EY Cyber as a Service - Data Protection - Product Lead in Dallas, Texas

Title: Cyber as a Service - Data Protection - Product Lead

Location: US-TX-Dallas

Job Number: DAL004LS


Qualifications:

. Job Summary:

Cyber threats continue to evolve and pose serious risks within the business environment. Clients require to identify sensitive data in their environment and protect it from unauthorized usage and loss. EY’s Data Protection (DP) services, part of EY’s Cybersecurity as a Service (CaaS), provides capabilities to address the ongoing operational requirements to safeguard business critical and sensitive data.

As a CaaS security professional you will belong to a globally connected team of security professional delivering 24x7 services helping our clients with their most complex information security needs from our Dallas Cybersecurity Center.

EY is a global leading service provider in this space, you will work with the best of the best in a collaborative environment and will have the opportunity to develop skills in line with the market. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the technology delivery and to support Data Protection service offerings, including Managed Data Discovery, Managed Data Loss Prevention, Managed Data Obfuscation Services, Managed Data Access Governance, Managed PKI, Data Classification and Data Protection as a Service (DPaaS)

  • Responsible for staying abreast of industry leading vendors in domain(s) and informing their product roadmaps

  • Ensures that product technology is available to meet the agreed upon service level objectives to support the delivery of the DP service

  • Product lifecycle management from concept to phasing out of the product(s)

  • Collaboration with the service business lead to create and solution new services to generate new revenue streams

  • Analyzes, identifies and quantifies opportunities for new market opportunities, new product features and new product ideas

  • Preparation, presentation and implementation of businesses cases and business plans for new markets, new product features and new product ideas

  • Understand own/new product markets extremely well, including identification of potential technologies, best practices, competitors and partners, merger and acquisitions, and strategies

  • Communicate issues and seek support in a timely manner to eliminate roadblocks and drive collaboration, speed, innovation, and excellence

  • Makes decisions, and champion’s enhancements or new products for the product line supporting the overall business strategy

  • Gain and maintain expertise in the product, market and business trends

  • Continually monitor competitor and industry development

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Demonstrate deep technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Demonstrate ability to quickly assimilate to new knowledge. Possess in depth business acumen. Remain current on new developments in the data protection as a service capabilities as well as industry knowledge

  • Detailed knowledge of data protection tools, technologies and trends in one or more of the following areas: Data Discovery and Classification, Data Masking/Redaction/Obfuscation/ Tokenization, DLP Vendor Suite, Certificate Key Management, CASB tools, Data Classification

  • High-level technical understanding of managed security services and appropriate delivery methods

  • Analyzes, identifies and quantifies opportunities for new product features and new product ideas

  • Preparation, presentation and implementation of businesses cases and business plans for new markets, new product features and new product ideas

  • Understand own/new product markets extremely well, including identification of potential technologies, best practices, competitors and partners, merger and acquisitions, and strategies

  • Makes decisions, and champion’s enhancements or new products for the product line supporting the overall business strategy

  • Working knowledge/experience of network systems, security principles, and applications

  • Fundamental understanding of data defense and intelligence-driven strategies

  • Works effectively across functional teams

Leadership Responsibilities:

  • Develop the requisite expertise, knowledge, and ability to perform independently through mentorship; mentor and share expertise with junior staff

Other Requirements:

  • A team-focused mentality with the proven ability to work effectively with diverse stakeholders

  • An ability to effectively influence others to modify their opinions, plans, or behaviors

  • Proactive attitude, seeking for improvement opportunities which can positively impact the security posture and the business

  • An ability to work extremely well under pressure while maintaining a professional image and approach

  • Decision-making capabilities, with an ability to weigh the relative costs and benefits of potential actions and identify the most appropriate one

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills; ability to lead discussions, present complex ideas to all stakeholders, and interact with all levels of the organization.

To qualify for the role you must have:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Information Systems, or other related area of study preferred

  • 8 - 12 years of overall IT professional experience

  • 5 years of work experience in Data Protection

  • Strong working experience of at least three security tools related to the following: Data Protection Compliance, Data Discovery, Data Classification, Data Loss Prevention, Data Masking/Redaction, and/or Certificate Key Management

  • Network Security certifications (CISSP, C|EH, Security , SANS, ISACA, Vendor Certificates) preferred

  • Project Management training/certification preferred

  • Quality Management (ITIL, Six Sigma, TQM, etc.) training/certification preferred

EY, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.