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Cyber Threat Fusion Center Engineer - 64179BR

Primary Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford, MA-Boston
Office Location: Woonsocket, RI
As a Sr. Security Engineer working at the Cyber Threat Fusion Center, you will be responsible for the identification and tracking of potential security incidents across the entire enterprise. The Sr. Security Engineer is essential, as you are part of the first line of defense for CVS Health’s Information Security. The Sr. Security Engineer is responsible for monitoring and responding to security event alerts by performing log analysis investigations.

Fundamental Components:
Additional responsibilities of the Sr Security Engineer may include:
  • Performing inbound security event analysis in an industry-leading SIEM to investigate and respond to security incidents, as well as to identify tuning, use case, automation, process improvement, and content development opportunities
  • Identifying cyber security processes that can be improved through automation, and then working collaboratively with network security, engineering, product & infrastructure teams to build automated tasks for security appliances via API calls that leads to practical process improvements and improves overall security effectiveness
  • Developing vetting utilities for third party intelligence, and creating intelligence enrichment automation for a SIEM or SOAR/scripting platform
  • Handle cloud-based security incidents from identification through containment, eradication, recovery, and reporting
  • Researching new security technologies and their applications to SIEM, SOAR, and cloud environments
  • Creating thorough Use Case, Playbook, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and training documentation
  • Mentor and teach junior and mid-level analysts

Background Experience:
Required Qualifications
  • 5+ years of IT experience
  • 3+ years of Cyber Security experience
  • 1+ years of experience and knowledge of three or more of the following security-related technologies in a professional or academic setting: Intrusion Prevention Systems, Security Automation Orchestration, Cloud Security, SIEM, EUBA, Web Proxies, Firewalls, Web application scanners, Sandboxes, Scripting, Vulnerability Scanners, Malware Research Tools or Forensics Tools

Preferred Qualifications
  • Prior SOC or Cyber Security Analyst experience in a SIEM oriented team
  • Knowledge of cloud computing and cloud technologies
  • Scripting or development experience, with a strong understanding of Python and PEP 8 standards.
  • Possess the ability to take the lead on investigative analysis and incident research
  • One or more certifications, including but not limited to Network+, Security+, CySA+, CCSP, CCSK, GCIH, GCIA, GCFE, GREM, GCFA, GSEC, CEH, CISSP, SplunkES Admin, AWS, Microsoft Azure Security Engineer or equivalent.
  • Strong understanding of networking concepts & protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, DNS, DHCP, HTTP, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of operating system architecture (Windows, UNIX, Linux)

Additional Job Information:
A successful Sr. Security Engineer candidate will have a career focus in one or more of these 3 key areas:
  • SOAR - Security Orchestration Automation Response scripting via a platform like Swimlane, Phantom, or Demisto
  • SIEM Content creation, development & tuning, via a platform like Qradar, SplunkES, or ArcSight ESM
  • Cloud Security, as it relates to monitoring for and investigating cloud security incidents

An ideal candidate is detail-oriented, has an interest in automation, continual process improvement, emerging cyber security trends, and strong communication skills.

Required Skills:
General Business - Applying Reasoned Judgment, Leadership - Collaborating for Results, Technology - Leveraging Technology

Desired Skills:
General Business - Communicating for Impact, Leadership - Creating Accountability

Functional Skills:
Information Technology - Security

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

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