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Lead Security Systems Engineer (SOC - Threat Hunting) Remote

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Lead Security Systems Engineer (SOC - Threat Hunting) Description

Job #: 93533


Are you a seasoned professional with a diverse set of skills in Cyber Security?

Join our dynamic team at EPAM, a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and software development services.

We are seeking a Lead Security Systems Engineer who can thrive in a challenging, fast-paced, and rewarding environment. If you are self-driven, excited by working on a diverse set of problems, threats, and alerts, and have a strong focus on results, we want to hear from you!

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


  • Directly support Security Program while conducting in-depth research and strategic analysis of intelligence data from various sources to leverage in threat hunting
  • Stay up to date with relevant vulnerabilities, threat actors, indicators of compromise (IOCs) tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs), and trends
  • Work with Security Engineering and the Security Operations Center to baseline user behaviors and events as well as build out new detections and response workflows
  • Provide triage support for incident response and investigation efforts as part of Security and Operations team and other internal teams
  • Develop, implement, and maintain security incident playbooks/runbooks
  • Prepare and present analysis with findings and recommendations in the form of briefings, reports, and dashboards to managers, various team leads and senior leadership as required


  • Minimum 5 years in Information Security
  • Experience in incident response or threat detection required
  • Strong knowledge of Incident Response principles and processes
  • Experience with EDR analysis and rule creation
  • Expert experience with SIEM tools or data lakes
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A learning mindset and excitement for learning new technologies or security areas

Nice to have

  • Previous experience in cloud-native or tech environments
  • Network or MacOS knowledge
  • Programming / Python Scripting experience
  • Security certifications such as GCTI, GCIH, GCIA, GPEN, etc
  • Cloud Security Command Center


  • Incident response or threat detection required
  • Experience with EDR analysis and rule creation
  • Expert experience with SIEM tools or data lakes
  • Cloud Security (AWS, GCP, Azure, Kubernetes)
  • SaaS platforms (O365, Google Workspace) or IAM

We Offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • International Mobility Plan within 25 countries
  • Constant training, mentoring, online corporate courses, eLearning and more
  • English classes with a certified teacher
  • Support for employee’s initiatives (Algorithms club, toastmasters, agile club and more)
  • Enjoyable working environment (Gaming room, napping area, amenities, events, sport teams and more)
  • Flexible work schedule and dress code
  • Collaborate in a multicultural environment and share best practices from around the globe
  • Hired directly by EPAM & 100% under payroll
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 25% vacation bonus)
  • Major medical expenses insurance: Life, Major medical expenses with dental & visual coverage (for the employee and direct family members)
  • 13 % employee savings fund, capped to the law limit
  • Grocery coupons
  • 30 days December bonus
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • 12 vacations days plus 4 floating days
  • Official Mexican holidays, plus 5 extra holidays (Maundry Thursday and Friday, November 2nd, December 24th & 31st)
  • Relocation bonus: transportation, 2 weeks of accommodation for you and your family and more
  • Monthly non-taxable amount for the electricity and internet bills


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