1+ months

Senior Cyber Threat Hunter - Cyber Fusion Center Job

Newtown Square, PA 19073

Requisition ID: 254788
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time


SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. Thats why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because its the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve peoples lives.

Senior Cyber Threat Hunter - Fully Remote Opportunity


We are looking for Cyber Threat Hunters to join the SAP Global Security Operations Team to help defend our networks from sophisticated threats. Our Cyber Threat Hunters are responsible for seeking out threats and attempts to evade our cyber defenses. The team also develops custom analytics and tradecraft to isolate malicious actors activities and works with other teams across the Global Security Operations construct to contain and eradicate threats.


The Role:


In this role, you will hunt for cyber threats in our networks using our suite of cyber tools. You will use your understanding of attack vectors to seek out threats looking to exploit those networks to gain unauthorized access to our sensitive data. This position requires creative thinkers who are able to develop and field new methods for detecting malicious activity. This is an opportunity to take a new approach to cyber defense and help us build a world class threat detection organization.


Role Requirements:


We are looking for experienced and motivated Cyber Threat Hunters who have at least 5 years of experience working as one or a combination of the following: Security Operations Center (SOC) analyst, incident responder, cyber threat intelligence analyst, or malware engineer. The ideal candidate can work well individually and on a team. This individual should also be a self-starter who has experience leading teams and building new capabilities.


You should also have the following technical skills and experience:


  • A Bachelors degree from an accredited institution in one of the following areas: Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Assurance, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics, or a related program.
    • Candidates without college degrees will also be considered provided that they have an equivalent amount of experience.
  • Security Certifications (e.g. Security+, GCIA, GCIH, GCFA, GCNA, CEH, CISSP, etc.)
  • Strong technical knowledge in at least one of the following areas:
    • Endpoint security and Endpoint Detection and Response tools (e.g. Symantec, McAfee, Sophos, Microsoft Defender ATP, Tanium, CrowdStrike, etc.)
    • Windows/AD file systems, registry functions, and memory artifacts
    • Unix/Linux file systems and memory artifacts
    • Mac file systems and memory artifacts
    • Database, web application, cloud, and/or mobile device cyber incident response principles and techniques
    • Cybersecurity automation
    • Security Information and Event Monitoring (SIEM) utilities (e.g. Splunk, QRadar, etc.)
    • Application, service, and machine log analysis
    • Common application-layer protocols (e.g. DNS, HTTP, TLS, SMB)
    • Network traffic metadata extraction and analysis using common packet capture utilities (e.g. Wireshark, tcpdump, Bro/Zeek, Snort, Suricata, etc.)
    • Malware analysis using sandboxes or other capabilities
  • Knowledge of Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) actors and associated tools, techniques, and procedures (TTPs)
  • Experience with open-source and proprietary Cyber Threat Intelligence data, to include the use of threat taxonomies, models (e.g. MITRE ATT&CK), and Indicators of Compromise (IOCs)
  • Experience with one or more scripting language (Bash, Python, Perl, PowerShell, etc.)
  • Experience managing cases with enterprise SIEM or Incident Management systems
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate technical issues to non-technical staff
  • Experience leading teams and managing projects







Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own.
A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If youre searching for a company thats dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment apply now.

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team. (Americas:Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
Additional Locations: Virtual - USA

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

Job Segment: ERP, Engineer, Electrical, Computer Science, Database, Technology, Engineering


Posted: 2020-06-16 Expires: 2020-10-17

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