Security Research Scientist Job
Date: Apr 30, 2013
Location: Santa Clara, CA, US
Location: Santa Clara, CA
About the Role:
Work within a dynamic and fast-paced intrusion protection R&D team within McAfee Labs to fight the cyber threat. McAfee Network IPS is the industry leader in the intrusion detection and protection area. The NSS Labs 2010 competitive group test concludes that McAfee NSP has the highest attack detection rate as well as the best throughput among all IPS vendors. Gartner 2010 IPS Magic Quadrant credits McAfee IPS as the industry leader in terms of both the ability to execute and visionaries.
- Develop tools to automate botnet/malware analysis tasks.
- Setup and administer lab environment for botnet/malware analysis.
- Threat analysis and response.
- Reverse engineering of botnet/malware
Required Experience/Skills & Education:
Malware Analysis and Reverse Engineering skills and tools like wireshark, tcpdump, ollydbg, windbg and IdaPro
Solid programming skills with scripting languages such as Perl, Python, Bash
Working knowledge of databases such as MySQL
Working knowledge of Rapid Web development frameworks/languages and environments such as PHP etc
CS related graduate with at least 1 year experience
McAfee, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), is the world's largest dedicated security technology company. We are relentlessly focused on constantly finding new ways to keep our customers safe. Share your talents with us in the dynamic security industry, and experience the meaningful, interesting work that is waiting for you.
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Job: Product Development Research
Primary Location: NA-USA-CA-Santa Clara
Position Number: 880015
Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto
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