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McAfee ATR Operational Intelligence Junior Team member

Primary Location Amsterdam, Date posted 01/22/2020
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Job Title:

McAfee ATR Operational Intelligence Junior Team member


Netherlands, Amsterdam

Role Overview:

McAfee Advanced Threat Research (ATR) is looking for an individual who is recently qualified in the past couple of years with an interest or some experience in cyber-threat intelligence. Ideally someone who is passionate about tracking advanced threat campaigns and the research involved.
By tracking, analyzing and reporting threat operations, you will conduct and coordinate research using internal/external sources to determine advisory capability and intent. Analyzed tactics, techniques and procedures need to be added to existing systems such as MISP, (Malware Information Sharing Platform). Your work will directly flow towards McAfee’s customers to provide them with crucial campaign intelligence. You will work in the ATR team of researchers and security engineers to drive technical requirements for new technology or to improve existing technology.

Company Overview

From device to cloud, McAfee provides market-leading cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. McAfee helps businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously and collaboratively. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats at home and away. With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building best in class cyber security solutions.

About you:

You are a person that can work independently and has a strong attention to detail and accuracy. You have an ability to handle change well and successfully collaborate in teams. Strong written (English), oral and interpersonal communication skills are preferred. Knowledge or experience to the following would be an advantage but not essential:

Desired Qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Science
  • Experience with current/historical Cyber threats
  • Knowledge of MISP, Malware Information Sharing Platform would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of STIX-TAXII-OpenIOC
  • Experience conducting threat research focused on nation state, criminal, or other malicious activities
  • Experience with threat intelligence tools
  • Experience with scripting (python).
  • Basic experience with dynamic and static Malware analysis

Company Benefits and Perks:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring our true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work.

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Perks may include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs

  • Paid Time Off

  • Support for Community Involvement

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Job Type:

Experienced Hire

Primary Location:

Netherlands, Amsterdam

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