Cisco Outreach Researcher in Austin, Texas

Additional Location(s) or Information: San Francisco, CA or Columbia, MD Job Category: Engineer - Software Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager Requisition #: R1018896

Description: Come join Cisco’s Talos Security Intelligence and Research Group (Talos) to help drive security for Cisco and it’s customers. The successful candidate will work on a global team of security analysts focusing on the changing threat landscape and its effect on Cisco and our customers.

The Outreach Researcher is a security expert in at least one area with broad knowledge across the technology. Reads technical documentation, functional specs, RFCs. Maintains pulse on threats/outbreaks that have impact to the technology. Has strong security knowledge in at least one area.

Essential Job Responsibilities

Examine, create bugs, and triage incoming bugzilla bugs Experience with perl, python, ruby Experience with HTTP, POP, IMAP, TCP, UDP, IP Excellent analytical and problem solving skills Accomplished technical writing ability Deep understanding of network based and client side attacks Ability to analyze malware, 0-day, and releated threats Able to easily identify bugs with a major external impact Ability to communicate effectively across multiple teams Promote Cisco security thought leadership through media outreach and collaborative reporting.

Source and analyze data from available product sources across Cisco as well as externally from partners or other qualified third-parties.

Manage reporting and dissemination of security intelligence and research efforts Monitor, identify, and respond to timely security events

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Job Type: Experienced Opportunity Category: Security

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