Senior Cyber Technology Specialist

London (Central) - Munich - Stockholm - Amsterdam
Competitive + benefits
18 Dec 2018
15 Jan 2019
Consultancy, IT, Sales
Job Type

This is a fantastic opportunity to join Darktrace, the world’s leading AI company for cyber defence, as a Senior Cyber Technology Specialist. As a leader within the Cyber Defence technical team, you will have the chance to become an authority on the implementation of Artificial Intelligence and unsupervised machine learning to combat the ever-changing threats of the cybersecurity landscape. This position is open to applicants with 3 or more years of experience in networking, cybersecurity or technological consultancy roles.


As a senior Cyber Technology Specialist (CT), you will provide technical and cyber defence expertise in pre-sale and post-sales accounts, together with our Cyber Account Managers. During the pre-sale cycle, the CT will architect and deliver Proof of Values (POVs). After the sale, the CT will facilitate full deployments and ensure customer success, actively contributing to the real-time defence and hardening of a customer's key assets. CTs also liaise directly with the Cyber Analyst team for knowledge-sharing and response action.



  • Act as a senior technical authority for clients, partners and each business unit within Darktrace.
  • Deliver of Proof of Value engagements from end to end.
  • Advise audiences from security technicians to C-level executives on the capabilities of Darktrace’s cyber AI.
  • Be the trusted adviser and technical authority to the customer for architecture and integration decisions.
  • Provide feedback and technical reporting on accounts to Darktrace management.
  • Design and build custom client integrations and define solution architectures.

National and international travel will be required.


Skills and Experience

  • 3+ years of relevant industry experience in either a networking, cybersecurity or technological consultancy discipline
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a scientific, technical or engineering discipline, with a 2:1 or above (UK) or GPA of 3.5 or above (US)
  • Excellent interpersonal/communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience and proven ability to work autonomously and in a team in an innovative and fast-paced environment whilst delivering to deadlines
  • Enthusiasm for innovation, experimentation and self-development in the cyber security field
  • Experience communicating with both technical and senior management 
  • Knowledge of the TCP/IP, and common networking protocols
  • An understanding of common cyber security vulnerabilities and exploitation techniques
  • Experience of web technologies and programming/scripting languages (e.g. C, Python, Perl, Ruby etc.) is also desirable
  • Practical experience with network and security devices/systems, e.g. Cisco, Juniper, Firewalls, IDS, IPS, SIEM, is also desirable 



  • Competitive base salary
  • Generous leave
  • Other benefits including healthcare, pension, transport allowance*, Cycle2Work scheme*, childcare vouchers*, free lunch on Fridays** Dependent on region

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