11. September 2023

Job Description

1 company! That is the journey Novartis is on in its quest to extend and improve people’s lives through reimagining medicine. We have a clear strategy: to be a focused medicines company powered by sophisticated therapy platforms and data science. We recognize that our People drive our company and that significant effort is being invested in unleashing their power through the transformation of our culture and our organization.
The Associate Director DDIT ISC - Threat Hunter will leverage a variety of tools and resources to proactively detect, investigate and mitigate emerging and persistent threats impacting Novartis networks, systems, users, and applications.

Your Responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but not limited to :

• This role will involve coordination and communication with technical and nontechnical teams including security leadership and business stakeholders. -As an experienced skilled analyst this role will also involve coaching and mentoring of more junior analysts.
• Forensics and Incident response
• Serve as escalation point for conducting investigations into security incidents involving advanced and sophisticated threat actors and TTPs.
• Perform forensic collection and analysis of electronic assets and devices.
• Scripts and malicious software log sources from a variety of systems and applications.
• Manage incident response activities including scoping, communication, reporting and long term remediation planning.
• Threat Hunting, review incident and intelligence reports from a variety of internal and external sources and teams.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
•University working and thinking level, degree in business/technical/scientific area or comparable education/experience.
•8+ years of demonstrated ability in Incident Response / Computer Forensics / CSOC team /Threat Hunting or related fields.
• Experienced IT administration with broad and in-depth technical, analytical, and conceptual skills
• •Experience in reporting to and communicating with senior level management (with and without IT background, with and without in-depth risk management background) on incident response topics.
• •Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills; interpersonal and collaborative skills; and the ability to communicate information risk-related and incident response concepts to technical as well as nontechnical audiences
• Excellent understanding and knowledge of general IT infrastructure technology and systems. Good knowledge of IT Security Project Management

Why Novartis?
766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.
We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.
We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!
Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!
Petaling Jaya
Technology Transformation
Full Time
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Associate Director DDIT ISC - Threat Hunter

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