Security Operations Center Engineer

Information Technology Singapore, Singapore Req.Num.: 26120

Hungry, Humble, Honest, with Heart.


The Opportunity
The ideal candidate will be passionate about cybersecurity, security monitoring and analysis, and developing/automating creative solutions.


Information Technology at Nutanix
As a Security Engineer, you will be expected to be skilled at identifying security issues within infrastructure and processes, conduct research and root cause analysis, effectively execute projects/initiatives to address them, demonstrate excellent judgment, and act as a security liaison supporting business units.


Your Role
  • Response and analysis of security issues created by automated systems and people 
  • Leverage tools to conduct research 
  • Provide evidence backed root cause analysis 
  • Troubleshoot technical issues within complex systems 
  • Proactively identify gaps, risks and issues and suggest possible solutions 
  • Operate our key security tools and constantly tune and build response playbooks
  • Design automated workflows to streamline security operations 
  • Technical contribution to complex incidents 
  • Act as a consultant on special projects for multiple teams 
  • Provide coaching and guidance to more junior staff 



What You Will Bring
  • Able to take ownership of tasks and see through completion in a timely manner
  • Initiate fact based research on security issues 
  • Ability to establish priorities, work independently and proceed with objectives 
  • Willingness to learn, absorb and correlate technical information and then be able to interpret and simplify it 
  • Strong communication skills to work with both collaborative cross-functional team of peers and departments within the company 
  • 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 a can-do attitude 
  •  Understanding of various security technologies including endpoint security, network security, collaboration security, cloud security, SIEM, etc. 
  • Understanding of OS and application logging, with a focus on security event logging
  • Understanding of fundamental security concepts 
  • Understanding of a security incident response framework 
  • Practical knowledge of basic networking protocols (TCP/IP stack) 
  •  Experience with Microsoft Windows or Linux or MacOS Operating Systems on a command line level 
  •  Experience with one or more programming or scripting language and code repository tools such as Python, VBScript, Perl, TCL, github/gitlab, etc or others 


About the Team
About Your Manager:
  • Your manager for this role will be the Manager, SecOps Engineering. They have 24 years of security experience in Australia, the UK, and Netherlands.
What The Team Says:
  • Your manager has managed global teams in APJ, EMEA, and the Americas, bringing a wealth of diverse experience to the team.
How We Work:
  • At Nutanix, we work remotely in a 24x7 follow-the-sun model. You'll be expected to work 8 hours a day, 5 days a week during office hours, which could fall between Monday to Sunday. We offer flexible scheduling to accommodate different work preferences.


Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to provide fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Nutanix hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.