At Tempus, biological samples are processed in our in-house lab and turned into valuable genomic data. This data flows from on-site to an extensive cloud-based infrastructure and set of workflows that produce impactful insights. SaaS products are developed in-house by cross functional teams to share those insights with our clients.

Tempus’ approach to information security allows us to react to threats to any of the environments and workflows described above and identify and close gaps quickly. Our effective security operations engrained with comprehensive monitoring, testing, and risk management allow us to effectively protect Tempus without reducing the speed at which we do business. You and your team set the security goals and design and deploy the products, controls, and workflows to ensure Tempus will continue to make a lasting impact in the field of cancer research and treatment.

Why we’re looking for you:

  • You are up to the challenge of building out a red team and hacking & hunting practice from scratch, including designing, building, and managing the project + choosing the any critical tools.
  • You’re perfectly comfortable taking pen tests and translating them into actionable security hardening work
  • You’re prepared from your first day to be part of an IR team and fight off any attack.
  • You’re a team player and enjoy collaborating with others working on various IT, cloud, data, and engineering projects.



  • Experience developing, organizing, and running red team exercises
  • Familiarity with common red team techniques and tools
  • Experience writing Penetration Test reports and communicating risks with stakeholders
  • You’re ready to learn or already know something about:
    • Identity management products
    • Vulnerability management products and concepts
    • Security appliances and web application firewalls
    • Data loss prevention practices and tools
    • SIEM tools


  • Know your way around the native security tools in Amazon Web Services
  • Led a previous life as a network, systems, or DevOps engineer
  • Familiarity with javascript and python programming languages
  • Experience developing or supporting web applications and microservice architectures

About Tempus:

Passionate about making a difference in the world of cancer genomics?

We're on a mission to connect an entire ecosystem to redefine how genomic data is used in clinical settings. We're looking for software engineers who are passionate about changing the status quo and bringing cancer care into the 21st century.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

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