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Principal Threat Researcher

Company: BlackBerry
Location: Austin
Posted on: July 14, 2019

Job Description:

Worker Sub-Type:Regular Job Description:

POSITION

BlackBerry Cylance is looking for a Principal Threat Researcher to join our team in Irvine! This person will contribute to a team that produces comprehensive threat reports, provides actionable malware intelligence, and supports ongoing investigations for the Cylance cybersecurity platform and products.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Hunts and discovers previously unidentified and emerging threats through malware and network analysis.
  • Performs long term adversarial research projects with including, but not limited to, the Cylance SPEAR team.
  • Analyzes current and new exploit vectors and techniques for gaining and maintaining access.
  • Discovers, tracks, and correlates attacker-related command and control infrastructure.
  • Stays up-to-date on the latest security/threat analysis techniques and tools; attends applicable training, conferences, and learns new tools as needed.
  • Learns and develops new skills quickly as needed.
  • Protects Cylance operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Facilitates knowledge transfer among junior team members and serves as a technical escalation point for advanced analysis.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

    EDUCATION AND/OR WORK EXPERIENCE

    • Eight years minimum related experience in network forensic analysis, malware/threat analysis, and/or other technical security.
    • Bachelor's or high level degree preferred; relevant experience can be substituted for educational degree.

      CRITICAL SKILLS

      This position may utilize one or more of the following critical development language skills to complete tasks and to satisfy the essential responsibilities of this role:

      • C/C++
      • C#
      • ASP.NET
      • Java
      • Python
      • JavaScript

        Other skills include, but are not limited to:

        • Advanced knowledge of current exploitation techniques across multiple platforms and its applicable skillsets.
        • Advanced ability to analyze malicious PowerShell, JavaScript and other common scripting languages.
        • Advanced knowledge of network travel analysis.
        • Advanced knowledge of system administration including, but not limited to, command-line interfaces and database administration.
        • Advanced knowledge of crash analysis and runtime instrumentation.
        • Advanced ability to recognize ASM implementations of various common cryptographic methods.
        • Advanced knowledge and application of low-level computer fundamentals.
        • Advanced operational knowledge of IDA Pro.

          WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU TO APPLY

          • Current resume
          • Cover letter/summary expressing:


            • Why you are interested in working at BlackBerry Cylance
            • The skills, strengths and expertise you will contribute to our diverse team of extraordinary talent and humble hearts

              Job Family Group Name:Product DevelopmentScheduled Weekly Hours:40

Keywords: BlackBerry, Austin , Principal Threat Researcher, Other , Austin, Texas

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