Director of Threat Research & Security Content

(Austin TX or 100% remote)

What you’ll be working on:

  • Manage and recruit an industry leading team of security talent focused on threat research and content management across our product portfolio including Security Analytics, Cloud SIEM, and Cloud SOAR.
  • Research, develop, test, distribute, collect feedback and maintain top tier security content to ensure customers have out-of-the-box coverage for security use cases.
  • Monitor and react to the ever-evolving threat landscape by providing a rapid response in both product and marketing teams for major security events.
  • Provide practical security expertise to Product, Engineering, and Marketing teams Advance the culture of cyber security through thought leadership within the company and with our customers
  • Position reports directly to the VP/GM of BU and is a great opportunity to scale security domain leadership at the company

Your skills and experience:

  • 5+ years managing and recruiting
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence/Hunting...10+ years practical experience in cyber security operations
  • Technical experience with SIEM and other security detection technologies
  • Experience informing product capabilities based on research
  • Experience providing consulting to customers on security posture
  • Experience publishing security blog posts and technical papers
  • Experience performing security briefings
  • Understanding of cloud & modern application architectures including virtualization, containerization, orchestration, 3 major cloud provider infrastructure & security solutions

What we do:
We are a cloud-native SaaS machine data analytics platform, solving complex monitoring problems for DevOps, SecOps and ITOps teams. Customers love our product because it allows them to easily monitor and optimize their mission critical, large scale applications.
 
Massive Scale:
Our microservices architecture in AWS ingests hundreds of terabytes daily across many geographic regions. Millions of queries a day analyze hundreds of petabytes of data.
 
Mission:
Democratize machine data analytics through the Sumo Logic platform, bringing real-time data insights securely through the cloud.

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