Category : IT- Security
Location/City : –
Recruiter Phone : 678-969-3356
Our Client has an immediate need for a Director of Network Security Engineering and Research.
Locations include – Burlington, MA; Ann Arbor, MI; or Austin, TX
The director position will be tasked with growing the Research & Development and Security Data Analyst Team through the attraction and retention of top-notch talent, guiding the creation and acquisition of internet-scale infrastructure and tools, setting priorities to address an evolving threat landscape and market demand for threat intelligence, and representing Company at influential industry events.
Skills Requirements & Education:
Education: Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in computer science/engineering/security (or equivalent work experience)
10+ years experience designing and implementing network security products and leading large teams with security research responsibilities including both operational, engineering, and industry leading thought leadership activities.10+ years security research background focused on analyzing modern threat landscapes with an eye toward understand attack types and methods and a proven track record of inventing novel approaches for detecting and preventing threats as they become pervasive.5+ years managing peopleExpertise required on seeding new threat detection and mitigation techniques and technologies within existing product code bases and frameworks.Experience creating and managing annual budget required – minimum of $1MM.Knowledge of DDoS attacks and attack landscape preferred.Experienced industry speaker on technical and business subjects speaking at events such as Blackhat, RSA, Defcon or industry equivalents.