About the Role:
CrowdStrike is looking for highly motivated, self-driven, technical analysts dedicated to making a difference in global security by protecting organizations against the most advanced attackers in the world. Our CrowdStrike virtual security operations center offers opportunities to expand your skill set through a wide variety of experiences, detecting and responding to incidents as they occur in real-time for our customers.
This position is open to candidates in San Antonio, TX , Austin, TX and St. Louis, MO.
Am I an Analyst, Endpoint Protection Team Candidate?
Do you find yourself interested in putting your hands-on technical skills to the test in detecting, containing, and remediating incidents?
Are you self-motivated and looking for an opportunity to rapidly accelerate your skills?
Do you crave new and innovative work that actually matters to your customer?
Do you have an Incident Response or Information Security background that you’re not fully utilizing?
Are you capable of leading teams and interacting well with customers?
Do you love working around like-minded, smart people who you can learn from and mentor on a daily basis?
Exercise incident handling processes across Windows, Mac, and Linux platforms.
Perform basic malware analysis.
Develop and improve processes for incident detection and the execution of countermeasures
Produce high-quality written and verbal communications, recommendations, and findings to customer management.
Demonstrate industry thought leadership through blog posts, CrowdCasts, and other public speaking events.
What You'll Need:
Successful candidates will have experience in one or more of the following areas:
Incident Handling: experience conducting or managing incident response for organizations, investigating targeted threats such as the Advanced Persistent Threat, Organized Crime, and Hactivists.
Computer Forensic Analysis: a background using a variety of forensic analysis tools in incident response investigations to determine the extent and scope of compromise.
Systems Administration: an understanding of system internals is required to understand how to implement and execute countermeasures and remediation.
Network Forensic Analysis: knowledge of network protocols, network analysis tools, and ability to perform analysis of associated network logs.
Malware Analysis: ability to perform static and dynamic malware analysis to understand the nature of malware
Incident Remediation: strong understanding of targeted attacks and able to create customized tactical and strategic remediation plans for compromised organizations.
Network Operations and Architecture/Engineering: strong understanding of secure network architecture and strong background in performing network operations.
Programming/Scripting: experience coding in C, C#, VB, Python, Perl, Ruby on Rails, and .NET.
Additionally, all candidates must possess the following qualifications:
Capable of completing technical tasks without supervision.
Desire to grow and expand both technical and soft skills.
Strong project management skills.
Contributing thought leader within the incident response industry.
Ability to foster a positive work environment and attitude.
Must be willing to work 4x10 schedule, including a day on the weekend.
Must be willing to work on site.
This role is only open to US citizens and Green Card holders.
BA or BS / MA or MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Math, Information Security, Information Assurance, Information Security Management, Intelligence Studies, Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity Policy, or a related field. Applicants without a degree but with relevant work experience and/or training will be considered.