About Picus

Picus Security Inc is a place where exceptional people gather to do their best work. We convert new ideas to exceptional solutions and great customer experiences. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Join Picus to become part of our talented team!

Picus is a leading Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) vendor featured in several recent Gartner reports such as BAS Market Report, Market Guide for Vulnerability Assessment and Hype Cycle for Threat Facing Technologies. Picus has also recently been recognized as a Cool Vendor in Security and Risk Management, 2H19 by Gartner. Picus was rewarded as one of the top 10 innovative cyber startups by PwC and the most innovative Infosec Startup of the year by Cyber Defense Magazine. Picus is a Series-A startup supported by reputable venture capital organizations including Earlybird Capital leading European VC and ACT.

About Role

Picus Labs is a place for Cyber Security Innovation— In Picus Labs, we elevate offensive and defensive cyber security technologies.

We're looking to grow our team to support the high growth and global expansion plans of Picus with developing new technologies. With this role, you'll get a chance to work for innovation. You will be constantly challenged and you will get to develop your knowledge and skills in cyber security technologies.

This is an amazing opportunity where you get to research for a fast growing cyber security startup. As a Blue Team Engineer in Picus Labs, you will analyze new adversarial techniques and attacks developed by Picus Labs Red Team and develop threat detection & hunting scenarios. You will research new threat detection & hunting methodologies and technologies, onboard and iterate.

What You’ll Do

  • Analyze, understand and use public researches about current cyber threats and detection methods/tools.
  • Develop open source and vendor based threat detection scenarios
  • Develop tooling for Detection Development Life-Cycle
  • Research on new threat hunting methodologies, tools and technologies
  • Onboard and maintain detection and hunting products (SIEM, EDR, etc.)
  • Work with Picus Labs Red Team on purple teaming.
  • Work with engineering teams on the development of new product features.

What You Have

  • Hands-on experience in hunting current adversarial techniques.
  • Strong threat detection and hunting knowledge
  • Strong SIGMA and YARA rule development knowledge
  • Hands-on experience in administering and using SIEM and EDR technologies
  • Willingness to improve in defensive tooling.
  • Knowledge of Mitre ATT&CK framework.
  • Community contribution to defensive knowledge will be plus. (Open source projects,, etc.)
  • Proficiency in written English.

Working at Picus

  • Fascinating work - a chance to shape and lead an exciting, fast-growing cyber security segment. Breach and Attack Simulation is a new concept that helps organizations evaluate their security posture in a continuous, automated, and repeatable way. This approach allows for the identification of imminent threats, provides recommended actions, and produces valuable metrics about cyber-risk levels.
  • Unlimited opportunity! We are growing. At Picus, you'll be provided with as much responsibility as you can handle—new career development opportunities constantly arise given our rate of growth.
  • Global exposure - Get a lot of experience working not only in a fast-growing startup but also interact with customers all around the world
  • Be part of a global team that’s located in Turkey, Italy, UK, US, and Germany

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.