Cyber Intelligence Analyst

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Mar 19

Position description

The National Incident Response Team (NIRT), a national service provider for the Federal Reserve System, provides effective and efficient national intrusion detection, incident response, security intelligence, threat assessment, and vulnerability assessment services for the Federal Reserve System. The mission of the National Incident Response Team is to play a role in the Federal Reserve System’s efforts to protect its information systems against unauthorized use.


Your role as Cyber Intelligence Analyst:


You will work on a cyber intelligence team to defend the Federal Reserve System (FRS) from all cyber threats. Using raw and finished intelligence, this analyst will collaborate and understand essential bank customer requirements and risk profile to provide strategic assessments and context. This will include detailing and analyzing current events, threat actors, campaigns, and tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) with the purpose of synthesizing information, identifying patterns, determining cause and effect, and understanding impact to current bank business operations. You will participate in major analytic efforts to provide strategic insights on the effects of the cyber threat landscape to the FRS.

  • You will:

    • Collect, assess, and analyze intelligence reports from multiple sources and disciplines

    • Synthesize and place cyber and geopolitical intelligence information into context; draw insights about the possible effects and impact to bank business operations

    • Engage with client team members to provide tailored intelligence services by identifying intelligence requirements and providing unique intelligence

    • Develop customer intelligence portfolios through ongoing collaboration and dialogue with essential bank business operations

    • Review threats and provides analysis on how they relate to FRS environments

    • Communicate tactical and strategic threat information to business leaders to assist them in making cyber risk decisions and to reduce threats

    • Produce cyber intelligence reports communicating technical issues to a broad audience including information security staff, non-technical business representatives and senior management

    • Provide intelligence briefings and engagements to key bank partners

    • Work with partners to translate cyber intelligence into an instrumentation and detection strategy

What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Cybersecurity, Systems Analysis, International Relations, Political Science, Intelligence/National Security Studies, or a domain related field or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

  • 3+ years of combined IT and security work experience with a broad range of exposure to systems analysis, application development, systems administration and experience in computer network defense, computer network exploitation, incident response, computer forensics, malware reversing, or cyber intelligence; experience in relevant computer network defense discipline. 

  • Experience within national defense or the Intelligence Community and expert knowledge of analytic tradecraft along with an ability to interpret complex cyber security issues may substitute for formal technical training and experience.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain National Security Clearance, including US Citizenship.

  • Requires in-depth knowledge of security issues, techniques and effects across all existing computer platforms 

  • Experience designing and implementing security solutions 

  • Knowledge of computer network defense, computer network exploitation, incident response, computer forensics, malware reversing, or cyber intelligence.


Our organization offers benefits that are the best fit for you at every stage of your career:

  • Fully paid Pension plan and 401k with Generous Match

  • Comprehensive Insurance Plans (Medical, Dental and Vision including Flexible Spending Accounts and HSA)

  • Subsidized Public Transportation Program

  • Tuition Assistance Program 

  • Onsite Fitness & Wellness Center

  • Flexible Work Arrangements

  • And more

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