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Associate Security Consultant
Company FireEye
Location San Francisco, NYC, DC, Chicago, Denver, and Dallas
Preferred GIAC Certifications GSEC, GCIH, GCIA, GPEN, GCFE
Travel 30%
Salary Not provided
URL Not provided
Contact Name MShrewsbury
Contact Email mshrewsbury/at/sans.org
Expires 2020-12-03

Job Description

Associate Security Consultant - Entry Level 2021
San Francisco, CA, USA
Full-time
Company Description
FireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant® consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. FireEye has over 9,000 customers across 103 countries, including more than 50 percent of the Forbes Global 2000.

Job Description
Job Description

Do you love the challenge of figuring out solutions to intricate technology puzzles?

Do you like to help others solve their network and information security issues?

If you answered YES, then consider a career at Mandiant as an Associate Consultant!

We have the expertise and experience in information security. This is our focus.

You’re not just a number and you won’t get lost in the shuffle.

You will be working on challenging technical projects that make an impact. You’ll be visible.

You’ll be exposed to many different environments and technologies.

You’ll learn from our best incident responders and red teamers.

We investigate breaches that make headlines (and many more that don’t), as well as break into applications and systems to identify security gaps for our clients. We find evil and solve crime, and are seeking candidates who possess the ability to think like an attacker and stay one step ahead of the game.

Find your niche among the cool projects you'll be involved with, such as:

Incident Response
Host and network forensics
Network traffic analysis
Malware analysis and reverse engineering
Penetration testing and Red Team
Network, web and mobile application security assessments
Source code reviews
And more...
Responsibilities:

Conduct host forensics, network forensics, log analysis, and malware triage in support of incident response investigations
Recognize and codify attacker tools, tactics, and procedures in indicators of compromise (IOCs) that can be applied to current and future investigations
Perform network penetration, web and mobile application testing, source code reviews, threat analysis, wireless network assessments and social engineering assessment
Build internal scripts, tools and methodologies to enhance our capabilities
Develop comprehensive and accurate reports and presentations for both technical and executive audiences
Work with security and IT operations at clients to implement remediation plans
Qualifications
Requirements:

Technical skills in at least two of the following areas:
Strong knowledge of Windows OS and networking protocols
Basic knowledge of tools used for forensic collection and analysis
Knowledge of application testing and network security concepts
Experience with programming/scripting languages such as Python
A technical security-related internship or other professional experience
Must be able to travel 20-30%
Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship
Additional Qualifications:

Strong technical acumen and ability to quickly assimilate new information
Ability to successfully interface with clients (internal and external) and manage expectations of others
Ability to document and explain technical details in a concise, understandable manner
Additional Information
At FireEye we are committed to our #OneTeam approach combining diversity, collaboration, and excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability. Requests for accommodation due to disability can be sent directly to HR-Accommodations@FireEye.com.