Cyber Threat Hunting Intern (Summer 2020)
- Military veterans preferred
2019-10-12 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Richardson Texas United States
Raytheon Global Business Services (GBS) has an opening on the Enterprise IT Security Team for an intern to join the Cyber Threat Hunting Services team. This position will be responsible for analyzing anomalous activity within the network environment or enclave, collaborating with the owners of cyber defense tools to tune systems for optimum performance, and analyzing attacker tactics to improve network detection capabilities.
Leverage internal and external resources to research threats, vulnerabilities, and intelligence on various attackers and attack infrastructure
Identify threats, determine root cause, scope, and severity of each, and compile/report findings into a finished analytical product
Generate and report cybersecurity metrics
Recommend system tuning/customization and data collection improvements
Work with our Penetration Testers and Cybersecurity Assessors to develop new tactics and techniques for identifying suspicious activity
Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
Solid understanding of current cyber threats, vulnerabilities, and attack trends
Solid understanding of common computer networking protocols and technologies, and server and desktop operating systems
This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
3.0 GPA and above
Relevant class projects, professional internships, or academic research
Familiarity with: Netflow data, DNS, Proxy, Mail, PCAP and Windows Logs
Familiarity of vulnerability management, cybersecurity assessments, cyber operations, and incident response
Scripting languages such as Python, Perl, and PowerShell
Web application development
Experience with performing penetration tests or cybersecurity assessments
Experience with virtualization and common cloud environments
Desired Certifications: EC Council CEH; GIAC GCIH, GPEN, GCIA, GCDA, GDAT, GCFE, GCNA, GREM; ISC2 CISSP; Splunk Power User
Required Education (including Major):
Candidate must be actively pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree with an emphasis in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or similar technical discipline.Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.