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Security Operations Engineer

Anaplan – SAN FRANCISCO, CA, United States - Published On 3/5/18


Security Operations Engineer
San Francisco, CA

At Anaplan, we are looking for a self-motivated SECURITY OPERATIONS ENGINEER to join our growing team at Anaplan HQ in the city-by-the-bay, SAN FRANCISCO to be a member of the global Security Operations group located across Minneapolis, US and York, UK. Primary focus will be around Threat and Vulnerability Management, Penetration Testing and being a key member of a successful Security Operations Centre.

This role will have a wide range of responsibilities. From designing and implementing security controls across servers, endpoints, network devices, and applications to providing security domain expertise in areas such as system, network, and encryption. You will proactively identify security flaws and vulnerabilities, and be able to think both like an attacker and defender. In this incredibly fast-paced, exhilarating environment you will be working with a team that is at the top of their game! Attention to detail and a proven ability to manage priorities are essential to being successful in this role. Your focus will not only be on quality, but quality in the highest degree with passion and patience to execute the work that needs to be done.

Located in SOMA district, when you walk into our San Francisco office, you can feel the excitement and energy of what we are doing at Anaplan. Open floor plan, stocked kitchens, and collaboration spaces, we gear our office around making sure you have everything you need to work well. And whether it's a company outing to a Giants game or team happy hour, there are always events for you to connect with your colleagues outside of work. You will join a team of individuals who embrace and respect diverse perspectives, aren't afraid to push boundaries and try new ideas, and are passionate about helping our customers and each other succeed. We work hard, but we also don't wait for an excuse to have fun and we inspire each other!

This role is an immediate full-time position. If you're ready to roll up your sleeves and tackle unique problems that no one is solving in the tech space yet, keep reading.

What you'll be doing:

- Vulnerability and patch management across OS and network devices
- Web application security testing against internal and external vendor sites
- Security data set analysis (Splunk) & management of security systems
- Management of SAML SSO configurations and liaison with customers
- Management of VPN user authentication
- Security reviews from architecture to OS parameters to physical office security
- Recognize, adopt and instill security awareness & good practices throughout the organization
- Working closely with other operation teams, e.g. Dev-Ops, Infra-Ops, as required
- Liaise with Sales personnel and customers as and when required
- Participate in knowledge sharing with other analysts to develop efficient solutions
- Exercise risk-based judgement and coordinate responses as necessary
- Evaluate the impact to the organization of current security trends, advisories, publications and academic research

Technologies you'll work with:

- 5-7 years' experience with Threat and Vulnerability Management, Penetration Testing and being a key member of a successful Security Operations Centre.
- Experience with vulnerability management tools such as Nessus, Qualys, etc.
- Experience with SIEM tools, such as Splunk ES, ArcSight, etc.
- Incident Response analysis and investigations
- Experience of security testing tools such as Burp Suite, ZAP, etc.
- Understanding of secure coding development practice, e.g. OWASP Top Ten, etc.
- Knowledge of security principles, techniques and technologies
- Analytical and problem-solving skills
- Proficiency in written and spoken English
- Ability to provide clear and concise documentation to customers where necessary
- Understanding of Cloud terminology and SaaS solutions, e.g. CSA Matrix

Bonus points:

- Security certifications, e.g. CISSP, CISM, CCSP, CCSK, CEH, GCIH, GCIA, OSCP, etc.
- University degree in security related discipline
- Understanding of security devices, i.e. Firewalls, IDS, WAF, VPN, etc.
- Knowledge of networking protocols and technologies, e.g. TCP/IP, Switching & Routing, etc.
- Programming and scripting skills, JAVA, Python, etc.
- Working knowledge of Linux, MAC, Windows operating systems
- General knowledge around IT security, such as laptop encryption, anti-virus, malware, BYOD, USB lockdown, password policy, etc.

About Anaplan:

At Anaplan, we're relentlessly passionate about improving the way companies and people do business by empowering them with the technology, insights, and confidence they need to make better-informed plans and decisions.

With 16 offices worldwide, we're building products used by over 600 clients that include some of the world's largest brands and fast-growing companies in every industry, and we're just getting started.


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