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Sr. Security Splunk Engineer

Job Summary 

Equifax is looking for a Sr.Security Splunk Engineer who can lead and  support Equifax’s comprehensive efforts to detect and respond to emergent cyber-threats

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.

The Perks of being an Equifax Employee?

 

  • We offer excellent compensation packages with market competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.

  • Grow at your own pace through online courses at Learning @ Equifax.

What You’ll Do: 

  • 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

  • Other related duties as assigned

What experience you’ll need:

  • B.S. Computer Science/Engineering or similar technical degree program or equivalent experience in cyber security

  • 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

  • 2+ years experience with logging mechanisms and log forwarding agents (syslog, rsyslog, syslog-ng, wineventlogs, etc.)

  • 1yr experience in scripting and coding experience (bash, PowerShell, python, etc.)

 

  What could set you apart:

  • Experience and knowledge of tools used for network security (DLP, NIPS, WAF, HIPS, AV, Firewalls, etc.)

  • Experience in in-depth evaluation of disparate data sources (trends and reporting)

  • Experience in use case development in support of security monitoring processes

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!

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.

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity employer, and qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, age, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, service in the Armed Forces, protected veteran status, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, citizenship status or any other status protected by law.

For US Applicants

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