EY Cybersecurity - Manager - Insider Threat Data Engineer in Albany, New York
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Data Analytics Engineer – Insider Threat (Senior)
The Data Analytics Engineer will support the Insider Threat Team and be responsible for maintaining systems to facilitate the analysis of insider threat alerts and events, integrating available data sources from a variety of internal and external sources into the Insider Threat Management workflow, cleaning data as necessary, and developing associated analytical models. This position is part of a team focused on ensuring the security and integrity of critical information, enterprise systems, and environments through predictive analysis and insider threat detection to counter threats before they materialize.
The Insider Threat Team is responsible for collaborating and partnering with various Business Units (BUs) and stakeholders across the organization to manage insider threat detection, mitigation, investigation and response efforts across the organization. The Insider Threat Team will leverage various technical and non-technical datasets for early detection of insider threats and work closely with affected business units to ensure Insider Threat activities are managed effectively and efficiently. The Insider Threat Data Engineer will participate in the activities of a small, expert team that develops strong rulesets, correlation with regressive statistics, and advanced analytical models to enable preventive threat detection efforts.
Your key responsibilities
Integrates available data sources from a variety of internal and external sources into the Insider Threat Management workflow, cleaning the data sources as necessary.
Develops analytical models that leverage relevant data from the Insider Threat detection tools, and other applicable data sources, to identify anomalies potentially indicative of an insider threat.
Collaborates with the Insider Threat Management Intelligence Analysts to develop and tune data sets and analytical models to enhance detection capabilities and analysis workflows.
Implements and maintains the solutions used by the insider threat management team and develops associated design and configuration documentation
Develops mechanisms to monitor and test the effectiveness of insider threat management solutions and associated analytical models, and incorporates enhancements as necessary
Work with the Insider Threat Management Team to identify and implement opportunities for continuous program improvement.
A Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or equivalent combination of education and related work experience.
A background in data science and/or security engineering.
A background in counterintelligence and/or intelligence operations.
A Knowledge of security and information security measures to preserve the chain of custody of investigations data, audit data and findings.
Ability to work on a small, expert team in a fast-paced environment.
A balance of technical understanding of threat detection technology and service delivery skills.
Skilled in trouble-shooting complicated IT systems.
A strong understanding of the cyber threat landscape, with significant expertise in the cyber and insider threat analysis process.
Understanding of latest security trends, especially those associated with insider threat detection, response, and mitigation.
Working knowledge of cyber intelligence, the intelligence lifecycle, and the current cyber threat landscape, including threat actors and techniques.
Experience using a analytics platform and rule configuration.
Knowledge of contemporary SIEM platforms and their application to cyber threat analysis.
To qualify, candidates must have
A bachelor's degree and approximately 2-4 years' experience in data science, information security, or a related field.
In-depth understanding of statistics, information security, and incident analysis.
Excellent data analysis skills.
Knowledge of networking protocols, encryption, firewalls, host and network intrusion detection systems, data loss prevention systems, Windows and Linux.
Advanced written and verbal communications skills.
Valid driver's license in the United States, and ability and willingness to travel.
Individuals holding this position are required to undergo enhanced background screens before receiving an offer of employment. Periodic enhanced background screens will also be required.
What we offer
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
• Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
• Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
• Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
• Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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