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Leadership

Seasoned Executives

Sonrai Security is led by a team of established entrepreneurs in the security industry. Our founders Sandy and Brendan are committed to delivering the best cloud data control solution in the industry.

Brendan Hannigan
CEO & co-founder

In addition to being CEO of Sonrai, Brendan is an Entrepreneur Partner at Polaris Partners, Chairman of Twistlock and serves on the boards of BitSight and Flashpoint. Hannigan was previously General Manager of IBM Security which grew to be the #1 enterprise security provider under his leadership (~$2B revenue). Previously Brendan was CEO of Q1 Labs which became the #1 security intelligence market share leader.

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Sandy Bird
CTO & co-founder

Sandy Bird is the co-founder and CTO of Sonrai Security, helping enterprises secure their data in the cloud. Sandy was the co-founder and CTO of Q1 Labs, which was acquired by IBM in 2011. At IBM, Sandy became the CTO for the global security business and worked closely with research, development, marketing and sales to develop new and innovative solutions to help the IBM Security business grow to ~$2B in annual revenue.

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Stan Ross
Vice President of Worldwide Sales

Stan Ross is the Vice President of Worldwide Sales at Sonrai Security. Recently, Stan was with Phantom, a fast-growing security automation company, acquired by Splunk. Previously Stan was VP of North America Sales at Q1 Labs, which was acquired by IBM. At IBM, Stan continued his leadership role and then served as VP of World Wide Sales for QRadar.

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Manny Ataebi
Vice President of Worldwide Marketing

Manny Ataebi is Vice President of Worldwide Marketing at Sonrai Security. Manny was recently the VP of Marketing at Stensul, a fast-growing email creation platform. Previously, Manny led marketing at Ghostery (acquired by Cliqz), Logicworks (acquired by Pamplona Capital Management), and ConveyIQ.

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Ben Wuest
Chief Architect

Ben Wuest is Chief Architect at Sonrai Security. Prior to joining Sonrai Security Ben was CTO of Security Intelligence at IBM Security and Senior Architect for QRadar, the Q1 Lab’s flagship platform.  

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Investors

Sonrai Security is backed by top-tier VC's with a stellar track record in cybersecurity and cloud investing.

Polaris Partners

Exceptional entrepreneurs. Remarkable bonds. Extraordinary companies. Since 1996, Polaris has been guided by the fundamental beliefs that people come first and true partnerships make all the difference. Rooted in mutual respect and a shared passion for innovation, our relationships with outstanding visionaries principally in technology and healthcare have helped to change the world for the better.

TenEleven Ventures

Ten Eleven Ventures focuses on early stage and growth investments in private companies that are innovating and poised to lead the digital security field. The firm is founded by security entrepreneur and investor, Alex Doll, a co-founder of PGP Corp.

Team

Find your place at Sonrai

If you're ready to create, innovate and be part of something big, then look no further. Our passion for innovation allows us to take risks and try new, ingenious ways to help our customers achieve their goals. Come join us in New York, Austin or Fredericton, NB (yes, that is in Canada) and be part of a world-class team modernizing the cloud security industry.

Industry impact

Industry impact

Our passion is solving the complex cybersecurity challenges posed by rapid cloud adoption.

Blazing trails

Blazing trails

Everything we do is on the leading edge of cloud data control. We blaze new trails every day securing large multi-cloud deployments.

Amazing culture

Amazing culture

We foster a culture that respects our employees, customers, partners, and community.

Work-life balance

Work-life balance

We work really hard to achieve our business goals, but we support our staff in achieving the work-life balance they require.

Job Opportunities

Email careers@sonraisecurity.com to apply for any of the jobs below.

Data Scientist - Machine Learning Engineer

Sonrai Security, a cloud based security company, is looking for a “hands on” data scientist / machine engineer, focused on developing classification algorithms and analytics. This position will be a key contributor, wearing many hats, in a small development team. This is an amazing opportunity to be part a company building a new innovative platform. In this position you will be:

  • Completely integrated with the engineering team working hand and hand with engineers to integrate machine learning into critical components of the Sonrai platform
  • Working and experimenting with open source, proprietary, and self developed data classification algorithms on a multitude of data formats
  • Contributing and making decisions on all aspects of software development (including design, architecture and implementation)

The desired candidate will have:

  • MS/PhD in Computer Science or a related field
  • 3+ years of industry experience in data science and machine learning preferred
  • Applied in Machine Learning with demonstrated experience in unsupervised classification
  • Strong CS fundamentals, such as algorithms and data structures.
  • Expertise in Python & Spark
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for working hard and having fun in a dynamic environment
  • Mention MrRobot in your cover letter to let us know you actually read this section and you’re not just spamming out your resume

Desired, but not required, skills include:

  • Experience with graph databases & analysis
  • Experience with machine learning toolkits like TensorFlow
  • Experience with docker and/or serverless technologies and/or cloud services
  • Experience with a variety of data stores and identity and access management systems
  • Knowledge of secure coding practices

To apply send a resume to: careers@sonraisecurity.com

Test Automation Engineer

Sonrai Security, a cloud based security company, is looking for a test automation engineer focused on developing core test automation into their new innovative platform. Quality assurance is embedded in the Sonrai Engineering team, in that all engineers are responsible for the integrity of their delivery. In this position you will be in a unique position to formalize the following key areas of the Sonrai Platform:

  • Designing and implementing platform test automation
  • Design and implement hooks in the maturing CI/CD processes to improve velocity
  • Working with the engineering team to design and implement data quality test automation
  • Automate the collection and update of key data mappings essential to platform analytics
  • Building test data sets to exercise all aspects of the Sonrai solution

The desired candidate will have:

  • Previous testing experience in SaaS environment
  • Strong ability to create and design test automation and test infrastructure
  • Strong experience with code-based test automation suites is required
  • Java experience is required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required
  • Proven ability to write automated test scripts to verify data quality
  • Mention MrRobot in your cover letter to let us know you actually read this section and you’re not just spamming out your resume
  • Experience with Jenkins or similar build/deployment automation tools
  • Working knowledge of Agile methodologies preferred
  • Enthusiasm for working hard and having fun in a dynamic environment

Desired, but not required, skills include:

  • Experience with Identity and Access Management Systems
  • Experience in multiple cloud environments
  • Experience with Spark Environments
  • Experience around large scale data processing and analytical environments

To apply send a resume to: careers@sonraisecurity.com

Core Cloud Engineer

Sonrai Security, a cloud based security company, is looking for a cloud engineer focused on developing core pieces of their new innovative platform. This position will be a key contributor in a small development team and is an amazing opportunity to be part of a team building a new innovative platform. In addition to key responsibilities, all Sonrai team members are encouraged to explore other areas of of development. In this position you will be:

  • Part of a small agile development team
  • Working with a group of senior engineers building core pieces of the Sonrai Cloud Platform
  • Responsible for the implementation, delivery and testing of critical elements of the platform
  • Contributing your ideas to the constantly evolving cloud architecture

The desired candidate will have:

  • 1+ years of CI/CD development experience
  • 2+ years of developing software in an Agile Methodology
  • 1+ years of experience working with cloud technologies (AWS/Azure/GCP)
  • 3+ years of Java programming experience
  • Comfortable in Linux/Bash environments
  • Experience with containerized deployments like Docker, Kubernetes ( custom or cloud provided )
  • Mention MrRobot in your cover letter to let us know you actually read this section and you’re not just spamming out your resume
  • Experience with building highly resilient and highly available systems
  • Bachelors of Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field
  • Knowledge of secure coding practices
  • Enthusiasm for working hard and having fun in a dynamic environment

Desired, but not required, skills include:

  • Experience with identity and access management systems
  • Experience in multiple cloud environments
  • Experience with building analytical batch processing pipelines involving Apache Spark
  • Experience building high-performance algorithms in scaleable languages such as Java and Python

To apply send a resume to: careers@sonraisecurity.com

Junior Cloud Engineer

Sonrai Security, a cloud based security company, is looking for a junior cloud engineer focused on developing core pieces of their new innovative platform. This position will be a key contributor in a small development team and is an amazing opportunity to be part of a team building a new innovative platform. In addition to key responsibilities, all Sonrai team members are encouraged to explore other areas of of development. In this position you will be:

  • Part of a small agile development team
  • Working with a group of engineers building core pieces of the Sonrai Cloud Platform
  • Contributing your ideas to the constantly evolving cloud platform

The desired candidate will have:

  • 1+ years of CI/CD development experience
  • 1+ years of developing software in an agile methodology
  • 1+ years of experience working with cloud technologies (AWS/Azure/GCP)
  • 1+ years of Java programming experience
  • Comfortable in Linux/Bash environments
  • Experience with containerized deployments like Docker, Kubernetes ( custom or cloud provided)
  • Mention MrRobot in your cover letter to let us know you actually read this section and you’re not just spamming out your resume
  • Experience with building highly resilient and highly available systems
  • Bachelors of Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field
  • Knowledge of secure coding practices
  • Enthusiasm for working hard and having fun in a dynamic environment

Desired, but not required, skills include:

  • Experience with identity and access management systems
  • Experience in multiple cloud environments
  • Experience with building analytical batch processing pipelines involving Apache Spark

To apply send a resume to: careers@sonraisecurity.com

Front-End Engineer

Sonrai Security, a cloud based security company, is looking for a front-end engineer focused on developing core pieces of their new innovative platform. This position will be a key contributor in a small development team and is an amazing opportunity to be part a team building a new innovative platform. In addition to key responsibilities, all Sonrai team members are encouraged to explore other areas of development. We want to continue to build a talented team of Front-End Developers who will own their role, work hard to improve themselves and encourage others to do the same. You’ll need to have experience with:

  • Building rich and interactive web applications
  • Building applications using modern front-end frameworks and libraries
  • Building maintainable and scalable CSS, for example BEM
  • Using JavaScript as a language and good command of the DOM
  • Working in a cross-discipline environment to produce ideas and prototype early concepts

You’ll be working on things like:

  • Build and maintain global, high-performance, fault-tolerant, scalable distributed software systems
  • Tackle some of the most challenging problems in cloud-based, distributed computing
  • Troubleshoot issues, determine root cause, effectively communicate to all stakeholders, and implement solutions
  • Mention MrRobot in your cover letter to let us know you actually read this section and you’re not just spamming out your resume
  • Collaborate closely with Product Managers, Architects and other Engineers to define and implement the product roadmap
  • Writing scalable and maintainable CSS and JavaScript, documenting components in our UX Style Guides
  • Using our stack to integrate front end into the development lifecycle
  • Building applications that are responsive, performant, and accessible
  • Learning the latest front end technologies and standards to ensure we are always using the best techniques possible
  • Collaborating with other disciplines to help develop front-end solutions and educate about relevant skills
  • Being an advocate throughout the company for great UX
  • Learn full stack and front end development through peer mentorship and collaboration

If you are hands on, passionate, persistent, creative, and collaborative then send us your resume! To apply send a resume to: careers@sonraisecurity.com

Sales Development Rep

Sonrai Security, a cloud-based security company, is looking for a Sales Development Representative, working out of our NYC office. You will be part of a new function within Sonrai as we continue to scale the business. You will report to the SDR Manager. 

As an SDR, your daily responsibilities will include the sourcing and prospecting of potential decision-makers, outbound lead gen, creating sequences, and building a pipeline for our enterprise sales team. You will create an excellent first impression for prospective customers over multiple channels, including email, phone, and social. You will work closely with the marketing and sales teams, corresponding with prospects and driving Sonrai Security’s message to the market.

In January 2019, Sonrai Security raised $18.5m in Series A funding. Candidates who join our team will have a tremendous impact on our success & mission to be the industry leader in our space. We’re looking for candidates who are self-motivated & passionate about building something groundbreaking and winning. 

The SDRs responsibilities include:

  • Generate predictable # of qualified (within ICP) meetings per month, with at least 25% of them moving to qualified opps
  • Split activities between email, cold calls, and social using personalized messaging to target prospects within ideal customer accounts
  • Qualify leads generated inbound which include webinars, conferences, content, and demo request follow-ups 
  • Detailed research on target prospects and companies to give your outreach the best chance for success
  • Detailed logging of all activities in Salesforce and Outreach.io
  • Develop industry and domain expertise

 

Desired candidates will have:

  • > 6+ months SDR experience at a SaaS company is a MUST 
  • Background in high volume phone and email outreach is a MUST
  • Work closely with enterprise reps to secure meetings with qualified leads
  • Total comfort on the phone with all levels of executives
  • Salesforce experience a plus
  • Experience using Outreach/SalesLoft a plus!
  • Proactive drive and creativity
  • Extremely personable and likable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Honesty/integrity
  • Excited to work in a startup environment
  • We are a growing company, so as we grow, YOU will grow!

To apply, send a resume to: marketingjobs@sonraisecurity.com

 

HashiCorp and Sonrai Joint Webinar: Identity Governance & Secrets Management: Key to Unlocking Public Cloud Security

As more and more businesses are moving their application workloads and critical data to the public cloud, it becomes even more important to rethink how these resources are protected, and how those protections are managed. Modern workloads, when protected with enhanced secrets management and least privilege, substantially reduce the risk of escalation attacks.

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