About the Role
As a Falcon Complete Analyst Intern at CrowdStrike, you’ll make 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.
Conduct monitoring and analysis of security alerts.
Assist with triage of incoming issues to assess the priority. Investigate alerts and validate the alert is malicious.
Escalate alerts that indicate a potential security incident.
Serve as our first line of contact for customer security requests.
Initiate cases, document activities, and escalate issues to higher-level security analysts per Falcon Complete Standard Operating Procedures.
Handle high pressure situations in a productive and professional manner.
What You’ll Need...
0-2 years of relevant incident handling skills
Fundamental understanding of information security
Fundamental understanding of sysinternals
Fundamental understanding of network communications
Desire to grow and expand technical and soft skills
Current student working towards a 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.
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.
Here’s what our previous interns have to say about our program:
The CrowdStrike Internship Experience (video)
Our feature on The Internship Show (podcast)