Cyber Threat Manager and Advisor

  • New York, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

FireEye is the leader in intelligence-led security-as-a-service. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant® consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. FireEye has over 7,500 customers across 67 countries, including more than 50 percent of the Forbes Global 2000.

Job Description

If you have a strong background in intelligence analysis and intelligence program management and are looking to be at the forefront as part of an intelligence-led security program, then we want to hear from you!  The successful candidate should be an independent, critical thinker skilled in working across a diverse set of client stakeholders as part of an integrated threat management center.  The ability to be a humble expert and a strong focus on teamwork is a must.


  • Serves as a trusted advisor to Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and CISO Staff Directors regarding all aspects of an advanced Threat Management Center
  • Utilizes all available tools, data and resources to support an advanced Threat Management Center
  • Provides master-level support for Threat Management activities, initiatives, and projects
  • Mentors the client on the production of operational, tactical and strategic intelligence about threat actor groups, the methodologies they use, and the motivations behind their activity
  • Works with client stakeholders to determine their intelligence needs and requirements
  • Directs cyber threat intelligence analysts to identify the origins, pathways, and methodologies of malicious cyber activities to attribute, model and predict future intrusions
  • Provides expert guidance regarding cyber threat indicators and warnings and support to networks
  • Manages client relations to ensure that service expectations are developed and met. Maintains regular contact with clients and coordinates and reports on project progress and accomplishments
  • Develops detailed project plans and schedules for  projects, including goals, risks and resource allocation
  • Ensures continuity of program activities and deliverables to support a large and multi-faceted customer project
  • Prepares and delivers briefings, assessments, lessons learned, after action reports, and other program documentation, both verbally and in writing, to the client’s executives, security team, and other key stakeholders
  • Serves as an expert resource for other staff to draw on, as needed 
  • Possesses the ability to work with little direct oversight


  • A minimum of 5 years of experience leading complex cybersecurity programs and initiatives
  • At least 3 years of experience in cyber threat intelligence collection, analysis, and production
  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably with a computer science or cybersecurity focus
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills; will require tracking of progress and outstanding issues across multiple projects
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Thorough understanding of network protocols and operating systems
  • Ability to convey results clearly in formal technical reports and deliver briefings
  • Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to work onsite in New York City
  • Ability to travel up to 40%
  • Experience, understanding of and interest in cybersecurity and privacy and CISSP, CISM, or CISA or related certifications are a plus.
  • PMP or equivalent certification a plus
  • Strong knowledge of tools used for wireless, web application, and network security testing
  • Reliable team player
  • Independent / capable of working effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Strong time management skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to successfully interface with C-suite level clients (internal and external)
  • Ability to document and explain technical details in a concise, understandable manner
  • Ability to manage and balance own time among multiple tasks, and lead junior staff when required
  • Experience with Jira, Trello, Asana or other modern project management tools
  • Experience with Google Suite and Microsoft Office
  • Prior experience working with or in state, local or federal government is a plus.
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance required

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
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