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The Splunk Senior Threat Hunter works with the Sr. Manager of Threat Hunting and Intelligence in our fast-growing Splunk Global Security organization. While this role may be fully remote, preference will be given to candidates either in San Jose or Washington DC. Self starters will love this job, as you will play a key role in the build out of this new service. You will have a highly impactful role with the responsibility of planning and conducting threat hunts. In addition to collaborating with our DMO team to create new detection content. The focus will be on delivering four core capabilities:
The nature of the work will require dogged persistence to identify advanced adversaries who wish to remain hidden. You are passionate about log analysis, have an ambition to build out a brand new service, as well as develop supporting processes and procedures. Expert level skill in more than one of the following areas is required:
Critical thinking and curious mindset are necessary for this role, as finding patterns of suspicious activity in very large datasets is challenging. The successful candidate will be one that enjoys the rush of finding new previously unknown threat actor activity and has the high degree of focus necessary to continue the hunt when there are no easy wins. You will be self-motivated, never sitting idle, but always looking for new work opportunities. The Threat Hunting & Intelligence (THI) team is passionate, has fun everyday, enjoys a good laugh, but above all else loves to hunt threat actors.
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