Technical Investigator Lead

  • Uber
  • New York, New York, USA
  • Oct 18, 2019
Full time Information Technology Management Transportation

Job Description

About the Role

As a technical investigator assigned to the Global Investigations Team, you'll play a critical role supporting a wide array of investigations which rely on digital evidence to substantiate allegations of wrongdoing. Not only will you be responsible for obtaining the necessary digital evidence, but you'll also be required to present the evidence in a manner which can be easily understood by internal and external stakeholders, including law enforcement.

What You'll Do

  • Investigate complex threats against the business globally, providing high quality work product quickly
  • Conduct targeted investigations on highest priority matters impacting Uber and its community
  • Manage multiple cases and projects at once while effectively prioritizing time
  • Review previously closed matters to ensure historic vulnerabilities have been remediated
  • Produce concise yet thorough case reports for internal and external stakeholders
  • Explain highly technical findings in lay terms to various stakeholders, including law enforcement
  • Become the technical expert for cases you work
  • Work in a collaborative environment supporting numerous stakeholders

What You'll Need

  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Intermediate knowledge of SQL
  • Basic knowledge of Python programming language
  • Experience with commercial and open source computer forensic tools
  • Subject matter expertise in investigations, risk, and/or fraud
  • Experience with link based analysis
  • Familiarity with Mac and Windows operating systems
  • Ability to work flexible hours under pressure
  • Willingness to travel internationally if required, potentially with short notice
  • Reside within an hour of an international airport

About the Team

This is an opportunity to be on the ground floor of the Global Investigations Team as it begins building a world class investigative program comprised of both technical and traditional investigators. You should enjoy getting your hands dirty conducting complex analysis and investigations - you are the technical expert. You will solve complex puzzles, piecing together the most obscure clues, while building and communicating solid work product.

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.