The Detection Team at BNY Mellon develops and maintains the signals, tools, and infrastructure required to perform deep analysis of threats on our corporate environment. This role will be responsible for identifying and constantly evolving techniques to detect sophisticated attacks. As part of this team, you will be building advanced and novel detection mechanisms for attacker techniques tactics and procedures, developing systems to automate remediation, conducting threat hunting, and performing network and systems forensics, as well as malware and indicator and analysis.
BNY Mellon, cybersecurity is a top priority for both technology and the business. The members of the Information Security Division are on constant alert, using their creativity and knowledge of cybersecurity, technology and business processes to develop and deliver creative solutions. In this fast-paced environment, staff collaborate to respond to current risks, while identifying and anticipating future threats. Our cyber capabilities encompass the full spectrum of services from Cyber Operations (SOC, Cyber Threat Intelligence, Vulnerability Management, Cyber Incident Response, Penetration Testing & Red Teaming, Cyber Analytics & Fraud, and Insider threat) to Cyber Architecture and Engineering (Network, Platform, Cloud, and Applications Security). Together with the CISO and his leadership team, staff provide a robust set of cyber services that provide full scope protection and response capabilities across the BNY Mellon enterprise. We help our businesses, the bank's executive team, and our board of directors understand cybersecurity risk and the steps that must be taken to create and maintain a secure environment that drives innovation.
As a global investments company, BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments, and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. Every day, our Technology employees make this happen while also seeking out new ways to do it more efficiently and effectively.
As part of BNY Mellon's global Technology organization, you'll have the opportunity to engage with some of the best and brightest, technology, business, and financial minds to find new and better ways to exceed our clients' expectations and build the future of financial services. With more than 230 years of industry leading experience under our belts, you might even say that we are the original fintech.
What You'll Be Doing:
BNY Mellon is seeking motivated and high energy engineers for a unique opportunity to be a part of both Cyber Security and Reliability and Control Engineering to build and run sustainable and reliable large scale Cyber Security platforms and ensure that they are ensuring control completeness for the firm.
Cyber Security is the state or process of mitigating risk and protecting and recovering networks, devices, systems, and programs from any type of danger to organizations' information which may lead to unauthorized access to sensitive data amongst other risks and threats.
Reliability Engineering is an engineering discipline that combines software and systems engineering to build and run large-scale, massively distributed, fault-tolerant systems. Reliability Engineering ensures that a company's services - both internally critical and externally-visible systems have reliability and uptime appropriate to users' needs.
Analyze problems, evaluate technical issues, test, maintain, modify, integrate, monitor and ensure to automate software systems.
Analysis of Software Rules engines and automation
Responsible for design, development, testing and implementation of automated solutions that will interact with multiple third party applications
Incident management and post-mortem culture.
Troubleshooting challenging and complex issues with data movement/availability/lineage/handling.
Present technical concepts and create technical documentation.
Being involved in system design, platform management, and capacity planning.
Building sustainable production systems by eliminating unnecessary complexity and toil.
Solving complex problems by a process of elimination, creating bespoke tooling where appropriate.
Implement config management to large platforms and devops lifecycle tools
Ensure stability in large scale interconnected global platforms
Data Platform infrastructure management
Perform Changes via Change Management process on large scale infrastructure
Assisting users with platform usage and use cases
Consults on a senior level and provides professional support for major components of the company's information security infrastructure. Contributes to the development and implementation of security architecture, standards, procedures and guidelines for multiple platforms in diverse system environments. Consults with the business and operational infrastructure personnel regarding new and existing technologies. Recommends new security tools to management and reports and provides guidance and expertise in their implementation. Reviews and analyzes highly complex data and information to provide insights, conclusions and actionable recommendations. Defines, implements, and applies area-wide security and/or COB policies and standards by leveraging in-depth knowledge of globally accepted information security and/or COB principles. Addresses high risk security concerns or incidents. Recommends course of action to mitigate risk and ensures that appropriate standards are established and published. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives.
Who We're Looking For:
Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred
10-12 years of experience in information security or related technology experience required
Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus
Proficiency in Microsoft suite of products
Proficiency in one or more of the following: Python, Go, C, C++, Java, Perl, Ruby, or any other non-shell script language
Proficiency in data mining with query or search languages such as SQL, Splunk SPL, etc
Experience with UNIX operating systems internals and networking
Familiarity with various UNIX performance and system tools (e.g., strace, iostat, free, top, tcpdump , grep, awk, sed , etc...)
Experience in troubleshooting large scale distributed systems.
Experience in developing blackbox monitoring for systems using modern tools (e.g. prometheus / selenium)
Integrating products using APIs
Solid understanding of Risk culture
Solid understanding of Systems Controls and Risk Reduction techniques
Understanding and integrating new technologies such as cloud infrastructure
Build, Run, and Manage
Large Scale Agent Management and automation of the same
Bonus Experience Desired:
Experience with logging systems like Splunk, ELK, syslog
Experience with Attack simulation tools such as Verodin
Experience with distributed systems design.
Debugging / optimizing code
Modern development practices. A strong preference for CI / CD / Devops techniques
Experience with Cyber Security Tools
Experience in managing a large scale Splunk environment is a distinct advantage
Excellent communication, presentation and business writing skills
Team player and quick learner
For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.
BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans. Our ambition is to build the best global team - one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve - and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums.