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Sr Threat Hunter- REMOTE

Posted 20 days ago

We have an excellent REMOTE Direct HireThreat Hunter for a large Distribution client in the Midwest. Must have 5 years Hunting experience and:

Position Responsibilities:

  • Continually monitor the threat landscape to understand the tactics, techniques and procedures used by threat actors to attack companies
  • Identify effective countermeasures that need to be deployed to prevent or detect malicious activity
  • Define run books on appropriate steps to take to effectively manage various cybersecurity incidents
  • Work with the Security Operations Center to define activity to be monitored and level of urgency
  • Use tools to test the effectiveness of alerts and reaction of incident response teams
  • Support internal teams on forensic investigations
  • Identify new capabilities that need to be deployed to support threat hunting
  • Identify new capabilities that need to be deployed to close cyber risks
  • Member of the cybersecurity incident response team in the event of a significant cybersecurity incident
  • Help leadership understand the level of urgency on vulnerabilities or risks given value of the asset and the ease of exploitation


Required Qualification

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in vulnerability management and threat hunting
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering/computer science/cybersecurity is preferred
  • Experience working with Metasploit, Kali Linux, Sysmon, Encase, Nessus, or similar
  • Experience with SIEM technologies and developing queries
  • Experience with PowerShell