Manager – Detection & Response

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1,001-5,000 employees

API development and collaboration platform


San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • Candidates must possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in security, demonstrating hands-on expertise in Detection & Response (D&R) and Application Security (AppSec), coupled with a comprehensive understanding of diverse security strategies and their implications.
  • At least 2 years of proven leadership experience, with a track record of managing and guiding teams effectively.
  • Previous involvement in high-growth, cloud-native environments is essential, showcasing adaptability and innovative problem-solving in dynamic settings.
  • The ideal candidate is a pragmatic security leader who endorses risk-focused and scalable security measures, balancing effectiveness with efficiency.
  • A solid technical foundation in developing and implementing scalable security solutions is required, demonstrating the ability to address complex security challenges.
  • Exceptional communication skills are a must, along with a product-centric approach to devise and implement solutions that meet customer needs effectively.
  • A preference for collaborative and problem-solving methodologies over rigid processes and directives is desired, emphasizing teamwork and innovation.
  • Experience in hiring, mentoring, and developing a high-performing team is crucial, with a focus on fostering a culture of excellence and continuous improvement.
  • The role demands meticulous attention to detail and strong capabilities in cross-team communication and program management, ensuring coherence and alignment across various initiatives.
  • Guide and develop the Detection & Response team, ensuring they possess the necessary skills and knowledge to manage security events and contribute to strategic security initiatives effectively.
  • Persist in offering training and mentorship to the Detection & Response team as needed, fostering skill development and operational excellence.
  • Advance the maturity of our Detection & Response capabilities to ensure rapid and effective responses to genuine threats.
  • Manage and improve the Detection & Response tooling ecosystem and ensure it can scale with the needs of the business.
  • Develop and implement a practical Incident Response (IR) strategy to ensure swift and effective action in the face of security incidents.
  • Assess existing logging frameworks to identify deficiencies and implement a comprehensive centralized logging solution.
  • Identify key security threats pertinent to our operations and develop corresponding response playbooks for timely and efficient threat mitigation.
  • Conduct a thorough analysis to uncover any deficiencies within our broader Detection & Response framework and spearhead initiatives to address these gaps.

Postman, recognized for its comprehensive API platform, cultivates a collaborative environment ideal for developers focused on building and enhancing APIs efficiently. Serving millions globally, the company provides robust tools for over 30 million developers and 500,000 organizations, fostering a space where tech professionals can grow and excel. This focus on continual improvement and substantial industry presence makes it a premiere workplace for those interested in advanced technology and teamwork.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



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