Professional Services SIEM Engineer

Are you an agile security investigator? Do you know the ins and outs of a SIEM solution? Is the movie Hackers your all-time favourite?

Secure Sense is on the hiring hunt for a Professional Services SIEM Engineer who lives and breathes SIEM. This experienced candidate should have knowledge and passion the installation, configuration, overall delivery and support for the SIEM solution managed by our 24×7 SOC in Burlington, ON.

The Secure Sense work environment and corporate culture is a collaborative space that embraces continual learning and self-motivated excellence while realizing that the most inspiring places to work are those that include an element of fun (yes, ping pong breaks are permitted here).

I’m in. What should I expect?

The Professional Services SIEM Engineer is someone with robust leadership, technical, and communication skills. We’re looking for someone who can get the job done while working in a fast-paced environment, where customer needs are top priority. 

This candidate will also:

  • Work with clients to understand their environment and threat model to effectively deploy and manage SIEM solutions
  • Develop and implement use cases and correlation rules based on best practices and client requirements
  • Test and tune SIEM components, rules, alerts etc.
  • Provide feedback, direction, and recommendations to clients to improve their security posture
  • Develop internal documentation (playbooks & processes) for SOC analysts based on correlation rules
  • Troubleshooting and escalation to vendor support for client deployment issues
  • Integrate third-party tools with SIEM deployments using out-of-the-box or custom integrations (scripting/API)
  • Work with SOC team as an escalation point for security investigations, client requests, and troubleshooting

You’re the missing piece of the puzzle if you possess:

  • Post-secondary degree in Information Security, Computer Engineering, or related
  • 5+ years IT Security experience
  • Strong experience with an understanding of Linux and Windows systems in an administration and security context
  • Hands-on experience with SIEM products (LogRhythm, ArcSight, QRadar)
  • Hands-on experience with other security products (firewalls, IPS/IDS, Anti-virus/EDR, vulnerability scanners, etc.)
  • Familiarity with one or more scripting languages (Bash, Powershell, Ruby, Python, etc.)
  • Experience working directly with clients, engaging with technical teams, project management and upper management
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills

Who is Secure Sense?

Secure Sense is a high performing, highly motivated group of like-minded IT folks. We are driven by our goal of becoming Canada’s most trusted cybersecurity provider and protecting our customer’s is what motivates us daily. Led by expertise, our technical and sales teams specialize in providing leading-edge security, infrastructure, cloud solutions, and product implementation. Through offering a range of services including managed, professional and risk advisory services, training and product reselling we proudly offer optimal custom solutions that always optimize return on investment. Our unique best-of-breed approach and innovative protection practices have made us a trusted advisor to Canada’s largest enterprises.

Do you share our passion for IT?

Secure Sense welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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