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Engineer III - C++/Python/Lua - IoT (Remote, IND)



Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2024

​​#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.

The Platform:

Falcon is the CrowdStrike AI native XDR platform purpose-built to stop breaches via a unified set of cloud-delivered technologies that prevent all types of attacks — including malware and much more. Powered by the CrowdStrike® Security Cloud and world-class AI, the CrowdStrike Falcon® platform leverages real-time indicators of attack, threat intelligence, evolving adversary tradecraft and enriched telemetry from across the enterprise to deliver hyper-accurate detections, automated protection and remediation, elite threat hunting and prioritized observability of vulnerabilities. Purpose-built in the cloud with a single lightweight-agent architecture, the Falcon platform delivers rapid and scalable deployment, superior protection and performance, reduced complexity and immediate time-to-value.

The Product Group:

IOT Security Product Group is focussed on developing products and solutions for ICS/ OT and other IOT verticals like Healthcare. The charter for the team is to use CrowdStrike’s platform capabilities and threat intelligence, and build modules and features, integrate with partner products and platforms to establish ourselves as the leading security vendor in this space.

About the Role:

This role will have a solid understanding of the IOT ICS domain. He/ she will understand the Purdue model, the assets, criticality and the data pertaining to security and its sources to provide accurate asset visibility, vulnerabilities. This role will also identify the hunting triggers for the IOT Security and help create IOAs. This involves understanding the domain and systems and software like SCADA servers, HMI, EW, DCS and understanding how adversaries may exploit these resources to advance their modes of interest. This person will be required to identify the data sources, gather the data, analyse the data, identify its criticality, and also automate simple tasks. They will also be responsible for troubleshooting issues with current data and making enhancements.

What You'll Do:

  • Identifying and analysing data pertaining to ICS/OT security, assets and vulnerabilities, its sources and how to gather

  • Coordinating with Security SMEs to build hunting rules and triggers, which focus on adversary activity within the ICS/OT domain.

  • Tracking and researching changes and expansion in this domain, with a focus on security risk and attack surface expansion.

  • Handling and troubleshooting Customer escalations, to identify False-Positive & False-Negative

  • Troubleshooting IOT security content issues/ gaps that arise

  • OT security related data discovery and validation (Data efficacy & Accuracy) ● Develop, test and modify scripts for IOT security content and related testing and automation

  • Engage with customers and help in POVs, beta and analysing customer environments and use cases to make CS product better

  • Other projects as assigned

What You'll Need:

  • Hands on experience level 8-20 years

  • Experience of working in medium to large OT environment commissioning, configuration, maintenance or security of SCADA/ DCS or other related OT systems.

  • Development experience of Network programming/Protocols using C/C++/Lua

  • Development experience of ICS/OT protocols like CIP/Modbus is preferred..

  • Solid understanding of IOT/ ICS and OT security, automation and systems / software like HMI, SCADA servers, EWs and other Purdue Model L2/L3 systems, network architecture

  • Knowledge of protocols used in ICS/OT like modbus and others is necessary

  • Familiarity with IOT security compliance standards and processes, such as NERC-CIP, NIST CSF, IEC 62443 or AWIA etc. is good to have

  • Research mindset, with a hold on where to look for relevant information pertaining to IOT threats, vulnerabilities and key adversaries' modes of interest.

  • Knowledge of OT cybersecurity is a plus

  • Ability to communicate, collaborate, and work effectively in a globally distributed team, customers and partners.



Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:

  • Remote-first culture

  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards with option to participate in ESPP in eligible countries

  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements

  • Physical and mental wellness programs

  • Paid parental leave, including adoption

  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities

  • Access to CrowdStrike University, LinkedIn Learning and Jhanna

  • Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration

  • Birthday time-off in your local country

  • Work with people who are passionate in our mission and Great Place to Work certified across the globe

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 [email protected], for further assistance.