Salesforce.com, Inc Senior Security Engineer in Sydney, Australia

Job CategoryProducts and Technology

Job Details

The Salesforce Information Security team is best in class. Data security is paramount and a top priority for the company. Trust and security are Salesforce’s number one values. As a result, we have built a large-scale security monitoring infrastructure that collects, stores, and analyzes terabytes of data every day.

Salesforce is seeking a Senior Security Engineer to focus on Threat Detection within our Detection Cloud team. This team is responsible for detection, utilizing our security monitoring infrastructure to identify security incidents. We work directly with our CSIRT team, protecting our customers and company data.

This role is based in Sydney, Australia however you will work closely with our team across the globe.

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years experience in Information Security, including security operations

  • Passion for Information Security

  • Attention to detail

  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically i.e. championed and lead strategic projects

  • Experience analyzing security event data for anomalies. web application firewalls, database security monitoring systems, firewalls/routers/switches, proxy servers, antivirus systems, file integrity monitoring tools, and operating system logs

  • Experience with intrusion detection systems (i.e.Suricata or Sourcefire)

  • Experience configuring security incident and event management tools (such as LogRhythm, Symantec SIM, LogLogic), including creating event filtering and correlation rules and reports.

  • Strong experience writing intrusion detection system rules

  • Strong technical understanding of network fundamentals and common Internet protocols

  • Deep understanding of the information security threat landscape (attack vectors and tools, best practices for securing systems and networks, etc.)

  • The ability to build strong relationships with peers both internal and external to your functional group, and with peers/professional organizations outside your company

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively and clearly to both technical and non-technical staff

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Windows and Linux/Unix system administration and security controls

Desired Skills:

  • Scripting skills (i.e. Python / Perl / Ruby, shell scripting) a significant plus

  • Experience with Splunk or ElasticSearch

  • Relevant information security certifications OSCP, OSCE, SANS GCIA, SANS GCIH, SANS GPEN, SANS GFCA and CISSP

Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes’s “World’s Most Innovative Company” five years in a row and one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” eight years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners, and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world!​

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Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, the World's Most Innovative Company according to Forbes, and one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For six years running. The growth, innovation, and Aloha spirit of Salesforce are driven by our incredible employees who thrive on delivering success for our customers while also finding time to give back through our 1/1/1 model, which leverages 1% of our time, equity, and product to improve communities around the world. Salesforce is a team sport, and we play to win. Join us!