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Lead Detection and Response Engineer (Remote - Bangalore, India)

Mobile Skyflow

Mobile Skyflow

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2023

Lead Detection and Response Engineer (Remote - Bangalore, India)

About Skyflow:

Skyflow is a data privacy vault company built to radically simplify how companies isolate, protect, and govern their customers’ most sensitive data. With its global network of data privacy vaults, Skyflow is also a comprehensive solution for companies around the world looking to meet complex data localization requirements. Skyflow currently supports a diverse customer base that spans verticals like fintech, retail, travel, and healthcare.

Skyflow is headquartered in Palo Alto, California and was founded in 2019. For more information, visit www.skyflow.com or follow on X (formerly Twitter) and LinkedIn.

About the role:

As a Lead Detection Engineer, you will be responsible for the lifecycle of threat detection. You will drive initiatives, research, define, and implement a wide variety of security platforms to detect malicious activity in various stages of the attack lifecycle. You will build attack simulation scenarios, reproduce attack scenarios, and test the effectiveness of yours and your peers logic. You will also partner with the engineering teams to develop technology that enables this work

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of security and hands-on threat detection and response experience, with 2-3 of those years focused on creating use-cases and detection-focused automation
  • Experience working with and querying SIEM tools or other log-based data
  • Experience in engineering event-detection & response-tuning
  • Knowledge of MITRE ATT&CK framework and general adversarial / defensive security techniques
  • Ability to engineer creative, scalable, and out-of-the-box solutions
  • Up to date with engineering best practices, security technology trends, tools, and frameworks
  • Experience in developing detections for attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs)
  • Preferred: Knowledge of cloud technologies, virtualization, containers, service-mesh
  • Ability to write quality, robust, testable code in at least one programming language (e.g. Golang, Python, C++)
  • Familiarity with AWS, Azure or general cloud infrastructure framework


  • Lead security investigations and incident retrospectives
  • Develop and implement Skyflow’s Detection and Response strategy
  • Drive continuous improvement of the detection framework, playbooks, and workflow automation
  • Contribute to the design and development of engineering solution that support Enterprise-wide security initiatives
  • Keep the InfoSec team apprised of modern attack techniques and continually integrate knowledge into new or existing detections
  • Act as an internal subject matter expert and mentor other members of the security team in your area of expertise


  • Work from home expense
  • Excellent Health Insurance Options
  • Very generous PTO
  • Flexible Hours
  • Generous Equity

At Skyflow, we believe that diverse teams are the strongest teams. We invite applicants of all genders, races, ethnicities, nationalities, ages, religions, sexual orientations, disability statuses, educational experiences, family situations, and socio-economic backgrounds.