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Intelligence Analyst

Red Canary

Nov 05

Who We Are
Red Canary was founded to create a world where every organization can make its greatest impact without fear of cyber attack. Our combination of market-defining technology, processes, and expertise are preventing breaches every day. We are completely changing the way security is delivered and setting the new standard for security. If our mission resonates with you, let’s talk!  

What We Believe In
- Do what’s right for the customer
- Be kind and authentic
- Deliver great quality
- Be relentless

Challenges You Will Solve
The quickly-growing Intelligence Team strives to be the industry leader in operational threat intelligence produced to enable Red Canary, our customers, and the community to make better decisions. We work to make the intelligence we share actionable and impactful for detection and response as we continue to push the boundaries in close cooperation with security operations, threat research, and engineering.

Organizations face many threats and the threat landscape is constantly changing. The Red Canary Intelligence Team conducts in-depth analysis to provide context and help prioritize where to focus detection and response efforts. You will play an integral part in helping the team analyze adversary tradecraft to meet these goals.

What You'll Do

    • Investigate raw telemetry, potential malicious activity, and confirmed threat detections for the purpose of identifying threats, providing context, and informing decisions about detection and response.
    • Perform open and closed source research to associate the suspicious activity and confirmed threats we observe to known threats. Sources include social media, blog posts, intelligence reports, sandbox output, private information sharing partners, internal detections, and more.
    • Identify patterns and trends in detections and write actionable Intelligence Insights about trends we are observing, how customers can respond to them, and why they are relevant.
    • Produce intelligence reports and communicate actionable insights based on analysis, both internally and externally to customers and the community.
    • Create and update Intelligence Profiles on threats to effectively track known TTPs, detection coverage, and response/mitigation recommendations associated with specific malware and activity clusters.
    • Conduct analysis to identify unique or emerging threat behaviors that the Detection Engineering team can leverage to create new detection analytics.

What You'll Bring

    • A desire to work collaboratively and tackle new challenges as part of a rapidly evolving team and fast growing company.
    • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal, including the ability to communicate technical concepts in a clear, succinct fashion to subject matter and non-subject matter experts alike.
    • A general understanding of endpoint telemetry, adversary behaviors, and MITRE ATT&CK ®.
    • Demonstrated ability to perform open source threat research of threat intelligence sources including social media, blog posts, malware sandboxes, and other sources.
    • An inquisitive mind and the curiosity to dive into data and better understand threats.
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to synthesize complex and contradictory information.
    • Ability to quickly learn new tools.
    • Experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC), Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR), or other security focused roles preferred. 
    • Experience working with Endpoint Detection & Response (EDR) tools preferred.
Targeted base salary range: $110,000 - $135,000 + bonus eligibility and equity depending on experience

Why Red Canary?
Red Canary is where people embody our mission to improve security outcomes for all. People work hard to maintain a culture that encourages authenticity in order to do your best work. Our people are driven and committed to finding the best security outcomes, delivering real and actionable answers, and being transparent along the way. 

At Red Canary, we offer a very rich benefits program to our full-time team members so they can focus on their families and improving our customers’ security. For a full list of benefits, please review our Benefits Summary: 

Individuals seeking employment at Red Canary are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.