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Position Summary:

The Senior Information Security Engineer is responsible for operational aspects of security at Tableau, including system hardening, detection, incident response, and consulting with projects to identify risks. The Senior Information Security Engineer provides leadership across a broad range of Information Security disciplines. This role evaluates new technologies and shares security knowledge and best practices and is an integral part of the Tableau security team.

Primary Responsibilities (Essential Functions):

  • Perform hunting exercises using threat intelligence, analysis of anomalous log data and results of historical events and data to detect threats

  • Develop anomaly detection dashboards and reports to identify potential threats, suspicious activity, and intrusions

  • Develop scripts, systems, processes and content to improve detective capabilities

  • Serve as subject matter expert and point of escalation on the Security team Partner cross-functionally to ensure security technologies are actively managed and fully leveraged

  • Partner with teams across the company to triage and respond to security incidents

  • Perform security reviews to identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans

  • Advise and consult with internal customers on risk assessment, threat modeling, and vulnerability remediation

  • Evaluate, recommend, and implement security solutions and practices that protect company services and information assets; help the company manage risks and meet compliance obligations

  • Develop security controls and processes that align with company policies and regulatory requirements

  • Partner with business groups to provide guidance on security-related topics

  • Participate in team incident response on-call rotation

  • Share knowledge and experience with peer team members in a mentoring capacity

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Advanced understanding of information security principles and practices

  • Expert knowledge of security technologies, including: firewalls, IDS/IPS, SIEM, VPNs, encryption, AWS IAM, network and application vulnerability assessment Knowledge of Linux, Mac, and Windows operating systems, web technologies, database systems, networking principles, access control methods, and security concepts

  • Ability to automate tasks and interact with APIs using common scripting languages such as Ruby or Python

  • Familiar with security tools such as Splunk, nmap, Burp Suite, Wireshark, Chef/Puppet/Salt

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with internal and external customers of all levels of the organization

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure within a closely coordinated team during emergencies

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage workload with competing and shifting priorities

  • Flexible, dependable and self-motivated


  • BS in Computer Science/related degree or equivalent work experience

  • 10+ years in the information technology field with 7+ years focused on security disciplines CISSP or other security certifications helpful, but not required

  • Extensive experience in monitoring, detecting, reporting security weaknesses, and enforcing information security policies and best practices in a corporate environment using tools such as Splunk and vulnerability management software

  • Experience developing security hardening procedures and security best practices


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