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Digital Realty


Cyber Security Engineer

  2323 bryan street, Dallas

Position Title: Cyber Security Engineer

Location: Dallas, TX (Hybrid)


Your role

Digital Realty operates within a marketplace that is increasingly competitive. Customers can choose between a significant number of competitors delivering high-quality, cost-efficient alternatives. As one of a handful of global providers, Digital Realty has considerable assets and capabilities, along with a significant installed customer base. Driving a CRaaS mind-set is crucial to our continued success, and the Information Security Team links together all elements of our global operations to provide a best-in-class experience for our client base.

If you’re an individual with an entrepreneurial mindset and enjoy tackling multiple issues, this position offers you the opportunity to make a global impact. You're sure to acquire new knowledge and skills in both tech and commercial real-estate. This position works directly with all levels of leadership and if selected you’ll be exposed to all areas of DLR with multiple career path options available to you.

Digital Realty’s Cyber Resilience Team is the front line for all things pertaining to our company’s digital security posture. The Cyber SOC Engineer position, involves the individual working as part of the Security Operations Center (SOC) team and helps in monitoring the environment, identifying and responding to security threats that put the company at risk. The engineer will be responsible for leading-edge solutions that are intended to improve the security posture of the company. With their domain expertise, the engineer is expected to provide thought leadership and provide sound technical mentorship on how to respond to security incidents.


What you’ll do

  • Acknowledge, analyze, and validate incidents triggered from correlated events through SIEM solution
  • Acknowledge, analyze, and validate incidents received through other reporting mechanisms such as email, phone calls, management directions, etc.
  • Collection of necessary logs that could help with incident containment and the security investigation process
  • Escalate validated and confirmed incidents to SOC Director
  • Undertake first stages of false positive and false negative analysis
  • Understand the structure and the meaning of logs from different log sources such as FW, IDS, Windows DC, network appliances, AV and antimalware software, email security etc.
  • Work with matrix and contract SME to improve Digital Realty’s Security Program
  • Assist in Threat and Vulnerability Management Program
  • Configure security tooling
  • Incident Response


What you’ll need

  • Associates Degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science,  or a related field from a 2-year accredited university, preferably but not required
  • 2-3 Years’ Cyber Experience, preferably working within Tech, Telecom, Network Operations, or a related field
  • Experience with EDR, SIEM, SOC
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Professional Cyber Security Certifications (SEC+, CISSP, GIAC, CEH)


A bit about us

Digital Realty supports the world's leading enterprises and service providers by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, our global data center platform, gives customers a reliable foundation for scaling their digital business and efficiently managing data gravity challenges. The size and scale of our business puts us in a unique position to offer customers access to 300+ facilities in 50+ metros across 25+ countries and six continents.


A bit about our Operations team

Our Operations team keeps our customers’ infrastructure running safely and securely. We get plenty of opportunities to take on a variety of tasks and develop our technical skills. From overseeing electrical power to cooling and fire suppression systems, our team plays a vital role in making sure everything in our data centers operates as it should.


What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers.

Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us.


Our Compensation Philosophy

Digital Realty offers its employees a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions. Central to our compensation philosophy is rewarding our employees for achieving the values and objectives aligned to the company's overall goals and values.

This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or Company policy.

Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.

Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employee of Digital Realty and its subsidiaries. Digital Realty is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited referrals.


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Natalie Lucas

Natalie Lucas


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