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Senior Industrial Incident Responder


Apr 14

The Dragos Global Services team serves as industry-leading experts in solving industrial control system security challenges. We then bring that expertise back and integrate it into our software technology: The Dragos Platform. We're looking for hands-on industrial control system knowledge and network security experience to provide tactical and strategic recommendations to mitigate cybersecurity vulnerabilities related to the network design, configuration, and inter-connectivity of operational technology.
We're seeking a Senior Industrial Incident Responder to join our team in the US. Our ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of incident response, intrusion analysis, hunting, and a variety of industrial software and hardware within electric, oil and gas, or advanced manufacturing verticals.

This role requires up to 30% travel, both domestic and international.


    • Collaborate with teammates for Incident Response Retainer customers; this includes onsite and offsite incident response activities to include triage and analysis within industrial environments
    • Collaborate with teammates for hunts within industrial environments; including initial planning, execution, and reporting phases
    • Serve as lead in investigations, hunts, and day-to-day operations in industrial environments
    • Generate playbooks and other content for customers
    • Assist in other service engagements such as tabletop exercises, assessments, training, etc.


    • 3-5 years of hands-on experience in cybersecurity operations (SOC, incident response, forensics, etc.)
    • Perform the following tasks independently: intrusion analysis, incident response, host forensics (memory and disk), network protocol analysis
    • Run an investigation from start to finish including pivoting between data types and correlating events together
    • Learn about industrial environments including software platforms, PLCs, RTUs, instrumentation, and the industrial processes they sustain is required.
    • Proactively hunt and identify malicious activity
    • Knowledge of Windows, Linux, and various security tools
    • Share on-call responsibilities including non-standard hours, unplanned remote and onsite response efforts
    • Hands-on experience of handling communications during incidents, especially regarding customer and stakeholder briefings


    • Salary: $125,000
    • Base + Benefits + Equity = $207,500
    • Equity is communicated in USD and to minimize confusion, this will be discussed on the first call with the Dragos recruiter.  Employees receive equity that starts vesting on your first day and have an opportunity to earn additional equity
Dragos is the Industrial Cybersecurity expert on a relentless mission to safeguard civilization. In a world of rising cybersecurity threats, Dragos protects the most critical infrastructure – those that provide us with the tenets of modern civilization – from increasingly capable adversaries who wish to do it harm. Devoted to codifying and sharing our in-depth industry knowledge of ICS/OT systems, Dragos arms industrial defenders around the world with the knowledge and tools to protect their systems as effectively and efficiently as possible. Founded by world-class industrial intelligence experts, Dragos has the industry’s largest team of ICS/OT practitioners who have been on the front lines of the world’s most significant industrial cyber-attacks.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values at Dragos, and we are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working environment for all. We know that every member of our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and discover, design, and deliver solutions. Not only does a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion focus enrich our environment and teams, but it is also critical to our success as we defend against adversaries all over the world. The broad range of ideas, experiences, and perspectives is critical to our success.
Dragos is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or any other basis forbidden under federal, state, or local laws. All new hires must pass a background check as a condition of employment including annual and client-requested ad hoc drug screens.