It's Not Just Industrial Control
Systems We Care About.

Dragos seeks passionate, hard-working, fun-loving, small-ego, big-brained people. Our tagline is “Safeguarding Civilization” not because we think highly of ourselves, but because the problems we are solving are critically important, today and in the years to come. We look for ICS experts across industries who are committed to growing global expertise in the space by training the next wave of future innovators and thought leaders

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And looking for more passionate and talented folks to join us

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Open Positions

We value our team culture and strongly prefer those local to Dragos' headquarters in Maryland, but we know this limits who we can hire. If you'd like us to consider you for a remote position we encourage you to apply!

Please review Dragos’ various divisions and their associated job descriptions. Note that the responsibilities detailed in each constitute a wish list with room to grow into, rather than firm requirements. Does everything sound great except for one thing? Please ask about it. Don’t see the perfect job description for you right now? Drop us your resume.


Engineering

Do you want to make a meaningful contribution to society by securing our critical infrastructure and knowing that your work was impactful? Our software codifies our knowledge and experience, delivering an intelligent, orchestrated, and automated approach to asset protection, threat detection, analysis, and response. The Dragos Platform is not just an application we sell to our customers, it is the solution that our Threat Operations Center (TOC) uses, a scalable tool able to protect the most sophisticated ICS infrastructures. If you are passionate about automation we encourage you to apply!

Engineering
Software Developer

Dragos is looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic software engineer interested in developing solutions to help safeguard the world’s industrial infrastructure in a highly collaborative team at Dragos. We set our goal as best in class and are looking for team players who set these same standards for themselves.

Engineering
Software Developer
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Design and build robust, high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems
  • Write well-designed, testable, and efficient code
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Prepare and produce releases of software components
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating and presenting alternative technologies for team review
Requirements
  • 3-5 years of hands-on experience with JVM languages such as Kotlin, Groovy, or Java
  • Experience building highly-scalable, concurrent, large-volume applications
  • Experience with microservice system architecture and design patterns
  • Ability to work collaboratively with the team to brainstorm solutions
  • Ability to multitask on several complex programming assignments while simultaneously balancing multiple deadlines and priorities
  • Knowledge of software development principles and design patterns
  • Experience with non-relational databases
  • Personal initiative, self-motivation, and results-oriented work ethic and ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Engineering
Software Program Manager

Dragos is seeking a program manager to join our engineering team. Responsibilities include driving the engineering schedule across multiple product lines and products, collaboratively working with all relevant stakeholders across the company.

Engineering
Software Program Manager
Responsibilities
  • Ensure that projects are delivered on-time and within scope
  • Work closely with product management, user experience and engineering teams to define feature specifications and build the next generation of the Dragos products, including the Dragos Platform and Intel/Worldview Portal, as well as new products in the pipeline
  • Manage, track, prioritize bugs, and general product improvements. Coordinate changelists and bugs with Quality Assurance and Engineering for major platform releases
  • Support Release planning process by driving schedule and milestones
  • Drive both inter- and intra-team communications to establish a consistent rhythm and deliver accurate project snapshots for all stakeholders. Communicate status and health of the releases as it impacts internal stakeholder teams
  • Lead and contribute to operational scalability for product releases, including metric tracking (open issue rate vs closed, etc.)
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience, including 3 years of software industry experience
  • Experience tracking and translating engineering discussions into actionable engineering tasks and next steps)
  • Experience managing and tracking bugs and general product software improvements
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong project management skills, demonstrated by strong track record of delivering successful consumer-facing hardware that has shipped in high volume
  • Self-starter with ability to conceive of and accept responsibility for projects and see them through to completion. Ability to work as individual contributor and to contribute as part of a larger team
  • Deadline and detail-oriented; problem-solving; possess negotiation and organizational skills; excellent multi-tasker; and have proven ability to work as part of a fast-paced team
  • Capable of leading through influence and holding department leads accountable to the greater project goals
  • Excellent written and oral communication, analytical, and interpersonal skills. Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with a diverse range of people and job functions
Field Operations

The field operations team is responsible for the planning, scoping, and implementation of the Dragos Platform in customer environments. Be part of a team that’s hands-on and onsite at power plants, substations, manufacturing floors, and refineries (just to name a few), while performing installations and assisting our customer partners in monitoring and safeguarding their infrastructure.

Engineering
Field Operations
Responsibilities
  • Understanding project technical requirements, converting those into traceability matrices
  • Planning and scoping Dragos Platform implementations that fit our unique operating environments
  • Installation and provisioning of Dragos Platform appliances into the operating environment
  • Develop and perform site acceptance testing per project
  • Manage cost, technical, and schedule of implementation projects
  • Support installation devops, automation and other process improvements
  • Build, tweak, operate our ICS test ranges
  • Public speaking or webinar presentations
  • Creating technical documentation and content
  • Educating partners – Installation processes, lessons learned
  • Relaying customer and field observations to engineering
  • Assist Dragos Intel and Threat Operations Center on investigations and projects
Requirements
  • 5 years’ experience in industry (i.e. controls engineer) or InfoSec (ICS cyber security experience ideal)
  • Networking experience – must have good understanding of IP networks, OSI model, Purdue model, ICS protocols
  • Software familiarity –Linux (command line), MS Project, protocol test harnesses, HMI and other SCADA applications
  • GICSP, CISSP or similar certification is not required but a bonus
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Good customer-facing demeanor
  • Eagerness to do geek stuff while wearing hardhats and FR
  • Travel – 40%
  • Location – Anywhere in continental USA.
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)

Sales

Our sales team’s primary mission is to build a framework that delivers value and impact to our customers, clients, and partners. Our sales team isn’t just about sales; it’s about problem solving, decision making, effective communication, technical capacity, and most important of all, customer support. If you desire to be a part of a highly motivated team that helps drive the success of our company, we encourage you to apply!

Sales
Inside Sales Representative

Dragos, Inc. is looking for an individual who thrives in a fast-paced startup environment and wants the experience of working for a high growth industrial security company.

Sales
Inside Sales Representative
Responsibilities
Dragos, Inc. is looking for an individual who thrives in a fast-paced startup environment and wants the experience of working for a high growth industrial security company. This will include but not be limited to:
  • Understand Dragos’ product offering, value proposition and the competitive landscape
  • Be knowledgeable about our partners and their integrated product and services offerings
  • Set meetings with organizations within our targeted verticals and personas via integrated marketing campaigns, marketing activities and traditional outbound phone calls
  • Respond to and qualify inbound leads regarding Dragos products
  • Partner with our experienced Account Executives to help fill their pipeline and develop your skills
  • Maintain active engagement with new and existing leads to increase interest in Dragos
  • Achieve monthly & quarterly quotas of quality meetings and sourced opportunities
  • Maintain Salesforce as the system of record
  • Assist with generating quotes and proposals for account managers
Requirements
  • 1-2 years inside sales experience
  • High acumen for and desire to learn sales
  • Quick learner, very quantitative, highly inquisitive
  • Very comfortable being on the phone
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skill
  • Comfortable using Salesforce to organize and maximize prospecting efforts into target accounts
  • Goal-oriented with desire to win
  • Highly organized and strong time management skills
  • Highly motivated, tenacious self-starter
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Sales
Sales Engineer

The sales engineer is responsible for the technical aspects of the selling process. The sales engineer is an engineer first but is part of the sales team and as such has an awareness of the sales process.

Sales
Sales Engineer
Responsibilities
  • Pre-sales Support
    • Understanding customers technical requirements
    • Offer consultative recommendations – not just to promote Dragos solutions but a complete awareness of best practices for the good of the customer
    • Performing product demo’s – sometimes customized to customer needs
    • Assisting sales with selection of correct solutions for quotations/proposals
    • Articulating features/differentiators against competitive solutions
    • Assisting POC deployments
  • Post-sales support
    • Educating customers how to use Dragos solutions
    • Troubleshooting deployments
    • Identify future opportunities
  • In addition, the sales engineer should be able to support the following:
    • Public speaking/webinar presentations
    • Tradeshow/conference supports
    • Creating technical documentation and content
    • Educating partners – Sales training, Train the trainer etc.
    • Joint sales calls with sales team and Dragos partners
    • Relaying customer and field observations to engineering and marketing teams
Requirements
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Good customer facing demeanor
  • 5 years’ experience in industry (i.e. controls engineer) or infosec (ICS cyber security experience ideal)
  • Networking experience – must have good understanding of IP networks, OSI model, Purdue model
  • Software familiarity – Wireshark, TCPdump, BRO, Snort
  • GICSP, CISSP or similar certification is not required but a bonus
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Additional Information
  • Territory - Global
  • Travel – 40%
  • Location – Anywhere in continental USA

Threat Operations Center

Our Threat Operations help customers find, respond to, recover from, and communicate security incidents within industrial environments. Our two foci—the leading edge of defensive capabilities and expertise in Industrial Control Systems—require that you excel at finding threats and defending industrial control networks. If you're looking to forward a career in industrial security, and have experience in industrial environments, network security monitoring, incident handling, threat intelligence, and/or digital forensics, we encourage you to apply!

Senior Industrial Responder

Dragos is looking for a candidate with hands-on knowledge of network analysis and incident response to strengthen its fly-away team of analysts and help defend our customers’ industrial environments. Ideal candidates will have a working knowledge of incident response, intrusion analysis, hunting, and a variety of industrial software and hardware within energy, petrochemical, or manufacturing verticals.

Threat Operations Center
Senior Industrial Responder
Experience and Skills
  • Excellent knowledge of intrusion analysis, incident response, and forensics
  • Ability to run an investigation from start to finish including pivoting between data types and correlating events together
  • Hands-on knowledge of industrial environments, including: software platforms, PLCs, RTUs, instrumentation, and the industrial processes they sustain
  • Demonstration of ability to proactively hunt and identify malicious activity
  • Excellent social, verbal, and written communication skills; ability to both facilitate training and present complex analytical data to a variety of audiences and work effectively with customers
  • Self-motivated and results focused; ability to strengthen the team and its mission
  • Develop and interpret signatures (such as YARA, snort, Bro)
Requirements
  • Ability to share on-call responsibilities including non-standard hours, unplanned remote and onsite response efforts
  • Ability to travel up to 50%, both domestic and international
  • Ability to complete various background checks on a per customer requirements basis
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Senior ICS Security Analyst

Dragos is looking for experienced candidates with a background in performing assessments and penetration tests in industrial environments. This candidate will be involved with reviewing architecture, creating threat models, and safely executing vulnerability assessments and penetration tests of software and hardware as part of our ThreatView services.

Threat Operations Center
Senior ICS Security Analyst
Experience and Skills
  • Proven ability to safely perform vulnerability assessments and penetration tests of industrial environments including energy, petrochemical, or manufacturing verticals
  • Hands-on knowledge of industrial environments, including: PLCs, RTUs, instrumentation and the industrial processes they sustain
  • Well-versed in various controls frameworks, including: IEC62443, NERC CIP, NIST
  • Knowledge of Windows, Linux, and a variety of industrial software and hardware and various security toolsets
  • Ability to analyze and interact with network protocols
  • Excellent social, verbal, and written communication skills; ability to both facilitate training and present complex analytical data to a variety of audiences and work effectively with customers
  • Self-motivated and results focused; ability to strengthen the team and its mission
Requirements
  • Ability to share on-call responsibilities including non-standard hours, onsite response efforts
  • Ability to travel up to 50%, both domestic and international
  • Ability to complete various background checks on a per customer requirements basis
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Senior Operations Analyst

Dragos is looking for an analyst to actively defend our customers’ industrial environments. This candidate will work directly with customers to understand their requirements, manage day-to-day operations of systems, triage events, and perform intrusion analysis and hunting in customers’ environments.

Threat Operations Center
Senior Operations Analyst
Experience and Skills
  • Ability to analyze and interact with industrial network protocols and create parsers/dissectors as needed
  • Ability to perform hunts using a variety of datasets and tools
  • Skilled in intrusion detection, analysis, and escalation
  • Demonstration of ability to implement new signatures in a variety of tools (YARA, Snort, Bro, etc)
  • Knowledge of Windows, Linux, and a variety of industrial software and hardware and various security toolsets
  • Ability to script with Python, Ruby, bash, etc
  • Excellent social, verbal, and written communication skills; ability to both facilitate training and present complex analytical data to a variety of audiences and work effectively with customers
  • Self-motivated and results focused; ability to strengthen the team and its mission
Requirements
  • Ability to share on-call responsibilities including non-standard hours, onsite response efforts
  • Ability to travel up to 50%, both domestic and international
  • Ability to complete various background checks on a per customer requirements basis
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)

Global Intelligence

Want to hunt those who threaten civilization? Want to catch and expose threats targeting power plants, water, manufacturing systems, and other industrial control systems? Dragos threat intelligence works to discover these threats, develop innovative analytics for detection, support investigations, and incident response, and provide customers with world-class situational awareness. Unlike many other teams with a broader mission, we focus solely on operational threats to industrial control networks; this gives our analysts the time and space necessary to do world-class research and intelligence on the most advanced and significant threats in the world.

At Dragos, we are not traditional intelligence analysts; we are hunters of evil which threatens the functions of civil society. We are dedicated to the idea that intelligence not properly communicated is not intelligence at all. We get excited by the “thrill of the hunt” and support our Threat Operations Center during customer security incidents. If you are as excited about this as us, please let us know!

Adversary Hunter

We are looking for hunter-analysts with a passion for protecting society and the creativity necessary to uncover the most advanced and sophisticated threats in the world. Our hunter-analysts must love raw data and developing new analytic methods to detect threats.

Global Intelligence
Adversary Hunter
Requirements
  • 3+ hunting and tracking targeted threats
  • 3+ years’ experience with network-based intrusion analysis
  • Knowledge of common malware functionality and operations and comfortable working with static and dynamic binary analysis output
  • 2+ years developing analytics to enable threat hunting and detection
  • Experience pivoting across the Diamond Model and all stages of the kill-chain
  • Demonstrable experience producing customer-facing intelligence reports with strong writing skills
  • Experience developing indicators of compromise (IOCs) for customer-facing applications
  • 1+ year working directly with customers to collect requirements and feedback on intelligence products and services
  • Able to work well with a remote team of collaborators and deliver product on time and within quality guidelines
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Optional
  • Experience with industrial control systems and threats specific to their operational environment
  • Experience reverse engineering malware with static and/or dynamic tools and techniques
  • Experience developing YARA, snort, and/or Bro signatures
  • Experience working with an operations center and/or incident response team
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Senior Industrial Control Vulnerability Analyst

Dragos secures civilization by providing cyber security to industrial control environments worldwide. A Dragos senior vulnerability analyst evaluates control systems, operational networks, and ICS applications to measure the impact of exploits and attacks. We inform customers to enable decision making and develop analytics to detect their use in operational environments.

Global Intelligence
Senior Industrial Control Vulnerability Analyst
Responsibilities
  • Monitor vulnerability sources assessing their impact and measuring severity to customer operations
  • Analyze vulnerabilities and exploit code
  • Analyze systems, networks, applications for vulnerabilities
  • Translate analysis into both behavioral analytics and contextual reporting
  • Conduct trend analysis to identify patterns and particular areas of concern
  • Work with a variety of partners to properly manage vulnerabilities
  • Support incident response and threat operations with on-demand analysis
  • Integrate vulnerability into threat intelligence providing a cohesive narrative for customers
Requirements
  • 3+ years analyzing vulnerabilities and exploit code
  • Demonstrable ability to quickly validate and assess a vulnerability based on description alone
  • 3+ years developing, deploying, or evaluating proof-of-concept code related to vulnerabilities
  • 2+ years writing customer-facing material translating technical details and informing decision makers and operators
  • 2+ years monitoring vulnerability reporting sources and triaging reports by likely impact to operations
  • Demonstrable ability to appreciate a vulnerability’s impact to both IT and ICS operations with a measured understanding of real-world effect
  • An in-depth understanding of vulnerability scoring mechanisms along with their benefits and challenges
  • US Permanent Resident or US Citizen (Must be able to pass background checks)
Preferred
  • Experience with industrial control systems and their vulnerabilities
  • Experience reverse engineering malware with static and dynamic tools and techniques and familiarity with malware code constructs
  • Experience developing YARA, snort, and Bro signatures
  • Experience working with an operations center and incident response team
  • Experience with Python

Contact Us

Industrial Control Systems

info@dragos.com