The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.
We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.
Our Managed Security Services (MSS) business area delivers a range of outsourced cyber security services with a particular focus on protecting organisations that are threatened by sophisticated targeted attacks.
The BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Security Operations Centre (SOC) is based on a strong 40 year heritage and monitors a varied customer base providing exposure to a wide range of security products, attack groups and cyber threats.
Duties and Responsibilities
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Managed Security Services (MSS) is seeking a ArcSight content developer. In this role, you will scope, design and build detection capability to present the SOC analysts with alerts against suspicious network activity. You will also build trends and reports to provide insight to clients around the current and changing security posture of their estate.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team of cyber experts and data scientists using a variety of technologies and techniques to ensure that any attempt to breach our clients’ networks is detected and remediated as soon as possible. You will be correlating log events from multiple technologies using a combination of rules, filters, lists and queries to identify the sequences of events that match potential attack patterns. You will work closely with our Threat Intelligence team to ensure that our detection capabilities identify the latest cyber threats.
Skills and Experience
• Experience in proposing and implementing new security use cases for the ArcSight ESM platform
• Experience in developing and maintaining content (Rules, Reports, Dashboards, Filters, Active Lists, Active Channels) for the Arcsight ESM platform
• Understanding of the ArcSight ecosystem and architecture (Connector appliances, smartconnectors, ESM)
• Demonstrable knowledge of the Cyber threat landscape
• Understanding of large scale corporate network architecture
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Experience working in a SOC environment
• Experience in ArcSight ESM administration, troubleshooting and performance tuning
• Experience writing Flex Connectors
• Knowledge of SQL, Java, Hadoop, MapReduce or Hive
Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are not currently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this and willing to go through the process. For more guidance on National Security Vetting please click here.
About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence:
We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes.
Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we’re constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we’ll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you’ll have client contact, variety and support from day one.
We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.
Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today’s global marketplace requires an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds – the best and brightest minds – can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.
Division Overview:Commercial Solutions
BAE Systems has been in the business of protecting some of the world’s most important assets and networks for over 100 years. We apply the same techniques, intelligence and strategy used in defending nations and governments to businesses as well. That’s us – Commercial Solutions - a division of BAE Systems that specializes in providing businesses around the globe with the products and services they need to stay protected in today’s connected world.
We offer a broad portfolio of on premise, managed and cloud-based products and services that are proven to protect our clients against financial crime and persistent cyber attackers.
We aim to be a global industry-leading, cyber and financial crime products business and will do this by leveraging the BAE Systems brand and by delivering higher grade security solutions for our clients.
Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now and be inspired.