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Lead Cybersecurity Responder

Cox Automotive | North Hills NY 11040 USA | Part Time | Posted: 01/03/2023

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The Cybersecurity Manager - Cyber Intelligence & Incident Response is responsible for incident response for internal and external threats. The Cybersecurity Manager performs advanced threat analysis, forensics, leads investigations, collaborates with internal teams for security monitoring & response, improves monitoring response of security events and improves the threat intelligence program.

Incident Response

  • Leads investigations and responds to internal and external security threats.
  • Works closely with MSSP services, external forensic providers, and in-house teams to respond to and remediate both internal and external security incidents.
  • Reviews compromised systems and/or resources to identify root cause of security incidents and required remediation actions.
  • Leverages forensic toolsets to investigate incidents and implements advanced forensic tools to speed up incident response investigations.
  • Provides timely detection and identification of possible attacks, intrusions, anomalous activities, misuse activities, and distinguishes incidents and events from benign activities.
  • Correlates incident data to identify specific vulnerabilities and makes recommendations that enable swift remediation and prevent future issues from occurring.
  • Plans, implements, and documents incident handling and response tasks and procedures.

Cybersecurity & Response

  • Implements advanced security monitoring techniques to identify malicious behavior on the network, servers, endpoints and cloud-based environments.
  • Manages Threat Intelligence system and performs threat hunting activities to identify compromised systems, users and technologies.
  • Researches new TTPs (tactics, techniques, and procedures) threat actors are utilizing to undermine enterprise IT environments.
  • Builds and develops threat detection and automated threat remediation use cases utilizing SIEM and other cloud technologies.
  • Develops and advances in-house security tooling to detect and respond to custom security use cases.
  • Reviews proposed security deployments to ensure security requirements are met.
  • Fully understands all security events and implements security monitoring solutions to protect from current and future attacks.
  • Improves security products such as SIEM, IDS, DDoS protection, and other industry standard technologies.
  • Proposes and helps review security plans and policies to improve corporate security posture.
  • Maintains operational guidelines, diagrams, and documentation for the Cybersecurity program.
  • Provides off hour support as needed for security monitoring and response activities, along with issue resolution.
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed to address new security threats facing enterprise environments.

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field and 7+ years of experience or equivalent combination of industry related professional experience and education.
  • Working experience with Information Security, Network Security, Security Monitoring, and Incident Response.
  • Working experience with Cloud-based technologies (IaaS, PaaS).
  • Working experience with industry standard security technologies and services such as Threat Intelligence, Email protection, DDoS protection, VPN, IDS/IPS, DLP technologies, EDR, Proxy systems, SIEM.
  • Strong experience with event/log analysis and forensics.


  • GSEC, GCIA, GFE, GCFA, CISA, CISSP, CISM, OSCP, or CIA certification(s)
  • Network/System Administration experience

To be employed in this role, you’ll need to clear a pre-employment background check and drug test. Cox Automotive does not currently consider a pre-employment drug test for marijuana for this position. However, we are a drug-free workplace, so the possession, use or being under the influence of drugs illegal under federal or state law during work hours, on company property and/or in company vehicles is prohibited.

About Cox Automotive

At Cox Automotive, people of every background are driven by their passion for mobility, innovation and community. We transform the way the world buys, sells, owns and uses cars, accelerating the industry with global powerhouse brands like Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim and more. What’s more, we do it all with an emphasis on employee growth and happiness. Drive your future forward and join Cox Automotive today! 

About Cox

Cox empowers employees to build a better future and has been doing so for over 120 years. With exciting investments and innovations across transportation, communications, cleantech and healthcare, our family of businesses – which includes Cox Automotive and Cox Communications – is forging a better future for us all. Ready to make your mark? Join us today! 


Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.

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Location North Hills, NY, 11040, United States
Categories Information Technology

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