The malware analyst will be responsible for analyzing various malware samples, understanding remediation efforts, track espionage actors and their infrastructure, and report on those findings to our customers.
Successful candidates must be able to work independently on their given tasks, work well in a team environment, and come up with innovative ways to track progression of malware families, infrastructure, and campaigns conducted by espionage actors.
Enterprise Role Overview Key individual contributor, with accountability for researching, designing, engineering, implementing, and supporting information security & technology systems (software & hardware).
Utilizes in-depth technical knowledge and business requirements to design & implement secure solutions to meet customer / client needs while protecting the Bank’s assets.
Develops and implements security standards, procedures, and guidelines for multiple platforms and diverse environment (e.g. client server, distributed, mainframe, etc.).
Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results.
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field
Must have solid understanding of Microsoft Windows malware
Must have a solid understanding of dynamic/static analysis of malware
Background or experience in static analysis a plus
Ability to create scripts to automate certain tasks a plus
Solid background in network traffic analysis
Experience in encryption / obfuscation and how to reverse it a plus
Proficient knowledge of networking protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPs, FTP, IRC, RPC, DNS, etc.
Must be able to document findings, create reports and document processes to improve workflow