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KPMG Director, Cyber Security Defense - Threat Management in Saint Louis, Missouri

Business Title: Director, Cyber Security Defense - Threat Management

Requisition Number: 58809 - 46

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest:

State: MO

City: Saint Louis


Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides 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.


is currently seeking a Director in Cyber Security Defense - Threat Management

for our KPMG Consulting practice.


  • Oversee strategy, design, implementation, and operation of cyber security and fraud solutions

  • Provide guidance on security architecture for threat detection and response systems used as a part of security operations and fusion centers

  • Recommend strategies for leveraging threat intelligence to support cyber security and fraud operations

  • Develop next generation threat detection solutions leveraging machine learning and AI

  • Design and implement advanced cyber attack prevention and anti-fraud controls

  • Support development of thought leadership and go-to-market materials

  • Present firm-based approaches and messaging at internal training classes, external events, and client meetings

  • Work with vendors to discover and secure partnering opportunities


  • A minimum of eight years of experience in Information Security or in a technology related field Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university or equivalent experience; CISSP, CEH, CPT, CISM, CISA, CIPP, GIAC, GSEC, and/or GCFW certifications is preferred

  • Knowledge of Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) actors and associated tools, techniques, and procedures (TTPs)

  • Knowledge of cyber threat intelligence analytic frameworks including Cyber Kill Chain and Mitre ATT&CK

  • Exceptional interpersonal, team building, mentoring, and leadership skills with a demonstrated ability to gain the confidence and respect of senior level executives

  • Travel may be up to 80-100%, work in a fast paced, results driven environment, grasp new technology, and contribute at a rapid pace

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link ( https://assets.kpmg.com/content/dam/kpmg/us/pdf/2018/09/eeo.pdf) contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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