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Empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve moreThat’s what inspires us, drives our work, and pushes us to challenge the status quo every daySecurity is a top priority for microsoft because it is a top concern for our customersMicrosoft’s security team has invested deeply to build strong security capabilities across microsoft defender product portfolio.
The fight against cybercrime requires defenders to be adaptive and responsive to the rapidly evolving threat landscapeTo protect our customers from an adaptive adversary and help them manage complexity, we in turn need to innovateOur security researchers provide the foundation of our innovation cycle, building detections and mitigations, understanding the full breadth of impact experienced by our customers, and driving novel and durable protectionWe are building cutting-edge security solutions that gives customers visibility and control, helps them stay ahead of cyber threats as they evolve.
We’re looking for security researchers who can apply their in-depth knowledge of security to identify intrusions and track the actors behind them through large-scale data analysisYou will join the group that is responsible for advanced threat detection capabilities by engineering a hyper-scale serviceWe are seeking individuals who are passionate about securityIn this role, you would be responsible to proactively research, investigate and mitigate the latest threats, and work with a diverse team of data scientists, applied researchers, engineers, and internal & external partners to solve problemsIf you are obsessed about solving problems, interested in fighting cybercrime and developing state of the art security products, come join us and protect millions of users all around the globe! #nextplay
Track insights from security researchers and real incidents to develop durable attack detection capabilities across the kill-chain
Author innovative logic and rules to detect attacks leveraging telemetry and intel available in our products
Uncover attacker campaigns to disrupt them and protect our customers
Track adversary activities to develop and enhance detections in our products
Conduct research that yields new insights, hypothesis, algorithms, and prototypes that advance state-of-the-art of threat protection
Improve the quality, effectiveness and accuracy of various detections running in our products
Degree in computer science or a related technical discipline
5+ years of computer security industry experience
1+ years of coding and scripting experience (regex, python, sql, kql)
Experience authoring and interacting with big data solutions to pull and analyse data
Solid understanding of attacker tradecraft associated with email, app-based, cloud threats
Strong understanding of attacker mindset and ability to apply defensive tactics to protect against it
Experience working through ambiguity to drive innovations in detections
Broad, general familiarity with the threat landscape affecting enterprise customers
Good verbal and written communication skills in english
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinancesWe also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirementsIf you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the accommodation request form.
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Posted 23 days ago