Microsoft

Senior Security Researcher - Cyber Defense (BB-59F60)

Found in: Neuvoo IL

Description:

Come and be part of the team building one of Microsoft’s most exciting security products,. As cyber-attacks have become more sophisticated,MDfEhelps enterprises detect, investigate, and respond to advanced attacks and data breaches on their networks. From detecting nation state actors to patient zero ransomware infections, our research team brings deep knowledge of the attacker landscape and tradecraft to create the innovations necessary to uncover even the most well-funded attacker.

We are seeking an experienced security researcher who is excited by uncovering unknown attacks to join our Israeli research team. The job includes researching our rich sensor data, identifying necessary optics for detecting maliciousbehaviors, and crafting detection logic to ensure compromise does not go undetected.

Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities would include:

  • Investigate,analyse, and expand upon security research and real incidents to develop durable detection strategies across the entire kill-chain
  • Collaborate with multiple product teams to design sensors, implement detection ideas, and validate their effectiveness using a data-driven approach
  • Collaborate with data science teams to understand and identify detection gaps, capabilities, assumptions, and improvements.
  • Qualifications

    Required qualifications:

  • BS+ in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • 5+ years of software development/research experience
  • Deep and practicalWindows, Linux or macOSinternals knowledge
  • Reverse Engineering skills: familiar with debuggers, disassemblers, protocols, file formats
  • Excellent cross-group and interpersonal skills.
  • Preferred qualifications:

  • Offensive security research experience
  • Digital forensics skills
  • Industry recognized author of security research papers, blogs, or books
  • Low-level/security knowledge of other operating systems.
  • #2215

    Feb2021

    calendar_today5 days ago

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    info Full-Time

    location_on Herzliya, Israel

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