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Sr. Security Engineer – Detection
Company Workday
Location Dublin
Preferred GIAC Certifications 504
Travel 5%
Salary Not provided
Contact Name cyoung
Contact Email cian.young/at/
Expires 2021-01-09

Job Description

Join our team and experience Workday!

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

Job Description

The Workday Security Operations team is looking for a Senior Security Engineer with deep practical experience spanning detection engineering across a range of platforms (not just Windows), and response automation. You will assist in the effort of finding known and unknown threats and understanding new adversary TTPs.

What you'll do

Support the SOC in understanding incidents targeting Workday.
Develop and deploy tools and automations based on AWS serverless offerings including AWS Lambda, Kinesis and SQS.
Engage in the architecture of new tooling and industrialisation of SOC activities, developing a deep understanding of the problem and building a solution.
Security events - creatively improve threat detection across a range of platforms.
Perform gap analyses to identify where extra tooling and automation can extend the coverage of the SOC monitoring.
Response Automation: build solutions around open-source and proprietary tools.

Skills and Experience

7+ years’ experience as a professional security engineer or cloud engineer
Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent combination of education and experience
Advanced knowledge in AWS services (IAM, KMS, S3, networking etc.) and experience in securing large estates of AWS accounts and environments;
Demonstrated knowledge of Information Security attack methods and techniques.
Experience in Software development (Python, Ruby, Golang, Java, C/C++, …)
Strong knowledge of networking and system administration (Linux);
Knowledge of container driven application deployments and container orchestration technologies.

At Workday we believe every potential recruit brings a unique experience to the table. We do not believe in the ‘perfect’ candidate and we are happy to train and teach the skills needed for you to be successful in your career. If you would like to know more about life at Workday, apply today and let's start the conversation.