Technical Researcher



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Lisbon, Portugal
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024

Bitsight is a cyber risk management leader transforming how companies manage exposure, performance, and risk for themselves and their third parties. Companies rely on Bitsight to prioritize their cybersecurity investments, build greater trust within their ecosystem, and reduce their chances of financial loss.
Built on over a decade of technological innovation, its integrated solutions deliver value across enterprise security performance, digital supply chains, cyber insurance, and data analysis.

  • We invented the cyber ratings industry in 2011
  • Over 3000 customers trust Bitsight
  • Over 750 teammates are dispersed throughout Boston, Raleigh, New York, Lisbon, Singapore, Argentina, and remote

Bitsight is a fast growing SaaS startup that has already established itself as the standard in the security ratings market. Bitsight Security Ratings help companies manage the information security risk associated with their vendors, and insurers understand the full extent of the risk they are assuming when underwriting cyber insurance policies. Our easy to understand ratings are integrated into processes at organizations ranging from the Fortune 100 to state universities.


As a Technical Researcher, you will work with a team in an exciting, agile environment to not only build organizational profiles but also identify how companies represent themselves online. We are looking for candidates who are focused, inquisitive, and can drive tasks to completion. The dynamic nature of the position requires a strong sense of collaboration and work ethic.

You and other team members will report to a Technical Research Manager and will be responsible for the collection, organization, and quality of information gathered from the many different data sources. You will utilize custom-built tools and general internet knowledge to build organizational profiles on companies across the globe. You will also have the opportunity to work closely with engineers, sales managers, and data scientists. The research you provide on business hierarchies, relationships, structure, and internet presence will have a direct impact on customer-facing material.


  • Identifying the organization’s Internet presence

  • Capturing parent/child relationships within an organization

  • Provide high-quality data with minimal false positives

  • Effectively and efficiently communicate research findings

  • Collaborate actively and engage with Technical Research work and other Bitsight team members


  • Top-notch English communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Tech-savvy

  • Detail-oriented, analytical, and adaptable

  • Strong sense of team collaboration

  • Take tasks and projects to completion, with a sense of ownership

  • Nice to Have: Know-how of SQL, python, and other computer languages; customer-facing skills

Desired qualifications:

  • Fluent in English (English level > B2)

  • 0 - 2 years of research experience or in other related fields

  • Customer-centric approach: We are looking for someone who cares about the customer and wants to find creative ways to help them reach their goals.

Diversity. Bitsight is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.

Culture. We put our people first. Bitsight offers best in class benefits. We devote the same energy to nurturing our company's inclusive culture as we apply to serving our customers' needs. Working at Bitsight will give you the opportunity to fulfill your professional goals and expand your skills.

Open-minded. If you got to this point, we hope you’re feeling excited about the job description you just read. Even if you don’t feel that you meet every single requirement, we still encourage you to apply. We’re eager to meet people that believe in Bitsight’s mission and can contribute to our team in a variety of ways.

Additional Information for United States of America Applicants:

Bitsight also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities or based on a sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with applicable law.

This position may be considered a promotional opportunity pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.

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