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What you’ll be doing...

We are currently looking for a self-motivated, Senior Cyber Security to be part of our Professional Services team who is interested in the challenges of IT Security, with a particular focus on the Cyber Defense domin, to join our team in Tokyo. You will have excellent technical ability, ideally coming from a Fortune 500 company and have solid experience in a consulting services or operational role including client-facing experience.

  • Provide Splunk knowledge and experience – Build Use Case and Dashboards, onboarding log sources.
  • Incident management, security strategy, proactive services that help with prepare, recognize, and respond in anticipation to a specific attack or known attack patterns.
  • Acting as expert consultant in review of SIEM design documents, creating implementation/migration plans, based on defined business requirements.
  • Developing client relationships through strong technical and communication skills.
  • Consulting and working in depth with network and security architects regarding network and security technology and service decisions.
  • Complying with corporate risk management procedures.
  • Working to agreed budgets and timeframes, ability to work on and manage multiple project deliverables at one time.
  • Performing implementation and security testing activities in accordance with client maintenance/change windows.
  • Able to perform hands on activities when needed.
  • Working within a team of consultants and work to and meet customers’ business objectives.

Where you'll be working…

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

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 in implementing SIEM solutions.
  • SIEM Systems - knowledge with main industry vendor (e.g SPLUNK, QRADAR), courses and certifications
  • Experience with and understanding of ITIL processes.
  • Knowledge of the range of standards, guidelines, policies, and best practices affecting deployment of IT security technology and services.
  • Knowledge and understanding of security framework and standards like ASD, NIST, ISO 27000
  • Knowledge of common types of network attacks, malware and infection vectors.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% of the time.
  • Fluency inEnglish.
  • Fluency in Japanese.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Industry certification such as CCIE, CCNA, CISSP, CCSE, MCSE.
  • SANS or other Security certifications, such as GCIA, GCIH, GREM, GPEN, CEH
  • Ability to collect and analyze requirements in order to develop compliant end-to-end technical solutions, processes and procedures and to lead a team of technical engineers to implement the solutions.

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.