Security Engineer

  • location: Charlotte, NC
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $47.50 - $53.44 per hour
easy apply

job description

Security Engineer

job summary:
Develops specifications for extremely complex computer network security/protection technologies for company information and network systems/applications. Develops security solutions for the company's networks and virtual private networks, application systems, key public infrastructures, authentication and directory services to ensure the security of the network and confidential data. Identifies emergent vulnerabilities, evaluates associated risks and threats, and designs network vulnerability scans to identify security vulnerabilities and provides remediation alternatives to the customer. Serves as technical lead responsible for specific areas of computer security incident response activities to include intrusion detection monitoring, scanning, cyber threat reporting, and development/implementation of vulnerability mitigation strategies.

Locations: Charlotte, NC/Minneapolis, MN/Chandler, AZ

location: Charlotte, North Carolina
job type: Contract
salary: $47.50 - 53.44 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
Leads security risk assessments to ensure compliance with corporate security policies and adherence to best practices. Leads the evaluation of vendor proposals, new and existing security designs, and emerging security technologies and systems. Serves as a high level technical security resource on large-scale network and/or systems/applications issues. May direct or serve as a mentor to less experienced staff.

7+ years of experience in security applications and systems.

Must be a Splunk expert with strong information security experience and have mastered the art of working with regular expressions to effectively extract key tokens of data into meaningful fields.

Need an Engineer familiar with Splunk. Would also like someone who has cyber security experience.

For Splunk, someone with 5-10 years of Splunk experience, including: Familiarity with the configuration file options that are not available through the GUI. A sophisticated understanding of Splunk "Search" language. A deep understanding of Splunk Dashboards, Reports, Lookup Tables, and Summary Indexes. Knowledge of how to customize Dashboards via the XML source. Awareness of the Common Information Model and how to apply it directly and indirectly to data feeds. Expert-level capabilities with regular expression. Experience with Splunk Apps (both using and making). Intermediate to Expert -level capability with the Python Scripting Language.

skills: Awareness of how to handle null data and its impact on statistical analysis

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

easy apply

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up

related jobs


  • location: Charlotte, NC
  • job type: Contract
  • salary: $30 - $42 per hour
  • date posted: 11/12/2018