Splunk Security Research is committed to delivering actionable intelligence to Splunk's customers. We are looking for a Principal Security Research Engineer to join our growing team. You will be working on developing new tools/techniques to aid security operators for analysing threats, crafting and releasing detection, investigation and response techniques for multiple Splunk products. You will have a hand in mentoring and growing team members. You will work closely with Splunk teams across multiple product areas; data scientists, product managers and engineers to influence the development of new capabilities for Splunk software and to enable the research team to leverage the best of Splunk. You will contribute to the development and implementation of security tools, machine learning models, infrastructure as code, and security content. This position requires development experience, along with DevOps tools, machine learning, analyzing large data sets and development of automation techniques. This individual must also have knowledge and experience in various information security detection and monitoring tools with an understanding of what they provide and how they contribute to an effective security program.
6+ years of experience, with a Master’s or PhD in Computer Science with systems specialization a plus
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