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Bank of the West Information Security organization is looking for an experienced, passionate cyber security professional knowledgeable about cyber threats, security controls, thoroughly proficient in Splunk, and able to master new technologies at the speed of business. An ideal candidate will have demonstrated technical information security mastery and proficiency within personal and business skills. You’ll be a subject matter expert on an engineering team to develop SIEM content, manage security policies on various security controls and lead projects as assigned.
CONTENT DEVELOPMENT: Develop new and maintain existing Splunk knowledge objects (Saved searches, reports, dashboards, data models, event types, field aliases, field extractions, macros, lookups, tags) to alert on potentially malicious activity or fulfill compliance/policy requirements.
TOOLS AND INTEGRATIONS: Perform coding and development as required to augment default SIEM functionality and facilitate the intercommunications of various security controls. Support security and analytic tools used by the global security operations center.
DATA AND CONTROL GOVERNANCE: Ensure critical data feeds and hosts are sending data. Be accountable to identify outages that impact detection and analytics. Become intimately familiar with the standards, controls, tools and content used by the GSOC and demonstrate compliance at internal and external audits.
PROJECT FULFILLMENT: Fulfill the deliverables as assigned to the security engineering team to comply with enterprise security initiatives.
TEAM REPRESENTATION: Represent the engineering team in responding to potential security incidents, proactive threat mitigation, compliance, integrating emerging technologies, developing new security solutions, and fulfilling enterprise project assignments.
LEADERSHIP: Provide mentoring and knowledge sharing with other team members. As a senior engineer, help ensure team is executing against the priorities as set by management.
DOCUMENTATION: Develop processes and procedures to standardize operations of the engineering team.
OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS
Responsible for and/or managing the identification, collection, and analysis of electronic data, with the goal of preserving any evidence in its most original form while performing a structured investigation that is legally defensible.
In concert with the banks HR, Legal, Corporate Security and Information Security Departments.
Performs eDiscovery tasks as required in support of requests from Legal and HR in the support of litigation for and against the Bank.
Conducts examination of logs, hard drives, network traffic, and other data to support targeted investigations.
Cybersecurity Engineer- EVC (Event Center).
Responsible for supporting security solutions within the Cybersecurity Office.
Assists the business, security and technical subject matter experts to deploy security controls and processes.
Manage the tool lifecycle by maintaining and supporting security tools.
Escalates and reports security incidents to partners in order for appropriate action to be taken.
Deliver timely and high quality work products to meet client’s expectations.
Performs other duties as assigned.
advanced knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education
combined with experience.
3-5 years minimum prior relevant experience.
with Splunk Processing Language (SPL).
competency with information security fundamentals and technical concepts-
including networking and various cyber attacks
in a regulated industry highly desirable; financial services preferred.
of Information Security Tool deployment and operations.
of enterprise architecture.
to design mixed-technology solutions.
to conduct ROI and gap analysis for potential and existing products.
to work with little guidance.
written and verbal communication skills.
problem solving and analytical skills.
be resourceful, creative, innovative, results driven and adaptable.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.
Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.