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SIEM Engineer (Information Protection Manager)

CIGNA - Bloomfield, CT

SIEM Engineer (Information Protection Manager)','17006415','!*!At Cigna, we're more than a health insurance company. We're a global health service company. Cigna Information Protection is an integral part of IT whose mission is to protect customer data from unauthorized access by preventing, detecting and responding to internal and external Cyber Security threats.

This opportunity is for a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Engineer to serve as a technical subject matter expert and primary engineer on the Risk Mitigation team. The Risk Mitigation team contributes to CIP’s mission by building cutting-edge infrastructure and encryption; enabling compliance; and delivering effective Threat Mitigation tools. We work with cutting edge technology; are collaborative and fast pace; and love what we do.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Engineer integration with Cyber Security tools

Design flow and event intake from new sources

Build new capabilities and installation of new applications from the app exchange to extend functionality

Aggregate data into appropriate organization systems and datasets

Operate and maintain availability, system upgrades, and deployment of new hardware and software components

Support intelligence metric definition and reporting

Support day to day event parsing and repairing of events that have missing or incorrect information, create log source extensions, and flow management

Custom rule creation based on correlation of log source events

Performance optimization and continuous integration of various security applications to improve SOC efficiency','!*!

US Candidates Only: Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. If you require a special accommodation, please visit our Careers website or contact us at

Core Competencies Desired/Preferred

Extensive experience working with Splunk, QRadar, and ArcSight

Regular Expressions

Firewalls, Encryption, TCP/IP, IDS/IPS, SSL

Communicating with multiple areas within IT and some business areas

Conflict management, problem solving, customer service skills

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Ability to ensure activities are in alignment with the business objectives and risk management framework

Ability to anticipate, recognize, and resolve technical (hardware, software, application or operational) problems.

Application development experience preferred with working experience of Tomcat

Working knowledge of Linux, LDAP, TCP/IP networking stack, and regular expressions

CISSP Certified

Some SANS Training completed

Fluent in Mandarin, Korean, Hindi, and Cantonese desired


Bachelor degree in computer science or a related discipline strongly preferred, and several years of experience in all aspects of cyber security and computer operations or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Previous SIEM operations and engineering experience preferred.','','United States-Connecticut-Bloomfield','','900 Cottage Grove Road Wilde','','Bloomfield','06152','IT--Infrastr Ops And Supp','No','No','Full-time','Day Job','Regular','Standard','Individual Contributor','No','Jun 30, 2017','SIEM Engineer (Information Protection Manager)']);


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Location: Bloomfield, CT

Company Profile:
Cigna works with employers and organizations around the world helping employees stay healthy and on the job. We work closely with brokers and consultants to develop innovative programs, help individuals and families improve their health, well-being and sense of security—and lower their medical costs. And, Cigna provides access to a global network of local physicians and hospitals—as well as 24/7/365 live customer service.