UBS Financial Services Cyber Defense Detection Content Engineer in Zürich, Switzerland

Cyber Defense Detection Content Engineer

Switzerland - Zürich

Information Technology (IT), Risk

Corporate Center

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Job Type:

Full Time

Your role:

Currently a Malware Analyst, Incident Responder, or Red Teamer looking for something different or just a change? The UBS Cyber Operations Detection Content Enhancements Team is searching for someone to do the following:

  • Create content; Snort, Yara, regex, etc. for various sensors throughout the estate to detect malicious activity utilizing the MITRE ATT&CK framework as a guide

  • Reverse engineer malware and deconstruct TTP's to identify the best way to detect unwanted or malicious activity.

  • Identify gaps with current detection coverage through research, threat intelligence, or Red and Purple team feedback

  • Test, deploy, document, and own the entire content life cycle and provide metrics of effectiveness

  • Work with the Advanced Detection team's data scientists to create, test, and determine data model's effectiveness to identify more advanced threats or blind spots

  • Maintain SIEM correlations, triggers, and workflows

  • Support and improve detection content for Intrusion Detection and Malware Protection Systems

Your team:

UBS Cyber Operations is a 24x7 follow the sun, geographically dispersed, extremely international team with locations in Singapore, New Jersey, USA, and headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. Your peers will be from every corner of the globe.

Your expertise:

  • Firm grasp of Business English both written and spoken.

  • Malware analyst, Security Engineering, Incident Response, or Red-Team background

  • Experience in any of the following; PowerShell, Python, C or C++, or JavaScript

  • Deep understanding of Security platforms and Enterprise Networking

  • Patient, flexible, have perseverance, able to effectively communicate to both technical and non-technical audiences products

  • Willing to write documentation

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Join us:

We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.