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Security Automation Engineering Leader (SOAR/SIEM)

Security

Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds,  and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

What You’ll Do
  • Reporting to the Head of Detection and Response in Cyber Operations.
  • Work closely with security logging points of contacts from various BUs, globally
  • Envision and plan short and long term SIEM and automaton improvements
  • Drive creation and implementation of SIEM content (e.g. rules, alerts, dashboards, etc.)
  • Ensure better analytics via SIEM – improve signal-to-noise ratio in SIEM content
  • Scale SIEM globally while adhering to international regulatory requirements
  • Solve SIEM issues while working with engineering teams outside of detection response
  • Work closely with incident response, SOC, cyber intelligence teams daily
  • Improve data quality in SIEM while driving automation
  • Gather structured data for the purposes of metrics and reports
  • Help in planning and budgeting process
  • Actively attempt to enrich team value by sharing knowledge
  • Describe and document system functionality, problem areas, and feature gaps in new and existing analytical tools
  • Be available to fix and address security events of interest or incidents on as needed / on-call basis
  • Work with global security officers to client and regulatory audits as needed

What experience you need

  • 6+ years of experience with logging mechanisms and log forwarding agents (syslog, rsyslog, syslog-ng, wineventlogs, etc.)
  • 6+ Years of experience administering and implementing SIEM and automation tools such as Splunk, Devo, ArcSight, Phantom, Swimlane, etc.
  • 5+ years of experience in SOAR.
  • 6+ years of scripting and coding experience (bash, PowerShell, python, etc.)
  • 6+ years of experience and knowledge of tools used for network security (DLP, NIPS, WAF, HIPS, AV, Firewalls, etc.)
  • 5+ years of experience in operational security,
  • 2+ years of experience in one or more of the following areas- SIEM, EDR, analytics and/or automation
  • 4+ years of experience in in-depth evaluation of disparate data sources (trends and reporting)
  • 5+ years of experience in use case development in support of security monitoring processes

What could set you apart

  • B.S. Computer Science/Engineering or similar technical degree program Or equivalent experience in cyber security
  • Experience deploying or supporting enterprise logging infrastructure
  • Relevant security certifications a plus (such as: CISSP, GCIA, GCIH, GREM, CEH, others)
  • Superb analytical, documentation, and communication skills a requirement
  • Experience developing and proposing technical solutions for complex problems

We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today - we’re looking for you!

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

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