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Senior Security Engineer

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Senior Security Engineer

IT & Technical Operations | Seattle, Washington

Build IT solutions that deliver secure, seamless experiences for people – internally and externally -- using our products 24/7 around the world. 

Position Summary 
DocuSign is looking for a senior-level security engineer to join our Security Operations team, a critical part of our world-class Information Security organization . When documents contain highly sensitive information, you can’t afford to take risks. Protecting your data is DocuSign’s top priority. This is a unique opportunity to help facilitate how we protect DocuSign's employees, customers and brand in the face of unprecedented cyber threats.

This position is an Individual Contributor.


  • Assist with security tooling architecture across corporate and production environments
  • Design, build and deploy security solutions using off-the-shelf products in combination with custom-built applications 
  • Proactively audit security infrastructure, identify problems and prioritize fixes
  • Work both on own initiative and with key stakeholders across DocuSign to build creative solutions and services that detect security issues and increase incident response capability
  • Implement security improvements by assessing current situations, evaluating trends, and anticipating requirements
  • Work with the existing stakeholders to share knowledge and best practices

Basic Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years in the information/cyber security field with a strong foundation in and in-depth technical knowledge of security engineering, computer and network security, authentication and security protocols and applied cryptography
  • Experience deploying, tuning, and customizing common security solutions such as: SIEM, IDS/IPS, web-proxy, FWs, Malware sandboxes, Forensic tools, etc.
  • Experience working in a variety of environments (MacOS and Windows Server 2008/12/16, Unix, AWS/Azure)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Hands-on experience configuring security policies, enterprise implementation, troubleshooting
  • Extensive and demonstrable experience in various aspects of Security technology infrastructure design and implementation, with experience in delivering projects within scope and budget
  • Knowledge of the latest attack trends, tools and the threat landscape
  • Experience with Splunk administration and management
  • Hands-on experience with Splunk Cloud
  • Excellent communication skills on both technical and non-technical issues
  • Strong ability to document processes, procedures and security designs clearly and accurately for distribution to internal teams and customers
  • Knowledge and experience leveraging and integrating RESTful APIs into complex IFTTT-like workflows
  • Knowledge and experience of modern application architecture: REST/PaaS/Client-side development/No-SQL/etc.
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language (C++, Python, Java, Ruby, etc.)
  • Able to work out of San Francisco or Seattle offices

IT & Technical Operations @DocuSign

We are in the business of trust and reliability. We create, maintain and operate scalable IT solutions that deliver an exceptional experience for our customers – both internal and external -- who trust and rely on us. We are creating an infrastructure that scales and supports DocuSign’s ambitious vision. That requires a smart, highly collaborative team who can identify and investigate new technologies to continue to deliver and scale globally and securely.

About DocuSign

DocuSign® is changing how business gets done by empowering hundreds of thousands of companies and tens of millions of users in most countries around the world to sign, send and manage documents anytime, anywhere, on any device with confidence. DocuSign replaces printing, faxing, scanning and overnighting documents with the easiest, fastest, most trusted way to make every approval and decision digital. Organizations of all sizes and industries are accelerating contracts, approvals and workflows with DocuSign's Digital Transaction Management (DTM) platform and eSignature solution. DocuSign keeps life and business moving forward.

DocuSign is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals seeking employment at DocuSign are considered without regards to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status, or any other legally protected category.