Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.
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Location: New York City, New York
At the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the work we do is consequential and challenging. Our environment encourages growth and diversity. Our employees flourish in a team-oriented atmosphere and are dedicated to the important mission of the New York Fed.
The National Incident Response Team (NIRT), a national service provider for the Federal Reserve System, delivers effective and efficient national intrusion detection, incident response, security intelligence, threat assessment, and vulnerability assessment services for the Federal Reserve System. The mission of the National Incident Response Team is to play a leading role in the Federal Reserve System's efforts to protect its information systems against unauthorized use.
Your role as a Lead Cyber Hunter:
The mission of NIRT's Incident Detection and Analysis (IDA) team is to be an agile team that effectively detects, analyses and investigates information security incidents for its customers. The team is focused on ensuring the security and integrity of critical enterprise systems and environments through the use of various analytical data mining techniques and automated tactics. As a Lead Cyber Hunter, you are responsible for spear-heading the NIRT's cyber hunting capabilities holistically. Through partnerships as well as internal and external data collection and mining, you will search for deep, persistent threats that may not be detected by traditional techniques. You are also responsible for expanding the team's cyber hunting capabilities through cross-training; you will serve as a cyber hunter subject matter expert for the NIRT. Furthermore you will execute core detection responsibilities in order to remain familiar with operational data.