Security Engineer, Monitoring & Incident Response

Paris Area, France /
Security – Security /
/ Hybrid
Contentsquare is a digital experience analytics company dedicated to making the digital world more human through online experiences built on trust, privacy, and accessibility. Since our founding in France in 2012, we have grown to be a truly global team, representing more than 70 nationalities in offices across the world, including New York, London, Paris, Munich, San Francisco, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, Singapore, and more.

We’ve been recognized by Frost & Sullivan as a Global Company of the Year, and by Wired Magazine as one of Europe’s hottest startups. In July of 2022, we raised $600M in Series F funding, doubling our valuation to $5.6B. But we’re not stopping there.

To reach our ambitious goals for the future, we will be nearly doubling the size of our global workforce in the next 2 years. Want to learn, innovate and contribute your unique perspective to an industry leader? Join the team dedicated to bringing more human analytics to the world!

The Contentsquare security team is looking for a focused security engineer who can take on a leadership role in responding to security issues. As such, you’ll need to have practical security experience and knowledge of the state of the art for detecting and responding to attacks.

The ideal candidate will thrive in high-pressure situations and drive relevant teams to take the right decisions to mitigate the security risks in a timely manner. As part of the Security Team, you will be reporting directly to the Manager, Cyber Security. You will be working closely with our R&D team. Your main task will be to ensure the integrity of Contentsquare’s products and for keeping Contentsquare’s users and customers safe.

This position is open in Tel-Aviv, Paris, or open to remote for the right candidate.  


    • Confidently and intelligently respond to security incidents, and proactively consider how to prevent the same type of incidents from occurring in the future
    • Design and coordinate cohesive responses to security events that involve multiple teams across the organization
    • Design and maintain a portfolio of security alerts, automated actions and escalation workflows in support of a high-performing 24/7 incident response capability
    • Build security utilities and tools for internal use that enable you and your fellow Security Engineers to operate at high speed and wide scaleImprove the ability to respond to threats by leading new technology selection, configuration, internal product development, obtaining-buy-in, and implementations with a heavy emphasis on automation
    • Evaluate the impact to the organization of current security trends, advisories and public exploits
    • Coordinate responses as necessary across affected teams to do the right thing for our customers and our organization
    • Manage and extend our security detection capabilities (SIEM, WAF, honeypot, open source tools)
    • Constantly audit our technical platform and application to ensure the follow-up of security best-practices and identify security misconfigurations
    • Recognize, adopt and share the best practices on security engineering fields throughout the organization: development, network security, application security, cryptography, security operations, incident responses
    • Communicate efficiently (in English) at multiple levels of sensitivity and multiple audiences
    • Fulfill regular on-call responsibilities
    • Establish metrics that demonstrate continuous improvements of the Security Incident Response Engineering capabilities and execute on your proposed strategy for improvements


    • 2-3 years of previous experience on Security Operations, especially experience coordinating responses to security incidents Experience in building effective partnerships with internal customers 
    • Experience building out detection and response programs for a SaaS or cloud-native company
    • Extensive knowledge of web protocols, security issues, common attacks, Linux/Unix tools, cloud architectures and threat landscape
    • Expertise with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), such as: Wazuh / OSSEC and ELKFamiliarity with incident platforms (e.g. PagerDuty, TheHive)
    • Deep knowledge of our technical stack and how to secure it :AWS and AzureAnsible, / Datadog Appsec as WAFKubernetes / DockerJenkinsNestjs, Vuejs, Angular
    • Strong understanding of security concepts, standard methodologies and how to apply them such as SSH, public key encryption, access credentials, certificates, TLS, data encryption, OWASP top 10
    • Analytical skills, Autonomy and Accountability
    • Fluent in english (French is a plus)
    • Solid understanding of MITRE ATTACK, NIST or similar threat frameworks is strongly preferred
Why you should join Contentsquare
- We’re humans first. We hire talented people and provide them with the trust, resources and flexibility to get the job done
- We invest in our people through career development, mentorship, social events, philanthropic activities, and competitive benefits
- We are a fast growing company with a track record of success over the past 10 years, yet we operate with the agility of a startup. That means a huge opportunity to make an immediate and lasting impact
- Our clients, partners and investors love our industry-leading product
To keep our employees happy and engaged, we are always assessing the benefits/perks we offer to ensure we are competitive. Here are some we’d like to highlight:
- Virtual onboarding, Hackathon, and our annual kickoff trip on a global basis! You have the opportunity to interact with our global colleagues
- Generous paid time-off policy (every location is different)
- Immediate eligibility for birthing and non-birthing parental leave
- Wellbeing allowance
- Home Office Allowance
- A Culture Crew in every country to organize regular outings such as game nights, movie nights, and happy hours
- Every full-time employee receives stock options, allowing them to share in the company’s success
- We offer many benefits in various countries -- ask your recruiter for more information

Uniqueness is embedded in our DNA as one of our core values. We welcome everyone to apply.

Contentsquare is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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