Deep analysis of latest high-profile malware threats through the utilization of dissemblers, debuggers, hex editors, un-packers, virtual machines, and network sniffers.
Monitoring of high-profile malware family distribution methods. Doing in-depth study on techniques and technologies that are used by the monitored malware families.
Develop expertise in their end-to-end ecosystem. Extracting and collecting relevant information from monitored infections.
Creating technical reports that include details of the malware threats, identification parameters, in-depth details of advanced capabilities, and mitigation strategies.
Expected output : In-depth Technical Malware Family Reports Research Papers and External Speakerships Patents and POC Development for addressing current malware family challenges
Required Skills / Experience :
Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's / College Degree in Engineering (Computer / Telecommunication), Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent.
At least 3 years minimum experience in information security or systems and server administration in a large multi-platform setup (Windows, Unix-bsed).
Applied knowledge in Internet tools and services (dns, dhcp, telnet, ftp, http, ssh, ssl, smtp, sql, apache, and iis).
Preferred Skills / Experience :
Experience and knowledge on binary file analysis is an advantage
Familiarity with network architecture and security infrastructure placement
Knowledge and experience with intrusion detection systems (e.g. snort) and tools (e.g., tcpdump, Wireshark), plus log and packet analysis are good to have.
Network-related certifications is a PLUS