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Data Loss Prevention Leader

GE Energy
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Role Summary:The ability to secure important information is essential to the success of any business in this day and age. We are looking for an individual with significant IT Security experience to join our team and lead our Data Loss Prevention (DLP) efforts, staying current with the latest threats and defense capabilities and improving what is already in place.

Essential Responsibilities:As the DLP Leader you will lead Global Research's Data Loss Prevention processes and coordinate cross-functional efforts to ensure proper protection of business information from all threat sources. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and program management skills and significant experience in IT Security. This position reports to the GR CISO and plays an important role in our ability to protect the intellectual property that drives the future of our company.

In this role, you will:

+ Develop and maintain GR policies and standards related to Data Loss Prevention across the entire data lifecycle from creation through deletion.

+ Lead the GR DLP program including strategy, operations, and process improvements.

+ Lead Cybersecurity aspects of GR's Insider Threat program leveraging industry best practices and ensuring implementation of risk-based controls and processes.

+ Partner with Legal, Compliance, HR & Physical Security to ensure the implementation of strong, cross-functional DLP & Insider Threat programs.

+ Participate in DLP screening activities, investigations and incident response as a technical expert.

+ Support GR classified programs' DLP and Insider Threat requirements.

+ Coordinate GR Threat hunting activities, pro-actively identifying, evaluating, and defending against targeted threats and vulnerabilities.


+ Bachelors Degree in Information Technology or other technical discipline

+ 7+ years experience in Information Technology

+ 3+ years' experience in IT Security/Governance

+ Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

+ Project leadership and/or program management experience

+ Experience building and optimizing processes

+ Due to the nature of the work done at GE Global Research, this role requires the individual to be able obtain and maintain US Government Security Clearance; prerequisite for a security clearance is U.S. citizenship

+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY

+ Must be willing to travel occasionally

+ Must be 18 years or older.

+ You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered.

Desired Characteristics:

+ Masters Degree in Information Security

+ Information Security Certifications (i.e. CISSP, CISM, CAP, etc.)

+ Intelligence gathering and threat hunting experience

+ Experience in computer incident response, forensic analysis or related areas

+ Demonstrated experience working with information protection

+ Knowledge of MS Windows, Apple OS X, and Unix operating systems

+ Excellent written and oral communication skills

+ Excellent collaboration skills

+ Experience working across multiple functions and with global resources

About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GEs mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable). This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.Additional Locations:United States;New York;Niskayuna;


Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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