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Danaher Corporation Senior Threat Detection Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

At first glance, you’ll see Danaher’s scale. Our 80,000 associates work across the globe at more than 20 unique operating companies within four platforms—life sciences, diagnostics, water quality, and product identification. Look again and you’ll see the opportunity to build a meaningful career, be creative, and take risks with the support you need to be successful. You’ll find associates who are as certain about their impact as they are about where they’re headed next. You’ll find the Danaher Business System, which makes everything possible. You’ll also see a company that investors trust—our culture of continuous improvement has helped us outperform the S&P 500 by more than 5,000% over the past 25 years.

And no matter where you look at Danaher, at the heart of what we do, you’ll witness our shared purpose—helping realize life’s potential—in action. Whether we’re enabling our customers to provide clean water, supporting a life-saving vaccine development, advancing a new instrument for cancer diagnosis, or ensuring product safety, our work helps improve millions of lives.

We hope you’ll see yourself here, too. What you find at Danaher—and within yourself— might just change the world.

Are you interested in an exciting opportunity to enhance enterprise threat identification and response capabilities using a leading technology solution, Splunk’s Enterprise Security (ES) SIEM? Would you love to translate your knowledge of cyber threats into detection logic that uses diverse data sources from across Danaher’s large global footprint? Work to further Danaher’s adoption and use of the ES feature set!

At Danaher we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, remote working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a remote work arrangement in which you can work remotely from your home. Additional information about this remote work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Danaher can provide.


  • Develop, maintain and enhance threat detection logic in Splunk ES

  • Evaluate new Splunk ES product features and their fitness for use in the environment. Execute and provide oversight of the Splunk ES currency plan and updates for related threat detection components.

  • Identify and lead continuous Splunk ES architectural, configuration, usage and other improvements

  • Define, implement and enhance threat detection related engineering standards and practices


  • 5+ years of experience with Splunk search language (SPL), developing custom searches using macros, lookups and related features. Experienced with developing advanced correlation rules utilizing Splunk tstats and data models.

  • Experienced with applying search logic to common log formats and security identifiers from Windows, Linux and network security devices

  • Experienced with creating and maintaining Splunk data models and knowledge objects

  • Experienced creating regex for pattern matching

Preferred Qualifications

  • College or university degree or equivalent in computer science or similar discipline

  • Splunk Enterprise Certified Admin certification

  • Splunk Enterprise Security Admin certification

  • Prior experience working in a Security Operations Center or for a Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP)

  • Familiarity working with threat intelligence products for enrichment of detection and response alerts

  • Familiarity with Palo Alto Cortex XSOAR or similar enterprise SOAR solutions



When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System ( tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here ( .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.