Research & Investigations Analyst (Remote - USA)
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Since 2004, Mandiant has been a trusted partner to
security-conscious organizations. Effective security is based on
the right combination of expertise, intelligence, and adaptive
technology, and the Mandiant Advantage SaaS platform scales decades
of frontline experience and industry-leading threat intelligence to
deliver a range of dynamic cyber defense solutions. Mandiant's
approach helps organizations develop more effective and efficient
cyber security programs and instills---confidence in their
readiness to defend against and respond to cyber threats.
As a Research Analyst within Mandiant Managed Defense, you will
develop and maintain analysis methodologies for extended detection
and response (XDR) service delivery. The Research Analyst is
responsible for reviewing the output of automated detection and
classification models and developing requirements for enhancements
and new models. The research analyst will also work with the
Mandiant Managed Defense Security Operations Center and Advanced
Analysis Team to investigate malicious activity detected at Managed
What You Will Do:
- Develop investigative workflows and methodologies and optimize
existing processes in Mandiant Managed Defense.
- Assist in investigations of malicious activity detected in
Mandiant Managed Defense customer environments.
- Develop detailed technical requirements for new detection
models and enhancements to existing models.
- Validate technical solutions and workflows in the Mandiant
- Develop and maintain technical documentation for Mandiant
Managed Defense solutions
- Facilitate the adoption of new capabilities, methodologies,
solutions, or product features within Managed Defense.
- 4+ years in a hands-on technical role of network forensic
analyst, host forensics analysis, incident responder or similar
- 2+ years of experience with and knowledge of packet flow,
TCP/UDP traffic, Security Incident Event Monitoring (SIEM) Tools,
IDS technologies (e.g., Snort rules), proxy technologies, antivirus
solutions, and other enterprise security operations tools
- Deep technical knowledge of technologies used to perform
incident response, computer forensics, endpoint detection and
response, network security, cloud security, and/or application
- Technical understanding of endpoint detection and response
technologies such as FireEye Endpoint Security, Microsoft Defender
for Endpoint, Carbon Black, CrowdStrike, and SentinelOne.
- Technical understanding of network intrusion detection and
prevention technologies such as FireEye Network Security, Suricata,
- Experience with security detection and response for Amazon Web
Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and Oracle Cloud
- Ability to make technology prioritization decisions based on
market research and analysis provided by Strategic Product
At Mandiant we are committed to our #OneTeam approach combining
diversity, collaboration, and excellence. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of
Minimum Salary: $100,000. Final salary will be determined
commensurately with cost of living, experience level, and/or any
other legally permissible considerations.
Incentive Compensation: Eligibility for annual bonus subject to
individual and company performance; eligibility for award of
Restricted Stock Units subject to eligibility requirements,
approval from Mandiant's Compensation Committee, and vesting
Benefits: Employer subsidized benefits include Medical, Dental,
Vision, Life, and Disability Insurance. Subject to eligibility
requirements, Mandiant also offers the ability to participate in
401(k), Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts,
Dependent Care Spending Accounts, and Employee Stock Purchase
Program. Mandiant also provides Paid Time Off, Flexible Paid Sick
Time, and Paid Holidays.
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