OpenText Advanced Threat Research Analyst in Broomfield, Colorado
OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANYAs the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create softwaresolutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part ofa winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. Webroot is seeking an Advanced Threat Research Analyst to support ourGlobal Threat Research team. The successful candidate should be detailoriented, self-directed, highly self-motivated, have ananalytical/problem solving mindset and able to balance team approach withpersonal initiative. Do you have thorough experience in malware analysis and a drive toresearch and invent innovative solutions to prevent cyber-attacks? If so,please get in touch, as this is the role of an Advanced Threat ResearchAnalyst at Webroot! Specific Objectives and Responsibilities * Collect, research, and develop solutions to address primarilyWindows OS specific threats * Write detection rules in Yara and proprietary languages to growinternal rulesets * Research and develop scripts to parse malware configurations * Write, review, and organize technical content for publication intothe H3Collective Threat Blog * Serve as a contact to intercept and research threats found by incidentresponse teams Success Factors What will make you successful at Carbonite: * A track record of good judgment and decision-making in positions withsignificant responsibility * Highly autonomous and able to independently identify high valueprojects and drive them completion * Demonstrated leadership capability in cross-functional teamenvironments * High degree of comfort with complex technical environments * Having and being able to articulate/defend an informed opinion onimportant topics * 2+ years' experience in malware reverse engineering or equivalentexperience * Experience with application development in the C/C++ and Pythonlanguages * Experience in writing YARA rules * Understanding of Windows Internals: * Windows Registry * PE Format * Processes/Thread/DLLs * Windows Memory Model * Virtualization * Hooking/Injection mechanisms * Usermode/Kernel mode internal structures (plus how to interpret) * Experience using a debugger, i.e. WinDBG, OllyDBG, for dynamic analysis * Experience using IDA Pro/Ghidra or other disassembler for staticanalysis of x86/x64 binaries Desired Skills and Experience * Experience developing security software * Crypto: Encrypt/Decrypt, Hashing, Digital Signature/Verification * Experience with databases, i.e. MongoDB, MySQL * Agile Development Process experience * Linux operating systems * Cuckoo Sandbox At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and areproud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardlessof race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability,marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. If yourequire accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws including but notlimited to: Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA), Equal EmploymentOpportunity and Employee Polygraph Protection ActEmployer's Job# 9AB0515D-2FBC-4Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.