3M Cyber Security Specialist in Asuncion De Belen, Costa Rica

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Job Description:

3M has developed a new Global Service Center in Costa Rica to provide first-class services to 3M Companies across the region. If you are looking for a career in an open, creative, passionate environment and would like to participate in creating something new - apply today!

Job Summary:

Well-rounded IT professional needed to own and evolve the governance framework to driving security content into the next generation Security Information Event Management (SIEM) platform. This position is responsible for generating content and rules to be consumed by SIEM. May include using traditional SIEM tools as well as mining data out of large data lakes for correlation. Candidate must be adaptable, and demonstrate the ability to understand, assess and implement new technologies. Strong organizational, document management, and communication skills required.

Big picture thinking coupled with deep security knowledge and the ability to perform hands-on engineering tasks. Able to understand and solve business problems while managing associated risks and compliance requirements.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Development using tools such as Python, Perl, JAVA

  • Experience with components such as NiFi, Storm, Kafka, Hadoop, or Spark

  • Applying API’s for business needs

  • Experience working with automation or orchestration frameworks

  • Content Development (rules, lists, reports, queries, dashboards, etc.) in SIEM

  • Event correlation analysis on very large data sets in SIEM or data lakes

  • Technical generation and implementation of rules (use cases) from conceptual documented requirements

  • Tuning to reduce or eliminate false positives in SIEM solution

  • Develop and maintain documentation of all rules, content, and workflow integrated with the system

  • Provide training to global team members on the rules, tools, content and workflows

  • Fostering a clear understanding of business direction and strategy to help drive content decisions within the SIEM and Open Source Platforms

  • Testing of new content rules, adding, changing or removing rules, and documenting the content rules

  • Coordinating Content Validation Testing in a blue team / red team approach, working with the test team to ensure content rules remain effective as well as remediating issues when they are discovered

  • Gathering, analyzing, understanding and applying contextual and business information supporting the function of the 3M Information Security Risk & Compliance Security Operation Center

  • Active participation in developing strategies and creating solutions for the SIEM environment

  • Active participation in providing advice for decision-making, operational planning and information management

  • Active participation in providing input to 3M’s overall regulatory compliance

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED or higher

  • Minimum 5 years of experience working within information security

  • Minimum 3 years of SIEM development experience

  • Experience with SIEM and log management technologies (e.g. Arcsight, ELK, etc.)

  • Understanding of big data solutions; Data Lakes (Hadoop)

  • Experience working with Linux and Windows OS

  • Experience working with Java, Python, and Perl scripting

  • Experience working with Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS)

  • Understanding of Automation Orchestration frameworks

  • Experience integrating new log sources and data correlation rules into the SIEM

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years SIEM development experience

  • Strong analysis and design skills with the ability to devise creative technical solutions

  • Ability to convey a strong presence, professional image, and deal confidently with complex technical problems

  • Understanding of Open Source data lake solutions

  • Knowledge of security analytics and reporting

  • 7+ years of experience within the information security field

  • Professional certifications to include CEH, CISSP, etc.

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