Cyber Security Manager

PNC Financial Services   •  

Pittsburgh, PA

8 - 10 years

Posted 239 days ago

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Position Overview

At PNC, our people are our greatest differentiator and competitive advantage in the markets we serve. We are all united in delivering the best experience for our customers. As a(n) Cyber Incident Management Manager within PNC's CSO organization, you will be based in Pittsburgh

PNC’s Cyber Security team is looking for a candidate to join an exciting, high performing organization. The Security Incident Response Manager, working within PNC’s enterprise-wide security team, will be responsible for overseeing Security incident (cyber, fraud and physical) response strategy and implementation, as well as and coordinating incident response efforts for PNC organizationally.

The Security team is looking for a highly motivated, self-driven individual that is never satisfied with the status quo who is proficient at leading virtual teams in a matrix environment. This role is expected to provide oversight and manage and coach the response team members to ensure that response to cyber security incidents are being performed consistently, adequately, and in a timely manner; training and developing the response team members; and helping bring thought leadership to PNC in an effort to continuously improve incident management services.

Additionally, the Security Incident Response Manager will coordinate response to significant incidents (including communicating with PNC’s leadership) and assist with identifying information security risks and gaps, and developing recommendations and plans to address risks and gaps.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Act as the primary escalation point for cyber, fraud and physical security incidents at PNC, developing response plans and coordinating activity as needed
  • Provide leadership to the Cyber Security Incident Response Team in the identification and implementation of the Security and Incident Response strategies
  • Identify process improvement opportunities and develop subsequent plans of action to resolve gaps with minimal management intervention
  • Interpret and summarize technical information for presentation to non-technical business contacts
  • Develop, integrate, and improve cybersecurity, physical security and fraud incident response “playbooks” and documentation for the team
  • Act as a coach for incident responders
  • Manage incident responders
  • Identify capability gaps and assist in developing those capabilities or implementing technology as needed
  • Prepare formal reports on incident findings
  • Drive improvements in cybersecurity incident detection
  • Drive improvements in cybersecurity incident response automation capabilities
  • Act as a first responder for cybersecurity incidents as needed

Job Profile

  • Manages a team that oversees the day-to-day operations and effectiveness of assigned securitytechnology and programs.
  • Manages resources that enables security control effectiveness with a team and technology
  • Monitor trends and continuously assesses staff/security system capabilities to meet business demands.
  • Leads in policy development, audit mitigation, and other tasks related to securing and maintaining the operational health of the infrastructure. Evaluates security systems, teams and processes to provide recommendations to maintain continuity and operational health.
  • Documents and revises procedures and playbooks for teams, processes and technology to provide a standard security practice and increase team effectiveness.



Leadership Competencies

Builds Winning Teams -  Extensive Experience

  • Develops talent by creating engaged, inclusive and diverse teams who are empowered to speak freely and act with integrity.

Leads Effective Change -  Extensive Experience

  • Recognizes the need for, takes personal accountability to adapt, and leads others through organizational change.

Drives for Results -  Extensive Experience

  • Demonstrates energy and a desire to succeed; follows through on commitments; pushes self and others to deliver exceptional results.

Establishes Vision and Purpose -  Extensive Experience

  • Creates a compelling vision of the future and translates it into action, linking others' contributions to the success of PNC.


Core Competencies

Manages Risk -  Extensive Experience

  • Assesses and effectively manages all of the risks associated with their business objectives and activities to ensure activities are in alignment with the bank's and unit's risk appetite and risk management framework.

Customer Focus -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of the values and practices that align customer needs and satisfaction as primary considerations in all business decisions, and ability to leverage that information in creating customized customer solutions.


Job Specific Competencies


  • Knowledge of and the ability to manage the processes, tools, techniques and practices for assuring adherence to standards associated with accessing, altering and protecting organizational data.

Information Security Technologies -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of technologies and technology-based solutions dealing with information security issues.

IT ENVIRONMENT -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of an organization's IT purposes, activities and standards; ability to create an effective IT environment for business operations.

IT Standards, Procedures & Policies -  Working Experience

  • Knowledge of and the ability to utilize a variety of administrative skill sets and technical knowledge to manage organizational IT policies, standards, and procedures.

Knowledge of Organization -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of the organization's vision, structure, culture, philosophy, operating principles, values, and code of ethics; ability to apply this understanding appropriately to diverse situations.

Planning: Tactical, Strategic -  Extensive Experience

  • Ability to contribute to operational (short term), tactical (1-2years) and strategic (3-5years) planning in support of the overall business plan.

Information Assurance -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of and the ability to protect information and information systems while ensuring their confidentiality, integrity and availability.

Information Security Audits -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of and the ability to utilize tools and techniques for assessing the effectiveness of information security measures, identifying potential risk exposures, and protecting the availability, confidentiality and audit trails of information from destruction or manipulation.



CISA, CISSP, and CISM preferred.

RequiredEducation and Experience

Roles at this level typically require a university / college degree. Higher level education such as a Masters degree, PhD, or certifications is desirable. Industry experience is typically 8+ years. At least 5years of prior management experience is typically required. In lieu of a degree, a comparable combination of education and experience (including military service) may be considered.