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Cognizant Technology Solutions Insider Threat Office Cyber Intelligence Senior Manager in New York, New York

Insider Threat Office Cyber Intelligence Senior Manager

Remote Role - USA

Position Description

Cyber Intelligence (CyInt) Senior Manager who will work within the Cognizant Insider Threat (ITO) Office. Lead the successful integration of the Insider Threat Office tools. Conduct threat analysis, provide assessments of threats and vulnerabilities, produce investigative leads, uncover policy violations, assess risk posed by trusted insiders, manage the data collection effort on Cognizant's networks using User activity monitoring (UAM) tools.

The ITO CyInt Senior Manager will be responsible for individual tasks and will also help shape the Threat Intelligence Program's long-term strategy and maturity. This is a high-impact role that will require constantly dealing with real-world security challenges. You will be working with seasoned counterintelligence professionals whose goal is to consistently challenge the status-quo and improve Cognizant's security posture through threat intelligence


Responsible for managing the global ITO CyInt functions, and long/short term road map for Cognizant. Use all sources of insider risk assurance, and technical data collection to produce a common operating picture of CyInt and insider risk activity, threat profiles, and trends. This includes maintaining new threat research, threat profile analysis, and warnings.

Be the representative of the Insider Threat Office in your respective region

Help strategize and drive improvement of the Cognizant security posture

Produce regular write-ups of threat intelligence cyber reports

Update CyInt Standard Operating Procedures as needed

Correlate information from multiple technical user activity monitoring (UAM) tools and databases, user behavior analytics (UBA), data loss prevention (DLP), Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)) and non-technical data sources to enable proactive insider risk detection

Develop a portfolio of historical threat activity, trends and common CyInt attack vectors to predict future insider risk incidents.

Provide awareness to internal teams and leadership on changes to the CyInt threat landscape through various products.

Identify potential information systems and cyber tools

Identify and evaluate potential risks and threats (e.g., cyber-attacks, cybercrime, etc


U.S. Citizenship, living in the US

Clearance Requirements:


Work Experience:

Program management

Experience working on Insider Threat programs

Strong verbal/written communication, with ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels of responsibility and authority; must be able to prioritize, delegate and foster the development of teams to lead/support an environment driven by customer service and teamwork

Broad knowledge of Cloud Solutions (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), IT technologies, operating systems, applications, and network security platforms; including, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems such as Qradar and Splunk

Knowledge in insider threat and analysis as it relates to network intrusion and CyInt activities

Experience in MS Office Suite

Key Behavioral Characteristics

Motivated leader, accountable and a self-starter

Able to function both independently and as part of a team

Strong trouble-shooting and organizational skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously; ability to participate in resource planning processes based on defined organizational plans.

Nice to have requirements:

Knowledge of DLP technologies like Symantec/Broadcom DLP Suite, Symantec/Broadcom Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Symantec/Broadcom SEP, Microsoft Security Suite (Defender, DLP for OneDrive, etc.), and Microsoft AIP.

Cybersecurity Certifications: Security+, CISM, CISSP, GCIH, or CERT Insider Threat Manager or related.

Experience working for a global Fortune 500 Company.


8+ years of IT experience with at least 6 years in an information security role and related experience with Data Loss Prevention and Insider Threat Programs.

Minimum of 3 years working in cybersecurity, and a subject matter advisor in security, insider threat, and corporate/industrial espionage.


Bachelor's Degree in Cybersecurity, Information systems, Information Technology or Computer Science from an accredited college or university or 8+ years' experience in lieu of college degree

In general, arrangement for flexible schedule is feasible
Employee Status : Full Time Employee
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Sep 02 2022

About CognizantCognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us

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