Senior Security Engineer

Clearwater, Florida

Santa Clara, California

Who We Are:


Malwarebytes is the next-gen cybersecurity company that millions worldwide trust. Malwarebytes proactively protects people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware, and exploits that escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. The company’s flagship product combines advanced heuristic threat detection with signatureless technologies to detect and stop a cyberattack before damage occurs. More than 10,000 businesses worldwide use, trust, and recommend Malwarebytes. Founded in 2008, the company is headquartered in California, with offices in Europe and Asia, and a global team of threat researchers and security experts.

We’ve created a fantastic culture that our employees love and were recently named in the top 10 of Fortune Magazine’s “Great Place to Work” list.  We’re growing fast and are looking for some great people to join us.



Who We Need:


A motivated and experienced security professional who is looking to take on the challenge of improving security at a Security company. We’re looking for someone to join our small but growing security team and apply their experience with Security Operations (SecOps) and Incident Response (IR). We’re looking for security super-stars who can help take our SecOps and IR processes and tooling to the next level.



What You’ll Do:


  • Apply your experience and technical expertise with IR and SecOps to improve internal processes. Collaborate with teams across the company in engineering, product management, research, thread intelligence, support, IT, finance, legal, and other corporate functions.
  • Develop new tooling and implement technologies to improve IR and SecOps while actively participating in security investigations, incident response, and other security operations activities.
  • Develop processes and techniques to identify vulnerabilities in systems and applications, identify intrusions, isolate attackers, block and remove unauthorized access.
  • Manage 3rd party providers for MSSP, MDR, and other security operations activities.



Skills You’ll Need to Have:


  • Be well-versed in IR (incident response) and SecOps (Security Operations) best practices
  • Ability to work with operations teams to improve security in network infrastructure, cloud and enterprise environments
  • Passionate about process improvements, documentation, and automation
  • Aid and encourage those around you to understand and identify risks
  • Understand the value in your team having ‘measurable success'


Nice to Have Skills:

  • Experience working at a security product company
  • An understanding of cloud technologies and infrastructure
  • You have worked effectively with geographically distributed teams
  • Experience with agile scrum processes, DevOps, and infra as code
  • Current or former security training or certifications such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, SANS GPEN, CEH or similar are a plus



What We Offer:


  • An opportunity to do something great for yourself and the world
  • A great work environment that supports growth and development
  • Competitive compensation and benefit packages
  • 401(k) matching program
  • Open time off policy
  • Stocked kitchen with healthy (and some unhealthy) drinks, snacks, fruit and lunch options
  • A company that enjoys having fun; holiday and summer parties, sporting events and lots of other great stuff



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