Security Engineer, Incident Response

San Francisco

We’re looking for an Incident Response Engineer with extensive experience in identifying, scoping, containing and eradicating real-world threats. Candidates are expected to translate their skills into goal oriented projects that improve identification and response time and reduce functional or informational impact when an incident occurs. You'll share our passion for engineering solutions to complex security problems, while minimizing employee friction and maximizing productivity.

What you'll do :
  • Build out our detection infrastructure and incident response program
  • Identify and respond to compromised assets (phones, laptops, servers, ...) in our Corporate and Production environments around the world
  • Identify and execute on projects that improve our intrusion detection and incident response capabilities
  • Use a blend of open source, commercial tools, and your own software to develop best of breed solutions for protecting Pinterest
  • Analyze the latest attacker techniques and apply solutions to detect them holistically
What we're looking for :
  • Experience architecting, building, and operating threat detection and IR infrastructure across a mid-size or larger business
  • Intimate knowledge of incident response phases and concepts
  • 2+ Years Experience in developing intrusion detection techniques with products like Bro, Splunk, and QRadar
  • Strong linux and networking fundamentals
  • Experience with scripting and coding. Open source projects or commits are a plus.

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