Senior Security Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Security Engineer with our industry-leading client in Pittsburgh.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Security Engineer:

  • Apply innovative solutions to address threats using analytics
  • Build analytics that can be applied to the discovery and tracking of advanced adversaries
  • Assess relevant Architecture for Security Attack Surface and analyze insider and outsider threats
  • Create Data Integrations to pull and push data in and out of Security Analytics Platforms
  • Deliver quality code within controlled environments 
  • Work across multiple locations with a range of integration and analytics technologies

Requirements of the Senior Security Engineer:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • At least 8 years of experience in information security or related technology 
  • Experience in developing Machine Learning models 
  • Comfortable working with a geographically dispersed team
  • Familiar with release management and version control including GIT
  • Excellent collaboration and problem solving skills
  • Experience with modern workloads ecosystem
  • Demonstrated experience in out of the box thinking and implementation of innovative threat detection techniques using Splunk and/or other platforms
  • Solid understanding of MITRE or similar threat frameworks
  • Expert level skills in Splunk CIMs, Searches, Data Models

Keywords: Senior Security Engineer, Splunk, Tableau, Qlik, GIT, SQL, Splunk Search, Elastic Search

Job ID: 331945

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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