January 2017 - Present
I am working on a large, enterprise log aggregation tier – sending to multiple applications. In addition I create operational and security monitoring alerts for various investigative and security application teams.
Currently the applications I work within are:
-ElasticSearch (ELK Stack)
February 2016 - January 2017
Primary contact for “On Premise” Splunk Architecture and Operational configuration.
Secondary contact for “Cloud” Splunk Architecture and Operational configuration.
Tech Lead for correlation rules, alerts and dashboard creations in Splunk.
Deployed a large-scale, distributed Splunk environment for security investigations of the entire Enterprise
rSyslog (Log Aggregation)
Agile SDLC – Using Jira to track projects (Kanban Boards)
August 2013 - February 2016
Became a Splunk Engineer in the Amazon Cloud Environment as well as the Splunk Engineer for the Security Operations Center (SOC).
Became the lead SIEM Security Engineer & developer for correlation rules, alarms and integration for McAfee ESM implementation across the entire corporation.
Created API calls using C# and collaborated across teams to integrate API calls and cross-platform integration.
Analyzed and worked with the Security Intelligence Center (SIC)/Security Operations Center (SOC) on identifying threats and malicious correlations.
Amazon Web Services (Cloud) Trainings:
-AWS System Operations
-Developing on AWS
-AWS Advanced Architecting
-AWS Big Data
June 2012 - August 2015
-Presented at tech conferences to an upwards of 10,000 people (Start-up VA 2012)
-Coordinates a team of five skilled developers in creating a complex and expansive web service.
-Performs analysis of service functionality and talks directly with clients about ways to improve
-Relays information from clients to developers to coordinate improvements
-Works with two teams of lawyers for contract and business law
-Networks with other start-up founders and created an expansive network before launch
-Had an article published about it on Penn State’s Newswire
-Obtained angel investments during open beta
November 2012 - April 2014
-Coordinates business engagements and networks with other companies
-Presented at tech conferences to an upwards of 10,000 people (Start-up VA 2012, NYC Tech Day 2013, TechCrunch’s Disrupt 2013)
-Acquired interns and additional help for the technical design
-Discussed and established relationships with large companies and potential future partners
-Obtained angel investments pre-launch
-Interviewed on Forbes Magazine http://www.forbes.com/sites/ilyapozin/2014/02/05/this-23-year-old-entrepreneur-turned-down-a-six-figure-deal-youll-never-guess-why/
-Published article on Entrepreneur Magazine http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228507
-Published article on Engadget http://www.engadget.com/2013/09/09/moto-composes-music-from-pictures/
-Published article on PetaPixel http://petapixel.com/2013/09/11/mhoto-automatically-pairs-pics-music-based-photos-content/
-Video interview on Al Jazeera America
Expected September 2018
Graduated May 2016
2008 - 2012