We’re a group of passionate people helping to secure organizations by providing visibility into every server and device connected to the Internet. We believe the first step of security is visibility and we provide this visibility by leveraging data to present the most comprehensive view to our customers about their security posture.

As a fast-growing start-up headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan we’re looking for people who are just as passionate about cybersecurity as we are. Our team members are excited to share ideas, have a willingness to learn quickly, and care about having a life outside of work.

If you want to join us in partnering with security practitioners to build a data-driven solution and also have a lot of fun in the meantime, we want to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided solely on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need--and nothing else. The more inclusive our team is, the easier our mission will be to accomplish. Whether you’re just starting in your career, coming back to the workforce, or simply decided a new adventure is on the horizon, we want to hear from you!

We’re looking for people who believe:
  • Infosec Rules: Information Security is a meaningful challenge worth solving for. It’s what we’re most passionate about and we’re intentional about weaving it into our technology and culture.
  • Learning means growing: In order to learn from each other, we must all be teachers and students. Trying and learning is better than not trying at all.
  • Keep it Real: Honesty and transparency are vital to our success. Our product is based on transparency, therefore our culture should be, too.
  • Be Vocal: Using your voice and sharing your opinions has an immediate impact on our product, culture, and customer experience.
  • Find Balance: We believe there’s more to life than work. However, at work we hold each other accountable and maintain high expectations for what we can accomplish as a team every day.

Benefits & Perks:
  • Standard Medical/Dental insurance, ST/LT Disability, Life Insurance,
  • 401k program (discretionary company match)
  • Unlimited PTO and 8 company holidays
  • Plenty of free snacks, beverages, catered in lunch on Thursdays
  • Competitive Parental Leave Policy
  • Parking Stipend for Commuters
  • Flexible working hours, open office environment, ability to get exposure to every part of the company

Solutions Engineer

Our Solutions Engineering team is growing and we’re looking for someone to help our users leverage Censys to improve their everyday security practices. The right person is passionate about the cybersecurity landscape and not afraid of a startup. With a deep technical understanding of our product, you’ll be a key contributor for presales and technical support requests as well as own the creation and building of our knowledge base. You will also collaborate with sales and engineering to improve user experience from end to end and leverage your expertise of the Censys product to help gain new customers as well as increasing the adoption of our current customer base.

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Software Engineer - Back-End

We’re looking to hire a backend engineer to work on our building the internals of our software-as-a-service applications. Censys builds and operates distributed data-collection infrastructure for Internet-wide scanning, bulk DNS resolution, and X.509 certificate ingestion. Censys is building a SaaS product that enables researchers and analysts to explore and draw security insights from this data. Your job will be to go beyond ingestion and presentation, and help us build the infrastructure that will power the new product.

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Software Engineer – Data Pipeline

We're looking for a Data Engineer to help grow our data processing pipeline! We perform billions of network handshakes and DNS lookups per hour as well as consume external data feeds to maintain an up-to-date view of all hosts and networks on the Internet You will help build and maintain the processing pipeline that consumes inbound data feeds to produce a consistent view of Internet hosts. We leverage the Google Cloud Platform (including Google Dataflow, Bigtable, and BigQuery) for processing data as well as build our own analysis tools. Your responsibilities will include exploring new ways of processing and analyzing incoming network data, and building out our data processing pipeline.

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Software Engineer – Full Stack

Censys is seeking a full stack web developer to help create a new web application that enables security analysts to understand their external network perimeter. We perform billions of network handshakes and DNS lookups per hour as well as consume external data feeds to maintain an up-to-date view of all hosts and networks on the Internet. You will help build the application and APIs that enable researchers and analysts to explore and draw security insight from this data. This spans building APIs and services on top of backend database like Elasticsearch, BigTable, and Spanner to working with frontend designers and developers to write Javascript code. You will be joining a small, energetic team in Ann Arbor, MI.

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Senior Infrastructure Engineer

We’re looking for an Infrastructure Engineer to join our engineering team. You’ll be working on building, deploying and scaling the backend services that power our data pipeline and customer-facing applications. Censys processes terabytes of data about networks each day, and you’ll be key to ensuring we can effectively leverage it in our products. You’ll be directly responsible for helping us in our ultimate mission to help enterprises understand their exposure and vulnerabilities by leveraging the most trusted data in security.

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