Dow Jones Analyst - Cyber in PRINCETON, New Jersey

Job Description

Cybersecurity Research Analyst

Who we are and what we do?

The newly developed Professional Membership team equips ambitious professionals with the essential business intelligence and tools they need to better lead their industries, grow their businesses and advance their careers. With products spanning both industry and executive services, it delivers the world’s foremost influential business membership. We provide a highly specialized service that builds on the power of our journalism, the insight of our analysis, the ambition of our audience and the continuity of community.

Responsibilities Include:

This role will report to the Cybersecurity Research Director. It entails a variety of tasks to support the growth and development of WSJ Pro Cybersecurity, a product that encompasses a daily newsletter, events, training packages and data-centric projects to provide executive decision-making support.

This person will be given responsibility from day one to find creative solutions to business challenges and contribute to a high-visibility product. A deep knowledge of cybersecurity is not expected, though an understanding of the broad issues, particularly in a business context is preferred. In this role you will have plenty of chance to learn and will have access to experts keen to share their knowledge.

You will be expected to understand and leverage the significant resources that already live in Dow Jones's Data Strategy team to build solutions, automate workflows and highlight the importance of our data and news products to a global audience.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required:

Broad understanding of cybersecurity themes and a keen interest in expanding that knowledge

Flexible and innovative, able to respond to customer requirements

Excellent organizational skills

Presentation skills and willingness to speak in front of an audience in person or remotely

Ability to translate strategic vision into actions and to work independently

Open source research and data collation skills

Ability to interpret data, detect trends and communicate information effectively

An ability to automate workflows

Strong writing skills

Ability to work to deadlines

Ability to handle large volumes of information.

Ability to identify wholly with Dow Jones’ service obligations to its clients

Good planning and organization skills

Ability to accept feedback as a learning opportunity

Ability to build and maintain good working relationships

Education to degree level


We will consider any location, but prefer locations where we have offices and existing research infrastructure, specifically New York, Princeton or Barcelona.


Company Overview

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets


Requisition ID 2017-30547

Job Function Data/Content

Business Area WSJ PRO

Job Area1 Research & Data Science