• Business Analyst

    Microsoft CorporationChevy Chase, MD 20815

    Job #1349914968

  • Do you have a passion for helping Microsoft's clients defend themselves against targeted exploitation? Are you interested in being intimately involved in the latest, cutting edge developments in the security industry and having a direct impact on the security of all Microsoft customers? Do you want to be on the front lines of helping our customers go toe-to-toe against advanced adversaries? Are you interested in a fast-paced job full of new opportunities?If so, you might be a candidate for the Microsoft Detection and Response Team (DART).The team is looking for a strong, experienced Business Analyst consultant to join our client-facing response team. Responsibilities + Develop a deep understanding of vast data sources and know exactly how, when, and which data to use to tackle business problems. + Evolve current processes and architecture to leverage Azure Data Explorer, Azure Data Lake and other Azure data functions. + Develop reporting to track financial and operational performance; collaborate with additional stakeholders on reporting cadence and requirements. + Develop reporting to track what DART is seeing on the front lines, including attacker behaviors and trends to better inform engineering partners. + Using Kusto Query Language (KQL) and Azure Data Explorer, develop new automations used for investigations and hunting during customer engagements. + Collaborate on the continued evolution of DART's customer-facing Power BI deliverables. + Work with partner teams in collaboration projects + Work effectively both independently and as a team,and manage through ambiguity. Qualifications + BS Computer Science / Engineering or comparable experience in a related discipline + 2-3 years of professional experience in Power BI and DAX + Experience in SQL, Azure Data Explorer (Kusto), Kusto Query Language (KQL) + Experience with git and Azure DevOps + Proven ability to communicate and collaborate in a team environment + Strong problem-solving skills, a passion for quality, and the ability to deal with ambiguity Experience in the following areas is a plus: + Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Cosmos and Scope + Ability to work independently and perform rapid solution engineering under time constrained conditions with limited support If you are looking for a role that allows you to use your knowledge and passion to strengthen Microsoft's brand within our customers, while working in afast-pacedorganizationMicrosoft Cybersecurity Detection and Response Team (DART)is for you. #DART TheMicrosoft Cybersecurity Detection and Response Team (DART)supports worldwide deployments. Position location is flexible. Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form at ~~~ . Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.