Splunk Engineer

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Engineering



POSITION OVERVIEW

The ideal candidate will have in-depth experience conducting security assessments of customer networks; validate and exploit security related findings. Will be able to clearly communicate vulnerability details and risk to customers, both verbally and in writing. Will be able to independently apply testing methods against a wide variety of targets including: Web Applications, databases, wireless networks, conducting social engineering attacks against customer user base, SCADA/ICS, routing infrastructure, VPN, Cloud, and more.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS):

  • Knowledgeable and experience with scripting languages (javascript, batch and bash)
  • Knowledgeable with programming languages such as python
  • Intermediate to senior experience with web application development
  • Intermediate to senior experience with web application penetration testing
  • Experience with Cross Site Scripting and SQL Injection (OWASP Top 10 Vulnerabilities and Attacks)
  • Intermediate experience with network penetration testing
  • Experience writing penetration testing reports.
  • Basic foundational knowledge of TCP/IP networking
  • Understanding of Microsoft Windows Active Directory
  • Experience with vulnerability management
  • Experience with Database management and performing offensive security on databases in order to
  • find vulnerabilities that need to be remediated.
  • Will be a bonus to have experience with testing Access Control Lists and Firewall configuration testing
  • Experience with External and Internal penetration testing
  • Knowledgeable with Social Engineering
  • JOB REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong Linux background
  •  scripting knowledge (bash/python)
  • Experience in large scale, multisite clustered environments
  • Thorough understanding of Splunk peering
  • Experience onboarding various network and security devices into Splunk
  • Working knowledge of syslogNG and other logging concepts
  • Understanding of REGEX
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of Splunk SPL as well as dashboard/visualization creation and modification
  • Ability to multitask and see problems through to resolution with minimum supervision
  • Superior communication skills
  • Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Security or related field
  • Experience:

  • 8+ years of IT experience
  • 5+ years of direct experience with area of expertise
  • 3 years in IT infrastructure, networking, architecture, administration, or security
  • 2+ years administering Splunk in an Enterprise Level Environment (app administration, performance monitoring, troubleshooting)
  • Training Requirements
  • Splunk Power User
  • Splunk Administrator
  • Xator Corporation provides equal opportunity to all applicants for employment as required by and/or consistent with applicable country law and company policy. Consistent with the foregoing, Xator Corporation provides qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veterans’ status, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status(s) protected by law. In the United States, Xator Corporation ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

    Equal Opportunity Statement
    Xator Corporation, and its Subsidiaries, provides equal opportunity to all applicants for employment as required by and/or consistent with applicable country law and company policy. Consistent with the foregoing, Xator Corporation provides qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veterans’ status, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status(s) protected by law. In the United States, Xator Corporation ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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