Threat Hunter

5 - 7 years experience  •  Healthcare

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/22/18
Virtual / Travel
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/22/18


  • Hunt for threat actors by using known TTPs
  • Develop and execute hunting engagements based on relevant threat intelligence
  • Lead hunting engagements composed of a cross-functional team
  • Leverage big data analytic tools to identify anomalous activity
  • Continuously improve processes and documentation to drive maturity
  • Work with SOC engineering to operationalize new and innovative detection techniques
  • Have a passion for security, technology and threat actor activity
  • Provide operational support to the Incident Response team as needed
  • Provide hunting engagement briefings to stakeholder
  • Have experience utilizing structured analytical techniques
  • Possess and maintain adequate level of technical and analytical skills
  • Stay abreast of latest vulnerabilities, exploits and other relevant threat-related information
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school in Intelligence, Information Technology, Information Security/Assurance, Engineering or related field of study; at least 2 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experiencerequired
  • Minimum 5 years of general Information Securityexperiencerequired
  • Minimum 1 year of working as a threat hunter
  • Ability to write scripts in Python or PowerShell required
  • Strong pattern recognition and deductive reasoning skills
  • Strong understanding of malware techniques and host-based forensics
  • Experience with statistical analysis is a plus
  • Familiarity with the Cyber Kill Chain, Diamond, VERIS or ATT&CK modeling is a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Must be able to communicate technical details in a clear, understandable manner
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with little supervision
  • Outstanding time management and organizational skills required


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