Senior Security Engineer - Detection & Hunt in San Francisco, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Cruise Automation   •  

San Francisco, CA 94102

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 61 days ago

This job is no longer available.

At Cruise, our engineers have opportunities to grow and develop while learning from leaders at the cutting-edge of their fields. With a culture of internal mobility, there's opportunity to thrive in a variety of disciplines. This is a place for dreamers and doers to succeed.

If you are looking to solve one of today's most complex engineering challenges, see the results of your work in hundreds of self-driving cars, and make a positive impact in the world starting in our cities, join us.


  • Deploy and develop software to enable new detection capabilities
  • Build/deploy/maintain security controls and instrumentation
  • Build robust systems or frameworks to reliably facilitate detection of adversarial events in extremely large host and network ecosystems
  • Analyze the latest attacker techniques and apply solutions to detect them holistically
  • Reverse engineer complex attack patterns and malware
  • Conduct in-depth research on attacker profiles and infrastructure to better predict and prevent future attacks


  • Experience in incident detection, incident response and forensics across multiple operating systems
  • Experience developing secure infrastructure and services in public cloud environments
  • Experience building and maintaining data pipelines
  • Programming experience in Python, C/C++, Scala, or Go
  • Experience querying large datasets with SQL
  • Experience with OSQUERY, Carbon Black, Crowdstrike Falcon, Bro, and, Suricata

Bonus Points:

  • Contributions to the security community (open source, public research, blogging, presentations, etc)
  • You are an entrepreneur, you love to build, prototype and break

Perks of being a Cruiser

While doing meaningful work is rewarding in itself, we also offer the following programs and benefits to support the extraordinary humans who serve as the backbone in making our self-driving cars go:

  • Competitive salary and benefits including 401(k) Cruise matching program to help you meet your long-term financial goals
  • Medical / dental / vision, AD+D and Life
  • Flexible vacation and company paid holidays
  • Healthy lunch, snacks, dinner
  • Paid parental leave & family expansion stipend
  • Monthly gym stipend
  • Quarterly offsites & working retreats
  • On-site massages
  • State-of-the-art equipment for your work station

Valid Through: 2019-9-13