Forensics and Investigations Manager (R1122967) in Warsaw, PL at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/20/2020

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.


The role presents a dynamic opportunity to ensure the secure operation of the IQVIA global information technology (IT) infrastructure and processes through operating and maintaining our security safeguards while providing input to the continual improvement of the enterprise IT security design and configuration. This role plays a significant part in our Global Information Security team and will provide an excellent opportunity to liaise with key external and internal stakeholders locally while strengthening our Information Security function.

You will be part of a global structure partnering with the IT community and business teams and delivering an ongoing IQVIA Global Information Security program. You will contribute to success of the Information Security Operations work stream through operation of advanced technologies that enable system reliability for business development, and providing adequate protection against the threats to information systems and in particular, the data assets.


You will also find yourself working together with other IQVIA Information Security team members, and liaising regularly with stakeholders at IQVIA, including members of CIO organization, Global and Regional Business Units teams. This is an opportunity to join and progress with a forward thinking department.

This role will provide the Forensics and Investigation services and support Legal, HR and Privacy teams. The primary responsibilities are:

Manage the Litigation Hold process
Provide Information Security advisory services to Legal, HR and Privacy teams
Lead Security Investigation activities
Identify and analyze logs and evidence
Secure and preserve evidence, both physical and logical
Cooperate with internal and external stakeholders to lead global Forensics and Investigation process
Propose and implement improvements to the landscape of technical security safeguards, including technologies, systems and associated processes and procedures
Develop and document operational procedures and metrics in relation to activities carried out by the team
Utilize information security technical safeguards and associated procedures, analyzing output and producing relevant management information reports for further improvements in the security safeguards landscape, including vulnerability assessment and threat intelligence
Contribute to effectiveness of the Information Security Operations team by providing expert analysis and input to incident identification, response, resolution, and post-incident investigations
Operate information security system components including firewalls, endpoint detection and response, intrusion prevention, malware and data leakage prevention, vulnerability management, access control, event monitoring and other

Required skills and experience

Experience in Cybersecurity, Information Security, Risk Management, IT Controls, Security Operations Center or other related area is mandatory
Experience in information technology related positions with working knowledge of IT infrastructure, networks, databases, processing systems, web applications, mobile technology, cloud, big data and virtualization
Working knowledge of cybersecurity principles, algorithms, protocols and technologies supporting encryption, authentication, access control, information systems attack patterns, intrusion detection, and network security
Working knowledge of IT governance frameworks and standards such as CobiT, ITIL, ISO27001
Commitment in delivering significant value to organization as a trusted advisor
Excellent communication skills, including ability to communicate across countries and cultures
Excellent team player and collaborator
Attention to detail
Ability to work under own initiative, and enthusiasm to drive through change and multi task
Ability to exercise high level of confidentiality when dealing with highly sensitive information
Experience of estimating and planning work effort including managing risks and issues in relation to delivery of work
Commitment to ongoing professional development


Master degree in computer science, computer engineering, or information technology
Minimum 6 years of related work experience
At least two of the following certificates: EnCE, GIAC (GCFA, GCFE, GNFA), CISSP, CEH
An ITIL or project management certificates are not required but beneficial

Additional Requirements

The position may require occasional domestic and international travel of approx. 15%.

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

Job ID: R1122967