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Sr. Threat Intelligence Analyst

Date Posted: Jul 20, 2019

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  


Role Value Proposition: 

IT Risk & Security Consultant will provide key subject matter expertise as it relates to Cyber Threat Intelligence by analyzing relevant threats facing the systems, infrastructure, and resources critical to MetLife.  This individual will be responsible for analyzing cyber threats and security intelligence as well as identifying relevant indicators of compromise. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Review and triage data from commercial and open source intelligence services for threats, especially those targeting the financial services industry
  • Perform proactive engagement (threat hunting) in order to identify potential threats to the environment and develop content within tools to detect anomalous activity
  • Perform analysis of malware (executables, scripts, etc) to determine indicators of compromise, and create signatures for future detection and similar samples
  • Produce high-quality written and verbal communications, recommendations, and findings to customer management
  • Maintain a threat intelligence platform and an intelligence wiki to provide context for the incident response team, vulnerability management team, application security team, and regional teams


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:



  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems or related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • Candidate must have 5+ years of combined IT and Cyber Threat Intelligence related work experience.
  • Strong understanding of Windows operating systems and command line tools, network protocols, TCP/IP fundamentals, and security infrastructure.
  • Scripting and development experience for analysis and automate repeatable processes.
  • Experience with dissamblers/debuggers
  • Experience with commercial and open source Threat Intelligence Platforms (TIPs)




  • Strong experience analyzing raw log files (i.e. firewall, IDS, PCAP, system logs)and performing data correlation.
  • Experience managing threat intelligence platforms, log management tools, or SIEMs.

Relevant industry certifications such as GPEN, GREM, or GCTI






Business Category

Global Technology



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.” 





MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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