Senior Threat Hunter - LONDON

Senior Threat Hunter - LONDON

Job Title: Senior Threat Hunter - LONDON
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England, England
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + on-call allowance + bon + bens
Reference: HQ00104928_1569236738
Contact Name: Korina Kvadranti
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 23, 2019 12:05

Job Description

Senior Incident Response & Threat Hunting Analyst

Currently working with a global Insurer who are looking for a Senior Incident Response and Threat Hunting Analyst with experience of proactively hunting for unknown and undetected malicious activity, to supplement their internal Cyber Incident Response and Threat Hunting capability.

This is a great role in a close-knit team of well established Cyber Research/Response Specialists where you will gain exposure to a wide range of attack types and significant volumes of data.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act as a lead and technical escalation point for all incident response activities.
  • Utilise internal and external resources to research threats, vulnerabilities and threat intelligence on various adversaries and attack methods.
  • Work closely with Security Engineering team to recommend system tuning/configuration improvements.
  • Mentor and train junior team members through complex investigations.

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience working in advanced Incident Response function as a lead across Cyber Threat Hunting / Incident Response / Malware Analysis.
  • In depth knowledge of:
    • Network defence monitoring technologies (IDS/IPS, SIEM, Firewalls, etc)
    • Open Source Investigation tooling (WireShark, TCPDump, Netflow, etc)
    • Sandboxing technologies for static and dynamic malware analysis (Cuckoo, IDA Pro, REMnux, etc)
  • Strong knowledge and application of various Cyber Defence methodologies:
    • Cyber Kill-Chain
    • MITRE ATT&CK Framework
    • NIST
    • Diamond Model
  • Experience acting as a technical team lead and mentor to junior team members.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

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