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Manager, Insider Risk Investigations

McKinsey & Company

McKinsey & Company

Atlanta, GA, USA · Boston, MA, USA · Brussels, Belgium · Chicago, IL, USA · Dallas, TX, USA · Dublin, Ireland · Düsseldorf, Germany · Multiple locations
Posted on Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Risk & Compliance

Manager, Insider Risk Investigations

  • Atlanta
  • Boston
  • Brussels
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Dublin
  • Dusseldorf
  • Lisbon
  • Madrid
  • Munich
  • New Jersey
  • New York City
  • Poznan
  • Prague
  • Toronto
  • Washington DC
  • Wroclaw

Who You'll Work With

You will work within the firm's Insider Risk function to conduct complex and confidential investigations into incidents of data loss and intellectual property theft.
Partnering with and reporting into the Director of Insider Risk, the Manager of Insider Risk will work closely with HR, Legal, and technical teams to detect and respond to potential insider threat activity.

What You'll Do

In this role you will be responsible for driving complex and confidential investigations to closure through proactive detection, investigative and interviewing experience.
You will conduct interviews, clearly and concisely write reports, and provide recommendations to leadership on mitigation. Your day-to-day will include both hands-on usage of technical tools, as well as working closely with legal, security operations and HR to drive cases to resolution and close technical gaps. You’ll be tasked with successfully driving insider risk cases to conclusion, including detecting, interviewing, and mitigating/remediating potential issues.
You will build relationships with stakeholders across the firm and become a trusted partner to continually improve the firm's ability to prevent, detect, and respond to insider threats.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of experience in conducting investigations and supporting a global program
  • Experience engaging with and providing written and verbal findings and recommendations to leadership on complex technical investigations related to insider risk
  • Demonstrated expertise in investigative analysis, including signal from a wide range of security tooling, correlation of logs from multiple data sources and review of forensic/endpoint artifacts; experience in digital forensics is a plus
  • Understanding of a range of enterprise IT and cloud-based architectures and technologies, such as networking, server infrastructure, operating systems, web applications, mobile
  • Hands-on experience with data loss prevention and insider threat tools
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies in order to further organizational goals
  • Ability to deliver results in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to maintain the highest professional standards regarding personal conduct while performing work
  • High Tech
  • Firm Administration
  • Risk & Resilience
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FOR U.S. APPLICANTS: McKinsey & Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Certain US states require McKinsey & Company to include a reasonable estimate of the salary range for this role. A reasonable estimate of the range for new joiners for this role in the United States is $152,300 - $223,300. Actual salaries may vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors, including, but not limited to an individual's assigned office location, experience and expertise. Certain roles are also eligible for bonuses, subject to McKinsey�s discretion and based on factors such as individual and/or organizational performance.

Additionally, McKinsey offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision coverage, telemedicine services, life, accident and disability insurance, parental leave and family planning benefits, caregiving resources, a generous retirement program, financial guidance, and paid time off.

FOR NON-U.S. APPLICANTS: McKinsey & Company is an Equal Opportunity employer. For additional details regarding our global EEO policy and diversity initiatives, please visit our McKinsey Careers and Diversity & Inclusion sites.

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Job Skill Group - N/A
Job Skill Code - MREM - Manager, Risk Operations and Experience
Function - Firm Administration;Risk & Resilience
Industry - High Tech
Post to LinkedIn - Yes
Posted to LinkedIn Date - Fri Feb 02 00:00:00 GMT 2024
LinkedIn Posting City - New York
LinkedIn Posting State/Province - New York
LinkedIn Posting Country - United States
LinkedIn Job Title - Manager, Insider Risk Investigations
LinkedIn Function - Legal
LinkedIn Industry - Legal Services
LinkedIn Seniority Level - Mid-Senior level