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Senior LogRhythm Engineer

Date: 18-Feb-2021

Location: Malvern, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Who we are looking for:

As a Security Engineer on our Cyber Security Engineering team you will operate cloud-based services and/or standalone services that deliver our product’s intelligence and data analytics to our clients. You will be expected to play a lead role in the design and implementation of solutions to meet business needs while following best practices around security, cloud operations and infrastructure definition/evolution.

Overview of the responsibilities:

• Coordinating with the Cyber Defense Analysts to support cyber defense applications within the cloud environment e.g. the LogR SIEM, Elastic
• Responsible for the configuration, deployment, and management of the customer’s SIEM solution in a 24 X 7 X 365 environment.
• Responsible for monitoring, configuration changes, managing log sources and updating the software for client SIEM solution
• Troubleshoot and diagnose cyber defense infrastructure and application anomalies and work through resolution
• Support the SIEM design and implement
• Ensure that the implementation meets security, compliance and performance requirements
• Produce well-written, appropriate documentation
• Work independently on complex tasks while coordinating and working with a team toward shared goals
• Integrate existing LogRhythm solutions into cloud-ready products
• Ensure systems are secure and updated
• Will be expected to join a 24/7 On call Rota

Required Skills:

• Prior experience of LogR SIEM components and their deployment at both design and engineering levels.
• Sound knowledge of operating systems and system administration (Windows, Linux) including good command line skills.
• Experience managing infrastructure with public cloud providers in particular AWS

Desirable skills:

• Security incident management and control
• Familiarity with industry leading security products
• Experience in SQL

Person Specification:

• Self-motivating individual with strong problem solving and analytical and decision making capabilities
• Client focus (able to understand and assimilate clients’ views, concerns and internal issues)
• Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communications skills
• Good organisational and time management skills
• A proven track record of delivery
• Competent at writing processes and procedures
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Good Attention to detail

Security Clearance

• Eligible for SC Clearance





QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. People around the world depend on us for their safety and security, and to enable the safety and security of others. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Our is a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines, and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake  this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, we get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Come and find out how you can play a role.