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Malware Security Engineer

Bank of America
Addison, TX
  • Job Code
    bankofamerica-17048175AddisonTX
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Company Bank of America

Job Title Malware Security Engineer

Jobid bankofamerica-17048175AddisonTX

Location: Addison, TX, 75001, USA

Description **Job Description:**



The Cyber Event Response Team’s mission is to reduce risk across Bank of America by using existing or establishing robust cyber-hacking and malicious code containment activities for the security, safeguarding, continuity and confidentiality of information at Bank of America.



The malware analyst will be responsible for analyzing various malware samples, understanding remediation efforts, track espionage actors and their infrastructure, and report on those findings to our customers.



Successful candidates must be able to work independently on their given tasks, work well in a team environment, and come up with innovative ways to track progression of malware



families, infrastructure, and campaigns conducted by espionage actors.



**Required Skills:**



+ 3+ years of direct experience in incident response surrounding malware related events (or must show equivalent competency)

+ Investigate computer systems to identify malware infections or evidence of malware related activity

+ Must have solid understanding of Microsoft Windows malware

+ Must have a solid understanding of dynamic/static analysis of malware

+ Background or experience in static analysis a plus

+ Must be able to think outside the box and develop solutions to accomplish difficult tasks

+ Ability to create scripts to automate certain tasks a plus

+ Solid background in network traffic analysis

+ Experience in encryption / obfuscation and how to reverse it a plus

+ Proficient knowledge of networking protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPs, FTP, IRC, RPC, DNS, etc.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

+ Must be able to document findings, create reports and document processes to improve workflow.

+ Expertise using Splunk to query and search log sources to hunt for malicious activity

+ Experience with tools such as Splunk, Encase, IDA Pro, OllyDbg, Volatility, Wireshark, etc.



**Desired Skills:**



+ Offensive skills, to include pen testing and simulate threat actor tactics, these skills will be used to help improve controls.

+ Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field.

+ Enterprise Role Overview Key individual contributor, with accountability for researching, designing, engineering, implementing, and supporting information security & 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.



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** : 07/07/2017



**Location** :

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

Charlotte, NC, 13510 BALLANTYNE CORPORATE PL (NC2109),

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**



Bank of America is committed to ensuring that our online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please visit the Applicants with Disabilities page at http://careers.bankofamerica.com/us/applicants-with-disabilities .



**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.



**Frequently Asked Questions**



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