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Splunk Security Engineer II

Requisition Id:  56399
Business Unit:  Corporate

Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we know that cutting-edge technology drives our success. As the Splunk Security Engineer III, you will perform and facilitate complex analysis, development, testing, and documentation of security methodologies and technologies. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results by focusing on our company’s strategic plans; ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Provide engineering support to all IT and security technical towers
  • Provide security review and analyses of business requirements; design solutions for new and existing applications
  • Determine and gather work estimates for security projects
  • Create and maintain functional and technical design specifications and solutions to satisfy security project requirements
  • Identify and evaluate security vendor software and integration strategies; execute all steps required to deploy/implement the application solution
  • Identify and implement appropriate testing strategies
  • Promote a self-directed team environment; collaborate with project team members on development, customer issues, and requirements

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience deploying Splunk in a major enterprise environment
  • Operational and technical experience with all of the following or their industry equivalents:
  • SIEM-specific experience, Splunk On-Prem deployment experience (large scale), Splunk Enterprise, Splunk Enterprise Security, and Splunk Cloud
  • Strong background in security architecture including a deep knowledge of IT network security (secure LAN, WAN, vLAN, MPLS, secure network zoning, and restricted network design) and cloud-based technologies
  • Experience designing and incorporating technical security controls that align to industry standards (e.g., NIST 800-53r4)
  • Ability to translate business and nonfunctional requirements to establish security controls so that a proper security design can be architected; able to document security solutions for communications and enduring documentation
  • Proficiency in incident response, threat analysis, and governance, risk, and compliance
  • Strong knowledge of data and information flows, information governance, and network protocols
  • Experience designing and managing security controls within service providers and the cloud

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Strong knowledge and experience designing and implementing technical security solutions such as secure remote access, firewalls, encryption, secure protocols, data protection, data loss prevention, and identity management solutions both internally and within cloud provided services, with CASB products
  • Ability to operate as a highly-independent worker and technical lead, as well as part of a strong team with a collaborative approach
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering business requirements to time and budget constraints

Be part of something big.#LI-MD1 #ZR5

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte