Job description

If you’re looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join Global Service Center (GSC) HSBC and discover how valued you’ll be. HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Lead Analyst Global Cybersecurity Operations.

Job Summary:
Global Cybersecurity Operations (GCO) provides a coordinated suite of “Network Defence” services responsible for detecting and responding to information and cybersecurity threats to HSBC assets across the globe and is under the management of the Head of Global Cybersecurity Operations. This includes dedicated functions for the monitoring and detection of threats within the global estate as well as Cybersecurity Incident Management and Response activities.  These two principal functions are supported by additional internal Global Defence (GD) capabilities in: Cyber Intelligence and Threat Analysis, Technical Director Office, Cybersecurity Engineering and Service Reliability Engineering.  Critical to the success of GCO is its close partnership with sister Cybersecurity teams, IT Infrastructure Delivery and Global Business and Function clients. The overall GCO and GD mission is placed under the purview of the Cybersecurity Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and the Group Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

Main responsabilities:

  • Work as a senior member of the Monitoring and Threat Detection team within an “Analysis POD” tasked with triage of threat detection events from across the entire global HSBC technology estate.
  • Collaborate with colleagues across Threat Detection and Incident Management areas to ensure a rapid and focussed identification and escalation of potential threat events.
  • Provide support into Incident Response actions, providing SME knowledge to ensure continuity and depth of investigation.
  • Involvement in “Purple Team” and Threat Simulation activities, ensuring that the detection capability is accurately assessed and validated.
  • Collaborate with the Threat Hunters on hypothesis driven threat hunt and advanced data analysis.
  • Apply structured analytical techniques and critical thinking to ensure consistent triage of threat events.
  • Contribute to Post-Incident reviews, ensuring that output is captured and use to continually improve detection posture.
  • Support the Crew Lead during shift handovers, ensuring the effective operations 24x7x365.
  • Provide expert-level advice and technical leadership to the team, driving the continued evolution of hunting, monitoring, detection, analysis and response capabilities and processes.
  • 5+ years of experience in cyber security senior analyst role or similar.
  • Experience within an enterprise scale organisation; including hands-on experience of complex data centre environments, preferably in the finance or similarly regulated sector.
  • Industry recognised cyber security related certifications including; CEH, OSCP, EnCE, SANS GSEC, GCIH, GCIA, and/or CISSP
  • Formal education and advanced degree in Information Security, Cyber-security, Computer Science or similar and/or commensurate demonstrated
  • work experience in the same.
  • Ability to speak, read and write in English, in addition to your local language.
  • Good understanding and knowledge of common industry cyber security frameworks, standards and methodologies, including; MITRE ATT&CK, OWASP, ISO2700x series, PCI DSS, GLBA, EU data security and privacy acts, FFIEC guidelines, CIS and NIST standards

Due to the urgent hiring need, candidates with immediate right to work locally and no relocation need will be prioritised. 

At HSBC we offer our colleagues a greater number of leave days so that they can fully enjoy their wedding, take care of the new member of the family, or grieve the loss of a family member. Our paid leave package is at the forefront in Mexico, now you have one more reason to be HSBC and proudly live a culture of well-being, balance and care.

HSBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culture where all employees are valued, respected and opinions count. We take pride in providing a workplace that fosters continuous professional development, flexible working and, opportunities to grow within an inclusive and diverse environment. We encourage applications from all suitably qualified persons irrespective of, but not limited to, their gender or genetic information, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, social status, medical care leave requirements, political affiliation, people with disabilities, color, national origin, veteran status, etc., We consider all applications based on merit and suitability to the role.

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