Automation Engineer

API, Automation, COM, CSS, Code review, Cyber security, DHCP, DNS, DSL, Debugging, Documentation, Email, Engineering, Firewall, HTML, IT, JSON, JavaScript, KPI, Mathematics, Metrics, Networking, ProVision, Process engineering, Process improvement, Proxies, Python, QA, RESTful, Routers, SDLC, SOAP, SOP, SPL, Science, Scripting, Security, Security operations, Splunk, Subnetwork, System administration, System on a chip, VIA, VPN, Workflow, XML
Contract W2, 54 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Our Ashburn VA based client is looking for an Automation Engineer. If you are qualified for this position. Please email me your updated resume in word format to


Primary Responsibilities

  • Author, test, and maintain automation scripts/workflows within SOAR platform
  • Design, implement, and maintain efficient and reusable Python code
  • Review, debug, and resolve technical issues throughout all stages of SDLC
  • Integrate SOAR platform with other security tools and APIs to execute automated workflows
  • Coordinate with System Administrators, Engineers, and ISSOs to provision service accounts and/or grant required permissions
  • Assist with process development and process improvement for Security Operations to include creation/modification of SOPs, Playbooks, and Work instructions
  • Measure effectiveness of process improvement and automation efforts via metrics and KPIs


Basic Qualifications

  • Have expert proficiency with Python
  • Working knowledge of SOAP/REST APIs, JSON, HTML/CSS, Javascript, XML
  • Experience with SOAR platforms such as Swimlane, Phantom, Demisto, etc
  • Experience as a SOC Analyst and/or Incident Responder
  • Authored SOC SOPs, playbooks, work instructions and/or other process documents
  • Familiarity with Splunk Search Processing Language (SPL) and/or Elastic Domain Specific Language (DSL)
  • General networking knowledge to include operation of routers, firewalls, DNS, DHCP, subnetting, VPN and Web Proxies
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering Field, IT, or Cybersecurity, Math  or related field


Preferred Qualifications

Should have 2 years of experience serving as a SOC Analyst or Incident Responder

Dice Id : baseone
Position Id : 6957664
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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