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Threat Hunter


Introduction At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just


At IBM, work is more than a job – it’s a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you’ve never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM MSS Security Operations Center (SOC) is seeking an experienced EDR/threat hunter. The selected candidate will spend time analyzing alerts in the client’s EDR platform, proactively hunting for malicious activities, developing new detection methods. Additionally the Hunter will be focused on identifying potentially sophisicated APT and Insider Threat activities withing client environments and developing advanced reporting on that activity to include remediation steps. The successfull candidate will be able to work independently and as part of a larger team, have strong understanding of TTPs, have exceptional technical writing skills, and be able ti work instresfull situations.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5 years in the cyber threat intelligence industry or equivalent knowledge and experience OR
  • 3 years of experience in EDR (Endpoint Technology and Response) OR
  • 3 years in incident response with extensive knowledge of the inner-workings of the windows\\linux\\osx operating systems OR
  • 3 years of experience in forensics or equivalent
  • 3 years in technical writing, developing technical documents, and incident response reporting.
  • Ability to quickly identify suspicious events thru pattern and behavioural analysis, intelligence correlation, and anomaly detection
  • Extensive knowledge of current and past malware, attack methodologies, and adversaries.
  • Experience in malware reversing both static and dynamic
  • Scripting experience in one or more languages
  • Exceptional communicative skills

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Market recognized certification

About Business Unit

IBM’s Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM’s Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments—with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.

Your Life @ IBM

Are you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world’s most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it’s time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It’s time to define your career.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location Statement

IBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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