Full-Time

Sr. Security Detection Engineer

Posted on 6/6/2024

Databricks

Databricks

5,001-10,000 employees

Unified data, analytics, and AI platform

Data & Analytics

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Python
Git
AWS
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • 5+ years of software engineering experience
  • 3+ years of Security-related engineering (Detection Engineering preferred)
  • Proficient in one major cloud, broad experience in at least one other major cloud (AWS, Azure or GCP)
  • Knowledge across two or more Security SME areas: Network security, Host/Disk analysis, Application/Log analysis, Memory/Malware analysis, Endpoint security
  • Experience with Python, Git/GitHub, and CI/CD automation
  • Experience with applying machine learning (ML) to security problems
Responsibilities
  • Dive into new or unknown log sources to understand events, schemas, raw data and build a detection strategy based on threats and adversaries knowledge
  • Partner with our data team to build the most efficient and useful log ingestion pipelines
  • Engineer detections on Spark in Python using Databricks (with good design, clean code, unit testing, full documentation)
  • Fuse numerous log types to implement anomaly- and ML-based intrusion detection on the Databricks platform
  • Partner with Incident Response to provide rich logs, hunting playbooks and relevant alerts with full context, with near-zero false positives
  • Present at security/engineering conferences novel detection work and ideas

Databricks provides a Lakehouse Platform integrating data management, analytics, and AI capabilities across a range of industries. Employing tools like Delta Lake and Databricks SQL enhances operational efficiency and precision. As a workplace, it offers a collaborative and technology-driven environment, promoting growth through cutting-edge machine learning solutions and a commitment to leading the industry in data innovation. This makes it an inspiring place for tech professionals to advance their careers in a vibrant and forward-thinking setting.

Company Stage

Series I

Total Funding

$4.2B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

35%

2 year growth

103%

Benefits

Extended health care including dental and vision

Life/AD&D and disability coverage

Equity awards

Flexible Vacation

Gym reimbursement

Annual personal development fund

Work headphones reimbursement

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Business travel accident insurance

Paid Parental Leave