Palo Alto Networks Red Team Engineer (Information Security) in Santa Clara, California
Red Team Engineer (Information Security)
Santa Clara, California
Palo Alto Networks® is the fastest-growing security company in history. We offer the chance to be part of an important mission: ending breaches and protecting our way of digital life. If you are a motivated, intelligent, creative, and hardworking individual, then this job is for you!
We are looking for an experienced Red Team Engineer to plan and conduct red team exercises. We need a creative engineer with a penchant for critical analysis.
Our Information Security organization is seeking a Staff Red Team Engineer to join our Security Operations team. In this role, you will be responsible for red team exercise planning and execution. The successful candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment where energy, drive, and a collaborative approach are key to success. In this role, you will:
Design and execute red team scenarios to highlight gaps impacting enterprise security posture and readiness.
Deliver executive technical outbriefs to leadership across the organization.
Deliver detailed reports of technical findings to stakeholders and assist with the development of mitigation plans.
Assist with security investigations, root-cause analysis and corrective measures as required.
Plan and manage engagements to be executed by external partners.
Stay current on exploitation and post-exploitation techniques and incorporate them into the red team arsenal.
5 years’ experience in information security/penetration testing/product security roles
Must have the ability to perform targeted attacks with or without the use of automated tools.
Experience performing network penetration testing
Experience performing application security assessments
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to establish priorities, work independently and proceed with objectives
Must be well organized and able to leverage best practices, able to thrive in fast-paced environment, and, most importantly, have the ability to approach problems with an innovative, can-do attitude
Public speaking and demonstrated thought leadership in the security space
- Prefer degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent work experience.
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