Senior Manager Security



India · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, May 3, 2023

The Company:

It’s no surprise that 6sense is named a top workplace year after year — we have industry-leading technology developed and taken to market by a world-class team. Our CEO Jason Zintak was recognized as the #1 CEO in the small & medium business category by Glassdoor’s 2021 Top CEO Employees Choice Awards.

6sense has also won several accolades that demonstrate its reputation as an employer of choice including the Glassdoor Best Place to Work (2022), TrustRadius Tech Cares (2021) and Inc. Best Workplaces (2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019).

6sense reinvents the way organizations create, manage, and convert pipeline to revenue. The 6sense Revenue AI captures anonymous buying signals, predicts the right accounts to target at the ideal time, and recommends the channels and messages to boost revenue performance. Removing guesswork, friction and wasted sales effort, 6sense empowers sales, marketing, and customer success teams to significantly improve pipeline quality, accelerate sales velocity, increase conversion rates, and grow revenue predictably.

Purpose of the Job

As members of 6sense’s Security department, the Security Operations and Threat Management team protects 6sense through prevention, detection, investigation and response to business impacting security threats. The manager of this team is responsible for oversight of daily operations, successful execution of team initiatives, and people management. This is a ‘working’ manager role where you will be hands-on keyboard as we continue to build out the Security Operations & Threat Management practices and tools at 6sense.

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Hire and mentor a best-in-class team of Security Engineers
  • Build strong, collaborative partnerships with Legal, Communications, Development, Infrastructure and Product teams
  • Manage a robust Security Operations program, to include: centralized incident management, continuous and proactive monitoring and preventative maintenance
  • Manage a robust Threat Management program, to include: hunts for vulnerabilities, real-world attack emulation and threat intelligence/advisory
  • Oversee deployment and promote continuous improvement of Security Operations & Threat Management processes, technologies, automations and integrations
  • Research emerging threats, publicly disclosed vulnerabilities or attack vectors and proactively push mitigating controls to products and services
  • Maintain proficient knowledge of 6sense’s controls, product/product roadmap, and production architecture
  • Prepare and deliver meaningful metrics representative of the Security Operations and Threat Management programs
  • Design and execute quarterly (O)KRs

Performance Measurement

  • Holds weekly 1:1s with all members of team and Manager
  • Implements security controls considering the latest security threats, trends, and best practices to ensure that 6sense's security posture remains effective and efficient
  • Properly handles security events within committed timeframes and following communication standards
  • Enhances and grows skillset of direct reports
  • Maintains up to date collateral, metrics and processes

Educational and Experience Requirements

  • 12+ years of experience in information security, with a focus on SIEM, threat hunting, incident management, and vulnerability management
  • 3+ years of experience managing a Security Operations or similar team
  • Experience with security tools (e.g., Vulnerability Scanners, SIEM, SOAR)
  • Strong knowledge of industry frameworks, regulations and standards, such as: MITRE ATT&CK, STRIDE, , ISO 27001, SOC 2, GDPR, PCI, SOX, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • Relevant industry certifications, such as CISSP, CISM, or GIAC, are highly desirable

Competencies and Behaviors

  • Exceptional communication skills, including verbal, written, and presentation skills, and ability to appropriately address audience in communications
  • Works independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Influences and collaborates with cross-functional teams
  • Translates technical requirement into actionable and timebound requests
  • Drives projects and tasks to completion by following up on questions, deadlines, and requests for input
  • Maintains accuracy of information
  • Rapid and effective prioritization and escalation

Every person in every role at 6sense owns a part of defining the future of our industry-leading technology. You’ll join a team where curiosity is prized, no one’s satisfied with the status quo, and everyone’s all-in on the collective good.6sense is a place where difference-makers roll up their sleeves, take risks, act with integrity, and measure successby the value we create for our customers.

We want 6sense to be the best chapter of your career.

Feel part of something

You’ll be part of building tomorrow’s tech, revolutionizing how marketing and sales teams create, manage, and convert pipeline to revenue. And you’ll be seen and appreciated by co-workers who challenge you, cheer you on, and always have your back.

At 6sense, you’ll experience the passion from customers and colleagues alike for our market-leading vision, and you're entrusted with applying your unique talents to help bring that vision to life.

Build a career

As part of a company on a rocketship trajectory, there’s no way around it: You’re going to experience unparalleled career growth. With colleagues as humble and hungry as you are, and a leadership philosophy grounded in trust, transparency, and empowerment, every day is a chance to improve on the one before.

Enjoy access to our Udemy Training Library with 5,000+ courses, give and get recognition from your coworkers, and spend time with our executive team every two weeks in our All Hands gathering to connect, learn and ask leaders about whatever is on your mind.

Enjoy work, and your life

This is a place where you’ll do your best work and inspire others to do theirs — where you’re guaranteed to make real connections, for life, along the way.

We want to help you prioritize health and wellness, today and tomorrow. Take advantage of family medical coverage; a monthly stipend to support your physical, mental, and financial wellness; generous paid parental leave benefits; Plus, we have an open time-off policy, so you can take the time you need.

Set for success

A vision as big as ours only comes to life when we’re all winning together.

We’ll make sure you have the equipment you need to work at home or in one of our offices. And have the right snacks, pens or lighting with our work-from-home expense reimbursement allowance. We also partner with WeWork to make sure that if your choice is a hybrid of home and office, we have you covered in the locations they’re offered.

That’s the commitment we make to every one of our employees. If this sounds like a place where you'll thrive as you take your success to the next level, let’s chat!