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Security Content Analyst (Remote)

Apply Job ID R4431 Date posted 07/27/2021

At CrowdStrike we’re on a mission - to stop breaches. Our groundbreaking technology, services delivery, and intelligence gathering together with our innovations in machine learning and behavioral-based detection, allow our customers to not only defend themselves, but do so in a future-proof manner. Because of that we’ve earned numerous honors and top rankings for our technology, organization and talent. Our culture was purpose-built to be remote first, and we offer flexible work arrangements to help our people manage their personal and professional lives in a way that works for them. If you’re ready to work on unrivaled technology with a team that makes a difference every day, let’s talk.

About the Role:

CrowdStrike’s Validation team has the mission of understanding the threats of the real world and mapping those threats to the capabilities of the Falcon product.  The team mixes automation infrastructure with threat analysis to investigate emerging threats and produce a solid reproduction of the threat’s behavior against Falcon. This ranges from simple executable malware samples to cutting edge techniques and exploits. Success is shining lights on the dark spots in Falcon and providing actionable results to the detection engineering team to improve the product. All of this is focused on the mission of helping enterprises mount an effective defense against well-funded adversaries.

What You’ll Need: 

  • The ideal candidate will have 2-6 years’ experience working in the Vulnerability research space.

  • Collecting, analyzing, interpreting, evaluating, and integrating vulnerability data from multiple sources to update existing product

  • Vulnerability/expoilt research and creating signatures for the same

  • Handle Customer escalations, to identify False-Positive & False-Negative

  • Actively investigate the latest in security vulnerabilities, advisories, incidents, and provide insights (sources like, Microsoft, Oracle, etc)

  • Troubleshooting security vulnerability issues/ gaps that arise

  • Vulnerability data discovery and validation (Data efficacy & Accuracy)

  • Develop, test and modify custom scripts for vulnerability  content

Bonus Points:

  • Programming/scripting knowledge for automating day to day tasks – Python/ Perl,

  • Platform knowledge (ex: Windwos system concepts like registry, files, services, etc)

  • Research mindset, has a hold on where to look for relevant information pertaining to reported vulnerabilities.

  • Knowledge about IDS, IPS (Vulnerability Signatures)

  • Prior experience working with Nessus, Qualys, Rapid 7 , etc




Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:

  • Remote-friendly culture

  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards

  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements 

  • Paid Parental Leave, including adoption 

  • Wellness programs

  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities

  • Open offices have stocked kitchens, coffee, soda and treats

We are committed to building an inclusive culture of belonging that not only embraces the diversity of our people but also reflects the diversity of the communities in which we work and the customers we serve. We know that the happiest and highest performing teams include people with diverse perspectives that encourage new ways of solving problems, so we strive to attract and develop talent from all backgrounds and create workplaces where everyone feels seen, heard and empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work.

CrowdStrike is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.