Qualcomm Staff Cyber Security Engineer, (Cyber Threat Intelligence) - Cambridge, UK in Cambridge, United Kingdom
Qualcomm Technologies International Ltd
Information Technology Group, Information Technology Group > Cyber Security Engineering
Where you will be working
Located in the East of England, 50 miles north of London, Cambridge is a unique and beautiful city, renowned for its world-class university and the thriving cluster of high technology businesses that have grown up around it. Cambridge is well served by road and rail links and is within easy distance of the major London airports.
At our Cambridge site we are focused on pioneering IoT and Voice And Music technologies, with engineering areas of excellence including, Analogue and Digital Design (Hardware, Software, OEM Support, Innovation).
Cambridge is our largest office in the UK, with more than 500 team members including engineers, business strategists and professional support staff.
Bachelors of Science in: Computer Engineering, or Computer Science, or Applied Mathematics, or Information Technology; or equivalent experience
Preferred: Masters of Science in Computer Engineering, or Computer Science, or Applied Mathematics, or Information Technology
About the role
Qualcomm offers flexible work options tailored to our employee’s needs. These include a combination of work from home and working in our Cambridge site. Well-being and life balance are fundamental to Qualcomm as an employer. We recognise and understand that employees have missed spending quality time with loved ones and extended family.
Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G, ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform its potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age and this is where you come in.
The Information Security & Risk Management (ISRM) organization is looking for a strong team player with significant industry experience in cyber defense operations. As a member of ISRM’s Cyber Threat Defense Team you will help protect Qualcomm from cyber intrusions to keep systems and data secure. This role will be focused on cyber threat intelligence analysis to continually understand threats facing Qualcomm, conduct retroactive hunting for sightings, and implement proactive defenses to minimize the impact of any future campaigns. If you are a passionate cyber security professional looking to work with a high-skilled global team to continually adapt detections and security controls to counter current threats, this role is for you.
Proactively monitor threat intelligence sources to track threat actors, IOCs and TTPs used, new infrastructure, and malware samples using open source and commercial resources.
Analyze novel cyber threat campaigns and trends conduct detailed analysis to bolster network and endpoint defenses against such threats.
Prepare and present engaging threat intelligence briefings to internal audiences highlighting emerging threats, adversaries, and incidents.
Automate workflows to leverage large threat intelligence datasets to collect and enrich indicators in a timely and scalable manner.
Engage with industry information sharing groups to exchange threat information and best practices.
Develop new threat detection content using advanced SIEM and EDR queries to find new and emerging threat vectors.
Respond to Cyber Security Incidents to identify the scope of an intrusion, determine the proper containment and remediation actions to minimize impact.
Investigate alert escalations to determine what happened and if the activity is malicious.
Partners with stakeholders across the organization to drive security improvements leveraging real-world examples of impacts.
Additional responsibilities may include:
· Support other ISRM activities, goals, and objectives as needed.
4+ years of cybersecurity-relevant work experience with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
5+ years of cybersecurity-relevant work experience with a High School Diploma or equivalent.
*References to a particular number of years experience are for indicative purposes only. Applications from candidates with equivalent experience will be considered, provided that the candidate can demonstrate an ability to fulfil the principal duties of the role and possesses the required competencies.
Preferred Qualifications The ideal candidate
7+ years of cybersecurity-relevant work experience with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
Cybersecurity-relevant certifications – GCFA, GMON, GREM, GNFA, GCIH, GCIA, GDAT, GCTI, OSCP.
3+ years using enterprise security tools such as SIEM, EDR, CASB, and WAF.
Strong understanding of Common Internet and Application-Layer Protocols, Windows, Linux and MacOS Operating Systems.
Familiarity with common web application architecture and AWS, GCP, and Azure/O365 Cloud environments.
Experience conducting disk and memory forensics and performing static and dynamic malware analysis.
Ability to automate repetitive tasks, connect to APIs and parse and analyze large data using scripting languages such as Python, Go, or Powershell and data analysis tools such as Pandas.
*References to a particular number of years experience are for indicative purposes only. Applications from candidates with equivalent experience will be considered, provided that the candidate can demonstrate an ability to fulfill the principal duties of the role and possesses the required competencies.
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