Principal Information Security Developer

Symantec   •  

Tempe, AZ

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 23 days ago

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain expertise on the implementation of security technologies and their application to defensive activities with a focus on security information and event management (SIEM).
  • Onboard and deliver log sources from a wide variety of sources across the Symantec ecosystem
  • Design and build custom applications for use within the GSO SIEM platform.
  • Deliver and maintain a suite of defensive security technologies across Symantec, Implementing patterns derived from the Security Architecture team and meeting the requirements of the Security Operations Center.
  • Develop a deep understanding of Symantec current security product portfolio, customer facing requirements and forward-looking threat profile.
  • Perform investigations, proof of concepts, test, build, and document cutting edge security technologies as required by the architecture and business needs.
  • Own the creation of design artefacts that describe the technical aspects of the security solutions that are being built.
  • Further the design and development of Symantec's Splunk and SIEM solution.
  • Work with teams within Symantec's security organization, IT, and throughout the company to design, build, and deploy SIEM and related monitoring infrastructure.
  • Assist with Splunk and SIEM administration and operations.
  • Establish credibility as a trusted advisor on security technologies to stakeholders including customers, executives, peers, and employees.


  • Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Preferred Skills & Experience:
  • Solid experience in application development and the use of agile technologies like GIT and STASH.
  • Experience building Splunk applications, dashboards, field extractions, regex and lookups.
  • Experience designing and implementing solutions for security technologies with a focus on cyber defense and the use of security information and event management (SIEM), networking and virtualization technologies.
  • Advanced SPL skills.
  • Experience in a highly regulated industry requiring protection of sensitive information.
  • Deadline driven and detail-oriented.
  • Ability to work independently and in ambiguous situations.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, including the ability to develop innovative risk mitigation solutions that address core issues.