Cyber Security Vice President

Employer
BlackRock
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jan 2023
Closes
09 Feb 2023
Ref
18407822
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Description

About this role

Position: Cyber Operations - Information Security

Corporate Level: Vice President

Location: Singapore

Department: Technology & Operations (T&O)

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

Our Benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

Cyber Monitoring Lead

The Cyber Monitoring Team Lead is responsible for overseeing the 24x7 Monitoring operation that reviews all incoming threats and alerts. The Cyber Monitoring lead needs to demonstrate thoughtful knowledge of the evolving cyber threat landscape, BlackRock's risks, controls and security thresholds and recognize the expertise and importance of differentiated roles within the SOC. More specifically, the team lead will support the global Cyber Monitoring function and have following key responsibilities:

  • Performs daily review of reports and alerts to identify Information Security events for further investigation while escalating exceptional events as necessary.
  • Manages the day-to-day activities of the tier 1 and tier 2 teams to ensure effective resolution of alerts
  • Performs team management activities for both employees and contract workers.
  • Act as a mentor for more junior team members
  • Acts as an escalation point for regional information security incidents and lead the response to incidents impacting the region and/or occurring during regional business hours.
  • Performs investigation and escalation for complex or high severity security threats or incidents
  • Ensures that all identified events are promptly validated and thoroughly investigated
  • Collaborates with technical teams to identify, resolve, and mitigate events
  • Provides advice and guidance on the response action plans for information risk events and incidents based on incident type and severity
  • Assists with containment of threats and remediation of environment during or after an incident
  • Effectively communicates with InfoSec management and regional senior management to further the cyber security program and ensure timely notification and updates on information security incidents.
  • Regularly develop new and interesting use cases for future SIEM logic
  • Participate in cyber threat hunts in support of the global cyber operations function
  • Assist with forensics investigations.
  • Participate in the creation, modification and maintenance of all Cyber Monitoring policies and procedures
  • Keep abreast of cyber security trends and the emerging threat landscape in general and as it relates to BlackRock
  • Deliver timely and detailed documentation related to any incident including the findings, review and follow-up activities


The ideal candidate should possess:

  • 5+ years of experience in security operations center, or similar security technical and operational role is helpful
  • University Degree. MBA, CISSP, CISM, GCHI, CEH, CCNA, or GIAC are preferred
  • Willing to take action attitude and willingness to roll up sleeves
  • Intermediate knowledge in system security architecture and security solutions - IDS, Splunk, Data Loss Prevention, EDR tools, etc.
  • Intermediate knowledge of networking fundamentals (TCP/IP, Network Layers, etc.)
  • Intermediate knowledge of malware operation and indicators
  • Intermediate knowledge of current threat landscape (threat actors, APT, cyber-crime, etc.)
  • Intermediate knowledge of security related technologies and their functions (IDS, IPS, FW, WAF, SIEM, DLP, Proxy, next gen anti-malware etc.)
  • Intermediate knowledge of Firewall and Proxy technology
  • Intermediate knowledge of malware operation and indicators
  • Intermediate knowledge of penetration techniques
  • Sophisticated event analysis demonstrating SIEM tools
  • Sophisticated incident investigation and response skill set
  • Advanced log parsing and analysis skill set
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills


Other personal characteristics:

  • Integrity and the highest ethical standards
  • Quickly adjusts sophisticated data and information and displays a developed learning agility
  • Self-starter with the personal aim to achieve superior performance
  • Courage of convictions and the ability to respectfully debate the status quo
  • Natural curiosity and desire to always learn


Our benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

Our hybrid work model

BlackRock's current hybrid work model is designed to enable in-person connections and collaboration that is core to our culture, while supporting increased flexibility for all employees. In line with local health guidance and regulations, employees are required to work at least 3 days in the office each week, with the flexibility to work from home up to 2 days a week. Some business groups may require more time in the office due to their roles and responsibilities. The health, safety and well-being of our people will always be our top priorities; we will continue to monitor local conditions and health advisories in making decisions about our work environments.

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to age, disability, family status, gender identity, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation and other protected attributes at law.