Security Analyst

Anomali, Belfast, United Kingdom

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Company Description
Anomali delivers earlier detection and identification of adversaries in your organization’s network by making it possible to correlate tens of millions of threat indicators against your real time network activity logs and up to a year or more of forensic log data. Anomali’s approach enables detection at every point along the kill chain, making it possible to mitigate threats before any material damage to your organization has occurred.

Job Description
o Desire to learn the cyber threat intelligence discipline. 
o Presenting and disseminating analysis and research in trusted communities and/or industry events. 
o Scripting in Python or other scripting language to enable threat research, malware analysis, or other security-related tasks.
o Document findings and develop signatures that can be used to detect threats.
o Examine suspicious or malicious software to determine functionality and potential impact.
o Reverse engineer known and unknown samples to identify application behavior and characteristics.
o Stay abreast of the latest threats, attack vectors, and tools.

Required Skills / Experience 
o Bachelor Degree or Equivalent experience
o 1 year experience (placement year or post-graduate in Cyber Security as any of the following: Threat Intelligence Analyst,
Information Security Analyst, SOC Analyst or Malware Reverse Engineer.
o Experience with data collection and manipulation
o Understanding of Windows and *nix O/S Kernels and network fundamentals

Desirable Skills/Experience
o Knowledge of malware analysis and reverse engineering
o Experience in C/C++, Python, Ruby or other scripting language
o Experience with acquiring and analyzing packet captures
o Understanding of remote command and control mechanisms
o Ability to create, modify, and implement both Snort and YARA signatures
o Experience with Hypervisors and techniques used to detect virtualised environments
o Experience with enterprise routing and switching
o Knowledge of fuzzers and techniques used to develop exploits
o Understanding of Hypervisors and techniques used to detect virtualised environments.

Travel: Predominantly EMEA and US (up to 25%) 
Travel may include but not limited to: customer locations, local user groups, user conferences events, and corporate events.

o Competitive Salary

o Private Healthcare Plan
o Dental Plan
o Optical Plan

Work-Life Balance
o Paid Public Holidays
o Accrued Paid Time Off – 25 days
o Quarterly event with your Geographic Team

Equal Opportunities Monitoring
It is our policy to ensure that all eligible persons have equal opportunity for employment and advancement on the basis of their ability, qualifications and aptitude. We select those suitable for appointment solely on the basis of merit without regard to an individual's disability, race, religion, sex, age or sexual orientation. Monitoring is carried out to ensure that our equal opportunity policy is effectively implemented.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Anomali and need special assistance or accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Recruiting team at [email protected] We are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments

About Anomali

Anomali helps organizations find and respond to cyber threats. That's our mission. We bring to your security team the one thing that's been missing - external context. With Anomali you can now identify suspicious or malicious traffic before it even reaches your network. We turn threat intelligence into your cyber no-fly list, and seamlessly integrate this with your internal security and IT systems.


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