Senior Security Engineer

Information TechnologyHybrid Remote, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania


What makes us Qlik?


A Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ Leader for 13 years in a row, Qlik transforms complex data landscapes into actionable insights, driving strategic business outcomes. Serving over 40,000 global customers, our portfolio leverages pervasive data quality and advanced AI/ML capabilities that lead to better decisions, faster.


We excel in integration and governance solutions that work with diverse data sources, and our real-time analytics uncover hidden patterns, empowering teams to address complex challenges and seize new opportunities.



The Senior Security Engineer Role


Join our team at Qlik as a Senior Security Engineer and be part of shaping the future direction of our company. With approximately 38,000 customers worldwide, you'll have the opportunity to make a significant impact on our growth and success.


In this role, you'll work in an innovative, team-oriented environment, collaborating with talented individuals to continuously innovate and improve our security measures.


What makes this role interesting?


  • Impactful Contribution: Play a key role in supporting the investigation of security incidents, alerts, and events, ensuring the safety and integrity of our systems.
  • Innovative Environment: Join a dynamic and high-energy culture where innovation and collaboration are valued.
  • Professional Growth: Benefit from a flexible and exciting work environment, with ample opportunities to grow both professionally and personally.


Here’s how you’ll be making an impact:


  • Security Incident Investigation: Support the investigation of security incidents, alerts, and events, ensuring timely response and resolution.
  • Tool Implementation: Implement and support security-focused tools to enhance our security posture.
  • Vulnerability Management: Assist in managing the vulnerability program, identifying, and addressing potential security risks.
  • Company-wide Security Projects: Collaborate on company-wide projects to enhance security across all areas of our organization.
  • Penetration Testing: Assist in conducting penetration testing to identify and address potential vulnerabilities.
  • Proactive Security Measures: Perform proactive security checks and threat-hunting activities to safeguard our systems.
  • Incident Response: Support incident response efforts, ensuring swift and effective resolution of security incidents.


We’re looking for a teammate with:


  • Strong understanding of networking principles (OSI Model, Routing fundamentals, TCP/IP)
  • Advanced 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
  • Qualifications – CCNA, CCNP, AWS Certified Security is a plus.
  • Security certifications like CEH, CIH, OSCP, and CISSP are a plus.


The location for this role is:


The role is open to any US Qlik office or Remote, for the right candidate.


Join us in safeguarding the future of Qlik. Apply now to become an integral part of our security team!



More about Qlik and who we are:


Find out more about life at Qlik on social: Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, and X/Twitter, and to see all other opportunities to join us and our values, check out our Careers Page.


What else do we offer?


  • Genuine career progression pathways and mentoring programs
  • Culture of innovation, technology, collaboration, and openness
  • Flexible, diverse, and international work environment


Giving back is a huge part of our culture. Alongside an extra “change the world” day plus another for personal development, we also highly encourage participation in our Corporate Responsibility Employee Programs


The anticipated base salary range for this role is $108,000.00 MIN – $148,000.00 Max. Final compensation offered by Qlik will be based on factors such as the candidate’s location, job-related skills, education, experience, and other business and organizational needs. Qlik offers a comprehensive benefits package.


Qlik is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to fostering a workplace that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to actual or perceived: race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy and related medical conditions, genetic information, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. For United States applicants and employees, go to the US Department of Labor’s website to review the Equal Employment Opportunity Posters, including the “Know Your Rights” and “Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination” posters.

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