Security Manager Data Lake

We are looking for a Security Manager Data Lake with excellent communication skills in English, project management skills, broad IT knowledge and experienced in connecting data sources to Splunk, to develop a data lake for the Security Operations.

The Security Manager will define an architecture and build a setup for the data that needs to be ingested into the data lake. The Security Manager will act, on behalf of the Security Operations, as a liaison officer between other security- and IT departments, and will consult specialists to gather requirements. The other departments include the internal Splunk development team and data source owners throughout the organisation as well.

The Security Manager will manage data requirements for all sources and technical arrangements, will guide implementation of new technical arrangements, create quality controls and maintain the source – technical arrangement relationship. This has to result in a data lake solution providing a continuous feed with relevant security related data.

The Security Manager will be part of the project team and will report to the assigned project manager within the project team. The Security Manager can deliver the expected products in the best way according to the defined project scope and the input received from the project manager if there is no standard or predetermined way of working known.

Preferably, the Security Manager Data Lake possesses the follow capabilities and characteristics:

  • Experience with BigData and BigData tools e.g. Hadoop, MongoDB and Quoble;
  • Experience with Splunk and expertise with the architecture and components around SIEM technologies;
  • Experience with infrastructure and application integration;
  • Experience with log collection and log management;
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server operating systems;
  • At least 5 years of experience in this domain;
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills;
  • Bachelor's / Master’s degree in Computer Science / Information Security.

The following certifications (or equivalents) would be a plus:

  • ITIL, IPMA, Prince2, agile, scrum, lean six sigma;
  • Splunk related certifications;
  • Windows Infrastructure / Server / Cloud related certifications;
  • Linux (RedHat, LPIC …) related certifications;
  • Relevant major security vendor related certifications;
  • CISSP, CCSP, CompTIASecurity+ or equivalent.

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