Sr. Cybersecurity Engineer / Architect

at Experis
Location Pittsburgh, PA
Date Posted November 14, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Contract to Hire

Description

URGENT NEED - Sr. Cybersecurity Engineer / Architect - Contract to Perm role

Location options: Pittsburgh PA & Palo Alto, CA (preferred); NYC & Florham Park NJ - also option for qualified candidates
Duration: 6 months contract to permanent

The successful candidate will be part of a high performance Cyber Security Analytics/Threat Detection team within the Information Security Division of our Client.

The Threat Detection Team develops and maintains the signals, tools, and infrastructure required to perform deep analysis of threats on our corporate environment.
Looking for a senior level Cybersecurity person with public cloud engineering background (Azure or AWS or Google Cloud experience). Must have experience with use cases, cybersecurity security (threat detection preferred), cloud and Splunk (or similar tool) is required.

This role will be responsible for identifying and constantly evolving techniques to match sophisticated attacks. As part of this team, you will be building advanced and novel detection mechanisms for attacker techniques tactics and procedures, developing systems to automate remediation, conducting threat hunting, and performing network and systems forensics, as well as malware and indicator analysis. Other daily responsibilities include:
* Responsible for understanding the Cyber Security Threat Landscape and applying innovative solutions to address threats using analytics
* Responsible for identifying Treat Detection Use cases in modern workload ecosystem and implementing the techniques to surface these threats
* Build analytics that can be applied to the discovery and tracking of advanced adversaries
* Assess N-Cloud Data Center Architecture (traditional, hybrid and public cloud) for Security Attack Surface , identify the data sources , logs and events necessary to analyze insider and outsider threats
* Look for innovation and creativity in technology design
* Deliver quality code within controlled environments using formal release management and continuous integration structures
* Keep up to date with current trends, tactics, and vulnerabilities in the security space
* Demonstrates knowledge of financial services and security domain
* Adapt to a large and diverse program portfolio across multiple locations with a range of integration and analytics technologies

Qualifications:
* Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required
* Cybersecurity experience is required; threat detection experience preferred
* Hands on experience of working in any one of the Public Cloud - Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
* Expert level skills in Splunk CIMs, Searches, Data Models
* Demonstrated experience in out of the box thinking and implementation of innovative threat detection techniques using Splunk and/or other platforms
* Experience in working with cross functional teams to collaborate and socialize threat detection techniques and results
* Solid understanding of MITRE and/or similar threat frameworks

Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)