InfoSec Jobs – Security Operations Specialist

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Srikanth K

SYSTEL INC | Atlanta, GA

Phone:  678 250 9874

T: 888 8SYSTEL Ext:263


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Security Operations Specialist

Location: Foster City, CA

Duration: 6+ Months


Se. Operation Specialist – The Security Operations Specialist is a key member of the Information Security and Privacy team and works to ensure our SIEM and Vulnerability Scanning solutions are maintained and updated as appropriate. The candidate will assist with identifying and driving necessary configuration changes and enhancements. The role will work collaboratively with the Security Engineering teams to ensure these solutions are up to date and optimized.



Vulnerability Scanning

* Customize vulnerability scan reports as needed.

* Ensure that vulnerability scans are occurring at regular intervals.

* Ensure that vulnerability scans are updated regularly as new networks and sites are spun up.

* Regularly test solution upgrades in a test environment and follow change control to implement upgrades in production.

* Creating and tuning vulnerability scan groups and configurations.



* Install and configure new data / log collectors.

* Create new SIEM content and rules to help identify important security events.

* Work closely with our Security Operation Center to gather their requirements and build content that meets those requirement

* Regularly test solution upgrades in a test environment and follow change control to implement upgrades in production.



* Minimum 3-4 years of progressively responsible IT experience with at least 2 years of security/infrastructure protection experience.

* Familiar with general change management procedures and systems.

* Experience performing security operations tasks and working with Engineering teams to implement necessary changed

* Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to adapt information delivery based on the target audience.

* Ability to work in a fast paced, highly visible, changing environment.

* Proven ability at building working relationships with partners, peers, and senior Management.

* Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

* Ability to multitask and manage multiple topics and demands concurrently.

* Familiar with SIEM solutions like Splunk, ArcSight, LogRhythm, QRadar

* Familiar with vulnerability scanning solutions like Qualys, Foundstone, Nexpose

* Prior working experience in a pharmaceutical company is preferred.

* Highly organized, results-oriented and attentive to details.

* Self-motivated, proactive, independent and responsive – requires little supervisory attention.

* Excellent presentation, facilitation and diplomacy skills.

* Able to perform other duties as assigned.

* Ability to document technical changes (i.e. change control documents).

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