Job Description

Staff Cyber Security Engineer


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LiveRamp is the data collaboration platform of choice for the world’s most innovative companies. A groundbreaking leader in consumer privacy, data ethics, and foundational identity, LiveRamp is setting the new standard for building a connected customer view with unmatched clarity and context while protecting precious brand and consumer trust. LiveRamp offers complete flexibility to collaborate wherever data lives to support the widest range of data collaboration use caseswithin organizations, between brands, and across its premier global network of top-quality partners.

Hundreds of global innovators, from iconic consumer brands and tech giants to banks, retailers, and healthcare leaders turn to LiveRamp to build enduring brand and business value by deepening customer engagement and loyalty, activating new partnerships, and maximizing the value of their first-party data while staying on the forefront of rapidly evolving compliance and privacy requirements.

Staff Security Engineer

LiveRamp is the leading data connectivity platform. We believe connected data has the power to change the world. Our platform powers insights and experiences centered around the needs of real people, and in ways that keep the Internet open for all. LiveRampers thrive on building together with curiosity and humilityand have a good bit of fun along the way. We’re always looking for smart, kind, and creative people to grow our team and impact.

Mission: LiveRamp makes it safe and easy for businesses to use data effectively.

LiveRamp is seeking a technical, multi-disciplined security engineer to support maturity and expansion of automation and detection initiatives. This role will report to the Director of Information Security Operations and work with cross-functional teams and external parties to reduce risk, and execute security measures that monitor and protect sensitive data and systems from infiltration and cyber-attacks. This role will increase operations maturity by converging data from automation, incident response and threat intelligence platforms.

You will:

  • Be point on development, research, and creation of threat detections in our security tooling.
  • Assist with investigation and containment potential security incidents within LiveRamp’s environment.
  • Lead the configuration and maturity of security policies and alerting mechanisms in security tools.
  • Provide subject matter expertise of security risks to peers and management.
  • Assess the log visibility and coverage of the SIEM, and work with DevOps, software engineers, and platform owners to configure log forwarding to increase event visibility.
  • Work with corporate and production teams to deploy security technologies across LiveRamp’s corporate and cloud assets.
  • Be a point of contact for security technology companies providing technology or services.
  • Offer technical support and help Liveramp teams troubleshoot errors or unexpected behaviors with security tools.
  • Create documentation, knowledge base articles, or diagrams concerning security technologies or their data flows.
  • Consult or support other initiatives within Security Operations involving vulnerability management, threat intelligence, and incident response.

Your team will:

  • Execute LiveRamp’s security strategy and roadmap.
  • Refine security response by implementing orchestration and automation.
  • Improve SIEM logging, monitoring, and threat detection capabilities for production and corporate IT assets.
  • Innovate new methods and processes that will improve LiveRamp’s security posture.

About you:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Security Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science, or similar technical discipline
  • Demonstrated expertise in mentoring and training peers in security engineering skill sets.
  • Strong familiarity with a broad range of security technologies: SIEM, CASB, SOAR, DLP, EDR, among others.
  • Technical proficiency with one or more of the major cloud computing environments.
  • Knowledge on implementing cloud security best practices.
  • Strong understanding of threat vectors in cloud environments.
  • Several years of experience with one or more programming languages (e.g. Python, Go, JavaScript, Terraform)
  • Excellent software design, problem solving, and debugging skills.
  • Knowledge of web proxies, firewalls, IDS/IPS, IT infrastructure and processes
  • Knowledge of cyber security risk management with the ability to develop and implement mitigation strategies.
  • Energetic, passionate about security, and professionally curious about the cyber security threat landscape

Bonus Points:

  • Knowledge of malware reversal or attacker infrastructure.