WHAT WE DO MATTERS

We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters.

We give the power to every member of the team when we invite all developers, engineers and researchers to our own internal developer off site hackathon, where they compete to create the next great thing – a functional prototype, related to our technology, that makes our operations better.

Your ideas may become a reality – and even change the future of security.

We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters.

Technical Director

Columbia Gateway Drive | Columbia | Maryland | United States | 21046

Your Role:

As the Technical Director, you will report to the Chief Architect, to work with various Tenable teams the build and deliver modern cyber-security products that will be used by customers around the globe. You will be expected to provide architectural guidance and implementation best practices. You should come to Team Tenable having experience working across a global organization, with in-depth expertise in a  variety of on prem and cloud sensors. 

Your Opportunity:

  • Provide technical leadership to engineering teams and collaborate with key stakeholders, including Product Owners regarding user stories, acceptance criteria, definition of done, and other program-related decisions.
  • Hands on design, develop, deliver, and maintain features and applications that will excite and please our user base of security professionals
  • Develop solutions that are of high quality, scalable, cloud enabled, reliable, and reusable
  • Oversee certain High Profile project’s life cycle from conception to completion, with an emphasis on technical soundness and resource efficiency
  • Research and introduce new technologies

What you'll need:

  • 10+ years of architectural experience with complex on-premise enterprise software, including endpoint software including systems thinking across multiple product offerings and platforms.
  • 10+ years developing in C/C++
  • Hands-on tech experience working with engineers as well as VPs across the board.
  • Strong communication skills with ability to communicate across all levels of staff to include executive and technical staff.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
If you’ve reached this point in the job description and feel you’re still not sure if you should apply…Just do it! We know there are no perfect applicants. You may not have 100% of all those bullets listed above - and that’s okay. If you’re feeling like you’re not going to fit in with our teams - that’s not ok. We're One Tenable which means however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, we encourage you to submit an application if it’s a role you can be passionate about doing every day.


We’re committed to promoting Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Tenable - through all equal employment opportunity laws and regulations at the international, federal, state and local levels. 

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Tenable is more than ‘just’ the creator of Nessus. Our security solutions - including our first Cyber Exposure platform for modern assets, Tenable.io - are transforming global vulnerability management. We’re a global team, powered by creative thinkers who are wired for action, focused on delivering results and collaborating to enable decisive actions to protect what matters most. We’re in this together - colleagues, customers and partner communities working as One Tenable.

Can you join Team Tenable? Yes you can - if you’re excited by the thought of working with over 1200 colleagues, 27,000 customers and a range of revolutionary products that are shaping cybersecurity in 150 countries. Being valued for who you are as well as what you do, you can embrace the pace (we’re recognized as one of the fastest growing security product companies by SC Magazine, Red Herring, Info Securities, Deloitte and E&Y) as well as enjoy a superb rewards package (we’re seen as a Best Places to Work by Glassdoor, The Washington Post, The Baltimore Sun, The Baltimore Business Journal and Expert Marketplace). The key question is: Is This You?

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