Security Engineer

Full Time
San Jose, CA
Areas of Interest: Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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The Adobe Security Coordination Center (SCC) is looking for an engineer with exceptional security skills who can help develop infrastructure to detect and address potential vulnerabilities in our software services.  This is a key role for driving automating security operations and monitoring, and other key security-related initiatives across Adobe products and services.  This position is a great opportunity to make a difference on a high-profile team.


  • Research and implement new tools to advance data driven, automated security monitoring solutions using various scripting languages and available platforms
  • Design innovative solutions to integrate with existing security eco-system
  • Work with Security Operations Center to understand core workflows and future requirements to optimize efficiency
  • Identify, implement, and support new technologies to aid in the detection of new threats
  • Develop detection and response tools to improve efficiency and support the security incident response process
  • Proactively monitor the threat landscape to reduce risk exposure and better position Adobe to defend its customers and resources
  • Organize the testing of capabilities through purple team exercises to identify gaps in monitoring and detection
  • Technical response as needed for Security Incidents and investigations


  • BS/MS degree in computer science, computer engineering or similar technical major is preferred
  • Expert level knowledge of security monitoring tools and SIEMS, such as Splunk
  • Significant experience working in software development and network / application security, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • Solid proficiency with scripting languages (Python, shell scripting, Powershell, Ruby, Javascript)
  • Extraordinary problem-solving and analytical skills, ideally including use of statistics and machine-learning to correlate data


At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists. You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our unique Check-In approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.


If you’re looking to make an impact, Adobe's the place for you. Discover what our employees are saying about their career experiences on the Adobe Life blog and explore the meaningful benefits we offer.


Adobe is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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