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IT Security Engineer Datadog
New York, NY

Datadog is a company developing a monitoring and analytics platform for developers and IT operations teams.

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About Datadog

Job Description

The company:

We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams. We operate at high scale-trillions of data points per day-providing always-on alerting, metrics visualization, logs, and application tracing for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way.

The team:

The IT team is responsible for the infrastructure and services that Datadog employees around the world use on a daily basis to successfully do their jobs. This means managing thousands of devices, Identity and Access Management, services like G Suite and Slack as well as our Meraki network infrastructure.

The opportunity:

As a Security Engineer for the IT team, you will help ensure our applications, services and networks are secure and compliant.

You will:

* Develop, maintain and improve IT security tools.
* Harden IT systems.
* Perform security assessment activities.
* Respond to IT security incidents.
* Collaborate with Datadog Compliance team in the development and implementation of new security policies, standards, and procedures.
* Be a security subject matter expert within the Datadog IT program.


* 2+ years of relevant professional security experience.
* Able to demonstrate strong understanding of IT systems, operations and security concepts.
* Proven track record of security proficiency.
* Experience in core project languages (Golang / Python / Ruby).
* Strong understanding of system and network security principles and technology.
* You want to work in a fast, high growth startup environment.
* Excellent verbal and written communications skills.

Bonus points:

* Experience implementing BeyondCorp style, zero-trust network and service architectures.
* You harden macOS for fun.

About Datadog

Datadog is a company developing a monitoring and analytics platform for developers and IT operations teams.

5000 employees

620 8th avenue

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