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Danaher Corporation Senior Security Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

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 a highly motivated and talented Senior Security Engineer who would love to join the growing security organization at Danaher Corporation? Lead technical security initiatives across 20+ globally diverse science and technology operating companies! Whether it’s protecting our digital properties, safeguarding our cloud applications or driving continuous improvements to our security controls, you will play a valuable role in delivering security from the ground-up to in our systems and applications.

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.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain technical expertise and understanding of cyber tool deployments such as endpoint detection and response (EDR), IOS/Android device protection, and attack surface and vulnerability management

  • Maintain an understanding of vendor feature roadmaps; evaluate, test, and deploy new features and complex changes

  • Define, develop, and support integrations between security technologies using APIs and scripting

  • Assess the posture of deployed solutions, ensure cyber tools are secure and operationally resilient

  • Develop and maintain performance monitoring capabilities and standard operating procedures. Serve as an escalation point for complex troubleshooting and issue resolution.


  • 10+ years of technology engineering experience, designing, testing, deploying and troubleshooting solutions in complex environments

  • Ability to program using Python or PowerShell to automate tasks and integrate solutions using APIs

  • Technical understanding of networking and infrastructure design concepts and communications protocols such as TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP/S, as well as Microsoft Active Directory and Windows clients

  • Experienced evaluating and validating security vendor technologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field

  • Security tool technical certification and / or hands-on experience in tools such as CrowdStrike Falcon, Rapid7 and Splunk

  • Security certifications such as CISSP, CEH, GSEC, GCIH or GPEN



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 (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/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 (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .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 applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.