Make adifference and protect what matters! The Global Security Organization atExperian exists to preserve the privacy andintegrity of the private information of our families, friends, and citizens ofour nation-
as well as those abroad. We’re looking for an experiencedpassionate cyber security professional knowledgeable about cyber threats, securitycontrols, thoroughly proficient in Splunk, and able to master new technologiesat the speed of business.
An idealcandidate will have demonstrated technical information security mastery andproficiency within personal and business skills.
You’ll be a seniorsubject matter on an engineering team to develop SIEM content, manage securitypolicies on various security controls and lead projects as assigned.
Onany given day you may interact with junior engineers, auditors, internalbusiness units, security analysts and corporate executives-
so strongcommunication and interpersonal skills are required.
MajorResponsibilities include :
CONTENT DEVELOPMENT : Develop new andmaintain existing Splunk knowledge objects (Saved searches, reports,dashboards, data models, event types, field aliases, field extractions, macros,lookups, tags) to alert on potentially malicious activity or fulfillcompliance / policy requirements.
TOOLS AND INTEGRATIONS : Perform coding anddevelopment as required to augment default SIEM functionality andfacilitate the intercommunications of various security controls.
Supportsecurity and analytic tools used by the global security operations center
DATA AND CONTROL GOVERNANCE : Ensure critical datafeeds and hosts are sending data. Be accountable to identify outages thatimpact detection and analytics.
Become intimately familiar with thestandards, controls, tools and content used by the GSOC and demonstratecompliance at internal and external audits
PROJECT FULFILLMENT : Fulfill the deliverables asassigned to the security engineering team to comply with enterprise securityinitiatives
TEAM REPRESENTATION : Represent the engineering teamin responding to potential security incidents, proactive threat mitigation,compliance, integrating emerging technologies, developing new securitysolutions, and fulfilling enterprise project assignments
LEADERSHIP : Provide mentoring and knowledge sharing withother team members. As a senior engineer, help ensure team is executingagainst the priorities as set by management.
DOCUMENTATION : Develop processes and procedures to standardizeoperations of the engineering team.
8+ years in information technology experience- 5+ years ininformation security
Proficient with Splunk Processing Language (SPL) highly desired
Knowledge of programming / scripting fundamentals- includingregex and Python
Demonstrated competency with information securityfundamentals and technical concepts- including networking and various cyberattacks
Conversational knowledge of IT fundamentals and systemsincluding : Windows, UNIX, firewalls, networking, databases,development
Understanding of the capabilities, limitations and typesof various security controls in a corporate environment
Exceptional problem solving capabilities and analyticalskills
Effective interpersonal communication skills includingverbal, written (email) and presentation (Powerpoint)
Excellent project management and organizational skills
Ability to excel in a team, as an individual, in a fast-paceddeadline driven organization
Passion for excellence and attention to detail
B.S. in computer sciences or related field
SANS, ISC2 certifications, and Master’s degrees are obviouslyconsidered a plus.