We are looking for an exceptional Security Operations Lead to join our growing team. In this role, you will work closely with our Business Systems and Security Teams. You will have a lead role in monitoring and securing our cloud-based business systems. We are seeking a security-savvy person with experience in managing a diverse technical environment, developing and promoting best practices, monitoring systems, and proactively responding to security issues. You will also be responsible to:
Understand and remain up-to-date on Workato’s security measures, policies, and practices as well as industry trends and evolving standards.
Provide guidance, policies and recommendations to internal teams on security best practices for systems and applications.
Administer, set up, configure, and troubleshoot as needed internal business security applications.
Author scripts, tools, and Workato based automations to streamline security operations.
Monitor access to and activity in business systems to proactively detect and prevent security incidents.
Evaluate and recommend new internal tools for system management and security.
Respond to security incidents involving internal business systems.
Maintain recordkeeping for audit purposes and assist Workato’s annual security audit.
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in CS or a related field.
5+ years of experience working in security operations.
Perimeter Security – Firewall, IPS, Proxy, email gateway, URL filtering etc.
Endpoint Security – AV, Next Gen AV, EDR, Encryption, HIPS, Email Security (Dmarc) etc.
Cloud Security – AWS experience is preferred, including native security controls in AWS, cloud security controls available on marketplace.
Knowledge of all domains within security covering people, process and technology
Solid understanding of security concepts, security policies, risks, and corresponding mitigation strategies.
Knowledge of IT Operations best techniques, including strategies, and technologies for monitoring, alerting, automation, and return-to-service strongly preferred.
SOC/SIEM/MDR/Security Orchestration and Automation
Good understanding of ITIL concepts Incident/Change/Problem and ticketing tools
Familiarity with MacOS system administration.
Familiarity with data warehousing systems especially Snowflake.
Experience with ISO27001 certification or SOC-2 audit is a plus.
Security certification (CSSLP, CISSP, GIAC, GSE for example) is a plus.
Attributes that we are looking for:
Detail-oriented with superior organizational and time-management skills - balancing multiple projects, deadlines, and requests
Lead projects, ensuring high quality and timely delivery of features
Demonstrate a strong sense of security operations and architecture ownership
Driven with a can-do attitude and determination to succeed
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Citizenship: Not Provided
- Incentives: Not Provided
- Education: Not Provided
- Travel: Not Provided
- Telework: Not Provided