Cybersecurity Engineer - Splunk | Hybrid | Frimley | £50,000 - £55,000
Are you a cybersecurity expert with a strong specialization in Splunk?
Do you possess a passion for protecting organizations from evolving cyber threats?
You will play a critical role in enhancing the security posture, monitoring for threats, and ensuring the continuous improvement of the cybersecurity infrastructure. You will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining security solutions using Splunk, as well as identifying and mitigating potential security risks.
What you will be doing...
Design, implement, and maintain Splunk infrastructure for monitoring and analysis of security events.
Provide support to projects delivering and implementation of cyber security solutions
Develop and optimize security information and event management (SIEM) use cases using Splunk.
Investigate and respond to security incidents and vulnerabilities, taking necessary actions to mitigate risks.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure compliance with security policies and best practices.
Perform log analysis, threat detection, and incident response using Splunk.
Keep up-to-date with the latest cybersecurity threats and trends to enhance our security strategy.
Create and maintain documentation, reports, and dashboards for security operations.
What you will need...
3+ years experience in cybersecurity engineering
3+ years working directly with Splunk
ELIGIBLE FOR SC CLEARANCE OR HOLD ACTIVE CLEARANCE
Strong knowledge of cybersecurity best practices, threat detection, and incident response.
Proficiency in scripting and programming languages (e.g., Python, Bash).
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
Experience with other security tools and platforms is a plus (e.g., IDS/IPS, firewalls, EDR, etc.).
BENEFICIAL: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or equivalent certifications.
BENEFICIAL: Splunk certifications