • Learning and Development Stipend
  • Vacation and Time Off
    • Leave of Absence
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Unlimited Vacation
    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Family Leave
  • Office Life and Perks
    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Casual Dress
    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
  • Health and Wellness
    • Fitness Subsidies
    • Wellness Program
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Life Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Health Insurance
    • HSA
    • FSA
  • Financial and Retirement
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Performance Bonus
    • Company Equity
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • 401(K)

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