IT Security Engineer

YETI Coolers

Multiple Locations

0 year(s)

Job Description

At YETI, we believe that time spent outdoors matters more than ever and our gear can make that time extraordinary. When you work here, you’ll have the opportunity to create exceptional, meaningful work and problem solve with innovative team members by your side. Together, you’ll help our customers get the high-quality gear they need to make the most of their adventures. We are BUILT FOR THE WILD™.


The IT Security Engineer is responsible for implementing solutions to safeguard YETI’s systems and assets against modern-day threats.  You will work closely with the Security Manager and engage with IT Ops and key members across business units to develop creative security solutions for a rapidly growing business.  You deftly balance your passion for “securing all the things” with the needs of a business that’s truly BUILT FOR THE WILD™.



Proactively identify gaps in current security posture and develop solutions

Hands-on approach to investigate, respond, and track security incidents

Recommend security enhancements and purchases

Monitor networks and systems for anomalous activity

Administer critical security systems including SIEM, CASB, vulnerability scanners, and endpoint security solutions

Collaborate with systems and network administrators to secure critical infrastructure

Create alerts and automations to quickly identify and respond to security issues

Support regulatory compliance efforts as needed

Perform risk assessments to provide a security perspective and enable the business to make informed decisions

Lead vulnerability management efforts and work with IT Ops to enforce patching

Create and deliver user security awareness trainings and materials

Write supporting processes, procedures, and standards to support security initiatives

Develop and gather metrics to measure progress and report status to management

Other duties as assigned


Qualifications and Attributes:

Bachelor’s degree in IT, information security, or other related technical discipline is preferred

6+ years of Information Security experience assessing security vulnerabilities and risks and implementing solutions to protect dynamic environments

Solid foundation of security concepts and industry best practices

Experience with modern security technologies to protect on-premise and cloud environments: Next generation firewalls, IDS, MDM, vulnerability scanners, application whitelisting, email gateway, SIEM, AWS/Azure/GCP, etc.

Excellent communication skills: confidently speaks on a topic in a meeting and writes clear documentation

Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

Ability to prioritize initiatives in a highly dynamic environment

Comfortable interacting with a variety of personalities across the business

Relevant security certifications a plus: GIAC, CISSP, OSCP


YETI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.