Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate


Security Analytics Platform Engineer-TFS003GR

 Who we are

Respectful. A place to dream and do. These are just a few words that
describe what life is like at Toyota. As one of the world’s most admired
brands, Toyota
is growing and leading the future of mobility through innovative, high-quality
solutions designed to enhance lives and delight those we serve. We’re looking
for diverse, talented team members who want to grow and challenge what's possible with us.


An important part of the Toyota family is Toyota
Financial Services (TFS), the finance and insurance brand for Toyota and Lexus
in North America. While TFS is a separate business entity, it is an essential
part of this world-changing company – delivering on Toyota’s vision to move
people beyond what’s possible. At TFS, you will help create best-in-class
customer experiences in an innovative, collaborative environment.


Who we’re looking for


TFS Information Security Department
is looking for a passionate and highly-motivated Security
Analytics Platform Engineer

The Information Security
Analytics Platform Engineer is responsible for global system and security event
data collection, correlation and management at TFS.  Cyber Threats are omnipresent and actively
pursue new vectors to compromise or disrupt businesses.  Security is a top priority for TFS and the
Information Security team actively implements capabilities to prevent and
respond to Cyber Threats.  This
engineering role is expected to have a high degree of technical knowledge
regarding the collection of various hardware and software events to support the
Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) and User Behavior and Entity
Analytics (UEBA) platforms. 

The position will collaborate and liaise with the
Global Security Operations Center (SOC) team and international affiliate IT,
Security, and business units.  Relevant
activities include but are not limited to log prioritization, troubleshooting,
and platform administration.   Part of a
larger team, the role will contribute to the overall growth and maturity of
Global Information Security Services program.


What you’ll be doing 

- Manage existing Security Incident and Event
Management (SIEM) and User Behavior and Entity Analytics (UEBA) platforms

- Design, test, and implement detection and prevention
controls in respective platforms as a response to data security policy,
regulation, best practices, penetration testing, etc.

- Research, Plan, Design, Implement and retire
respective applications to meet industry, internal and regulatory
specifications for TFS and affiliate organizations

- Ensure a 99.9% up-time in existing & future
Analytics platforms from avoidable defects; responsible for troubleshooting
issues, defects, bugs, or other concerns affecting system performance

- Responsible for maintaining and enhancing but not
limited to, architectural, configuration and procedural documentation of the
current and future Security Applications

- Participate in remediation efforts related to
discovered incidents; remediation activities may include but are not limited to
responding to incidents, penetration tests, vulnerability scans,
internal/external audits and critical practice assessments

- Conduct periodic training and knowledge transfer
sessions for external/internal department staff and business partners

- Develop, maintain and enhance reports and metrics
for various technical and non-technical audiences; reports include but are not
limited to system performance and detection summaries

- Optimize existing platforms to generate the greatest
ROI; review software, hardware, and subscription contracts annually for cost
savings or program maturity opportunities

- Optimize system policies to best support the
effectiveness and performance of analysts reviewing incidents

- Coordinate, review and audit all system changes are
following defined change management policies

- Responsible for the development and execution of
SIEM/UEBA road-map activities while meeting current and future regulatory and
internal requirement


 What you bring 

- High School
Education or Equivalent required. College degree preferred
- Experience
in Security Incident and Event (SIEM) using/administering tools such as
IBM Qradar, Splunk, ArchSight, LogRhythm, etc.
- Endpoint
Security Experience using/administering tools such as McAfee ENS, Symantec
SEP, Crowdstrike  FalconHost,
Cylance Protect, etc. preferred
- Network Security
related work experience using/administering tools such as Palo Alto,
FireEye, Cisco, etc. preferred
- Administration
with Windows operating systems experience preferred 
- Administration with Linux operating
systems experience preferre
Security+, CISSP or equivalent certification preferred


we’ll bring

During your interview process, our team can fill
you in on all the details of our industry-leading benefits and career
development opportunities. A few highlights include:

- A
work environment built on teamwork, flexibility and respect

- Professional
growth and development programs to help advance your career, as well as tuition

- Vehicle
purchase & lease programs 

- Comprehensive
health care and wellness plans for your entire family

- Flexible
work options based on business needs

- Toyota
401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match, as well as an annual retirement
contribution from Toyota regardless of whether you contribute

- Paid
holidays and paid time off

- Referral
services related to prenatal services, adoption, child care, schools and more

- Flexible
spending accounts

- Relocation

- Onsite
amenities such as fitness center, restaurants, etc.

you should know

success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and
value unique human experiences. We
are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of
the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our
positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability,
religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by


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: Information Systems/Information Technology
Primary Location
: Plano
: TFS - Toyota Financial Services
: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting
: Jul 10, 2019, 5:54:02 PM

  • education
  • hardware
  • software
  • windows

About the company

Toyota Motor Corporation (Japanese: トヨタ自動車株式会社 Hepburn: Toyota Jidōsha KK?, IPA: [toꜜjota], /tɔɪˈoʊtə/) is a Japanese automotive manufacturer headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan. In March 2014 the multinational corporation consisted of 338,875 employees worldwide[5] and, as of November 2014, is the eleventh-largest company in the world by revenue. Toyota was the largest automobile manufacturer in 2012 (by production) ahead of the Volkswagen Group and General Motors.[7] In July of that year, the company reported the production of its 200-millionth vehicle.[8] Toyota is the world's first automobile manufacturer to produce more than 10 million vehicles per year. It did so in 2012 according to OICA,[7] and in 2013 according to company data.[9] As of July 2014, Toyota was the largest listed company in Japan by market capitalization