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Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Location: North America

Department: IT & Security Operations

Job Details

Founded in 2018 in Dublin by experienced security engineers, Tines makes enterprise automation simple. Security and operations teams are too often stuck doing manual, repetitive tasks, and we want to change that. Tines is an automation platform designed to allow anyone to automate any manual task, regardless of complexity. No apps, plugins, or custom code required. With 1,000+ template options for common security actions, Tines is power and simplicity through direct integration with your existing tools.

Now a well-funded, early-stage start-up, Tines is backed by some of the world’s most respected investors and trusted by the world's leading security teams to streamline security automation work. We’re scaling quickly and building our team for the journey. We guarantee lots of challenges, growth and learning as well as the opportunity to be part of a world class team.

We are looking for a Senior Security Engineer passionate about security and automation to help grow and mature the security program at Tines. You’ll have the opportunity to make your mark and build new projects from the ground up. 

This is a key role reporting to our Head of IT Operations & Information Security and can be based remotely in Ireland. 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Build IT and security projects that drive the business function and protect our customers, brand, & employees.
  • Stay apprised of security trends and incidents to prevent similar occurrences by reviewing and implementing security controls based on lessons learned.
  • Support employees with system & account troubleshooting as part of help desk triage - no more than 25% of your time.
  • Perform security reviews of infrastructure and product features ensuring high standards.
  • Scale our detection and response capabilities across our environment and systems.
  • Review bug bounty and external security reports for validation and recommend mitigating controls.
  • Assist with security questionnaires for prospective customers.
  • Support vendor security reviews before allowing access to internal data.
  • Track and drive vulnerability remediation across production and corporate endpoints.
  • Assist with security training and ensuring our employees are up to date on the latest security threats.
  • Act as an escalation point for automated detections that are raised for human review.
  • Proactively hunt for threats across our environment.
  • Perform regular on-call duties, including incident commander responsibilities during security incidents. 
  • Ensure security controls are deployed and tested across cloud environments and corporate endpoints.
  • Automate as much of this as possible!

What you bring with you:

  • 5+ years experience in a security role on a high demand security team.
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills.
  • Deep familiarity with cloud security fundamentals, including deploying & managing services with infrastructure as code with tools like Terraform, Packer, Cloudformation, Ansible, SaltStack, Chef, etc.
  • Familiarity with securing container technologies like Docker or Kubernetes.
  • Background of automating security tasks with SOAR tools and/or languages like Python/Go.
  • Knowledge of command-line, log analysis, common attacks, and OS hardening for Linux and macOS.
  • Experience working on an on-call rotation in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent analytical & time management skills with the ability to work autonomously or collaboratively with peers.


Tines provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, colour, ethnic or social origin, genetic features, language, religion or belief, political or any other opinion, membership of a national minority, property, birth, disability, age or sexual orientation.