Verizon Senior SIEM Consultant – Splunk in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

What you’ll be doing...

As Senior Security Consultant, you will deliver consulting project activities, ranging from client identification through final invoicing through medium to long term engagements requiring varied interpersonal and technical skills. Your technical responsibilities include problem identification, system architecture definition, hardware/software specification and/or design, implementation, testing, client training, and solution deployment. Performance is evaluated based on billable hours and contractual deliverables. Viewed by customers as a subject matter expert (SME), your performance is measured by delivery of agreed solutions within budgeted hours. Works on problems of complex scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.

  • Identify, assess and upgrade customer information technology infrastructure regarding risks and vulnerabilities.

  • Document (textual and graphical as appropriate), communicate, recommend and take appropriate action to resolve, risks and issues associated with security vulnerabilities across the Customer IT Environment.

  • Install, implement, and configure Splunk Cloud.

  • Develop operation document for SOC operation based on Splunk technologies.

  • Work independently as an individual contributor and as part of a team.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in information security or computer science or cyber security or information technology.

  • 10 or more years of technical experience, including at least 5 years in security services.

  • 2 or more years of hands-on experience in the following technology:

  • Splunk

  • Previous consulting experience within a Professional Services organization.

  • Industry certification such as CISSP or CCSE or SANS and/or other Security certifications, such as GCIA or GCIH or GREM or GPEN or CEH.

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and be capable to:

  • To read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals.

  • Document procedures that conform to a prescribed style and format.

  • Present information to management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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