Senior Data Engineer - Remote

Come join Deepwatch’s team of world-class cybersecurity professionals and the brightest minds in the industry. If you're ready to challenge yourself with work that matters, then this is the place for you. We're redefining cybersecurity as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. – and we have a blast doing it!

Who We Are

Deepwatch is the leader in managed security services, protecting organizations from ever-increasing cyber threats 24/7/365. Powered by Deepwatch’s cloud-based security operations platform, Deepwatch provides the industry’s fastest, most comprehensive detection and automated response to cyber threats together with tailored guidance from dedicated experts to mitigate risk and measurably improve security posture. Hundreds of organizations, from Fortune 100 to mid-sized enterprises, trust Deepwatch to protect their business. 

Our core values drive everything we do at Deepwatch, including our approach to tackling tough cyber challenges. We seek out tenacious individuals who are passionate about solving complex problems and protecting our customers. At Deepwatch, every decision, process, and hire is made with a focus on improving our cybersecurity solutions and delivering an exceptional experience for our customers. By embracing our values, we create a culture of excellence that is dedicated to empowering our team members to explore their potential, expand their skill sets, and achieve their career aspirations, which is supported by our unique annual professional development benefit.

Deepwatch recognition includes:

  • 2023, 2022 and 2021 Great Place to Work® Certified
  • 2023 and 2022 Forbes America’s Best Startup Employers
  • 2023 and 2022 Fortress Cybersecurity Award
  • 2023 $180M Series C investment from Springcoast Capital Partners, Splunk Ventures, and Vista Credit Partners of Vista Equity Partners
  • 2022 Cigna Healthy Workforce Silver Designation
  • 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Award for MDR

The Senior Data Engineer will innovate and create in a fast-paced organization that contributes to game-changing projects and technologies that get deployed in the cloud. As a senior data engineer at Deepwatch, you are proficient in designing and developing advanced data warehouse and data lake solutions to end-to-end data requirements for a variety of supported applications. You will be working with large, complex, and diverse data sets to meet real-world needs for Deepwatch and their customers, including end-user applications, business intelligence, artificial intelligence, and machine learning solutions. You will be working closely with business owners, analysts, subject matter experts, data scientists, architects and strategists to define the needs, in conjunction with other data experts on the team, to design and develop production solutions.

The successful candidate will possess technical skills that will allow you to be a technical data expert within our ecosystem as well as directly to end subject matter experts, line managers and executives. You will be able to drive discussions with senior technical and management personnel within the organization to showcase the needs and value of the data environment.

In this role, you’ll get to:

  • Ideate. Work with experts to help define and execute on the evolving company-wide data requirements, which will drive impacts both internally and externally
  • Innovate. Work with large, complex data sets to develop data pipelines, quality processes and solutions that meet or exceed expectations. In addition, you will look for new technologies and approaches to continually push the team towards novel and simpler ways to build solutions.
  • Production. Help drive scalable solutions across the multitude of internal and external customers. Drive operational excellence through metrics driven approach.
  • Interact. Work with Deepwatch’s internal stakeholders to gather business and functional requirements and translate these requirements into robust, scalable, operable solutions with a flexible and adaptable data architecture
  • Problem Solve.  Provide alternate data solutions to complex problems, assessing the pros and cons of each solution. Continuously optimize solutions to improve overall data platform performance, availability and fault tolerance

To be successful in this role, you’ll need to demonstrate:

  • 6+ years of data engineering, data warehousing, data modeling, and/or ETL/ELT experience
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, analytics, mathematics, statistics, IT or equivalent
  • Experience building/operating highly available, distributed systems of data extraction, ingestion, and processing of large data sets
  • Experience communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe data modeling decisions and data engineering strategy
  • Experience in at least one modern scripting or programming language, such as Python, Java, Scala, or NodeJS
  • Experience with multi-instance or multi-tenant architectures

The ideal candidate will demonstrate:

  • Passion for responsibly building and operating data platforms
  • Ability to engage with other internal communities on issues of data security, safety, and privacy.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize large amounts of complex data and communicate complex concepts effectively to internal stakeholders.
  • Ability to deliver in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities and multiple stakeholders distributed across product, engineering and science teams.
  • Expertise deploying data solutions on AWS 
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering & best practices for full software development life cycle, including coding standards, software architectures, code reviews, source control management, continuous deployments, testing, and operational excellence

ITAR Compliance

“This position will have access to customer data and as such is subject to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Upon application, candidates will be asked to confirm that they are a U.S. Person as defined by the following: 

  • A citizen of the U.S.;
  • A lawful permanent resident of the United States; 
  • A person admitted to the United States as a refugee; or
  • A person that has been granted asylum by the United States government.”

The intent of this requirement is not to verify employment eligibility overall, but to ensure compliance with import/export regulations. If you do not meet these requirements, we encourage you to apply for other open roles at Deepwatch. This information will be verified upon offer of employment.”

Statutory Pay Disclosure:

For applicants in NYC, CO, CA, RI, and WA, the salary range for this role is $160,000 to $200,000 + stock options + benefits. Actual compensation may vary from posted hiring range based upon geographic location, work experience, education, and/or skill level.


What We Offer:

Deepwatch is excited to provide benefits designed to support team members and their families. Including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, and disability insurance
  • Flexible Time Off (FTO), 9 company holidays, sick leave and 8-Weeks Paid Parental Leave
  • Unique professional development benefits, starting at $3,000 annually
  • Wellness contests and monthly educational programs
  • 401(K) retirement program with employer match
  • Learn more here: Deepwatch Benefits

We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates, so please don’t hesitate to apply — we’d love to hear from you.  Please review our DEI Statement here.

Deepwatch welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities and accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Please inform your recruiter or contact for further information.

All Deepwatch employees are expected to:

  • Be interested in and able to work remotely from a home office when not at a corporate office
  • Pass a pre-employment background and drug screen in accordance with applicable laws

Deepwatch is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

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Job Profile


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Architecture Artificial Intelligence AWS Business Intelligence Cloud Computing Cybersecurity Data engineering Data Lakes Data Warehousing Machine Learning Python Security Operations Splunk

  • Collaborate with various stakeholders to define data needs
  • Communication
  • Design and develop data warehouse and data lake solutions
  • Drive discussions with senior technical and management personnel
  • Ideate
  • Innovate
  • Interact
  • Production
  • Work with large, complex data sets

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Fully remote