Nasuni is a leading hybrid cloud storage solution that powers business growth.
Boston, MA, USA

IT Security Specialist

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Job Title: IT Security Specialist 

Location: 100% Remote OR Hybrid - 3 Days Onsite Boston Seaport 

Job Type: Full-time


About Nasuni
Nasuni is a leading technology firm committed to excellence in providing secure and innovative solutions to our clients. We seek a highly skilled IT Security Specialist to join our dynamic team. This role will be crucial in maintaining the security and integrity of our organization's information systems and data assets.


Primary Responsibilities

Security Monitoring and Incident Response:

  • Work with the team to monitor SIEM for security breaches and intrusions.
  • Investigate security incidents, assess impact, and implement remediation measures.
  • As part of the IR team, maintain and refine incident response procedures to ensure timely and effective responses to security events.

Vulnerability Management:

  • Conduct regular vulnerability assessments and penetration tests for on-prem and cloud infrastructure
  • Identify and prioritize security vulnerabilities and recommend remediation actions.
  • Coordinate with system administrators and developers to implement patches and fixes.

Security Awareness and Training:

  • Develop and deliver security awareness training programs for employees.
  • Promote a culture of security awareness and compliance throughout the organization.
  • Provide guidance and training to staff on security awareness and best practices.

Physical Security

  • Badge management for new hires, lost/damaged replacements, and terminations.
  • Door access management
  • Review Security Camera footage as needed for investigations.


  • Proven experience in IT security roles focusing on security monitoring, incident response, and vulnerability management.
  • Strong understanding of networking protocols, security technologies, and best practices for both on-prem and cloud deployments.
  • Experience with security assessment tools and techniques.
  • Effective communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with Cloud Security tools for AWS, Azure, and GCP.
  • Knowledge of relevant security tools:
    • Avigilon
    • Sentinel One
    • Tessian
    • Sumologic Cloud SIEM Enterprise
    • Rapid7
    • Detectify
    • Ninjio/Dojo

If you are a proactive and experienced IT professional with a passion for security, we invite you to apply for the position of IT Security Specialist at Nasuni. Join us in our mission to protect our organization's information assets and maintain a secure computing environment. 


Why Nasuni?

Nasuni is the leading hybrid cloud storage solution that powers business growth with effortless scalability, built-in security, and fast edge performance using a unique cloud-native architecture. The Nasuni File Data Platform delivers operational excellence by consolidating NAS and backup, eliminating data silos, and making management easy and flexible without changes to apps or workflows. Its built-in security offers proactive defense and rapid recovery, lowering organization’s risk from the detrimental effects of ransomware attacks and other disasters. Synchronized access to file data everywhere ensures user productivity by supporting remote and hybrid work.

Why work at Nasuni?

As part of our commitment to your well-being, we are pleased to offer comprehensive benefits packages to employees across the US. Benefits packages generally include:

  • Best-in-class employee onboarding and training
  • “Take What You Need” paid time off policy
  • Incentive stock options
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision plans
  • Company-paid life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) and Roth IRA retirement plan
  • Generous employee referral bonuses
  • Flexible remote work policy
  • 10 paid holidays
  • A wide array of well-being offerings
  • Pre-tax savings accounts with company contributions
  • An Employee Assistance Program to help deal with life’s difficulties and stressors
  • Great team culture and social activities
  • Collaborative workspaces
  • Free on-site fitness centers and stocked kitchens in select office locations
  • Professional development resources

Work Environment

Nasuni employs onsite, hybrid, and remote employees, who may occasionally come into a Nasuni office, attend events, or visit clients. Nasuni’s offices are open-concept office environments with low but varying noise levels. 

Physical Requirements

Must be able to work at a standing or seated desk up to 100% of the time whether remotely or at Nasuni offices. You may be required to attend company events at one of Nasuni’s offices or attend events, conferences, or customer meetings for up to 8 hours at a time. Must be able to interact with co-workers in an office environment and via Zoom, Slack, and MS Teams. Must be able to hear and communicate with clients and candidates through video-calling software and telephone. Must be able to engage in constant repetitive finger and wrist motion for typing. Must be comfortable viewing a computer screen for up to 8 hours per day.

To all recruitment agencies: Nasuni does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our job boards, Nasuni employees, or any other company location. Nasuni is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
Nasuni is an equal-opportunity employer. The equal employment opportunity policy at Nasuni protects employees and job applicants from discrimination on the bases of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors. These protections extend to all management practices and decisions, including recruitment and hiring practices, appraisal systems, promotions, and training and career development programs.

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What are Nasuni Perks + Benefits

Nasuni Benefits Overview

Nasuni employees are our #1 asset. Nasuni is successful because we focus on taking care of our employees, nurturing talent, ensuring quality for our customers, maintaining a healthy balance sheet – and, yes, always improving our technology. With that in mind, Nasuni offers employees learning subscriptions, professional growth opportunities, a flexible work-life balance, and more in order to maintain high-performing teams. Take-what-you-need paid time off, comprehensive healthcare plans, and access to an on-site gym set our employees up for success personally and professionally. Additional benefits include flexible paid time off, volunteer paid time off, employee referral bonuses, commuter/transit benefits, fitness reimbursements, premium employee assistance programming, and a fun and collaborative company atmosphere. We also offer a competitive salary and incentive stock options.

Volunteer in local community
Nasuni Gives Back is a corporate volunteer initiative encouraging employees to give back to local communities. In 2022 we volunteered with the Franklin Park Zoo, Communities United, and Lazarus House.
Open office floor plan
Flexible work schedule
Remote work program
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Nasuni offers several plans through BCBS in order for employees to choose the plan that best fits their needs and lifestyles, including a Health Savings Account (HSA) with HealthEquity.
Life insurance
Wellness programs
Nasuni offers an employee assistance program (EAP), rewards programs for maintaining and active and healthy lifestyle, and a fitness reimbursement program.
Mental health benefits
Financial & Retirement
Company equity
Performance bonus
Vacation + Time Off
Unlimited vacation policy
Generous PTO
Paid volunteer time
Our Nasuni Gives Back initiative encourages employees to use paid volunteer time to assist their local communities.
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Nasuni offers pre-tax commuter transit and parking benefits to employees.
Free snacks and drinks
Salty, sweet, crunchy - you name it! Our kitchen and conference rooms are stocked with any craving you might have during the workday.
Some meals provided
During company-wide events and meetings during mealtimes, employees in-office are treated to breakfast or lunch.
Company-sponsored happy hours
Onsite gym
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing education available during work hours
Online course subscriptions available

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