Added May 18, 2021 SIEM Engineer (22475) Springfield, IL | Full-time Apply

Job Description

LRS Consulting Services is looking for a Security SIEM Engineer for a remote contract opportunity. This is a high-profile position that will allow your skills to shine! LRS has over 25 years of consulting experience providing a variety of technology consulting to our customers alone and in partnership with others.

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering IT excellence for over three decades. Our reputation for quality, flexibility, and strong relationships with our clients keeps them turning to us to meet their IT consulting needs. Our contacts, combined with
your technical expertise, equals career possibilities for you. So let’s get to work!

The Enterprise Information Security team is looking for a QRadar SIEM Engineer who will support the deployment, architecture, management, and maintenance of the QRadar SIEM platform.

Create new use cases to detect suspicious activity and indicators of compromise
Optimize and tune existing correlation rules and alerts to reduce false positives
Optimize & Integrate intelligence feeds into QRadar
Enhance proactive monitoring by creating custom alerts, reports, and dashboards
Create and maintain process and monitoring documentation
Onboard and validate sources of security log data into the QRadar SIEM platform

Required Experience, Education, and Skills:

- Hands-on experience with QRadar SIEM use case creation and tuning.
- Must have experience in a security monitoring/incident handling position.
- Clear and concise written and oral English, including the ability to create technical and procedural documentation.
- Strong communication skills and ability to engage with customers to understand their requirements.
- Capability to effectively multi-task, prioritize work, and handle competing interests.
- TCP/IP networking skills to perform packet and log analysis.
- Experience with multiple attack vectors such as Malware, Trojans, Exploit Kits, Ransomware and Phishing techniques.
- UNIX/Linux command line experience.

Preferred Skills:
- Linux, Perl, Python scripting.
- SANS or other Security industry certifications such as GIAC, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, GREM, GPEN or OSCP.

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on
race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.