Purpose
Box manages billions of files and petabytes of data, supports millions of active users, and provides a platform for tens of thousands of developers. This makes us a big target. Our customers trust us with a lot, and our ability to keep their content secure is fundamental to the success of our business (and theirs). It is the job of our Corporate Security team to keep up with and counteract vulnerabilities and emerging threats.
 
If you vigorously hack away in your spare time, enjoy understanding and solving complex security problems, and want to grow your skills on a world-class team, then you're the type of person we're looking for!
 
In this role, you will work closely with Box's red team, security operations, IT organization, security automation group, and customer protection team to understand our security gaps and find creative ways to solve them.  
 
Who you are
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical, engineering, or IT related field (or equivalent) and 5+ years related experience.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Can clearly communicate complex security problems to stakeholders.
  • Self-motivated to take on new challenges.
  • Strong background in system security (MacOS\Linux\Windows)
  • Deep experience in the two or more of the following domains:
    • Splunk Data Analytics/Infrastructure
    • Vulnerability Management
    • Penetration Testing
    • DNS, TCP/IP
    • Firewalls/IDS/IPS
    • Email Security
    • Endpoint Detection and Response
    • Cloud Security
    • Threat Detection and Hunting 
Why the team needs you
Box is growing fast. Real fast. With innovation and speed come interesting security challenges. As the leader in cloud content management, our customers trust us to keep their data secure, and we don't want to let them down. Come help us continue to develop an incredible team dedicated to securing our infrastructure and keeping Box safe.  
 
Why you need Box
Box presents a unique opportunity to be a part of a security team that operates on a global scale. We have built a world-class group with some amazing talent, and this is a great time to join and grow with us. We have the data, we have the corporate support, and we're looking to stay ahead of the curve. All we need is you!
 
Nice to haves
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Electrical Engineering, or Security.
  • Industry recognized security certifications like CISSP, CEH, GCIA, or GCIH.
  • Experience with cloud deployments involving AWS, Docker, Hashicorp tools, Kubernetes, and Serverless architectures (like Lambda)
  • Prior security operations experience.
  • Scripting knowledge: Python, Ruby, Perl, Go, Bash.
  • Machine learning experience.
  • Prior open source contributions.
 

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