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Strategic Threat Intelligence Manager

NCC Group

NCC Group

United Kingdom · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, July 18, 2023

Job Title: Strategic Threat Intelligence Manager – Cyber Threat Intelligence

Practice: Global Threat Intelligence

Thanks for checking out our job opening; we are excited that YOU are interested in learning more about NCC Group.

We are on a mission to make society a safer and more secure place. Our people are the ones who make that possible; a global community of talented individuals working together towards a safer future.

We aim to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential. We work together, we are brilliantly creative, we embrace difference, and we want you to join in our mission, as a Strategic Threat Intelligence Manager.

Take a look at our website here to learn more about why we’re one of the leading global Cyber Security and Risk Mitigation business… https://www.nccgroup.com/uk/

The Opportunity

  • The development and growth of the Strategic Threat Intelligence capability which forms part of NCC Group’s broader Threat Intelligence team.

  • The development and delivery of our consultant-led client facing delivery.

  • Supporting and leading Consultancy Cyber Threat Intelligence Engagements across various national and international frameworks (*BEST, TIBER, iCAST, AASE)

  • Supporting and leading threat intelligence consultancy engagements producing threat landscape reports, online exposure assessments and threat intelligence maturity assessments.

The Challenge

  • Line management of threat intelligence analysts.

  • Play a key role in setting the intelligence direction and collection priorities for NCC Group.

  • Building and maintaining relationships with internal and external partners and clients to ensure a more complete picture of the threat landscape.

  • Working under operational time pressure, self-managing tasks, meeting deadlines in support of customer and NCC Group requirements.

  • Understanding motivations of relevant actors, identifying their targets and way of working

  • Maintain a working knowledge of the cyber threat to various economic sectors, regions, and countries.

  • As a manager within the Global Threat Intelligence team, you are expected to set an example in both output and work ethic. Your support to the wider organisation will be critical in the development of NCC Group’s Threat Intelligence capabilities.

Essential Skills

At NCC Group we are passionate about passionate people; someone who wants to join in our mission of making the world safer and more secure, whilst learning new skills and advancing their career forward.

In terms of technical and behavioural capabilities, we are looking for individuals who have experience in the following areas:

  • Be familiar with Threat Intelligence Principles, and Testing Frameworks such as CBEST and TIBER.

  • Hold a CREST Certified Threat Intelligence Manager (CCTIM), CREST Registered Threat Intelligence Analyst (CRTIA), or equivalent qualification.

  • Have excellent communications skills, both in terms of written and verbally delivered work.

  • Previous experience as a threat intelligence analyst or similar position.

  • Knowledge of networking protocols, including TCP/IP, Domain Name System (DNS), subdomains

  • Knowledge of ‘cyber’ terminology and concepts

  • Can conduct research and use reconnaissance skills, especially the use of OSINT research techniques.

  • Technical knowledge of integrating threat intelligence sources with other technologies e.g. Splunk, MS Sentinel, Carbon Black.

  • Have experience with Threat Intelligence Platforms e.g. MISP

Please do not hesitate to apply.

About NCC Group

The NCC Group family has over 2,000 members located all around the world, providing a trusted advisory service to 15,000 customers. Born in the UK, we have now have offices in North America, Canada, Europe, Asia- Pacific and United Arab Emirates.

We are passionate about helping our customers to protect their brand, value and reputation against the ever-evolving threat landscape. We fuel that passion with investment in our people and our business.

Our values and code of ethics are at the heart of how we operate – we work together, we are brilliantly creative, and we embrace difference. We treat everyone and everything with equal respect.

We want to create an environment where all colleagues feel psychologically, emotionally and physically safe to be authentic, sharing their personal experiences to represent the diversity of the world they live in, and have equal opportunity to achieve their best.

About your application

We review every application received and will get in touch if your skills and experience match what we’re looking for. If you don’t hear back from us within 10 days, please don’t be too disappointed – we may keep your CV on our database for any future vacancies and we would encourage you to keep an eye on our career opportunities as there may be other suitable roles.

If you do not want us to retain your details, please email global.ta@nccgroup.com. All personal data is held in accordance with the NCC Group Privacy Policy. We are committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please tell us at any stage.

Please note that this role has background clearance as mandatory due to the nature of the work NCC Group does. To apply, you must be willing and able to undergo the vetting process.