Threat Intelligence / Malware Analyst

Infoblox   •  

Tacoma, WA

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 38 days ago


This position is a hands-on opportunity where you can immediately contribute to the success of the company, advance your career, gain new knowledge, and hone current skill sets. The Cyber Intelligence Unit in the office of the CTO conducts extensive research, investigations, and uses Pivot-Farm-Mine techniques to proactively expand threat indicators, and develop actionable information in the form of IOCs, reports, lists, rules, indicators and warnings.

Joining the Infoblox Cyber Intelligence Unit means you will be part of an environment that encourages teamwork. You will be partnering with other teams in Engineering and Product Management where you will work on both greenfield projects as well as existing products and services. Infoblox leadership promotes a balance between collaboration and autonomy where you can utilize your expertise as well as develop new skills.

As the ideal candidate, you are an experienced intelligence and malware analyst. You are very familiar with intelligence processes, requirements, and collection. You have strong logic, correlation, analytical and communication skills, and theability to develop deep understanding of attacker methods and objectives. You are experienced with malware research and able to build tools to assist automated analysis and reverse engineering tasks.


  • Triage and respond to incidents or requests for analysis
  • Collect, analyze and exploit data from various sources
  • Develop actionable information in the form of technical indicators, reports, lists, rules, signatures, or indicators and warnings
  • Perform analysis on new indicators to detect prior compromise
  • Research new software vulnerabilities and develop exploits and detection algorithms
  • Hunt for new network attacks and perform behavioral malware analysis
  • Research emerging threats, threat actors, tactics, techniques, and procedures
  • Develop and use predictive analytics to counter threats by tracking attack campaigns


  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in the following areas:
  • Python and other scriptinglanguages
  • Familiar with use and administration of Mac, Linux, and Windows
  • Develop written intelligence reports
  • Conduct intelligence-focused research
  • Knowledge of information securitythreat types, their composition, and IOCs
  • Knowledge of attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs)
  • Commitment to self-study, and maintaining proficiency in the technical cybersecurity
  • Must be a US Citizen

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience analyzing common types of attacks
  • Log analysis and experience reviewing securityevents
  • Knowledge of intrusion analysis, network and host forensics
  • API usage and design experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports, protocols, and traffic flow


  • BS. in CS, CE or EE is required

It’s an exciting time to be at Infoblox. We are the market leader in technology for network control. Our success depends on bright, energetic, talented people who share a passion for excellence in building the next generation of networking technologies—and having fun along the way. Infoblox offers a fast-paced, action-oriented environment. We promote a culture that embraces innovation, change, teamwork, and strong partnerships. Join the winning Infoblox team—our future looks bright, and so will yours.