Emily Austin

Emily is a Senior Engineer at Mailchimp, where she leads the Defensive Security team. With a background in data science, she takes an analytical approach to blue teaming and uses statistical methods to guide abuse prevention and security efforts. Under her guidance, the team has developed data-driven procedures for monitoring and detection and continues to explore other innovative ways to defend Mailchimp. An avid runner and triathlete, you can find her on the trails when she’s not in front of a screen.