Senior Threat Detection Specialist

Our client; a Global Tier 1 Bank, is looking for a Senior Threat Detection Specialist, to work in their Denver, offices. The ideal candidate will work side by side with the banks existing threat prevention teams, helping to reduce Cybersecurity risk, by using existing cyber-hacking and malicious code containment activities, safeguarding, business continuity, and confidentiality of information.


Role and Responsibilities

Leading a Malware Prevention control area

Overseeing Malware Prevention controls inside the bank

Identify ways to improve the effectiveness of the email Malware Prevention program

Lead Incident Response, Digital Forensic and <alware Prevention efforts to reduce cyber risk & prevent threats

Cybersecurity Risk Management, Business Continuity & Corporate Governance


Skills and Experience

Knowledge of leading malware detection, threat prevention and remediation efforts at a large enterprise network

Solid understanding of dynamic/static analysis of malware

Background in Incident Response related to malware attacks

Able to build innovative ways to track the progression of malware families, infrastructure and campaigns conducted by espionage actors

Ability to create cyber scripts

Leads the development of tools and processes that provide cybersecurity defense

Use technical expertise to provide systems disruption protection (DDoS) systems intrusion protection (IDS/IPS, WAF, Log Monitoring)

Network detection prevention of malware threats for applications/infrastructure & data leakage

Utilizes experience and deep knowledge of IT platforms, tools, and concepts to ensure cybersecurity protection is integrated into all layers of defense

Provide leadership team with info security threat recommendations and updates




5+ years of relevant Cybersecurity, Malware, Banking experience across multiple disciplines

GCIH, GREM, GCFA or CISSP is desired (but not required)

Excellent communication skills and able to adapt to the audience

Able to work independently on tasks, but also work well within a team environment