Careers at Optiv


Secure your full potential.



We eat, sleep and breathe cybersecurity. It’s in our DNA.

We’re looking for future-forward people who want to change the world by managing cyber risk one client at a time. Join us and the brightest minds in cybersecurity. We are Optiv, and we can’t wait to meet you.


Total Rewards - Optiv Benefits


People are the beating heart of Optiv. Because we value our people above all else, we invest in a variety of benefits and wellness programs that enhance physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. Whether it’s a company wellness challenge, free sessions with a licensed counselor or meeting with a financial advisor, we make sure you have everything you need to thrive.


Life at Optiv


Our teammates and industry inspire us every day to keep innovating, questioning, growing, teaming and learning. We thrive on change and honor the many skills, personalities, backgrounds and life experiences that we collectively bring to the table. We are One Optiv, and together, we secure today’s business and fortify it for the future.






We're passionate about our clients. When they win, we win.





Relationships matter. We invest in each other and do the right thing to build trust.





More heads are better than one. We ask questions, learn from our mistakes and never stop growing.





Everyone is a leader. We inspire, think big, have a point of view and challenge the status quo.





We seek out and embrace diverse people and perspectives.

We Are One Optiv


“When we feel recognized, represented, and respected, we do our best work and create the greatest value for our clients. That’s why diversity, equity and inclusion is part of our company DNA. From our company values and core competencies, to our employee-led affinity groups and how we think, talk, act and aspire to be, employees with diverse backgrounds, identities, and thoughts provide unique perspectives that help differentiate us as a leading cyber advisory and solutions partner.”


-Kevin Lynch, Optiv CEO

At Optiv, we honor and embrace the diverse perspectives, ideas, backgrounds and experiences of our people. This unwavering commitment is a key element of our company values and core to who we are and how we operate. With steadfast support from leadership, we hold one another accountable for living our company values and strengthening an inclusive and equitable culture, through a variety of companywide programs, practices, policies, trainings, educational forums and structures. 


Our affinity groups further bring DE&I to life with opportunities for employees to connect, celebrate and share their true selves:

  • Black Employee Network
  • Optiv Women's Network
  • Optiv Pride
  • Optiv Veterans
  • Latino Employee Network
  • Disability Employee Network
  • Asian Employee Network

Answer Your Calling


What Inspires you? What problems do you want to solve? No matter the answer, chances are we have a place for you.


If you’re technical, our openings vary from right-out-of-college to been-in-cyber-for-years. Security consultant, penetration testers, cryptanalyst, incident responder, security software developer and CISO, to name a few.


Not-so-technical? Optiv also has rich opportunities for non-technical roles in marketing, sales, finance, strategy, legal, project management and other creative and administrative roles. We’re pretty sure there’s something here for just about everyone.


How to Get Into Cybersecurity, Even Without a Technical Background



Ever met a problem you couldn’t solve? Optiv is a place where you become a hero for the client, prevail after a good fight, and have the opportunity to create something bigger than yourself.

Technical Innovator


Do you often break convention? Deviate from the standard? Us too. Let your technical skills thrive in a fast-growing company in a disruptive industry.

Client Advisor


Ready to solve complicated problems? Can you put clients at ease? Help them trust you to provide the best cybersecurity solutions? You’ll fit right in with our client advisory team.

Sales Leadership


Are you empowered to help clients exceed goals? At Optiv, you’ll make an impact on the largest companies in the world by addressing their biggest and most complex security challenges.



Would you rather pitch a relationship than a product? This is the place to work among brilliant sales experts to deliver end-to-end cybersecurity solutions that protect people’s lives around the world.






Are your ready to represent Optiv? We need your skills and experiences to drive corporate functions so we can grow together.

Associate’s Program


Just getting started, or starting over? Optiv’s Associates Program helps recent graduates, career changers and military veterans complete hands-on training and gain real-world cybersecurity experiences.