Sr Security Engineer - SIEM

$140,000 - $160,000

Full Time

  • No Travel Required


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Job Description

Sr Security Engineer Blue Team/SIEM 
Location: Remote
Type: Remote


  • Collaborate with software architects, security defenders, Operations, SRE, compliance experts, and business leaders to understand the logical boundaries of the systems and access control mechanisms. You will take inventory and define access management policies with other parts of the larger security team and write procedures around them.
  • You will periodically re-evaluate access hierarchies as the underlying architecture and systems change.
  • You will be responsible for setup of and integration with authentication systems (e.g. SSO) and other third-party subscriptions and maintain an inventory of access credentials and API keys.
  • You will manage the configurations for access (including remote) to systems in auditable manner and automate most of the repetitive tasks.
  • You will also define the mechanisms to provide identity to each system and work with other engineers and operations personnel to implement the mechanisms such that monitoring systems can be automated.
  • You will be an important part of the overall Incident Response task force and will work with other security teams as well as Operations, SRE, and Engineering teams on it.
  • Demonstrate technical leadership in multiple domain areas, providing mentorship to other team members.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent with 4+ years of security operations experience.
  • Experience with Threat Hunt and Monitor
  • Experience with SIEM, Log analysis, monitor
  • Experience configuring access and session management for SSH, Web Servers, and popular open-source projects (especially from CNCF).
  • Experience with access management on Google, Google Cloud, AWS, Microsoft Azure, Github, GitLab, etc.
  • Experience with right-sizing the permissions for users and applications.
  • Hands on experience with computer programming languages and/or scripting languages such as Python, Java, Shell for automation.
  • Good understanding of authentication systems, VPN, MFA, SSO etc.
  • Good understanding of complexities and security challenges in large-scale distributed systems.
  • Working knowledge of Cloud orchestration systems such as Kubernetes, Openstack etc.
  • Self-motivated and willing to delve into new areas and take on new challenges in an enthusiastic manner.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, team building, and mentoring skills.