Building a Career in Cybersecurity

Building a Career in Cybersecurity

English | MP4 | AVC 1280×720 | AAC 44KHz 2ch | 36 Lessons (3h 28m) | 808 MB

Learn the strategy and skills you need to succeed in the cybersecurity field.

Cybersecurity is an exciting, fast-growing industry. But how do you get started in the field and stand out from the competition? What do you need to fast track your cybersecurity career?

In this video course, industry expert, professor, and bestselling author Yuri Diogenes guides you through the steps toward a successful career in cybersecurity. Learn about the roles and responsibilities of a cybersecurity professional, the mindset and skills you need to succeed, and how you can build a network and ace your interview to level up in your career.

Yuri knows what it takes to jumpstart your cybersecurity career. He is a Principal PM Manager for a cybersecurity team at Microsoft, hiring the next generation of practitioners. He also teaches students working toward their degree in cybersecurity, preparing them for professional success. Whether you’re just getting started or want to move ahead in your cybersecurity career, Yuri is your mentor to building a career in cybersecurity.

Learn How To:

  • Identify gaps in your current knowledge in cybersecurity and create a plan to migrate to this field.
  • Build a lab to deploy cloud security products and practice some of the concepts that you learn in the video course.
  • Evolve in your career by improving your professional skills, expanding your network of contacts, and
  • learning how to deal with difficult scenarios.
Table of Contents

1 Building a Career in Cybersecurity Introduction

Lesson 1 Getting Started in the Cybersecurity Field
2 Learning objectives
3 Career in Cybersecurity
4 Roles and Responsibilities
5 Cybersecurity Jobs
6 Cybersecurity Skills
7 Navigating through the Industry

Lesson 2 Planning Your Cybersecurity Career
8 Learning objectives
9 Establishing a Plan
10 Creating and Tracking Your Plan
11 The Value of Professional Certifications

Lesson 3 Creating Your Own Lab
12 Learning objectives
13 Understanding the Different Scenarios
14 Foundational Lab
15 Creating an Azure Lab and Deploying Resources
16 Enabling and Using Microsoft Defender for Cloud
17 Enabling and Using Microsoft Sentinel

Lesson 4 Expanding Your Networking
18 Learning objectives
19 Understanding the Cybersecurity Community
20 Identifying Opportunities to Contribute with the Cybersecurity Community
21 Identifying Opportunities to Volunteer in Cybersecurity Projects
22 Using LinkedIn to Expand Your Network

Lesson 5 Preparing for Your Interview
23 Learning objectives
24 Understanding the Interview Process
25 Preparing for the Interview
26 Advancing in the Interview Process
27 Final Tips

Lesson 6 Using Continuous Improvement Strategy
28 Learning objectives
29 Cybersecurity Goes Beyond Technology
30 Responsibilities and Expectations
31 Entrepreneur Mindset
32 Dealing with Obstacles
33 Keeping a Good Work-life Balance
34 Growing Your Career as a Remote Worker
35 What’s Next

36 Building a Career in Cybersecurity Summary