IBM Senior Security Professional - Investigator in SAO PAULO, Brazil

Job Description

Plans, coordinates, and conducts investigations of alleged and suspected violations of law including theft, fraud, computer crimes, and workplace violence. Procures information to assist senior leaders in understanding IBM's exposures in all matters under investigation.

Serve as subject matter experts on investigative strategies, and provides advice and counsel to the business about appropriate approaches for individual engagements. Employs interview techniques to question internal and external individuals about facts pertaining to matters under investigation. An established relationship with law enforcement and other investigative bodies enables the Investigations team to act as liaison to all external investigators.

Investigators manage complex investigations as projects, engaging all relevant stakeholders and leading the investigation to conclusion. This involves compiling complex facts into digestible reports for internal, executive, and external consumption, and analyzing past engagements for continuous improvement, and giving testimony before judicial and legislative bodies in legal proceedings pertaining to relevant investigations. Also responsible for the evaluation of new investigative aids and techniques, and for advising the business on the appropriateness of employing new approaches within IBM. Information collected and maintained may be subject to legal, regulatory, or corporate policies; practitioners must be aware of all relevant provisions and maintain information accordingly.

The ideal candidate shall also have recent basic exposure/experience in leading and managing technical investigations, as well as basic forensic analysis and data retrieval techniques.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Analytical and problem-solving skills on specific security approaches, implementation and input to strategies.

Ability to use internal and external collection of data as well as data analysis to solve issues in the relevant security disciplines. Identifies complex problems and proposes solutions related to functional objectives. Applies creativity and judgment in resolving professional, technical or operational problems on different projects within the business environment. Trained in the rules of evidence, investigative techniques, and relevant laws to perform as 'fact finder' and investigations liaison for the company. A proven, current, track record of successfully investigating and closing, corporate level investigations.

Additional consideration will also be given to applicants who have Digital Forensic Investigative experience (FTK, EnCase, etc.), documented experience conducting complex fraud investigations in the corporate arena and/or bilingual proficiency.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

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