Staff Engineer - Cloud Security Management (Lisbon)

Lisbon, Portugal

We are looking for a Staff Engineer to help us take CSM (Cloud Security Management) to the next level.


CSM delivers a comprehensive cloud resource inventory, real-time threat detection, continuous configuration audits, identity risk assessments, and vulnerability management across your entire cloud infrastructure. All this is delivered in a unified platform for seamless collaboration and faster remediation across Security and DevOps teams.


As a Staff Engineer, you will drive and collaborate on projects both inside and outside CSM. You can expect to make key technical decisions and drive new projects in the context of our  security products portfolio.


At Datadog, we value our office culture – the relationships and collaboration it builds and the creativity it brings. We operate as a hybrid workplace to ensure our Datadogs can create a work-life harmony that best fits them. 


What You'll Do:

  • Design and drive high-priority, high-visibility projects to increase product value.
  • Provide technical leadership across one or several areas of the security portfolio.
  • Lead and guide other engineers through architectural platform decisions.
  • Identify potential system risks and design solutions to address them.
  • Provide input on prioritizing engineering-led planning and roadmaps.
  • Collaborate with internal product teams to design solutions for customer needs 


Who You Are:

  • You have a proven track record of executing and delivering cloud software solutions.
  • You can design architectures to solve complex problems at high scale.
  • You can get down to the low-level when needed.
  • A fast learner who is able to pick up new ideas in software and security on the fly.
  • Confident presenting your ideas and opinions in a manner that can be challenged, while responding well to feedback.
  • You enjoy mentoring and coaching other engineers to become even stronger.
  • You have a product oriented mindset and care deeply about the customer and the customer experience.
  • (Plus) You have interest/experience working with or building security products.

Datadog values people from all walks of life. We understand not everyone will meet all the above qualifications on day one. That's okay. If you’re passionate about technology and want to grow your skills, we encourage you to apply.


Benefits and Growth: 

  • New hire stock equity (RSUs) and employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
  • Continuous professional development, product training, and career pathing
  • Intradepartmental mentor and buddy program for in-house networking
  • An inclusive company culture, ability to join our Community Guilds (Datadog employee resource groups)
  • Access to Inclusion Talks, our internal panel discussions
  • Free, global mental health benefits for employees and dependents age 6+
  • Competitive global benefits

Benefits and Growth listed above may vary based on the country of your employment and the nature of your employment with Datadog.


About Datadog: 

Datadog (NASDAQ: DDOG) is a global SaaS business, delivering a rare combination of growth and profitability. We are on a mission to break down silos and solve complexity in the cloud age by enabling digital transformation, cloud migration, and infrastructure monitoring of our customers’ entire technology stacks. Built by engineers, for engineers, Datadog is used by organizations of all sizes across a wide range of industries. Together, we champion professional development, diversity of thought, innovation, and work excellence to empower continuous growth. Join the pack and become part of a collaborative, pragmatic, and thoughtful people-first community where we solve tough problems, take smart risks, and celebrate one another. Learn more about #DatadogLife on Instagram, LinkedIn, and Datadog Learning Center.

Equal Opportunity at Datadog:

Datadog is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to offer equal employment opportunity to everyone regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, veteran status, and more. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. Here are our Candidate Legal Notices for your reference.

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