Oracle Director SaaS Cloud Security Detection and Response in Bellevue, Washington

Director SaaS Cloud Security Detection and Response

Preferred Qualifications

Position Overview

We are looking for

a seasoned cloud security Detection and Response Director to join our efforts

in reshaping the cloud services landscape across industry verticals and leading

a team of cloud security incident responders to revolutionize the

delivery of Cloud Services to the world’s most critical organizations. The SaaS Cloud Security organization is

responsible for securing enterprise-grade software services on behalf of our

25,000 customers, processing over 60 billion transactions per day.

As a Director and a security engineering manager

responsible for the SaaS Cloud Security Detection and Response Team, you will

oversee the development and execution of security incident response processes

within the Oracle SaaS cloud and infrastructure. You will play a critical role in performing

investigations, forensic analysis and deliver lessons learned on security

events that may occur in Oracle’s SaaS services.

This organization is responsible for coordinating with

and reacting to alerts and inquiries from security operations centers globally,

as well as directly from our customers.

Thorough, timely response and crisp coordination/communication with both

internal and external teams will be keys to your success in this role. You will also be working directly with a

dedicated security engineering team to continually improve our ability to

automate as much of the detection, response process and evidence gathering as

possible. Finally, you and your team

will jointly execute red/blue team exercises with our in-house red team in an

effort to continually improve both detection and response capabilities.

This position requires strong people management

experience, deep technical security knowledge and hands on strategic leadership

in operating and expanding a successful security detection and response

organization, motions and tactical execution methods. With your deep security and cloud experience, you will shape not

only the future of cloud at Oracle, but act as a customer facing persona within

the SaaS Security Operations organization.

Behind every mission-critical Cloud service is a

sophisticated SaaS architecture supporting the largest companies in the world,

employing the most advanced software engineering. We are proud to support those services and

team with customers who depend on them, continually innovating and challenging

the status quo. Our team environment is

progressive, flexible, professionally challenging, rewarding, and fun.


Expects Results : Consistently drives high standards for each

individual, the team, and the organization to accomplish key goals.

Communicates andInfluences : Clearly

communicates information and ideas to individuals and teams in an articulate,

focused and compelling way. Willing to

offer intellectual mindshare.

Is Analytical andInstinctual : Compares information from multiple sources to identify

core issues. Uses data to make decisions

but also understands that instinct plays a part in innovating. Always uses good common sense combined with

Emotional Intelligence.

Possesses Strong Technology and Architecture Acumen : In-depth understanding of technology, architecture

leadership and software development with the ability to draw from personal

experience to make recommendations.

Builds and MaintainsHigh Performing Teams : Attracts, develops, engages and retains

talented team members by creating an environment where people can realize their

full potential. Is ego-free. Acknowledges the work of others first.

Key Responsibilities

  • You

will build and lead the team in planning and conducting security detection and

response operations and preparedness.

  • You

will be actively participating in attack detection from a global SOC.

  • You

and the team members will be planning, designing and executing tabletop

exercises cross-functionally across Oracle for SaaS security incident planning.

  • You

will lead effective reporting, communication, status and solution

recommendations based on lessons learned during investigation and forensics


  • You

will ensure we have effective knowledge management of lessons learned and

review results of critical investigations in order to close security gaps and

continuously improve SaaS security across the board.

  • You

will be a driver of creating a culture of operational execution quality and

attention to detail at Oracle through your multi-faceted leadership approach

including results your team delivers, your hiring practices, and your

dedication to growing the individuals on your team into strong Oracle security


  • You

will regularly educate senior leadership regarding the strengths, weaknesses,

opportunities, and threats associated with lessons learned by you and your


  • You

will provide regular threat/risk briefings to senior leadership regarding

issues raised by the detection and response team and adjust detection and

response team activities and agenda based on senior leadership input.

  • You will work closely with your partners and

peers in security engineering who leverage your findings, analysis and results

to assist in driving security innovation and world class security solutions to

internal and external customers.

  • You will influence and assist in new

security solutions, security processes, security standards to support hyper-scale SaaS growth.

  • You will actively participate in the security

community at large and will drive collaboration with other security teams, both

in and outside of Oracle.

Ideal Experience

  • Executive level understanding and experience of cloud

security intrusions

analysis and security detection and response.

  • 6 years leadership experience managing a security detection

and response team for a large-scale IaaS/PaaS/SaaS Cloud Service Provider, or

Fortune 500 company.

  • Deep technical understanding of security threat detection,

response and operational best practices.

  • Strong and hands-on experience/knowledge in the following areas:


Security Incident Case management

and tooling (IBM Resilient, TheHive, etc.)


Forensic investigation process and

tools (EnCase, SANS SIFT, etc.)


Operating System (UNIX, Solaris,

Linux, Mac, Windows: configuration, file system, etc.).


Customer facing communication in

coordination with legal peers


Driving automation into the forensics

and evidence collection process


Driving detection capabilities

through behavior based analysis and machine learning

  • Problem solving skills to learn new technical and non-technical analysis techniques to overcome


  • Ability to identify and implement both tactical and strategic solutions.

Demonstrated knowledge of AWS,

Azure or Google cloud services.

  • Ability to lead and

engage individuals and teams located across multiple geographies and or


  • Strong written and verbal communications and

presentation skills.

The Team

You thrive on collaboration. You

make the people around you better. You love to collaborate with peers,

engineers, operations, product managers, executives, and designers and inspire

them to do their best.

You are passionate andexperienced as a security leader. You

engage with your peers, the industry and experts to stay current on research,

threats, and innovation to drive the right directions and strategies from a

security infrastructure perspective.

You are customer focused. Our success is based on customer satisfaction

(internal and external) and how we build customer empathy in our culture, in

our execution and our results.

You make people successful. It is not about the “I”, it is about the

“team” and making your team and the organization successful. As leaders we focus on making our team

members as productive and empowered as possible to ensure optimized execution

and results.

You are open and transparent. We are a team that open, honest and shares

openly with ourselves and our customers to build trust.

You seek learning andfeedback. You

are self-critical, you proactively seek out feedback. We lead by example and share feedback and

learnings in a safe and productive way that focuses on improvements, root cause

analysis and never blame as the desired result.

You make things happen. You own and are accountable for delivering

the execution to the overall strategy and missions of the organization.

And finally, you want to bepart of creating dramatic and impactful change at a company that is committedto driving security innovation and world class engineering in the SaaS CloudSecurity space.

Preferred Education

Advanced degree in computer

science or related field.

Oracle isan Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veteransstatus or any other characteristic protected by law.

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a director of the software engineering division, you will apply your extensive knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and envision future improvements to the architecture.

Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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