Sr Manager, Head of Cyber Incident Management

Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Sr Manager, Head of Cyber Incident Management

Capital One’s Cyber Incident & Event Management team supports the rapid and effective response to crisis situations affecting Capital One-owned and managed technology assets.

The associate in this role will work closely with other Cyber Operations teams including the Capital One Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC) and Cyber Incident Management Team (CIM). When cyber incidents occur, the associate in this role will coordinate response activities to ensure effective remediation. This is an operational role which may include occasional non-standard working hours (nights/weekends).

  • Working closely with the appropriate accountable executive to determine scope and completion criteria
  • Provide direct guidance to a cross functional (tech, business, legal, cyber, communications) working group
  • Detailed tracking of all activities associated with the cyber event
  • Develop communications for senior leadership audience
  • Hold teams accountable for commitments to meet milestones
  • Facilitate working groups to solve complex challenges
  • Engage with senior leadership on updates and strategic direction
  • Communicate deep technical cybersecurity threat & incident response operations information across the Cybersecurity division, to include the CISO and CIO
  • Verify all work is properly documented in the Cybersecurity Incident Management system of record
  • Engage with associates across the Capital One enterprise including the Cybersecurity Operations Center (CSOC) and Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) teams as necessary
  • Benchmark “as-is” processes and technology against industry
  • Analyze Incident Management performance by observing trends, identifying and prioritizing corrective actions, and directing the those corrective actions to increase accountability, improve process effectiveness, demonstrate compliance, and provide quantifiable inputs for resource allocation decisions
  • Define quantifiable Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to measure efficiency and success of team activities
  • Maintain updated knowledge of best practices in Cybersecurity Operations and Incident Response processes to identify and recommend new technologies and/or processes with the potential to enhance operations
  • Develop, follow, and maintain ‘playbooks’ which provide a visual depiction of various operational workflows
  • Identify and enhance processes where automation has the potential to improve efficiency

B asic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma, GED or Equivalent Certification
  • At least 8 years of experience in Technology
  • At least 5 years of experience in Program Management

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5+ years of experience in Cybersecurity
  • 5+ years of experience in incident management, service delivery or knowledgebase management

    At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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