Senior Security Engineer

Information Technology Washington, District Of Columbia Newton, Massachusetts Irvine, California New York, New York


What makes us Qlik 

Qlik helps enterprises around the world move faster, work smarter, and lead the way forward with an end-to-end solution for getting value out of data. A Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for 11 years in a row! Our platform is the only one on the market that allows for open-ended, curiosity-driven exploration, giving everyone – at any skill level – the ability to make real discoveries that lead to real outcomes and transformative changes. We are a Values-Driven organization, operating over 100 countries with 45,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!  


Senior Security Engineer

Qlik has an innovative, team-oriented and high-energy culture. We offer a flexible and exciting work environment, and plenty of opportunities for you to grow as a professional and as an individual.

As a Senior Security Engineer and team member of our rapidly growing company, you will have significant impact on our company’s growth and success. Candidates must be self-driven and results oriented, with a strong will to succeed.


Key Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Support the investigation of security incidents, alerts and events
  • Implement and support security-focused tools
  • Assist in managing vulnerability program
  • Support company-wide projects for security
  • Assist in penetration testing
  • Proactive security checks and threat hunting
  • Assist in incident response

 Competencies and skills:

The skills and qualifications required for this role:

  • Strong understanding of networking principles (OSI Model, Routing fundamentals, TCP/IP)
  • Advance understanding of host operating systems and applications, including Microsoft Windows, Linux and Mac
  • Experience in programming (Ex: Java or C++)
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python, or Ruby
  • Understanding of network security principles
  • Incident response principles
  • Endpoint experience – AV, EDR
  • Minimum Years of Experience: 5 years of experience in Information Security
  • Vulnerability Management – Nessus, Qualys, Rapid 7
  • Basic Public Cloud experience – AWS, Azure, GCP


Experience & Qualifications
Desired experience with successful track record in one or more of the following areas:


Qualifications – CCNA, CCNP, AWS Certified Security a plus

Security certifications like CEH, CIH, OSCP, CISSP a plus



Bachelor’s Degree



USA - Remote

About Qlik 


Qlik is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected category or characteristic.  We value the diversity of our workforce. If you need assistance due to disability during the application and/or recruiting process, please contact us via the Accessibility Request Form 


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