Senior Engineer (Remote)

  • Full Time
  • Remote
  • Senior Level
  • Jan 1, 2023

Website CrowdStrike

We Stop Breaches

​​#WeAreCrowdStrike and our mission is to stop breaches. As a global leader in cybersecurity, our team changed the game. Since our inception, our market leading cloud-native platform has offered unparalleled protection against the most sophisticated cyberattacks. We’re looking for people with limitless passion, a relentless focus on innovation and a fanatical commitment to the customer to join us in shaping the future of cybersecurity. Consistently recognized as a top workplace, CrowdStrike is committed to cultivating an inclusive, remote-first culture that offers people the autonomy and flexibility to balance the needs of work and life while taking their career to the next level. Interested in working for a company that sets the standard and leads with integrity? Join us on a mission that matters – one team, one fight.

About the Role:

CrowdStrike’s Advanced Detection Research team is expanding. We develop innovative defensive capabilities that enable CrowdStrike to stay ahead of the adversary and stop breaches. We’re looking to add a senior engineer with deep security expertise to our growing team.

Our Falcon platform has one-of-a-kind visibility and you’ll have the opportunity to apply your security, engineering, and research expertise to leverage this data and improve our platform’s ability to stop attacks. You’ll work within a multidisciplinary team and collaborate with Security, Data Science, Engineering, and Visualization experts, all working toward the goal of developing innovative solutions to long-standing challenges in security.

We provide opportunities for creativity, learning new skills, mentoring fellow engineers, and building technologies that meaningfully improve the protection we provide for our customers. We work in a distributed, remote-first, high-trust environment where you manage your own time.

What You’ll Do:

Research and develop innovative attack detection capabilities
Evaluate the efficacy of new and existing detection approaches and propose improvements
Implement and experiment with new algorithms and methodologies for improving detection
Work closely with other internal engineering teams to integrate new capabilities into our Falcon platform and guide cross-product architectural decisions
Act as a security subject matter expert for multidisciplinary teams
Share our research with the broader community
Continually learn about evolving challenges in security
What You’ll Need:

Qualified candidates will likely have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field along with 8+ years of relevant experience across security, engineering, or graduate degrees
Comfortable leading open-ended research-focused efforts, and developing them into a series of concrete deliverables
Broad exposure to security and deep expertise in one or more areas
Programming expertise in at least one language.  Python experience is preferred as well as experience in at least one other imperative, typed language such as Go or C++.
Strong technical communication skills that will enable you to collaborate effectively with peers, leadership, and the community
This role will require the candidate to periodically undergo and pass additional background and fingerprint check(s) consistent with government customer requirements.

Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:

Remote-first culture
Market leader in compensation and equity awards
Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements
Comprehensive and inclusive health benefits
Physical and mental wellness programs
Paid parental leave, including adoption
A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities
Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration
We are committed to fostering a culture of belonging where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are and empowered to succeed. Our approach to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is rooted in listening, learning and collective action. By embracing the diversity of our people, we achieve our best work and fuel innovation – generating the best possible outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve.
CrowdStrike is committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact​, for further assistance.

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