SCYTHE Inc. Vice President, Threat Research and Intelligence Remote · Full time

VP of Threat Research & Intelligence will report to the CEO and lead our technical team to implement our next generation of adversary emulation tools.


SCYTHE is a category-creator cybersecurity platform that enables our clients to emulate real-world threats and keep their leadership accurately informed about their current security posture. Our herd is looking for a VP of Threat Research and Intelligence who will report to the CEO and lead our technical team to implement our next generation of adversary emulation tools.

What You Will Be Doing:

  1. Evangelizing SCYTHE products and services within the cybersecurity community by providing thought leadership and supporting strategic customer and partner engagements
  2. Sharing thought-leadership and deep industry knowledge with the cybersecurity community by presenting, in partnership with SCYTHE, at industry conferences, meetups, user groups, and partner events
  3. Creating and overseeing a comprehensive long-term innovation strategy for SCYTHE services and driving product roadmap with Engineering
  4. Leading a technical services team to build a SCYTHE suite of advanced emulation, professional, and educational services
  5. Managing SCYTHE Adversary Emulation software product to include price catalog, vision, lifecycle, and delivery

What You Will Need:

  1. Ten (10)+ years experience of technical leadership demonstrating strong understanding and application of business management, financial, and leadership principles
  2. Five (5)+ years experience delivering cybersecurity thought leadership to technical community including: course development, seminars and/or webinars
  3. Demonstrated experience setting, monitoring, and meeting quarterly and annual goals
  4. Exceptional communication, interpersonal, leadership coaching, and conflict resolution skills
  5. Ability to analyze processes and information, identify problems and trends, and develop effective solutions and strategies
  6. Natural propensity toward ethical conduct in every aspect of business operations and leadership 
  7. Adept at contributing to and carrying out a strategic vision 

It’s A Plus If You Have This:

  1. Experience providing technical leadership for cybersecurity start up
  2. Experience presenting to investors resulting in funding (Seed, Series A/B/C round)

What’s In It For You:

  1. Working alongside renowned, high-profile leaders in the Cybersecurity field
  2. Ability to work on the offensive side of the cybersecurity research industry
  3. Joining a company that will invest in your technical curiosity through tuition reimbursement
  4. Benefits that include equity and 5% 401k match with immediate vesting


SCYTHE was founded to create an advanced attack emulation platform where real cyber threat actor techniques could be executed in a trusted and repeatable manner. The SCYTHE platform enables Red, Blue, and Purple teams to build and emulate real-world adversarial campaigns in a matter of minutes. Customers are in turn enabled to validate the risk posture and exposure of their business and employees and the performance of enterprise security teams and existing security solutions.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis covered by the law. Employment decisions are based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs.


$230,000 - $245,000 per year