Security Engineer

Wayfair operates a growing Security Operations Center and we’re looking for a talented Security Engineer to join and help grow our team. Our Security Operations team is tasked with monitoring and protecting Wayfair from an ever growing number of security risks, and finding new and creative ways to do so. We have a strong focus on engineering and innovation, and are seeking individuals who love to find new problems and hate fixing the same problem twice.

What You’ll Need

  • Experience with incident detection and remediation
  • Strong working knowledge of threat vectors, vulnerabilities, and what anomalies to look for
  • Experience building reports in a SIEM tool or logging platform (ELK stack knowledge a plus!)
  • Knowledge and experience with one or more scripting languages
  • Experience with ServiceNOW, LogicMonitor, DataDog a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, especially the ability to communicate security risks in “business” rather than purely “engineering”

What You’ll Do

  • Responsible for detection, triage, investigation, and reporting of security events
  • Analyze all relevant event data for attack indicators and potential security breaches
  • Assist in coordination during incidents and coordinate with internal and external stakeholders  
  • Maintain all security monitoring systems, ensure they are up to date and functioning
  • Work with subject matter experts to learn new skills and bring them “home” to the team
  • Solve problems and prevent them from happening again
  • Write and refine our troubleshooting guides and documentation

About Us

Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking. No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.

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