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Tenable Job Opportunities

Tenable Network Security is seeking to fill a variety of technical and sales positions. These positions primarily reside in our Columbia, Maryland office. If you or someone you know would be a good fit for any of the positions I've outlined below, please have them contact us by emailing [email protected].

  • Customer Support Engineer
    Job Description: Help Tenable's customers install, configure and troubleshoot our scanning, configuration auditing, log analysis and network monitoring solutions.
    Requirements: The right candidate should have some help-desk experience, very good knowledge of Nessus and a firm understanding of networking and operating system functions. The ideal candidate will have on-the-job-experience with multiple Tenable products.
  • Enterprise Security Technical Writer
    Job Description: Primary author for the Security Center documentation, knowledge base articles, quick start guides, and product release notes. This person would regularly interact with Tenable's Training, Customer Support, Sales and Development teams and would also regularly contribute to blog entries, official Tenable white papers and product webinars.
    Requirements: Must be an excellent technical writer and have 2-4 years experience working with configuration auditing, vulnerability scanning, network montioring or log analysis tools.
  • Graphics Artist
    Job Description: Help our marketing, documentation and training groups produce professional charts, images, diagrams and logos.
    Requirements: 2-4 years of graphics design for web based content, technical drawings and/or online advertising. Should be comfortable working with Adobe editing tools and Microsoft Office. Should also consider themselves artistic and creative. Any experience with Flash animation such as Adobe Captivate or Camtasia Studio is also a desired, but not required.
  • IT Engineer
    Job Description: Work in Tenable's IT group which supports our internal and remote workforce, a variety of custom internal applications, VMware Lab Manager, telecommunications and the nessus.org and Tenable web sites.
    Requirements: Minimum 4 years experience Unix (Linux or FreeBSD) administration with some Cisco router/switch management. Any experience with VMWare in the enterprise, Unix based mail administration, MySQL maintenance or DNS is also strongly desired.
  • Nessus Vulnerabiltiy Researcher
    Job Description: Perform analysis of vulnerable operating systems, applications and network devices in order to write efficient NASL plugins for the Nessus Vulnerability Scanner.
    Requirements: Minimum 2-4 years in-depth experience auditing Unix and Windows commercial and open source applications with Nessus. Must have some experience writing or modifying NASL scripts in a production environment and a deep knowledge of Unix and Windows internals.
  • Sales Engineer - West Coast, USA
    Job Description: Present technical demos to potential customers about Tenable's solutions. Assist customers in evaluations, bake-offs and other types of product testing.
    Requirements: Must have 3-5 years experience with enterprise vulnerability scanning, log analysis, NBAD and configuration auditing solutions. Must also be physically located in California and able to travel.
  • Trainer/Instructor for Nessus and Enterprise Security Solutions
    Job Description: Assist in management and delivery of course material, online tests, electronic training content for multiple courses providing certification training for Nessus users and Tenable Enterprise products.
    Requirements: Must have a security background such as a researcher, consultant or security administrator and have a strong desire to teach. Experience with Nessus, Tenable solutions, log analysis, security management, network monitoring and information security and compliance is also desired.
  • Unix/Windows C/C++ Developer
    Job Description: Assist in the development of Tenable's Passive Vulnerabiltiy Scanner and Log Correlation Engine for both the Windows and Unix platforms.
    Requirements: Minimum 4 years experience with C programming for .NET, C, and/or C++. Must be familiar with Linux and Windows internals. Any expertise working with network sniffing and log normalization/correlation is also desired. 

All positions are immediately available, require US citizenship and (with the exception of our west coast sales engineer position) will be located in our recently expanded office in Columbia, Maryland. 

Tenable Network Security is a unique place to work. We've been very successful in a market that has many competitors. We've been able to do this by hiring the right people for the right jobs.

If you would like to submit a resume, please email it to [email protected] and indicate which position you are applying for in your subject line.


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