Delivery Manager - Cyber

Location:Reading
Job Type:Full Time

Do you have a passion for helping Microsoft’s clients defend themselves against targeted exploitation?

Are you interested in being intimately involved in the latest, cutting-edge developments in the security industry, communicating with security industry leaders, and having a direct impact on the security of all Microsoft customers?

Do you want to be on the front lines of helping our customers go toe-to-toe against advanced adversaries? If so, you might be a candidate for the Microsoft Cybersecurity Detection and Response Team (DART).


We are looking for a Cybersecurity Delivery Manager, who will be responsible for managing incident response teams in the delivery, investigation, and remediation of advanced cyber-attacks for our worldwide commercial and public-sector enterprise customers.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • The management and leadership of cyber security engineers
  • Developing Business Strategy and providing Technical Though Leadership
  • Innovating, partnering, delivering, and maintaining highly impactful, relevant, and profitable cybersecurity offerings and capabilities
  • Fostering partnerships with the Cybersecurity leadership team, Microsoft Product Groups and internal security stakeholders.
  • Resourcing and managing customer engagements to ensure profitability, high customer satisfaction, and operational excellence
  • Ensuring strategic delivery coordination, capacity, and readiness planning against and beyond business plans

Qualifications

Qualifications:

Ideal candidates should possess approximately 10+ years of related work experience along with the following:

  • Strong people management and leadership, Operational Control (operating and budgeted expense)
  • Experience leading both a services organization and product development function
  • Developing Business Strategy and providing Technical Though Leadership
  • Managing customer engagements escalations to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Advanced technical degree or equivalent experience along with keenly honed management and leadership experience
  • Expert understanding of technology and security principles and possess knowledge of the cyber threat landscape
  • Strong oral and written communication, organization and interpersonal skills

Experience with some of the following is a distinct advantage:

  • Demonstrated history of leading teams of IR engineers to successfully investigate cases of advanced targeted exploitation or similar interactive hacking cases
  • Proven experience in helping enterprises manage vulnerabilities, measure security and ensure compliance
  • Recognized as a subject matter expert in IR with a deep understanding of real-world APT tools, tactics, and procedures. Must be able to quickly determine if cases are criminal, commodity malware, or advanced persistent cases and chart the course of the team’s response appropriate for each type of case
  • Cloud SaaS and PaaS experience and an understanding of investigations in those environments and leveraging cloud for investigation scale
  • International consulting experience is a plus

If you are looking for a role that will allow you to use your knowledge and passion to strengthen the security posture of customers, you will have a bright future within our Cybersecurity Detection and Response Team (DART).

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Short-notice travel will likely be 25% or higher as is demanded by the needs of our customers and our business. Position location is flexible.

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