KPMG Manager, Security Monitoring and Incident Response in Dallas, Texas

Business Title: Manager, Security Monitoring and Incident Response

Requisition Number: 66542

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: TX

City: Dallas


The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Manager, Security Monitoring and Incident Response to join our KPMG Technology Organization.


  • Maintain awareness of and act on relevant product / technical information on known issues, hot fixes, new releases, etc.; manage the product roadmaps for the security tools corresponding to the aforementioned services

  • Monitor and recommend improvements; perform optimization and tuning, as well as ongoing capacity monitoring

  • Develop use cases and supporting content for security tools (e.g. dashboards, alerts, reports, rules); maintain up to date documentation of designs/configurations; work with analysts to detect and respond to IT security incidents

  • Lead the implementation of processes and procedures supporting the tools and technologies that enable data loss prevention and related monitoring

  • Define and implement related incident response activities


  • Minimum five years of experience with End Point security Infrastructure environment using tools such as Symantec End Point Security, DLP

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; CISSP preferred

  • Experience in security monitoring, security operations, and incident response activities; preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment using Symantec DLP

  • Ability to integrate security tools with IT infrastructure such as proxies, mail servers, Active Directory, workstations and mobile devices, etc.

  • Ability to coordinate, work with and gain the trust of business stakeholders, technical resources, and third-party vendors

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

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