Detection Engineer (M/F/D)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Germany, Bochum or Remote (Europe)

Why VMRay

Do you have a passion for cybersecurity, data and malware analysis? Would you like to work in a diverse, talented and international team of security professionals? We are looking for a passionate, self-motivated and relentlessly curious Detection Engineer (M/F/D) to join the VMRay Labs Team.

Your Responsibilities
  • Improve VMRay's detection capabilities through the creation and maintenance of VTIs (our proprietary detection rules for malware and Phishing), URL detonation logic, Browser AutoUI rules, etc.

  • Take firsthand responsibility in ensuring great quality of our detection code by writing unit tests, creating test sample files and URLs, and other related activities

  • Share ownership with the rest of the team in delivering the signatures to the customer by taking turns taking care of our release processes and related infrastructure

  • Implement data collection and monitoring tools to discover potential problems with existing detections and aid in the creation of new detections

  • Ensure maintainability of our detection code via regular code refactoring and modernization

Our Requirements
  • 2 or more years of professional experience with Python

  • 1 or more years of experience in threat research

  • Familiar with JavaScript

  • Fluent in written and spoken English

  • Ability to work independently and solve problems in a solution-oriented manner

  • Reliable and requires minimal supervision

  • Resides in the EU (or able to work in GMT±2:00 time zone)

About us

Would you like to work in a technology-driven scale up, where you can make an actual impact? VMRay is one of Europe’s most successful cyber security scale ups with strong international growth and an upper management with technical expertise. Our unique technology and innovative products secure numerous government and corporate networks all over the world effectively against cyberattacks. We protect the data, brands and values of our customers worldwide and help to make the online world a safer place. JOIN US – WE ARE HIRING

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