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Security Engineer



Software Engineering
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Security Engineer

[Hybrid, Mumbai, India]

Databook stands at the cutting edge of generative AI, driving a revolution in strategic sales and relationship management with our groundbreaking innovation, DatabookGPT. DatabookGPT represents a significant leap forward, building on the success of our Strategic Relationship Management (SRM) application. This conversational AI sales assistant transforms vast amounts of data into strategic yet actionable insights, empowering sellers to close bigger deals faster.

Databook has been at the forefront of redefining how businesses strategically approach sales and customer engagement at scale. Our original SRM platform set the stage by enabling some of the world's largest B2B sales teams, including Microsoft, Salesforce, and Databricks, to manage and nurture strategic relationships effectively. With DatabookGPT, we are pushing the boundaries further, offering advanced AI capabilities that uncover new opportunities and accelerate sales cycles by helping sellers be more relevant to their customers.

We are a Series B company backed by Bessemer Ventures, DFJ Growth, M12 (Microsoft’s Venture fund), Salesforce Ventures, and Threshold Ventures. We are a customer-focused, innovative, and collaborative learning organization headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, with a distributed team working globally.

The Opportunity

We are seeking a security engineer to join our team and strengthen our cloud security protocols during the exciting launch of DatabookGPT, a platform set to revolutionize sales strategies with its advanced personalized account intelligence. Reporting directly to the Head of Privacy & Security, you will play a crucial role in shaping our strategic direction.

About the Role:

You will join a strong Privacy and Security team and have remote team members. We are seeking someone with engineering skills who can strengthen our cloud security protocols and more.

Working Arrangements:

This position offers a hybrid work mode, allowing employees to work remotely and in-office as mutually agreed upon.

What you’ll be doing

  • Engineer, implement, and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks, and information
  • Identify and define system security requirements
  • Ensure security implications are considered as we build new products, features and system architectures
  • Analyze AI use cases and recommend secure and trustworthy solutions to sponsors
  • Prototype AI and/or LLM-based tools to meet operational needs
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Configure and troubleshoot security infrastructure devices
  • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks
  • Ensure that the company knows as much as possible, as quickly as possible about security incidents
  • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes, and propositions for further system security enhancement

About You

As a team focused on securing the innovative DatabookGPT platform, we are seeking a security engineer passionate about security and adept at tackling challenges in a dynamic environment. Ideal candidates will have:

  • Proven work experience as a System Security Engineer or Information Security Engineer
  • Experience in building and maintaining security systems
  • Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security
  • Hands-on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc
  • Experience with network security and networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols, including emerging threats related to AI, generative AI, and LLMs
  • Familiarity with web-related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service Oriented Architectures) and network/web-related protocols
  • Problem-solving skills and ability to work under pressure
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field

Join us and enjoy these perks!

  • Competitive salary with bonus
  • Medical insurance coverage
  • 5 weeks leave plus public holidays
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Annual learning stipend to spend on books, courses or other training materials that help you develop skills relevant to your role or professional development

EEOD Statement

Databook provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, pregnancy, military and veteran status, age, physical and mental disability, genetic characteristics, or any other considerations made unlawful by applicable state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Databook expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, pregnancy, military and veteran status, age, physical and mental disability, or genetic characteristics.