Azure Sentinel Engineer

Bucharest, RO

Job Description / Skills Required

Aera Technology is the Cognitive Automation company that makes business agility happen. We deliver the first scalable digital platform that integrates with existing systems to make and execute business decisions in real time. In the era of digital acceleration, Aera helps enterprises around the world transform how they respond to the ever-changing environment.
As our Azure Sentinal Engineer, your work will influence the success and security for enterprises across the world. Members of our technology team are experts in the field, working to evaluate, secure, and improve today’s systems while building tomorrow’s. The Azure Sentinel Engineer is a highly technical, hands-on role which will work closely with security, infrastructure and engineering. The right candidate will provide critical support in a collaborative effort to ensure the Aera cloud maintains the highest level of availability and security to meet or exceeds current best practices as well as internal and external compliance standards.
The primary responsibilities for this role will be the development, maintenance and enforcement of the Azure Sentinel technology and related operational processes in order to adequately protect Aera assets and customer data as well as providing an escalation point for others to consult and trust in the candidate’s technical knowledge base. Azure Sentinel Engineer is needed to development and grow our Azure environment and work with infrastructure and application teams.


    • Logging and auditing cloud infrastructure with Azure Sentinel and orchestration efforts
    • Leveraging security infrastructure to build automated workflows
    • Build and prototype high confidence correlation using automated workflows based on various sources and use cases
    • Leverage Threat Intelligence feeds in Sentinel analytics and SOAR
    • Integrating security logs into Azure Log Analytics Workspace
    • Develop incident response use cases using Logic Apps in Azure
    • Developing remediation recommendations for findings where automated actions have not yet been applied
    • Working collaboratively with team members and stakeholders, and clearly and proactively communicating work status, key issues and risks to management
    • Develop Jupyter notebooks in Python and integrate them with Azure Sentinel
    • Continuous assessment of data coverage and areas for improving Azure Sentinel
    • Own all documentation related to Azure Sentinel

About You

    • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or equivalent work experience
    • 4+ years of experience with operational security, including security operations center, incident response, SOAR andSIEM platforms
    • 2+ years of experience with developing SIEM content
    • 1+ years of experience working with Azure Sentinel and Azure Log Analytics
    • Experience in Azure cloud security, specifically in Sentinel and KQL
    • Experience with scripting languages like Python or PowerShell
    • Strong skill set on creating analytics rules, playbooks, notebooks, workbooks, threat hunting and developing KQL queries
    • Experience configuring, automating, hardening, and deploying Azure Sentinel Services
    • Experience with Azure Security Center
    • Experience with public and private cloud security solutions and capabilities, network security
    • Able to thrive in a dynamic environment, remaining organized while working on multiple projects

Perks and Benefits

      • Stock Options:  We believe every Aera team member should have a stake in our future success
      • Medical:  A medical subscription to one of the main private healthcare clinic networks (Regina Maria) 
      • Employee Referral Program:  Earn cash when your referrals get hired!
      • Learning and Development: You’ll have access to professional development content through Udemy, our online learning platform. Udemy offers thousands of courses to help you learn new skills – whether for your professional development or your personal interests
      • Paid Time Off:  Based on seniority, you can benefit from extra annual leave days (up to 5 extra days) 
      • Snacks: When you’re working from the office, you’ll have access to our fully stocked kitchen with a selection of snacks and beverages
      • Events and Extras:  We work hard and get things done, but we also value the importance of having fun: office outings; birthday celebrations; holiday parties; weekly in-office lunches, and more
      • Work Schedule:  We’re open to a hybrid work model, and can offer a flexible daily schedule depending on your role
Note: We’re continuously re-evaluating these to offer the best for our Aeranauts, so these are subject to change for the better
At Aera, our purpose is to enable a sustainable, efficient, and intelligent world with Cognitive Automation. Our Cognitive Operating System is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to fundamentally transform their organizations and how work is done.
If you share our passion for fundamentally transforming how people work — from people working machines, to machines working, guided by people, you’ve met your match. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in Mountain View and San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune and Bangalore (India), Sydney (Australia) and Singapore.  So join us, and let’s build the future of work together!
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