What you’ll be doing...

As a Senior Splunk Security Consultant, you will be a Manila-based team member of the Professional Services (Cyber Defense) practice and participate in the delivery of Advanced Security Operation Center (ASOC) and SIEM projects to our clients.

Primary responsibilities associated with the position include:

  • Developing and maintaining security use cases for incident response management relating to clients’ IT environment.
  • Working with a team of cyber security professionals to leverage full utility of Splunk technology to monitor cyber security, protect IT infrastructure, and enable rapid containment and resolution to IT security incidents.
  • Work with the biggest clients, delivering consulting on the best-in-class security solutions and technologies.
  • For small and medium projects, lead the technical design, build and testing of solutions.
  • For large projects, work as part of the technical delivery team supporting design, build and delivery activities.
  • Be prepared to take ownership of your projects and their delivery.
  • Be comfortable working within cross-functional teams which typically include sales, project management, managed services and external 3rd parties.
  • Maintain day to day records of project work to allow accurate billing and reporting of consultancy time.
  • Work on problems of complex scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors.
  • Exercise judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
  • Identify gaps in the security architecture, and develop recommendations for long and short term roadmap for corrections.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with data analysis, logging solutions, and system/network monitoring.
  • Knowledge of Splunk architecture and its components and experience working with Splunk Enterprise Security.
  • Experience in developing Splunk security correlation searches aligning to industries best practices.
  • Experience in designing, implementing, and optimizing applications (Enterprise Security), queries, knowledge objects, and data models.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Security Operations Centers, Incident Response, and Architecture/systems engineering.
  • Knowledge of security operations, cyber security tools, intrusion detection, and secured networks to integrate with the SIEM platform.
  • Ability to serve as a subject matters expert regarding seeking new log sources to ensure log configurations required on these log sources are appropriate for any given cyber security use case.
  • Knowledge of how an advanced SOC will consume Cyber Security Use Cases and how they relate to the log sources that are being ingested.
  • Ability to validate that a log has been ingested correctly within Splunk and can be used by the aSOC when referring to current and future Cyber Security Use Cases.
  • Ability to thrive in an ambiguous, dynamic environment.
  • A strong attention to detail.
  • Strong technical knowledge of security infrastructure including security firewalls, data loss prevention, encryption, and end point protection appliances.
  • Knowledge of current security threats and vulnerabilities, how to detect and mitigate them, ability to understand their possible consequences on the customer’s environment, and provide advisory to customers.
  • Ability to design, implement, optimize, and sustain data feeds, system-to-system integration, and REST application interfaces to Splunk.
  • Ability to understand, interpret, and develop content for SIEM products to meet customer requirements.
  • One or more current Splunk Certifications mentioned below:
    • Splunk Architect or Architect II
    • Splunk Certified Administrator
    • Splunk Certified Sales Engineer or higher

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.