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KPMG Kusto Developer Senior Specialist in Raleigh, North Carolina

Business Title: Kusto Developer Senior Specialist

Requisition Number: 63403 - 51

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest:

State: NC

City: Raleigh


Historically, the travel requirement for this position has ranged from 80-100%. The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities, and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts. For now, all KPMG business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only. At some point in the future and with the safety of people as the critical factor, the travel requirement will likely increase, possibly to previous levels, but KPMG is committed to balancing client requirements with new delivery capabilities.

Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Specialist. E&T Azure Sentinel Developer to join our KPMG Spectrum ( practice.


  • Develop SIEM and SOAR use cases and log data collection utilizing the Azure Sentinel and Azure Log Analytics toolsets

  • Highly proficient with Azure Sentinel and Azure Log Analytics

  • Develop analytics rules, incidents, playbooks, notebooks, workbooks, threat hunting and KQL queries for data normalization and parsing capabilities within Log Analytics' data ingestion pipeline

  • Develop incident response capabilities using Logic Apps in Azure

  • Integrate and automate developed use cases into Azure DevOps CI/CD pipelines

  • Develop Jupyter notebooks in Python and integrate them with Azure Sentinel


  • Minimum five years of experience working in a Cloud based engineering role, three years of experience working in an Azure engineering role, one year of experience working with Azure Sentinel and Azure Log Analytics and one year of experience developing Kusto Query Language (KQL) queries

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology discipline or equivalent work experience

  • Experience with SIEM and SOAR solutions at scale and Azure DevOps toolset experience (Pipelines, Boards, Repos, Agent Pools)

  • Experience configuring, automating, hardening and deploying Azure Sentinel Services

  • Travel as necessary

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link ( contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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