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SecOps Security Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Who We Are 

Cisco Cloud Security Group is at the forefront of developing cloud-delivered security needs and challenges of our customers. With annual revenue exceeding $200M, it is one of the fastest-growing businesses at Cisco. As Cisco is transforming its business model aggressively to software and recurring revenue model, our cloud security business is leading this journey with 100%+ YoY growth in software recurring revenue. 


What We Do 

The Cloud Security group focuses on developing solutions that provide Security as a Service to our customers. Our vision is to build the most comprehensive security solutions that are both easy to deploy and simple to manage. We are at the initial stages of this journey and looking for passionate and innovative engineers to help realize this vision. The notion of traditional perimeter-based Security is being disrupted. Since users, apps, and infrastructure have all moved to the cloud, Security must too. Welcome to the team of geeks passionate about solving this very problem and making the world a better place by making it a secure place. 

We have a highly scalable cloud infrastructure spread across 25 data centers where we run our cloud security applications that operate at massive scale - 100B+ requests per day from 65M daily active users. 


What Youll Do 

We are looking for a Security Operations Engineer who will be responsible for implementing and developing threat detection and response tools, queries, automation, and playbooks. You will work with an experienced Security Operations team and partner closely with Application Security, Offensive Security, Trust and Compliance, and Engineering.    


Roles and Responsibilities:   

  • Implement our security monitoring plan and roadmap; 
  • Develop and operationalize critical security monitoring tools for our technical stack; 
  • Deploy and tune vendor solutions to feed data into our detection stack; 
  • Partner with the Application Security function on threat detection searches based on our threat models; 
  • Partner with the incident response team to assist with incidents and improve the reliability and quality of alert; 
  • Develop SOP/runbook documentation and contribute to knowledge sharing and automation; 
  • Research new threat detection and response tools and techniques;
  • Partner with the greater security team and our product and infrastructure teams on security operations initiatives; 
  • Provide training and mentorship to junior members of the team.


Who You Are 


You have extensive experience in designing and operating security operations processes at native cloud companies. You successfully established relationships with Engineering based on collaboration, empathy, and pursuit of excellence. 

  • Bachelors + 7 years of related experience or Masters + 4 years of related experience focused on security monitoring, tools implementation, and development; 
  • Proven track of implementing Splunk, Security orchestration, and automation ;
  • AWS/Public Cloud experience; Security Controls & Tools for AWS Public Cloud Services; 
  • Threat Hunting, Threat Detection, Vulnerability Management, & remediation techniques. 


Why Cisco 

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays, and learns.   


Why Cisco Cloud Security 

Cisco Cloud Security enables you to securely adopt the cloud and better manage Security for the way the world works today. It protects users against threats anywhere they access the internet and secures your data and applications in the cloud. You can also leverage the cloud to enhance Security through simplified policy management and dynamic threat intelligence. With Cisco Cloud Security, you gain complete visibility into internet activity across cloud applications, all office locations, and roaming devices, plus faster threat detection and response. Cisco Cloud Security provides an effective security platform that is open, automated, and simple to use. And its backed by industry-leading threat information delivered by the Cisco Talos security intelligence and research group.  


We Are Cisco! 



Posted: 2020-09-25 Expires: 2020-10-31
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