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Cyber Security Threat Hunter

Bank of America
Charlotte, NC
  • Job Code
    bankofamerica-17083088CharlotteNC
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Company Bank of America

Job Title Cyber Security Threat Hunter

Jobid bankofamerica-17083088CharlotteNC

Location: Charlotte, NC, 28230, USA

Description **Job Description:**



In this highly visible role, you will perform research and analysis searching for indications of advanced threat actors existing on the network. Analyze available data sources, security tools, and threat trends and lead security monitoring and analysis techniques to identify attacks against the enterprise. Works with the Cyber Security Research and Development team to operationalize new and innovative techniques of discovering advanced threat actors. Works in Global Information Security in the Cyber Security Defense organization to ensure there are good data sources to enrich hunting capabilities.



**Required Skills:**



+ 4-7 years of background in information security, cyber security or network engineering.

+ Must understand typical threat actor profiles, the typical indicators associated with those profiles, and be able to synthesize the two to develop innovative techniques to detect threat actor activity.

+ Must demonstrate knowledge of tactics, techniques, and procedures associated with malicious insider activity, organized crime/fraud groups and both state and non-state sponsored threat actors.

+ Must be able to critically examine an organization and system through the perspective of a threat actor and articulate risk in clear, precise terms.

+ Analyze available data sources, security tools, and threat trends and lead security monitoring and analysis techniques to identify attacks against the enterprise

+ Ability to analyze logs, normalize and perform automated log correlations utilizing big data analysis or hunt tools to identify anomalous and potentially malicious behavior

+ Strong experience with Digitial forensics on host or network from malware perspective, ability to identify anomalous behavior on network or endpoint devices

+ Experience with information security tools such as an enterprise SIEM solution, IDS/IPS, endpoint security, and security monitoring solutions (NSM,DLP,Insider, etc)

+ Self-starting, organized, proactive, and requiring minimal management oversight.

+ Ability to quickly learn new and complex concepts.

+ Strong analytical skills/problem solving/conceptual thinking/attention to detail.

+ Ability to work effectively with peers and multiple levels of management.

+ Well organized, thorough, with the ability to balance and prioritize competing priorities.

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills across multiple levels of the organization.



**Desired Skills:**



+ A passion for Cyber Threat Hunting, research, and uncovering the unknown about threats and threat actors

+ Bachelors degree in Computer Science.

+ Ability to effectively code in a scripting language (Python, Perl, etc.)

+ Ability to understand big data and query languages (Splunk, SQL, etc)

+ Experience with either Red team or Blue team operations and ability to think both like an attacker and defender.

+ Experience setting up infrastructure to support Hunt Team operations

+ Previous experience working in the financial industry



_Enterprise Role Overview_



Key individual contributor, with accountability for researching, designing, engineering, implementing, and supporting information security & directory technology systems (software & hardware). Utilizes in-depth technical knowledge and business requirements to design & implement secure solutions to meet customer / client needs while protecting the Bank's assets. Develops and implements security standards, procedures, and guidelines for multiple platforms and diverse environment (e.g. client server, distributed, mainframe, etc.). Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results. Work leadership may be provided by assigning work and resolving problems. Typically 5-7 years of IT experience.



**Posting Date** : 12/26/2017



**Location** :

Simi Valley, CA, 450 AMERICAN ST (CA6921),

Washington, DC, BANK OF AMERICA, 730 15th St NW,

Chicago, IL, 135 S LA SALLE ST (IL4135),

Charlotte, NC, 201 N TRYON ST (NC1022),

Addison, TX, 16001 N Dallas Pkwy (TX8044),

- United States



**Travel** : Yes, 5% of the time



**Full / Part-time** : Full time



**Hours Per Week** : 40



**Shift** : 1st shift



**Assistance for Applicants with Disabilities**



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**Diversity & Inclusion**



At Bank of America, our commitment to diversity and inclusion is helping us to create not only a great place to work, but also an environment where our employees, our customers and our communities around the world can reach their goals and connect with each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.



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