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Senior Consultant, Mandiant, Google Cloud



New York, NY, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 27, 2023

Note: By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following: New York, NY, USA; Cambridge, MA, USA; Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5 years of experience in cybersecurity (e.g., threat detection, threat and vulnerability management, governance risk and compliance, or identity and access management system).
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time as required.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Certifications in Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), or Project Management Consultant (PMP).
  • Experience in the following areas: Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Red Teaming/Pen Testing, Identity and Access Management Hardening, Vulnerability Management, Threat Intelligence, or Cybersecurity Program Functional Staffing.
  • Experience in cloud computing concepts and how security controls are applied to those cloud-based technologies.
  • Experience in cybersecurity technologies and implementation.
  • Experience in cybersecurity consulting.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to interact with clients and manage expectations at executive and board level.

About the job

Mandiant Security Consulting Services ensures the long-term success of our clients by providing talented, passionate, and specialized security expertise. Our Consultants partner with our clients to evaluate, create, develop, improve, and mature information security operations and programs. Within the Strategic Transformation Team, we partner with key clients for multi-year efforts to drive impactful change across the organization. By utilizing the latest industry standards and combining experience and knowledge gained from Mandiant Incident Response, Intelligence and Managed Defense practices, we are able to develop defense forward information security programs for our clients
As a Senior Consultant, you will be responsible for helping our clients design, build, and implement effective security programs. As part of the Strategic Transformation Team, you will implement solutions across a varied portfolio of services to achieve lasting change at our clients. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams, prioritize initiatives through a risk-based approach, and utilize strong communication skills to articulate cybersecurity initiatives.
In this role, you’ll be working with experts in the industry and face with complex problem-solving opportunities daily. We help our clients protect their sensitive and valuable data through comprehensive and real-world assessments. As part of the Transformation team, you will recommend and implement dynamic strategic capabilities to measurably enhance an organization’s cybersecurity capabilities.

Mandiant is a recognized leader in dynamic cyber defense, threat intelligence and incident response services. By scaling decades of frontline experience, Mandiant helps organizations to be confident in their readiness to defend against and respond to cyber threats. Mandiant is now part of Google Cloud.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $128,000-$192,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process.
Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only, and do not include bonus, equity, or benefits. Learn more about benefits at Google.


  • Lead execution of transformation consulting engagements, development of deliverables from start to finish, leading teams in analyzing requirements, and working closely with other team members to produce prioritized results aligned to client needs and risk profile.
  • Guide on building or transforming cyber security programs and the implementation of technologies used for enterprise security.
  • Build or transform cyber defense programs capabilities, including incident and crisis management, threat hunting, threat intelligence, and detection engineering.
  • Conduct security reviews and maturity assessments across Technology and Business teams to address cyber risk, provide clear/organized risk findings, and recommendations to clients.
  • Advise on best practices for managing the cyber security risks during digital transformation as organizations adopt cloud, DevOps, and new architecture frameworks such as containerization, microservices, and zero trust.

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