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SIEM Engineer - Information Protection Senior Advisor

Company: Cigna
Location: Hartford
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

This job is available in 5 locations Category Technology Posted Date: 02/18/2021 Job Id 21002251This position is best suited for an experienced SIEM engineer with a proven understanding of enterprise security. The successful candidate will possess deep technical knowledge on a number of security technologies; have a solid understanding of information security and networking, and extensive experience interacting with customers. The SIEM Engineer is responsible for delivery of client specific SIEM management solutions. The SIEM Engineer serves as an escalation point for critical and complex client issues, performs configuration and testing of products, assists with developing and documenting work processes and trains other members of the team. The primary focus for this role is to act as a Subject Matter Expert for SIEM and UEBA technology and be able to configure, manage, operate and administrate the platforms.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesEnrolling log sources, administration, content development and working with SIEM customers/stakeholders across the globeBuild new capabilities and installation of new applications from the app exchange to extend functionalityMonitor the impact of deploying new content to the health and performance of the SIEMCreation and improvement of security policies, processes and procedures and other SIEM related documentationLead logging enrollments from multi-tier applications into the enterprise logging platformsModify existing parsers, as well as implement and test custom parsers and log source extensions in order to capture and correlate events from non-standard log sourcesEvaluate deployment to identify flaws and key areas for improvement in effort to maintain an optimal SIEM operating environmentComprehend error logs and act as escalation point for underlying event collection and correlation componentsCore Competencies DesiredSeveral years security engineering experience in mid-sized to large organizations, with emphasis on security operations, incident management, intrusion detection, firewall deployment and security event analysis.A few years with SIEM and UEBA technologies such as Qradar and SplunkInvestigates, interprets, and responds to technical and/or complex IT security data.Understanding of regular expressions (Regex) and Python scriptingDemonstrated ability to work with matrixed resources in a team environment.Must have excellent oral and written communication skillsAbility to ensure activities are in alignment with the business objectives and risk management frameworkStrong technical skills, which may include experience with Linux and Window operating systems and scripting languages like Python.Ability to anticipate, recognize, and resolve technical (hardware, software, application or operational) problems.Working knowledge of Linux, LDAP, TCP/IP networking stack, and regular expressionsSome SANS Training completedExperience with Linux or CentOSKnowledge in the following areas is a plus: Perl and shell scripting, Docker, ELK, HadoopAbility to isolate problems between hardware and software and provide information to appropriate development team(s)Highly developed, process-oriented skills for troubleshooting, problem solving, and problem resolutionSuperior written and verbal communication skills are a mustMust be able to work in a fast-paced technical environment and sophisticated cyber-security products with frequent product releases and updatesQualificationsBachelors degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, several years of solid, diverse work experience in IT, or the equivalent in education and work experience.One or more of the following certifications is preferred: CISSP, CCNA Security +, AWS Security, CCNP Security, CCIE, CCSP, CCIE, CCA, ITILThis position is not eligible to be performed in Colorado.About CignaCigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.When you work with Cigna, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives while working together to make the world a healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@ for support. Do not email SeeYourself@ for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.About CignaEmployment with Cigna, including employment within the LDP program, is at-will; that is, it is not for a specified period of time and can be terminated at any time for any reason, with or without cause or notice, by me or by Cigna. LDP programs, policies and processes may be changed by Cigna at any time.SDL2017

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