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Sr. Security Operations Engineer



Remote, OR, USA · Remote
Posted on Friday, May 19, 2023

Axonius is the cybersecurity asset management platform that gives organizations a comprehensive asset inventory, uncovers gaps, and automatically validates and enforces policies. Deployed in minutes, the Axonius cyber asset attack surface management (CAASM) solution integrates with hundreds of data sources to give customers the confidence to control complexity by mitigating threats, navigating risk, decreasing incidents, automating response actions, and informing business-level strategy. Hundreds of customers worldwide like The New York Times, Schneider Electric, and AB InBev trust Axonius to control complexity.

Headquartered in New York, New York, Axonius employs over 600 people worldwide and achieved unicorn status in early 2021. Axonius has been recognized with the Great Place to Work Certification™, was named one of Fortune’s 2021 Best Small and Medium Workplaces™, and was named to Dun’s Best Start Up Companies to Work for Over 100 Employees. Most recently, Axonius was also named to the 2021 and 2022 Forbes Cloud 100 list of the top 100 private SaaS companies in the world, as well as named to Inc. magazine's 2022 Best Workplaces, and was ranked #3 on the 2022 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 list. Axonius has been cited as the fastest growing cybersecurity company in history by revenue.

We are growing rapidly and are looking for superstars who value growth, team, humility and winning!

As part of our rapid growth we are looking for a Senior Security Operations Engineer to join our tight-knit team! As a Senior Security Operations Engineer at Axonius, you will help to grow and mature the operational aspects of our security program. This will involve evaluating and implementing security solutions as well as designing and participating in threat detection, response, and hunting activities. Your work will directly impact all areas of our business.

The ideal candidate has several years of hands-on experience helping shape and operate a security operations function, though we’re open to more senior hands-on candidates as well.


  • Investigate alerts and events that might have information security implications.
  • Respond to, and handle the cross-team coordination of potential security incidents, and develop automations to reduce the chances of future similar incidents.
  • Evaluate, implement, and maintain modern cloud-native security tooling related to corporate and product infrastructure.
  • Follow industry security trends, advisories, news, and general research, and advise stakeholders across the company how to stay ahead of relevant security risks.
  • Advise internal stakeholders on security-related subjects ranging from general OpSec to corporate application or infrastructure architecture.


  • Hands-on security operations experience working within a modern, Zero Trust oriented, and cloud and SaaS-heavy environment.
  • Experience with a broad range of security technologies, not just a deep focus on a single toolset.
  • Strong networking and systems knowledge, including a strong understanding of macOS, Windows, and Linux internals.
  • The ability to write scripts or software to automate security engineering tasks (Python-specific experience is a plus).
  • Basic cloud infrastructure engineering knowledge (Terraform experience is a strong plus).
  • Excellent organizational skills and strong ability to prioritize.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English, especially in fast-moving, challenging situations.
Compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, and experience and includes an annual bonus, equity, and attractive benefits.
Annual Pay Range
$165,000$175,000 USD

A little more about Axonius:

  • We are a remote-first culture. We have offices in New York and in Tel Aviv, but the majority of our employees are working from home across the US and Internationally.
  • Our people aren’t just great professionals, they are great people. We are all here to support each other, ready to help and do what’s best for the entire company.
  • Focus on Career growth. We love seeing our people grow into new roles and work hard to ensure everyone sees and can realize a long term career path here at Axonius.

At Axonius we support a diverse and inclusive workplace and believe in equal employment opportunity. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives, regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.