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Optiv Security Principal Consultant - SIEM/UEBA | Remote, USA - 0132670d-20d6-4678-869b-24622b7c76d1 in Overland Park, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11654687 At Optiv, we're on a mission to help our clients make their businesses more secure. We're one of the fastest growing companies in a truly essential industry.


In your role at Optiv, you'll be inspired by a team of the brightest business and technical minds in cybersecurity. We are passionate champions for our clients, and know from experience that the best solutions for our clients' needs come from working hard together. As part of our team, your voice matters, and you will do important work that has impact, on people, businesses and nations. Our industry and our company move fast, and you can be sure that you will always have room to learn and grow. We're proud of our team and the important work we do to build confidence for a more connected world.


Who are we looking for:


The Technical Manager is the technical lead on large, complex deals, delivering high-end services, improving our industry reputation, and up-leveling consultants, deliverables, and services. This individual will drive the technical relationship with our customers and partners by providing advanced architecture, implementation and operational support.


How you will make an impact :


+ Support team growth


+ Provide thought leadership, through participation in industry groups, delivering talks, writing technical and industry specific blogs, vulnerability research, industry PR interviews, and/or contributing to security publications


+ Track and monitor current happenings within the security industry relative to the SIEM/UEBA space.


+ Contribute to internal team building, knowledge transfer, and training activities within the Architecture & Engineering consulting team.


+ Improve methodologies, tooling, reporting and other processes to enhance inter- and intra-team efficiency, assist in the development and roll-out of new strategic consulting methods and tools.


+ Work across CDAS to improve outcomes for customers by increasing cross-business offerings and services


+ Work with customers to help them articulate and document their business requirements/use cases and understand how those requirements translate into meaningful outcomes, melding high-quality consulting services and industry-leading technical knowledge.


+ Assist with development consulting engagement plans/roadmaps for customers, which will enable them to execute upon strategies.


+ Rationalize different security solutions against requirements, risk, and constraints.


+ Provide oversight on engagements (pending number of engagements where assigned as primary consultant).


+ Responsible for 2-6 projects simultaneously (including leadership and knowledge of project and client details).


+ Able to deliver and lead other consultants in complex projects.


+ Facilitate workshops and assessments in front of large audiences based on experience and knowledge in specific technologies/practices.


Qualifications for Success :


+ 10+ years of related work experience (Bachelor's degree preferred but not required)


+ 8+ years of technical architecture experience with one or more SIEM and UEBA platforms (e.g. Sentinel, Splunk, Elastic, Exabeam, Securonix, QRadar, LogRhythm, etc)


+ Highly experienced with multiple security concepts and methods.


+ Understands the Services business, and the impact that decisions have to an organization


+ Expert knowledge around networking (TCP/IP, OSI model), operating system fundamentals (Windows, Linux), and security technologies (endpoint security, DLP, firewalls, IDS/IPS, etc.)


+ Strong understan ding and experience working with application programming/scripting languages (Python, JSON, Java, C#, etc), as well as Regular Expressions.


+ Experience with cloud-based service architecture


+ Strong understanding of regulatory requirements and compliance issues affecting clients related to privacy and data protection, such as PCI DSS, GLBA, GDPR, etc.


+ Strong understanding of various security frameworks and/or methodologies (e.g. MITRE ATT&CK, NIST, etc)


+ Experience with the following technologies is highly desirable: Hadoop, Apache NiFi, Apache Kafka, Tableau, StreamSets, Salt, Elastic Stack (Logstash, Elasticsearch, Kibana)


+ Willingness to travel to meet client needs (40-50%)


+ Valid driver's license in the US and a valid passport required


+ Experience representing technical viewpoints to diverse audiences and in making timely and prudent technical risk decisions.


+ Strong written and presentational skills; ability to clearly communicate complex messages to a variety of audiences


+ Experience with enterprise architecture and working as part of a cross-functional team to implement solutions.


+ Strong interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work in a team environment


+ Ability to work independently with minimal direction; self-starter/self-motivated


+ Technical writing experience


+ Possess high standard of integrity and confidential

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