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Cyber Threat Hunting Analyst

  • Location: Fort Worth, 76155
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long term contract engagements.

Position: Cyber Threat Hunting Analyst
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Term: Long term contract
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

What You'll Do:
  • Hunting for cyber threats and anomalies within an environment.
    • Delivering analysis reports and incident assessments.
    • Conducting cyber security logging assessments.
    • Conducting research and presenting threat briefings.
  • Collaborate across the organization to help mitigate and detect Advanced Persistent Threats.
  • Develop analysis processes and help drive cyber security initiatives.

What You'll Need:
  • Trustworthy, good communicator, collaborative, dependable, and driven personality
  • Bachelors degree in information security or related discipline or the equivalent of five (5) years or more in the industry as job experience
  • Three (3) or more years of significant Cyber Threat Hunting experience
  • Prior cyber experience in three (3) or more of the following:
    • Threat response
    • Intrusion analysis
    • Endpoint incident response (MAC, Linux, and/or Windows)
    • Malware analysis
    • Penetration testing
    • Threat hunting
    • Strong knowledge of forensic techniques
  • Experience with EDR tools and analysis.
  • Skilled in event analysis leveraging Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools (ie Securonix).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven ability to convey extremely technical concepts to audiences with varying technical prowess.
  • Solid understanding of MITRE ATT&CK techniques / sub-techniques and ability to articulate hunting analysis to audiences.
  • A zeal for tailoring communication to a wide range of stakeholders from Security Analysts to CIOs.
  • Programing/Scripting skills (Python preferred)