Senior Security Content Engineer

Exabeam is a global cybersecurity leader that created New-Scale SIEM™ for advancing security operations. We help organizations detect threats, defend against cyberattacks, and defeat adversaries. The powerful combination of our cloud-scale security log management, behavioral analytics, and automated investigation experience results in an unprecedented advantage over insider threats, nation states, and other cyber criminals. We understand normal behavior, even as normal keeps changing — giving security operations teams a holistic view of incidents for faster, more complete response. 

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We are looking for a Senior Security Content Engineer with good understanding of security fundamentals to join our Content Engineering team. As a Security Content Engineer, you will analyze and interpret security/system/application logs, define detection rules to identify abnormal behaviors. You will collaborate with subject matter experts across different teams to build best in class detections.


  • Collaborate with a team of security domain experts, data scientists, software engineers and product managers to identify security threats.
  • Build, deliver and support security detection content.
  • Refine and extend the Exabeam Common Information Model and rule base.
  • Provide subject matter expertise to help triage and resolve customer issues.


  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent technical degree required
  • 4+ years of experience (or equivalent academic experience) working on security detection systems and detection content.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Knowledge of Regular Expressions, Programming languages such as Scala, Java or Scripting languages such as Python, Shell.
  • Knowledge of modern adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures.
  • Orientation to details and good task coordination skills.

Why Exabeam: US

  • Medical, Dental, Vision benefits
  • FSA/HSA options 
  • Generous PTO and Holidays
  • Parental leave

Base Pay Range: Bay Area Only

$140,000 - $175,000

  • Range is reflective of base pay only
  • Does not include variable pay
  • Base pay is dependent on experience and may vary based on geography

Exabeam is privately funded by Blue Owl Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Cisco Investments, Norwest Venture Partners, Acrew Capital, Icon Ventures, and investor Shlomo Kramer. For more information visit or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter. Looking for more? Check our reviews on Glassdoor.

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