Company: Schlumberger
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management, IT - Networking & Telecom
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Conducts network monitoring and intrusion detection analysis using various computer network defense tools, such as intrusion detection/prevention systems (IDS/IPS), firewalls, host-based security systems (HBSS), etc.
  • Correlates network activity across networks to identify trends of unauthorized use
  • Research emerging threats and vulnerabilities to aid in the identification of incidents
  • Analyze the results of the monitoring solutions, assess, and correlate the output using automated systems. Conduct triage, event correlation, classification, and analysis of these events such that incidents are investigated and logged or followed up using the existing information risk incident management processes.
  • Provide pro-active feedback which will enable improvement of the current monitoring rules, based on information and knowledge/experience from Schlumberger and Industry best practices.
  • Capable of working unsupervised, but able to interact and give direction to business and IT (Information Technology) teams in line within established corporate security policies and processes.
  • Develops and maintains constructive and cooperative working relationships with team members
  • Demonstrates the ability to drive creative, innovative ways to solve problems or minimize risk
  • Consultative skills and ability to work cross-functionally
  • Focused and results oriented
  • Ability to react quickly, decisively, and deliberately in high-stress, high-impact situations
  • Strong decision-making capabilities, with a proven ability to weigh the relative costs and benefits of potential actions and identify the most appropriate one

Qualifications and Experience:



  • Bachelor's or master's degree in a technical field such as computer science, Cyber Security, Management Information Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics is strongly preferred
  • 3-5 years (IR or SOC (Security Operation Center) experience highly desired)
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including early/late shift, weekends, and public holiday
  • Fluent in English. Ability to read and understand additional languages is a strong advantage
  • Effective communication skills
  • Certifications (1 or more of the following)
    • SANS (SysAdmin, Audit, Network, and Security) GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) certification in Cyber Defense, Penetration Testing, Incident Response or Forensics
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
    • EC-Council certification: CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker), ECSA (Certified Security Analyst), CHFI (Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator), CND (Certified Network Defender)
    • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)



  • Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship
  • In-depth knowledge of at least 10 of the skills listed in the "Technical Skill" section
  • Technical Skills:
    • Data Security
      • Data Loss Prevention tools, (e.g., AIP (Azure Information Protection), IRM (Information Rights management))
    • Endpoint
      • Antivirus solutions (e.g., Microsoft Defender)
      • Strong Windows and Linux administration experience
      • Information Security tools & packet analyses tools (e.g., Cb, Wireshark)
    • OT/IIoT Security
      • Awareness of SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) / IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) technologies
    • Network Security
      • Firewall (e.g., Pato Alto Networks)
      • Internet Protocols and Services (e.g., TCP/IP, FTP (File Transfer Protocol), HTTPS, SSH (Secure Shell))
      • Intrusion Detection (e.g., IDS/IPS tools)
      • Network scanning tools (e.g., NMAP)
      • Networking infrastructure (Cisco is preferred)
      • Information Security tools & packet analyses tools (e.g., Cb, Wireshark)
    • Security Event Monitoring and Analysis
      • Log analysis/ Windows event analysis
      • Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) - Chronicle and Splunk are preferred
    • Compliance and Audit
      • Fair understanding of the NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) CS (Cyber Security) Framework
    • Vulnerability Management
      • Vulnerability Testing tools (e.g., Qualys, Kali)
    • Scripting/Automation
      • Programming/Scripting tools (e.g., Python, Bash, PowerShell, YARA-L)
    • Incident Response - Security Risk
      • Strong troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills
      • Cyber outbreak management and the ability to differentiate malicious activity from directed attack patterns
    • Application Security
      • Fair understanding of the threat modeling
    • Could Security
      • Cloud experience (e.g., Azure, GCP (Google Cloud Platform), AWS (Amazon Web Services), Yandex, G42)
    • Forensics
      • Malware analysis and memory analysis
      • Network and Host forensics
    • Threat Intel
      • Experience in analyzing threat intel feeds.
    • Email security
      • Phishing detection tools (e.g., Proofpoint TRAP, CLEAR)
    • Identity & Access Management
      • Azure Active Directory
      • Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB)
      • Federation
      • Conditional Access
      • Zero Trust
    • Project Management
      • Basic project management experience
    • Common Technical Skills
      • SharePoint and PowerBI experience are an advantage
      • YARA-L, PowerShell or Python coding experience is an advantage

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

Schlumberger is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor- priority referral Protected Veterans requested.