Security Engineer

What you’ll do

  • Configure and implement facilities for the ingestion and monitoring of information security logs including logs related to AWS API usage, server and container-based audit logging, database access logs, and application security logging.
  • Develop and deploy AWS-based infrastructure using Terraform configurations and standard source code management tooling.
  • Perform incident response as part of the greater Security team. Incorporate lessons learned from incident investigations into monitoring and alerting capabilities.
  • Work closely with teammates to effectively test, tune, and deploy security technologies that are scalable and enhance detection and response.
  • Develop effective and efficient internal security procedures and documentation (i.e. runbooks), used for day-to-day security operations.
  • Research and understand emerging information security threats, vulnerabilities, and their countermeasures.

What we look for

  • Experience configuring and monitoring SIEM software and log collection facilities. Extra points for Elastic SIEM experience!
  • Experience developing, configuring, and securing AWS cloud services.
  • Software development experience, using Python.
  • Hands-on experience running container-based infrastructure.
  • Experience developing and deploying cloud services using Terraform.
  • Database experience including administration and monitoring preferred.
  • Basic understanding of Developer Best Practices using source code version control encouraged (e.g. GitHub etc)
  • Foundational knowledge of and passion for Cyber Security concepts
  • BS degree in related field or equivalent experience. MS degree in a related field or equivalent experience is a plus