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Cyber Security Detections Lead

Multiple Locations: Guildford, UK • United Kingdom

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Requisition Number: 172165

Position Title: Sr Software Engineer I - Security

External Description:

Cyber Detections Project Lead 

 

Remote or at Guildford 

 

We are EA (Electronic Arts) 

We entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. But making games is hard work. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry. 

 

The Challenge Ahead: 

 

From nation states to financially motivated cyber threats to disgruntled players, EA has a unique and ever-changing threat landscape. It is the job of the Threat Intelligence Unit to stay ahead of these adversaries, to understand their tactics and make sure their attacks are not successful against our networks. 

Through analysis of attacks actively attempting to breach EA and of attacks occurring across not only our own industry, but further afield, we are able to put together threat profiles. From here we can develop detections that will ensure these attackers are not able to breach our network. 

This role reports into the Threat Intelligence Unit and maintains strong relations with the other members of the Global Security Incident Response Team. This person will work closely with several key individuals and teams including IR (Incident Response) Operations, IR (Incident Response) Engineering, Red team, and Video Game Studios tdrive and organise the delivery of key projects that enable, detections and cyber monitoring capabilities across the company 

 

 

What a Cyber Detections Project Lead does at EA: 

 

Primary Responsibilities 

Project Leader: Organise and drive detections and monitoring related projects for Threat Intelligence Unit. This should include strong written and verbal communications out to leadership on timelines, progress, roadblocks and success. You should be able to work with partners, project managers and technical staff from multiple teams to drive progress. This key role includes an entire project from initial planning, milestone setting, partner discussions on scope and impact through to testing phase, implementation and then finally handover to SOC (Security Operations Center) 24/7 monitoring. 

Alignment of detections with threats: Within the Threat Intelligence Unit, you would work with the Intelligence sub-unit and Incident Response Operations to respond to emerging threats such as Advanced Persistent Threats (APT), targeted attacks, organised Cybercrime, etc. This role would ensure that focus for detections creation was in alignment with the threat landscape. 

Work in partnership with the Incident Response Operations team and other teams at EA to resolve security incidents as quickly and efficiently as possible. 

 

Desirable Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities 

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience: 

Strong experience planning and leading cyber projects  

Hands on experience researching and implementing detections for IR (Incident Response) tools across Linux, Windows, and cloud infrastructure. 

Experience with tooling such as SIEM, EDR (Endpoint Detection & Response), TIP and Ticketing Platforms. 

Understanding in areas such as Networking, Operating systems, Computer Architecture 

 

 

 

What’s in it for you? Glad you asked! 

 

  • Competitive salary plus annual bonus scheme 
  • Central location in Guildford (5 minutes from main train station) 
  • Private medical insurance & dental care 
  • Pension scheme 
  • Life insurance  
  • Stock plans 
  • Free onsite gym 
  • Employee discounts 
  • Rail season ticket loan 
  • Annual game points and digital download allowance 
  • Onsite café  
  • 25 days holiday (including 3 days company shutdown days between Christmas & New Year) 
  • Two annual staff parties (Summer & Christmas) 
  • Casual dress code 
  • Games Area 

 

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Company Profile:

Electronic Arts is the leading interactive entertainment company, powered by innovative technology. We create incredible experiences for millions of players around the world. But what matters most is our people who inspire us, and the world, to play. As we bring new forms of entertainment to people around the world, we need creative, collaborative, diverse and adaptable people to keep making Electronic Arts better.

EEOText: About EA We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers. We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more. Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game. Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Date Opened: 2022-03-25 18:24:10.71

EEO Employer Verbiage:

About EA

We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers. 

 

We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more. 

 

Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game.

 

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

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