Security Operations Senior Engineer

Posted on 5/3/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Specializes in business crisis management and restructuring



Detroit, MI, USA

Required Skills
Data Analysis
  • Highly motivated to work in information security
  • Minimum four (4) years of Information Security experience, or experience working in Information Technology
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field preferred
  • Proven experience creating detection logic, SIEM rules, custom detections within EDR tools, etc.
  • Desire to continuously improve processes and procedures and share information with the team
  • Collaborative interpersonal skills with the ability to work well as an individual and as part of a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and any other local office language(s)
  • Ability to provide formal reports and presentations to people at all levels
  • High attention to detail with the ability to be organized and prioritize tasks
  • Proficient knowledge of information systems security concepts and current information security trends and practices
  • Working knowledge of infrastructure security tools such as firewalls, network security monitoring, anti-malware, OS hardening, etc.
  • Experience integrating security tools through scripting, using API’s and improving existing processes through automated methods are a plus
  • Experience with Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) and Endpoint Security tools are a plus
  • Incident Response, Forensics, and Malware Analysis experience is a plus
  • System administration and security hardening experience is a plus
  • Cloud security experience is a plus
  • Data analytics / data science techniques and understanding is a plus
  • Security Certifications such as Security+, CISSP, SANS GIAC certifications, Microsoft Security certifications
  • Willingness to work outside of normal U.S. business hours
  • Ability to work full time in an office and remote environment
  • Must become familiar with, and promote and abide by, our Core Values as defined by the AlixPartners’ Code of Conduct and foster an inclusive environment with people at all levels of an organization
  • Respond to, investigate, and analyze security events to determine appropriate actions
  • Analyze security system logs, security tools, and available data sources on a regular basis to identify attacks against the enterprise and report on any irregularities, issues related to improper access patterns, trending, and event correlations
  • Conduct and apply detection engineering concepts to analyze, create, and tune detection logic and telemetry to ensure effective coverage and detection of existing and emerging threats
  • Perform security posture analysis to improve overall IT ecosystem utilizing telemetry from security tools (Secure Score, KQL analysis, etc.)
  • Gather information from other IT staff and non-IT staff to obtain information regarding security problems to networks, servers, endpoints, and applications
  • Perform incident response activities and ensure that proper protection or corrective measures have been taken when an incident has been discovered
  • Assist with administration of information security controls and software such as endpoint protection, endpoint detection and response, intrusion detection/prevention (IDS/IPS), security incident and event management (SIEM), and physical security systems
  • Expected to stay current on security industry trends, new threats and attack techniques, mitigation techniques, and emerging security technologies
  • Provide insight and participate in security projects to evaluate and recommend security products for various applications and platforms throughout the organization while supporting business initiatives
  • Assist with the development, maintenance of, and training on technical documentation and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Improve security efficiency and streamline/automate work processes while working collaboratively with other team members and IT staff to accomplish objectives
  • Participate in critical incidents and implementation reviews
  • Additional responsibilities as identified. This description is not designed to encompass a comprehensive listing of required activities, duties, or responsibilities

AlixPartners specializes in helping businesses navigate their most pressing challenges, including performance improvement, accelerated business transformation, restructuring, and risk mitigation. The company is noted for its action-oriented approach and working in tight-knit, industry-specific teams to ensure rapid and effective implementation of solutions. Working at AlixPartners means being part of a firm that values decisive action and close collaboration with clients, fostering a dynamic and impactful work environment. This is further validated by its recognition in numerous prestigious awards, such as the Best Places to Work For LGBTQ+ Equality and Best Management Consulting Firms.

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