Cyber Security Operations Engineer

| Greater Denver Area
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We’re looking for problem solvers, innovators, and dreamers who are searching for anything but business as usual. Like us, you’re a high performer who’s an expert at your craft, constantly challenging the status quo. You value inclusivity and want to join a culture that empowers you to show up as your authentic self. You know that success hinges on commitment, that our differences make us stronger, and that the finish line is always sweeter when the whole team crosses together.

Alteryx, Inc. is looking for a Cyber Security Operations Engineer to support the effective and efficient operations of the Security Operations Center, including its next-gen artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) cyber security technologies, threat report generation, incident monitoring/response, and vulnerability management. (This is a remote friendly opportunity)

Our engineers implement security best practices, policies, standards and guidance to ensure the safeguard of company data, infrastructure, and resources from internal and external threats. Team members are expected to perform their duties in accordance with all laws and regulations wherein the company operates, as well as the company’s policies and procedures.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with the development of security controls in a multi-account, multi-region, highly available and highly automated multi-cloud environment to support application development, cloud computing, security, identity and access management, and IT infrastructure

  • Analyzes security vulnerability related information from a variety of tools, sources, and work with stakeholders to remediate them as per defined process

  • Leads and coordinate the response of information security incidents. Contributes to the technical investigation and root cause analysis.

  • Understand and contribute to the creation of security related system support documents, operational procedures, and standards

  • Build security automation for on-premises and cloud environments in the areas of enforcing controls and incident response process

  • Security oversight - configuration/policy review, change management, etc. and represent department in internal/external audits

  • Performs other duties and projects as assigned.

STANDARD DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • A passion for building secure products. Experience implementing security controls and design patterns in AWS, Azure and Google Cloud

  • Comfortable with DevOps style tools like Ansible, Chef, Terraform, GitLab, Puppet, etc.

  • Experience implementing on-premise/cloud security and hardening, especially in a complex environment

  • Ability to perform smoke testing/sanity testing of pre-prod deployed environments

  • Detailed understanding of security fundamentals, including cryptography and the shared responsibility approach

  • Highly developed understanding of networking protocols, such as: TCP-IP, SSL/TLS, LDAP/S, IPsec, DNS

  • Understanding of different compliance frameworks and their implications in securing cloud environments

  • Network security experience (IDS, WAF, and Firewall, etc.)

  • Experience conducting analysis/investigation and containment of cybersecurity incidents.

  • Familiarity with security vulnerabilities, exploits, malware, and digital forensics

  • Exceptional communication skills with diverse audiences - Strong critical thinking and analytical skills

  • Demonstrated ability to identify risks associated with business processes, operations, information security programs and technology projects

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong knowledge of how to effectively engineer and operate security technologies across the security operations stack.

  • Deep working knowledge of attack techniques, the cyber kill chain, and vulnerability management methodologies. An understanding of the incident response lifecycle, including containment, eradication, and recovery.

  • Extensive understanding of SOC processes and reporting metrics with the ability to discern patterns from large amounts of disparate information while remaining adaptable in rapidly changing situations and environments.

  • A comprehension of security methodologies, rules and regulations, system trust principals, and standards and frameworks, such as ISO, NIST, OWASP, SANS Top 20, PCI-DSS, SOX-404, CFPB, SSAE-18, and SOC2.

  • Ability to triage alerts, perform SOC tier 1, 2, 3 responsibilities as necessary, and understanding of ticket-driven workflows.

  • Intermediate skill in computer terminal and personal computer operation; Microsoft Office applications including but not limited to: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Effective organizational and time management skills. Ability to work with little to no supervision while performing duties.

  • Intermediate scripting knowledge in Python, PowerShell, or similar languages. Experience with Alteryx Designer / Server a plus.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND/OR LICENSES:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security, Information Technology, or related field preferred and a minimum of five (5+) years’ progressive information security experience is preferred.

  • Experience working in a Security Operation Center preferred.

  • Certified Information Systems Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC), GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Security+, or other related certifications preferred.

COMPENSATION:

Alteryx is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The salary range for this role in Broomfield, CO is $88,400 to $150,300. This position is also remote-friendly and, as such, compensation will ultimately be in line with the location in which the position is filled. Final compensation for this role will be determined by various factors such as a candidate’s relevant work experience, skills, certifications, and geographic location. This role is eligible for variable compensation including bonus and stock grants.

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Find yourself checking a lot of these boxes but doubting whether you should apply? At Alteryx, we support a growth mindset for our associates through all stages of their careers. If you meet some of the requirements and you share our values, we encourage you to apply. As part of our ongoing commitment to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace, we’re invested in building teams with a wide variety of backgrounds, identities, and experiences.

Benefits & Perks:

Alteryx has amazing benefits for all Associates which can be viewed here.

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Location

Right at the entrance to the Interlocken Technology Park, our office is easily accessible from Denver and Boulder. You can see the mountains from the office -- need we say more?!

An Insider's view of Alteryx

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Our culture is casual, but we're driven and work hard! We're empowered to be independent, creative, and innovative. Not only do we care about our platform, but we are deeply passionate about how the work we do impacts the community and our world.

Katelyn

Office Manager

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

Bringing Alteryx to more people; democratizing our platform.

Simon

Team Lead, DX

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

I encourage my team members to spend time learning - whether it's joining on-site study sessions to learn more about our product, to participating in Alteryx Academy. I think having a commitment to constant learning and self-improvement allows for creativity to flourish and opens up the doorway to new ideas.

Stephanie

Manager, Product Management Operations

What makes someone successful on your team?

Not being afraid to speak out is key. I think everyone (man or woman) is familiar with the scenario of being overshadowed in a meeting by someone with the same idea, but a louder voice. When you are the only woman on a team, ​I believe this happens more often. Take risks and be the person to speak out no matter what!

Laurie Linz

Software Delivery Manager

What are Alteryx Perks + Benefits

Alteryx Benefits Overview

Company Perks & Benefits include:

• 100% company-paid medical, dental and vision benefits.

• Life insurance, disability, and accidental coverage

• Paid Holidays, Paid Time Off (PTO) & Volunteer Time Off (VTO per year)

• 401k with company match

• Employee Stock Purchase Plan

• Fitness & Wellness reimbursement program

• Bicycles and frisbee golf to rent in office

• Gym and The Hut Restaurant on the first floor of the building

• Yoga monthly and massages weekly

• Happy hours, release parties, and networking events throughout the year

• Fresh fruit delivery, bagels on Thursdays and catered lunch every other Wednesday

• Beer taps and comfortable lounges throughout the office

• Video and arcade games, ping pong, pool table, and shuffleboard

• Free form "Innovation Days" and "Learning Days" for self-improvement monthly

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Alteryx For Good empowers associates to volunteer 20 hrs/year helping charities such as: Fourmile Watershed Coalition, Habitat for Humanity, A Precious Child or any organization of their choice.
Partners with Nonprofits
AFG Co-Lab is a group of Alteryx experts who have a passion for using analytics for good and want to volunteer their time to help non-profits such as: Connect2Help 211 or Pathways of Hope.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
In our Broomfield office we have an activities committe which plans events for our team including Bring your Child to Work Day and other celebratory events.
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
We are committed to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion at Alteryx. Our ERG's include: BIPOC, Caregivers, Alter.Eco(Green), Alter.Q (LGBTQ+), Veterans and Service, and Women & Allies.
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Alteryx pays the full cost of the Associate's medical, dental, and vision coverage.
Life Insurance
Life insurance is equal to 2 times an associate's annual salary.
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Alteryx offers free In-office yoga.
Mental Health Benefits
Free access to Headspace, multiple companywide mental health days per year, and more!
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 6 weeks of parental leave for the primary and secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
Alteryx provides associates with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program allows associates to work from home as needed.
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Company sponsored family events
Alteryx sponsors family oriented events annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Alteryx associates receive between 1 and 15 days per year of paid time off based on years of service.
Paid Volunteer Time
Our associates receive 20 hours per year of paid volunteer time.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Associates receive 5 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Free Daily Meals
We provide free bagels on Thursdays. Employees get an office catered lunch every other Wednesday.
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Alteryx hosts virtual lunch and learn meetings for associates on a regular basis.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, Cross-department program, Career mentoring, and Leadership mentoring.
Continuing Education stipend
Upon approval, we offer $5,250 annually for continuing education.
Time allotted for learning
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