Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience.
4 years of experience in computer intrusions or digital crimes investigations and Internet based fraud/abuse.
1 year of experience in data analysis, working with databases, and querying (e.g., SQL, MySQL).
6 years of relevant work experience investigating sophisticated Internet-based fraud or abuse.
Experience with databases: collecting, managing, and synthesizing large and complex data sets from disparate sources.
Knowledge of cybercrime landscape.
Ability to independently drive multiple tasks to resolution, adapt quickly, and work on a broad range of tasks.
Excellent analytical, teamwork, and communication skills.
About the job
The CyberCrime Investigation Group protects Google and its users by identifying, investigating, and disrupting all significant cybercrime activity across all of Google’s products and services. The team is responsible for incidents that might result in potential data disclosure and/or law enforcement involvement and ensures that our investigative practices and any data disclosure to law enforcement respects user privacy, and complies with the law and Google policies. As an Investigator, you will conduct investigations into illicit actors and work with Legal, Product, Engineering, Security, and others to develop the most effective course of action including, but not limited to: law enforcement involvement, civil enforcement, product enforcement, recommendations for improvements to systems, and/or operational processes.
20th century laws don't always solve 21st century problems, and Google Legal crafts innovative approaches for handling some of the toughest legal challenges of the information age. Whether you're a patent attorney, an intellectual property expert or an engineer headed to law school, Google Legal lets you take on unanswered legal quandaries and create new precedents. Our innovative services raise challenging questions that demand creative and practical answers. We provide those answers by working at the crossroads of the law and new technology, helping Google build innovative and important products for users around the world.
Lead investigations of cybercrime such as fraud, criminal activity, imminent threats of physical harm and other malicious behavior that uses Google infrastructure, or targets Google products or users. Participate in 24x7 on-call rotations, reviewing potentially sensitive and offensive content.
Generate leads, conduct investigation, research, and analyses to assist with identification, attribution, connections, and location of subjects. Determine courses of action, and document and communicate results to relevant stakeholders.
Prioritize and manage multiple tasks and investigations simultaneously.
Operate independently and advance investigations forward through analysis and research.
Collaborate and build relationships with industry, academia, non-profits, and other entities.
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