Zurich NA *Threat Defense Consultant in Schaumburg, Illinois
- Threat Defense Consultant**
Zurich (Schaumburg, IL) seeks a Threat Defence Consultant to collect requirements, plan and implement SIEM content creation. Specific responsibilities include: create detection rules for deployment to security tools; automate frequently performed tasks; perform research and attend security conferences to maintain awareness of evolving cyber security trends and best practices; collaborate with IR and Threat Intel team members for detection of new and emerging threats; complete projects assigned by the Team Lead with minimal oversight; assist in the onboarding of new data sources into a SIEM; collaborate with security tool owners to ensure logs are captured in an efficient and complete manner. Position requires occasional travel within the U.S.
Position requires a 3 or 4 year Bachelor’s Degree, or foreign equivalent, in Electronics, Computer or Software Engineering, or a closely related field of study, plus 5 years of experience in the job offered, or as a Senior Network Security Engineer, Escalation Analyst, Service Delivery Specialist, or similar Data Security position. Specific experience must include: administering and securing IT and networking systems; working in IT technical support and customer service; scripting or software development; communicating cyber security-related concepts to a technical and non-technical audience; working with security configuration and patch management solutions. Must be willing to occasionally travel within the U.S.
Full time position. Apply by submitting your resumes at Zurichna.com/en/careers, Job ID: 200003F8
Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Posting 05/19/20
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 200003F8
It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.