Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer

Information TechnologyHybrid Remote, Suresnes, France Paris la Defense, France Paris la Defense, France


What makes us Qlik?     


Qlik delivers the best in data, analytics, and AI technology, to help enterprises around the world drive value from their data. Our leading, AI-powered platform enables users to uncover insights that lead to better business decisions, faster.      


A Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ Leader for 13 years in a row, Qlik is a values-driven organization, and following its acquisition of Talend, now serves over 45,000 customers in 100 countries worldwide. Read on to see what we’re looking for right now!     


The Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer Role     


As a Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer at Qlik, you will be at the forefront of securing our SaaS Cloud Infrastructure. Your role is to research, design, and implement cutting-edge security solutions that align with our policies, standards, and legal requirements.      


You will be a vital part of our dynamic team, ensuring security is seamlessly integrated into every phase of the infrastructure's lifecycle.     


What makes this role interesting?     


  • Innovative Security Solutions: Spearhead the design and implementation of security solutions, contributing to the evolution of Qlik's SaaS Cloud security.
  • Automation for Scaling: Prioritize automation to enhance security tooling coverage, focusing on detecting, alerting, and remediating vulnerabilities and misconfigurations.
  • Collaborative Impact: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including SRE, IT, and Developers, to embed security seamlessly and drive secure practices throughout the organization.
  • Evangelizing Cloud Security: Develop, advocate, and monitor the adoption of robust cloud security practices, influencing the entire Qlik infrastructure positively.


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


  • Architecture Reviews: Conduct security architecture reviews for new and existing product or platform components, ensuring the highest standards of security.
  • Autonomy and Ownership: Independently triage and resolve security issues, continuously improving incident detection and risk mitigation.
  • Policy Updates and Audits: Participate in updating security policies, internal and external audits, penetration tests, and vulnerability assessments, contributing to a secure environment.
  • Subject Matter Expertise: Be a recognized subject matter expert on cloud infrastructure security, sharing knowledge and insights across the organization.


We’re looking for a teammate with:     


  • 5+ Years of Experience: In Cloud Security, Infrastructure Security, or a related field, showcasing a strong background in Cloud technologies and Information Security.
  • Effective Communication: Demonstrated experience in effectively communicating and influencing business stakeholders, fostering collaboration.
  • Cloud Proficiency: Proficiency in cloud technologies (AWS or Azure) and experience with DevOps, SRE, Kubernetes, Containers, and CI/CD.
  • Automation Skills: Strong experience in implementing and automating security best practices using infrastructure as code tools and programming languages.
  • Security Tooling Knowledge: Familiarity with security tooling such as firewalls, WAF, CSPM, CWPP, SIEM, SOAR, and CNAPP.
  • Autonomous Work experience: Ability to work autonomously, taking ownership of security challenges and driving solutions.
  • Global Collaboration: Experience working in a global team and diverse environments, bringing adaptability and a global perspective.
  • Fluency in English: Strong communication skills in English, both written and verbal.


The location for this role is:     


France – Paris or remote     


Join us in shaping a secure future for data infrastructure. Apply now to be part of our mission!     


More about Qlik and who we are:     


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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  

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