IBM Cyber Threat Intelligence Researcher - CISO in Boston, Massachusetts
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Your Role and Responsibilities
You will be responsible for analyzing the socio-economic aspects of malicious cyber activity. This position requires the analysis of artifacts and methodologies of threat actors for determination of impact and severity to the environment. Activities include monitoring of web resources and threat feeds as well as incident response data and malicious code analysis.
Your Roles and Responsibilities:
Respond to requests for ad-hoc reporting and research topics from management as required.
Work with various intelligence collection and reporting tools and frameworks to produce reports
Develop and refine cyber-threat intelligence collection and analysis processes
Produce detailed intelligence analysis reports on cyber-threats and convey potential impact
Present relevant findings to both technical and non-technical audiences
Issue advisories on critical threats and vulnerabilities
Develop capabilities to enhance cyber-threat intelligence capabilities
Support detection and Incident Response teams with context and analysis support
Provide expertise and recommend relevant remediation and countermeasures
Develop in-house tools to assist with collection and analysis of intelligence information
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
5+ years of experience in standards of intelligence collection and analysis research methods
Understanding of external factors and the security
Familiarity with cyber-threats, mitigations, motivations and techniques
Experience with intelligence analysis tools, methods and the intelligence life-cycle
Experience distilling raw data into actionable intelligence information
Generating defensible analytical products and coherent visualized data
Prepare and present research findings
Experience with open, deep and dark web
Security risk mitigation methods and compensating controls
Knowledge of malicious code and technical vulnerabilities
Knowledge of databases, query design, and how to analyze data
Tracking and reporting on cyber-espionage, cyber-crime, and other malicious threat actors
Experience performing security assessments and detecting forensic artifacts
Experience with EDR platforms and how they operate
Familiarity with automation concepts and scripting languages
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Bachelor's Degree or higher in the field of Computer Science or Information Security or related field (may be substituted for experience and industry certifications)
5 or more years experience in one or combination of the following cyber-security functions:
Cyber Threat Intelligence
Intrusion Detection/Prevention Monitoring
Individual technical Cyber Security Certification through one of the recognized bodies
Possible certifications: ISACA, (ICS)2, GIAC, etc.
Foreign language proficiency is a plus
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