5 months ago
: Aug 21, 2019
: Europe, Middle East, Africa-United Kingdom-United Kingdom-Glasgow
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
: Data Management
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Level: Associate
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
Morgan Stanley’s Glasgow office employs in excess of 1,500 staff across Operations, Technology, Legal and Compliance, Internal Audit, Fund Services and Finance. Due to our growing business, we have a demand for career minded people to join our teams. Our opportunities offer unrivalled scope for progression and training within a fast paced, meritocratic and constantly changing environment. Morgan Stanley pride themselves on maintaining a culture which champions diversity, an inclusive environment for all, recognition and an opportunity to give back to our communities through various local charity partnerships. The office is located centrally and enjoys the additional benefits of an onsite gym and restaurant.
Morgan Stanley’s Global Cybersecurity Fusion Center is charged with assessing, detecting, and responding to cyber threats, vulnerabilities, or incidents that threaten the Firm. Comprised of cyber threat intelligence, cyber analytics, and cyber event management teams, Fusion serves as the operational cornerstone of the Firm’s cyber defense strategy - enabling the Firm to rapidly align our defensive capabilities to adapt to changing adversary tactics.
The Fusion Cyber Analytics team is responsible for detecting cyber threats to the Firm working closely with infrastructure teams, security control owners, threat intelligence analysts, incident responders, cyber event managers and business unit partners.
As a member of Cyber Analytics, you will be responsible for analyzing data, developing threat visibility, establishing detective methodology and implementing continuous monitoring solutions that will feed the alerting and incident response process. Your partners will include engineering teams responsible for deploying the Firm's security controls and infrastructure, as well as other cyber security functions involved in security architecture and vulnerability management.
Besides analytics development, you will also be responsible for driving continuous improvements to the team's processes and technology stack. Processing over 30 billion events each day, our analytics sense-making layer is a modern real-time streaming data architecture comprising a mixture of commercial and open-source technologies, including Apache NiFi, Kafka, Spark, and Splunk. Knowledge of one or more of these technologies is strongly desired. Demonstrated ability and desire to rapidly learn new technologies is a must.
Other requirements include a strong interest in cybersecurity, passion for solving difficult problems, practical experience in various programming languages, propensity for teamwork and passion for continuous learning. Enterprise software development and data science experience are a plus.
Ability to work in an agile, dynamic working environment is required to effectively respond to rapidly changing cyber threats.
- Passionate interest in data analytics and cyber security
- Positive attitude and enthusiasm to learn new technologies and expand professional skills
- Ability to collaborate with other developers and end users to craft end-to-end solutions
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Well versed in data structures, caching, design patterns and enterprise application design.
- Experience with big data platforms such as Splunk, ELK, Apache Kafka/Spark/Storm or with relational databases or NoSQL databases
- Experience with build tools, unit testing, as well as version control systems like Git.
Interested in flexible working opportunities? Morgan Stanley empowers employees to have greater freedom of choice through flexible working arrangements. Speak to our recruitment team to find out more.
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents. *LI-FM1