Thursday , February 22 2024

ABSA Jobs in Durban – ITP Security Analyst

Website Absa Group Limited

Job Description:

You will be responsible for the identification, management and mitigation of insider threat security events. Routine activities include; Triaging anomalous event data; conducting complex and technical data source analysis; providing investigative leads for threat investigators; providing data analysis and analytical support for cases & projects; providing internal and external insider threat intelligence.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the management of incidents and investigative leads; including notification and escalation response as per defined Insider Trust Program guidelines
  • Support business engagement by applying technical and functional expertise
  • Delivers recommendations and actions to improve the detection, prevention and escalation of insider threat security events (i.e.: Enhance PRI signals)
  • Identify techniques, tactics and procedures for new insider threats and trends
  • Works as part of a multidisciplinary team in the delivery of insider threat management
  • Improve and challenge existing processes and procedures in an agile and fast moving environment
  • Perform data analysis and analytical insights into case & project work
  • Contributes to the execution of triage controls to detect anomalous events collected by approved
  • User Behavioral Analytical (UBA) tooling and other available technologies to decipher underlying threats, trends and anomalies from an insider threat perspective
  • Assist in the development of ITPs administrative policies and procedures
  • Case management on the UBA management platform
  • Prepare and deliver reports, using metrics and data visualizations, to effectively communicate risk management to ITP Lead
  • Stays current with global developments in the industry through research, periodicals, seminars, training, vendor site visits, and memberships
  • Help develop innovative Insider Threat capabilities to further enhance our proactive and reactive analytical processes

Job Requirements:

  • Insider threat program experience will be beneficial
  • Able to evaluate business standards / policies / procedures and security processes for potential opportunities for insider exploitation
  • Strong analytical skills to define risk, identify potential threats, document and develop action/mitigation plan
  • Able to handle sensitive information with discretion and employ high ethical standards
  • Experience with case and consequence management
  • Ability to triage security events to identify potential insider threats
  • Good analytical skills
  • A good understanding of cyber security attack paths, mitigation and defense mechanisms
  • Good level of understanding of insider threats relative to financial services / behavioural analytics / relationship between insider threats and incident response
  • Able to manage competing priorities and work efficiently under pressure

Job Details:

Company: Absa Group Limited

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Randburg

Application Deadline: N/A

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