Manager, Cyber Security Engineering

Computers/Software Bangalore, India


It is an exciting time to be at Infoblox. Named a Top 25 Cyber Security Company by The Software Report and one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2020, we are leading the way to next-level DDI with our Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services, bringing next-level security, reliability, and automation to cloud and hybrid systems—all managed through a single pane of glass. Our success depends on bright, energetic, talented people who share a passion for building the next generation of networking technologies—and having fun along the way. 

We are looking for a Manager, Cyber Security Engineering, to join our Cyber Security team in Bangalore, reporting to Senior Manager, Engineering. You will be delivering highly scalable and reliable applications that meet business budgets/timelines. Leading and influencing our cyber security efforts and building and motivating a team of cyber threat engineers. The role requires constant innovation to improve the management and incident response procedures, practices, and tooling while quickly accessing information and data sources to determine priorities and provide concise reporting of the issues in professional technical and business terms.

You are an ideal candidate if you are experienced, highly motivated interested in learning new technologies and staying up to date with the cyber threat landscape. You work well in a highly dynamic environment, along with peers and senior security analysts, to research and assess vulnerabilities, threats, and attacks on enterprise products and environments.

What you’ll do:

  • Lead technical teams in delivering highly scalable and reliable applications that meet business budgets/timelines while ensuring alignment to strategic technology vision
  • Lead product pen testing, vulnerability management, and incident response teams.
  • Lead day-to-day activities and influence team members to use follow and support agile practices
  • Ensure team is properly engaged, aware of career achievements/path, their role on the team and how it relates to others, lastly aware of their contributions to our overall goals
  • Lead all recruiting activities across the team
  • Work with team leads to ensure roadmap objectives are met as well as effectively manage interrupt-driven workloads
  • Oversee and participate in incident response activities, as needed
  • Manage training, education and career development for team members
  • Assist in recruiting new team members
  • Identify and document the roles, tasks, and responsibilities of each team member
  • Identify gaps/risks early and establish mitigation plans (both technically & with regards to resources)
  • Increase the overall visibility of this team; celebrate/track accomplishments and build relationships with key leaders in other groups
  • Continually strive for improvements in process, talent acquisition/retention, application time-to-market and quality
  • Superior intellectual curiosity and problem-solving skills to explore what problems need to be solved, identify and analyze key insights, and find creative solutions
  • Superior listening skills and ability to convey complex ideas in a clear, concise fashion to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Provide hands-on technical coding and mentoring when necessary

What you’ll bring:

  • Technical Manager with hands-on experience in product cybersecurity
  • 6+ years of management/leadership experience with at least 4-6 years of security experience
  • Combined 10+ years of hands-on security experience
  • Experience working in and managing teams within an Agile workflow
  • Deep understanding of security, SDLC, CI-CD, SaaS/cloud security, agile methodologies, values, and procedures
  • Ability to analyze, propose and implement timely, cost-effective, quality solutions for all issues or problems within area of responsibility
  • Strong influencing and problem-solving skills with an ability to identify partners, assess their needs and manage their expectations through effective communication
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills for composing and delivering technical presentations or other forms of documentation to various levels of management
  • Strong coaching and mentoring experience to build and a sustain robust team
  • Good to have - Microservices & cloud-native, and DevOps experience
  • A strong bias towards automation and innovative thinking
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services and related technologies (EC2, IAM, KMS, EMR, S3, VPC, Lambda, etc.)
  • Ability to translate security requirements implementation into formal written procedures
  • Knowledge of OSI Layer 7 Model, Network Architecture and Network Topology
  • Experience with both virtual and containerized computing environments
  • Working knowledge with any of the following: Java, Python, JavaScript, Go, or shell scripting
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret security requirements from compliance documents, create technical solutions, and explain complex security concepts to non-technical business partners
  • Familiarity with compliance and risk management frameworks, such as FedRAMP, SOC2, SOX, ISO27001, ITIL
  • Industry certifications CISSP, CISM, GIAC

What success looks like:

  • After six months, you will…
    • Successfully manage the engineers in Bangalore to deliver on committed stories
    • understand the team progress road map, mentor engineers assisting them with goal planning and career progression
    • Contribute recommendations for improving security posture of our products
  • After about a year, you will…
    • Develop team capabilities defining process and standards
    • Effectively collaborate with development teams to reduce security issues
    • Plan red team security activities a year ahead
    • Empower and support engineers to complete security training and achieve industry certifications

We’ve got you covered:

Our holistic benefits package includes coverage of your health, wealth, and wellness—as well as a great work environment, employee programs, and company culture. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including Provident Fund with company match and generous paid time off to help you balance your life. We have a strong culture and live our values every day—we believe in transparency, curiosity, respect, and above all, having fun while delighting our customers.

Speaking of a great work environment, here are just a few of the perks you may enjoy, depending on your location…

  • Delicious and healthy snacks and beverages
  • Electric vehicle charging stations
  • Outdoor amenities (onsite gym, table tennis, pool table, Play area etc.), and courtyard
  • Newly remodeled offices with state-of-the-art amenities

*Perks/Benefits may vary based on location

Why Infoblox?

We’ve created a culture that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion and rewards innovation, curiosity, and creativity. We achieve remarkable results by working together in a supportive environment that focuses on continuous learning and embraces change. So, whether you’re a software engineer, marketing manager, customer care pro, or product specialist, you belong here, where you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your career. Check out what it’s like to be a Bloxer. We think you’ll be excited to join our team.