Senior Security Tools Engineer in Middletown, NJ at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/25/2019
  • Job ID:
    4677514

Job Description


Sr. Security Tools Engineer
Location: Middletown, NJ or Dallas, TX


Position Description: Critical resource required to maintain enhancing efforts for our client CSO Storm platform and threat analytics program in conjunction with data sources from our clients partner and growing list of partner companies and organizations. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Technical innovation – Data collection and integration. This position will be responsible for data collection for feeds to the threat analytics platforms. This will include creating proof of concept functionality to ingest, parse and create events and alarms on security threat data. This data will include security events for the enterprise, public and private cloud environments and our clients partner companies/organizations. This innovation will utilize expertise with security threat data. The resulting alarms will be used to generate threat investigations by tiered security analysts. Security data management – understanding, coordinating, indexing, parsing, processing and generating security data from threat analytics platform sources. Data management responsibilities will include prioritizing data sets, creating a catalog of sources for cross referencing of data fields, correlating data to known threat intelligence as well as generating threat intelligence for analytics. Troubleshooting - Attention to detail for known and unknown issues. Responsibility will include some time spent diagnosing issues and acting in an active manner to respond to system troubles.

Required Skills:

Agile software life cycle, open source analytics tools, security domain knowledge, Java, Python, Hadoop, excellent communications

Desired Skills: Splunk, Linux, Apache Flink/Nifi, Hadoop, CI/CD tools, SIEM tools, Oracle, web/UI development