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Malware Prevention Analyst - Cyber Security Defense - B5

Denver, Colorado;

Job Description:

Are you passionate about working with the best information security team in the world? Bank of America is hiring top talent to join our team.

The Cyber Security Defense (CSD) function within Global Information Security is responsible for all aspects of threat intelligence and monitoring, application and network security, and insider threat. In addition, the CSD team drives out the enterprise-wide cyber exercise program.

The Malware Prevention Team’s aim 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 of Bank of America. They are looking for a mid-level individual with experience running malware analysis from end to end. They will be responsible for getting the alert, starting the response, performing the analysis and investigation and driving through the resolution. They will be part of one of three teams which are focused on a main area for malware; Email, Web or Endpoint.

The role of the Malware Prevention Analyst is that of completing incident response activity whose primary focus is malware.
 
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyzing various malware samples
  • Forensic based analysis
  • Memory analysis
  • Risk management

 
Required Skills:

  • 3+ years of experience conducting end to end Malware analysis specifically around either Email, Web or Endpoint
  • 3+ years of conducting incident response using tools such as FireEye or AV tools such as Splunk or McAfee (Tanium is a huge plus but not required)
  • 3+ years of experience doing digital forensics
  • Strong direct experience of analyzing malware
  • Must have a solid understanding of dynamic/static analysis of malware
  • Background in network traffic analysis
  • Knowledge of networking protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPs, FTP, IRC etc.
     

Desired Skills:

  • GCIH, GREM, GCFA or CISSP is desired, but not required
  • Experience in encryption/obfuscation and how to reverse it is desired, but not required
     

Hours: 11am–7pm CST Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday


 

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Are you passionate about working with the best information security team in the world? Bank of America is hiring top talent to join our team.

The Cyber Security Defense (CSD) function within Global Information Security is responsible for all aspects of threat intelligence and monitoring, application and network security, and insider threat. In addition, the CSD team drives out the enterprise-wide cyber exercise program.

The Malware Prevention Team’s aim 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 of Bank of America. They are looking for a mid-level individual with experience running malware analysis from end to end. They will be responsible for getting the alert, starting the response, performing the analysis and investigation and driving through the resolution. They will be part of one of three teams which are focused on a main area for malware; Email, Web or Endpoint.

The role of the Malware Prevention Analyst is that of completing incident response activity whose primary focus is malware.
 
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyzing various malware samples
  • Forensic based analysis
  • Memory analysis
  • Risk management

 
Required Skills:

  • 3+ years of experience conducting end to end Malware analysis specifically around either Email, Web or Endpoint
  • 3+ years of conducting incident response using tools such as FireEye or AV tools such as Splunk or McAfee (Tanium is a huge plus but not required)
  • 3+ years of experience doing digital forensics
  • Strong direct experience of analyzing malware
  • Must have a solid understanding of dynamic/static analysis of malware
  • Background in network traffic analysis
  • Knowledge of networking protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPs, FTP, IRC etc.
     

Desired Skills:

  • GCIH, GREM, GCFA or CISSP is desired, but not required
  • Experience in encryption/obfuscation and how to reverse it is desired, but not required
     

Hours: 11am–7pm CST Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday


 

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21071835

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Adam Waller

Referral Bonus:

0

Colorado job seekers

Colorado pay range:

$82,400 - $127,800 annualized salary, offers to be negotiated based on experience, education and skill set.

Discretionary incentive eligible

This role is eligible to participate in the annual discretionary plan. Employees are eligible for an annual discretionary award based on their overall individual performance results and behaviors, the performance and contributions of their line of business and/or group; and the overall success of the Company.

Benefits

This role is currently benefits eligible. We provide industry-leading benefits, resources and support to our employees so they can make a genuine impact and contribute to the sustainable growth of our business and the communities we serve.