Detection Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Dublin

Website AdaptiveMobile Security

Global leader in Mobile Network Security market.

AdaptiveMobile Security is the world leader in mobile security, protecting over two billion subscribers worldwide, and the only mobile security company offering products designed to protect all services on both fixed and mobile networks through in-network and cloud solutions.  Our products are deployed in 9 of the top 10 mobile operator groups worldwide.

 

As a Detection Engineer, you will help analyse spam and phishing attacks over mobile networks, help develop new tools to detect malicious activity, perform mobile malware analysis and make these insights and information available to other members of the Data Intelligence team and other teams within AdaptiveMobile. You’ll be a part of a team of dynamic and creative individuals focused on analysing mobile threats, understanding how they work and using that knowledge to improve our products.

 

Responsibilities

Participate in writing tools and creating methods to detect malicious or harmful URLs in mobile networks
Help identify and develop new methods for use by our managed services team to block mobile attacks
Analyse mobile malware being sent to targeted subscribers across mobile networks
Research new and past mobile threats, including mobile malware, spam and phishing URLs, IP attacks, Core network signalling attacks and other vulnerabilities.
Requirements

2 or more years in a Threat Detection or Analyst role dealing with mobile malware and/or phishing and spam, preferably in a mobile environment
Experience with one or more scripting languages. Python proficiency preferred.
Experience in building and running scripts to analyse mobile malware and malicious urls and webpages
Familiarity with virtualization technologies, such as VMware products, VirtualBox, KVM, etc.
Experience with networking and Linux environment
Experience analysing and interpreting host, network, and memory artifacts from sandbox environments.
Experience with network traffic inspection tools, such as Wireshark, tcpdump etc
Experience with Mobile Malware Analysis and Investigation
An interest in the larger threat landscape
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work independently
Optional:

Reverse engineering skills
Experience with yara rules
Use of data analysis tools (Tableau, Python libraries, …)
What we can offer you:

The opportunity to work with a Industry leading organization and the forefront of the telecommunications security industry where a great performance is quickly recognized.
Competitive Salary
20 days annual leave, rising to 25 days in line with length of service
Paid healthcare plan
Company bonus scheme
Life assurance and company pension benefit
Travel insurance for all company travel

To apply for this job email your details to aisling.mcgowan@adaptivemobile.com