Careers at Preempt

Preempt is Hiring! Join our innovative team that is transforming Enterprise Security.

Ready to take your career to the next level?

Reach for the stars with Preempt.

Preempt is on a mission to empower IT Security Teams and transform the way Enterprises prevent breaches and internal threats. With the market’s first and leading Identity and Access Threat Prevention platform based on identity, behavior and risk, we have broken boundaries and deliver our customers a solution that actively supports and improves their security program and better protects their employees. We are excited about our future.

Our philosophy is to hire exceptional people. We are passionate about supporting the growth of all our employees and making sure they feel professionally fulfilled.  As a team, we  seek bright, passionate and creative people who are excited to contribute to our unique culture and disrupt the industry.

Our Core Values

Solve Important Problems

Our team is committed to the continual refining of our product as new technology evolves.

Make Each Other Better

We are dedicated to pushing ourselves and each other toward excellence.

Focus on Our Customers

Every engagement with a customer is a chance to delight, impress and earn trust.

Never Compromise Integrity

We believe the healthiest companies are those in which each employee exhibits the highest degree of character.

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Available Opportunities

Israel

Backend Developer

Location: Ramat Gan, Israel

In this role you will develop features and key components of an enterprise security system. If you have a passion for designing, developing and building high performance solutions that solve key enterprise challenges, this is the role for you.
If you thrive when working with strong engineers, you will enjoy what we have to offer. The team you will work with has vast industry experience and is staffed with decorated former members of Unit 8200.

Tech Stack: Java, Python, Node.js, MongoDB, Linux, Active Directory

Responsibilities

  • Play a key role in the design, implementation and deployment of an enterprise security system, which includes advanced management features and cloud service components
  • Develop efficient and practical solutions for complex problems

Requirements

  • Programming mastery in Java or C# + Python or Node.js
  • 3+ years of industry experience building backend modules of distributed systems
  • Experience building hybrid services, which include both on-premises and cloud components
  • Experience with networking technologies and/or cyber security – advantage
  • Ability to work well with a group of senior engineers in a dynamic, fast paced environment
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related engineering discipline

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Senior Support Engineer

Location: Ramat Gan, Israel

In this role, you will be responsible for providing high-quality technical support for Preempt‘s products. You will be in charge of the smooth operations of system installed in our rapidly growing customer base. The technical horizon is fast-paced and rapidly changing, with a diverse customer needs and frequent product updates.

Responsibilities

  • Deliver effective technical customer support to a wide array of customers different verticals
  • Take ownership of technical issues and work with the Dev and Ops team to resolve more advanced cases
  • Document troubleshooting, guides and problem resolution steps
  • Participate in regular remote sessions and calls with customers in the US and UK timezones

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of experience as a Senior Support Engineer, providing low-level hands-on support for an enterprise and small organizations systems
  • Proven technical knowledge in Linux, Networking, Microsoft Windows Servers and Active Directory
  • Experience with HyperV and Vmware ESXi – advantage
  • High proficiency in Linux Bash and scripting
  • Perfect English, written and verbal
  • Excellent customer-facing skills
  • Punctual, out of the box thinker and with a can-do attitude
  • Able to methodically document and train technical support field engineers and sales personnel
  • Availability for US working hours – Mon-Fri
  • Security-related experience – advantage
  • Responsible and self-learner

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United States

Sr Systems Engineer

Location: Maryland, California

As a Senior Systems Engineer (SSE), you will be responsible for managing pre-sales technical & functional support to sales teams, partners, prospective clients and customers while building strong customer relationships. With a proven track record of successful sales support activity, the Sr. Systems Engineer will present and articulate the capabilities and values of Preempt Security solution. You will work with Preempt’s Account managers, Systems Engineers and Sales Leadership to qualify opportunities and convert opportunities into successful engagements.

The SSE must combine excellent sales support and consultative skills with an expert understanding of advanced and emerging security technologies with an emphasis on Behavior Analytics.  By combining technical expertise with business acumen, this role provides vital, detailed information about how Preempt Security delivers business value to our clients. We have several positions available including New York, Maryland and California. Location is negotiable. Work remotely.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform a technical presentations and product demo to potential customers and partners
  • Responsible for running all aspects of Proof of Concept with potential customers including scoping, installing, tracking, documenting and presenting the results
  • Possess expert competitive knowledge including solutions, technology, and product offerings
  • Provide training as Subject Matter Expert (SME) to customers, partners and members of the team
  • Assist with SE new hire on-boarding and mentor new hire SE’s in your territory.
  • Develop and build strategic corporate relationships with our customers
  • Provide input to the Product Management team with input on customer need

Desired Qualifications:

  • Minimum 7 years of experience as Systems Engineer selling to Enterprise companies
  • Minimum 2 years of experience selling security or networking solutions
  • Knowledge of IT architecture, security is required.
  • Knowledge of  configuring Active Directory and System administration required
  • Knowledge of protocols like Kerberos, LDAP, HTTP, TCP/IP, SMTP, SSH
  • Knowledge of Virtualization technologies is required
  • Knowledge of networking devices such as Routers and Switches required
  • Working knowledge of Linux CLI, Wireshark is required
  • Security certifications like CISSP desired
  • Expert level oral & written communication, organizational, presentation, prioritization and interpersonal skills.

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Director Product Marketing

Location: San Francisco

As Director of Product Marketing, you know how to find unique and creative ways to drive awareness and build a go to market strategy for Preempt. You have a passion for bringing innovative new products to market. You can assess new markets, identify product use cases and create marketing activities that drive Preempt revenue and growth.

In this role you will partner with the Marketing, Product Management, and Sales teams to develop our product marketing strategy. You have a proven track record of successfully launching new solutions and measuring results.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a product marketing pro who is a self-starter and highly motivated to be able to stretch their wings and own an important role in a fast-growing and dynamic business. Roll up your sleeves with us and thrive! The role will report to the VP of Marketing.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead, develop and execute go-to-market plans for new features and products
  • Craft messaging and product positioning to clearly articulate the value of the brand and products to increase our market share
  • Develop content that speaks to Preempts business value for our C-level buyers and decision makers
  • Be the subject matter expert on Preempt customers; what they want and their purchasing criteria
  • Evangelize and promote the story of Preempt by speaking at industry events, webinars and with analysts
  • Assess the market landscape, provide market analysis, identify target markets, define ideal customer profiles and buyer personas

Desired Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience.
  • 8+ years of Product Marketing, Product Management or Technical Marketing experience
  • Past experience at an IT security company
  • Proven history of creating product marketing strategies and managing successful product launches and campaigns
  • Ability to understand complex technology and translate it into consumable marketing messaging and sales value drivers
  • Excellent speaking skills with an ability to influence at a variety of levels
  • Clear, strong, and precise writing skills
  • Action-oriented, positive, A+ player that is a self-starter and builds a highly motivational environment around themselves
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and effectively work cross-functionally
  • Demonstrated ability to take the initiative and work in a self-directed manner
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite a plus

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Professional Services Engineer

Location: US (remote)

We are seeking an experienced, organized self-starter to work as a Professional Services Engineer. This individual will be responsible for post-sales implementation while also building strong customer relationships. Successful candidates must have a proven track record in professional services roles.

Preempt Professional Services must combine excellent project management and consultative skills with an expert understanding of advanced and emerging security technologies with an emphasis on Behavioral Analytics and Identity & Access Management.  By combining technical expertise with business acumen, this role provides vital, detailed information about how Preempt Security delivers business value to our clients. This role is ideally located in the central US.

As a Sr. Professional Services Engineer, you will:

  • Lead installation, configuration, integration and training engagements for current Preempt Security customers
  • Provide training, troubleshooting, and on-site support to customers including version upgrades
  • Prepare professional documentation such as statements of work, change orders and systems documentation to include as-built design, requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Provide input to Preempt Product Management and Engineering on designs, product updates, and Operations and Maintenance procedures and documentation
  • Support Preempt sales campaigns with large, strategic opportunities as it relates to enterprise architectures, scalability and/or custom integrations
  • Mentor and coach junior security engineers

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Information Systems, Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated experience clients and internal resources in face-to-face, telephone, virtual meetings and the ability to work and interact as a member of a group or team
  • Requires logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple projects under tight deadlines with a can-do attitude
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Strong customer relations & presentation skills – must be able to speak well in front of an audience and with customers
  • Implementation experience with security or networking solutions, especially the UEBA, SIEM, IAM or PAM domains
  • Expert level knowledge of identity technologies, such as Active Directory, SSO, IAM, PAM, etc., and the relevant security markets
  • Knowledge of protocols such as Kerberos, LDAP and SSH
  • Knowledge of Virtualization technologies
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP and networking devices such as Routers and Switches and diagnostic tools such as Wireshark
  • Applicants with security certifications, such as CISSP, are a plus
  • Ability to travel up to 75% domestically (3wks per month)

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