Malware Analyst

436 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street, District 3, Ho Chi Minh
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6 days ago

Top 3 Reasons To Join Us

  • Product company with global reputation in security
  • Competitive compensation package & salary reviews
  • Full social insurance & extra health-care program

The Job

The Position

We are looking for hands-on Malware analyst to join our growing R&D and Product Engineering team. The candidate will work in a talented team to build OPSWAT's famous MetaDefender/Sandbox product as world's advanced next generation cyber security platforms.

What will you be doing

  • Analyze modern malwares based on public records or own research (big plus). Dynamic analysis technique is preferred.
  • Keep yourself up to date with the latest malware threats, focusing on common behaviors of malwares in the same type, same family.
  • Document detailed malware threats and identify procedures to avoid them, classify malwares based on malware behaviors, malware commonalities, malware families.
  • Replicate common-suspicious behavior of malwares based on the analysis results and how to capture these behaviors.
  • Participate in research and development of malware protection tools

Your Skills and Experience

What We Need From You:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science, information technology, system engineering or a related field
  • Good experience in malware analysis (at least 1 year working in the field).
  • Deep understanding in dynamic (preferred) / static analysis of malware techniques.
  • Understanding executable file structure in assembly.
  • Proficient experience in reverse engineering tools: IDA, x64dbg, WinDbg, ollyDbg.
  • Well knowledge in operating system APIs and internals: Windows and Linux
  • Experience in some common malware techniques: Injection, Packing, Obfucating...
  • Good understanding of network protocols. Proficient experience in Network analysis tools (Wireshark...)• Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated and have a proven ability to work well in a fast-paced team environment

It Would Be Nice If You Had:

  • Experience working with Virtualization environment (VMware, VirtualBox) and Sandbox (E.g: Cuckoo)
  • Experience working with other tools: Process Hacker, Windows Sys Internals (Process explorer, Process monitor, PE Explorer and Yara Generation)
  • Familiar with Agile / Scrum working environment
  • Familiar with Git, Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence, TeamCity

Why You'll Love Working Here

  • Meaningful work with passionate colleagues;
  • International working environment in global leading cyber security product company;
  • Attractive compensation, regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • 13-month bonus & performance bonus;
  • 100% salary, full insurances on probationary period;
  • Extra-health care program (PVI) for employee and family members;
  • 15 to 20+ paid day off per year;
  • Attractive benefits for team activities (team building, team outing, sport, trade union activities);
  • Nice open office on the top of a building in District 3 with full of accessories for active recreation, sport, fruits, coffee and tea.
  • Chances of work assignments/ business trips to OPSWAT global offices in US and Europe