Information Security Engineer

SalesLoft

Atlanta, GA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 04/21/2021
  • Website: salesloft.com
  • Company Address: 1180 West Peachtree Street NW Suite 600, Atlanta, GA, 30309

About SalesLoft

SalesLoft is the #1 sales engagement platform, helping sales organizations deliver a better sales experience for their customers. More than 2,000 customers use the company’s category-leading sales engagement platform to engage in more relevant, authentic and sincere ways, including MuleSoft, Square, WeWork and Zoom.

Job Description

Put Customers First.  Team Over Self.  Focus on Results.  Bias Towards Action.  Glass Half Full. 

These are the values that define who we are and have empowered our staggering growth to become the #1 leader in sales engagement software.   

SalesLoft helps brands deliver value and create trust by connecting authentically and meaningfully with their customers. Thousands of customers depend on SalesLoft’s category-leading sales engagement platform to engage in more relevant, authentic and sincere ways.

Since our founding in 2011, we have grown into a global, award-winning organization with Lofters based all over the world.  As a testament to our organizational health, we have been named by Forbes as one of America’s Best Startup Employers in 2020, twice by Deloitte as a ‘Fastest-Growing Technology Company in North America,’ and have been recognized as a top workplace by Forbes, Fortune, Glassdoor, Atlanta Journal Constitution, and Inc Magazine.   

We’re redefining an age-old industry! This is challenging work – but our team of brilliant creatives makes the journey thrilling.  We’re fast-paced, innovative, and collaborative.  We pursue excellence in everything and have a lot of fun along the way.  Come join us!

Check us out on Glassdoor and see what people LOVE about working for SalesLoft!

THE OPPORTUNITY:

Although we’re proud of our history, we’re just as excited about the future.  We want to create a world-class culture and company that attracts, develops, engages and retains elite talent.  

At SalesLoft, our information security team is pivotal to our company’s success.  You will be a key member of our  security engineering team, responsible for the protection of SalesLoft’s critical technology and data resources.

On a day-to-day basis, you will be responsible for ensuring the effective design, implementation and maintenance of controls to protect SalesLoft systems and data.  Specifically, you will:

  • Implement a threat modeling program to identify weaknesses in preventive, detective, and responsive security controls
  • Identify indicators of compromise (IOCs) and create alerting mechanisms to the security operations team to initiate investigation  
  • Ensure appropriate levels of logging are in place on critical systems to enable real-time monitoring and forensic analysis
  • Implement a security incident and event management (SIEM) solution to correlate events across systems and ensure timely detection of events or conditions that present possible security risks
  • Tune SIEM and other detection systems to optimize “signal to noise” ratio
  • Implement and perform threat hunting to proactively identify anomalous or unauthorized use of SalesLoft assets
  • Serve as an escalation point in the security operations workflow to detect and respond to threats to SalesLoft assets in real time
  • Train and share knowledge with security team members to improve skills around threat modeling, threat hunting, and incident response
  • Respond to actual or suspected security incidents in a manner that minimizes impact, leads to continuous improvement, and complies with relevant laws and regulations
  • Stay abreast of industry trends to ensure the security program evolves as needed
  • Assist the governance, risk and compliance team in demonstrating SalesLoft’s controls to customers, auditors, and other relevant stakeholders.

In addition to working with amazing colleagues who exemplify our ‘team over self’ core value, you will also have the opportunity to design and build new ways to help keep our systems and data safe. You will have an opportunity to make a difference. 

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

We are seeking a bias-towards-action, results-oriented engineer to serve as a technical expert on our security engineering team.  Specifically, you will play a pivotal role in helping us implement industry leading security controls and processes that will scale with the business. 

If you’re looking for an opportunity to learn more, do more, and become more than previously possible… if you’re passionate about innovation, growth and serving customers and thrive in a fast-paced, developmental environment, then becoming an information security engineer is the career path for you! 

THE TEAM:

SalesLoft’s security team comprises seasoned and up-and-coming infosec professionals who are all aligned on one vision and mission:

  • Vision: Every seller is loved by the buyers they serve (#saleslove)
  • Mission: Equip companies to maximize revenue by creating a fantastic buying experience

The security engineering team consists of practitioners who strive to find and fix potential weaknesses in SalesLoft’s control environment while also looking for threat indicators and mitigating risks across the organization. They are also the epitome of our core values - Customers First. Team Over Self. Focus on Results. Bias Towards Action. Glass Half Full.

THE SKILL SET:

  • 5 years of experience in a security architect or production technology operations role
  • Professional working knowledge of the following technologies:
    • Linux
    • Kubernetes
    • Docker
    • AWS
    • GCP/GKE
    • Postgres
    • SIEM technologies (e.g., Splunk, SumoLogic)
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced startup environment
  • Experience building and participating in threat modeling and threat hunting programs
  • SIEM management and implementation experience
  • Familiarity with information security compliance standards relevant to SalesLoft (including GDPR, SOC 2, ISO 27001)
  • Ability to multi-task with strong attention to detail
  • Track record of working with security configurations for sensitive data and systems
  • Industry certifications (e.g., CISSP, AWS Security Specialty, etc.) a plus

WITHIN ONE MONTH, YOU’LL:

  • Learn the day-to-day operational cadence and become familiar with the infosec technology stack
  • Understand the key performance indicators (KPIs) of the SalesLoft security team
  • Learn and understand the mission, vision, and values of the SalesLoft security team
  • Review and understand the SalesLoft risk assessment process as well as currently identified organizational security risks
  • Set your OKRs (Objectives and Key Results) with your manager and develop an action plan to achieve them

WITHIN THREE MONTHS, YOU’LL:

  • Act as a consultant, evaluating the effectiveness of the security program with a fresh set of eyes
  • Begin developing a roadmap for threat modeling and threat hunting activities
  • Identify net new measures of success of the security program

WITHIN SIX MONTHS, YOU’LL:

  • Execute the threat modeling process alongside business stakeholders for existing critical technologies
  • Train the security team and the business on the process for and value of threat modeling 
  • Configure systems to support forensic investigations through log analysis, as well as creation of custom detections that result in alerts for investigation by the security operations team

WITHIN TWELVE MONTHS, YOU’LL:

  • Serve as a technical expert on SalesLoft’s technical security controls and a point of escalation for identified issues
  • Implement new technologies to increase our security vulnerability and threat detection capabilities 
  • Work with customers, auditors, and internal personnel to address security questions and concerns

IS THIS ROLE NOT AN EXACT FIT? Keep an eye on our Careers Page for other positions!

WHY SHOULD YOU WORK AT SALESLOFT:

  • You will become part of an amazing culture with a supportive CEO and smart teammates who actually care
  • You will work with an amazing team you can learn from and teach
  • You will experience joining a high-growth/high-traction organization
  • You will hear “Yes, let’s do that!” and then have the opportunity to successfully execute on your ideas
  • We have a vibrant, open office that utilizes modern technology
  • You will grow more here than you would anywhere else, that is a promise

SalesLoft is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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