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Engineer (Digtal Forensics & Malware Analysis)

Job Description

Engineer (Digtal Forensics & Malware Analysis)


  • Working Location: Mons, Belgium
  • Security Clearance: NATO Secret / SC
  • Language: High proficiency level in English language



Essential Qualifications/Experience:

·       University Degree at a nationally recognised/certified University in a technical subject with substantial Information Technology (IT) content and 3 years post-related experience. The lack of a university/college degree may be compensated by the demonstration of a at least 8 years extensive and progressive expertise in the duties

·       3+ years demonstrable experience in conducting Digital Forensics and/or Malware Reverse-Engineering or Analysis

·       Very good understanding of the inner working of modern Operating Systems on Windows and Linux environment

·       Very good understanding of communication mechanisms on modern internet-facing systems: REST, SOAP, AJAX, MIME, API calls

·       Good understanding of modern scripting languages: Python, PowerShell, Javascript

·       Good understanding of the TCP/IP stack up to the Application Layer



  • Able to perform effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Support the development of one or more technical deliverables and/or provide exercise support in execution of projects undertaken within the 2020 calendar year
  • Provide technical and expert support for to the 24/7 Cyber Security Incident Analysis and Responses process
  • Execute both static and dynamic Malware analysis and capture the results in a technical analysis report
  • Execute Digital Forensic Analysis in the form of network, system and memory forensics and capture the results in a technical Analysis report
  • Identification and Sharing of technical Indicators of Compromise with the other NATO stakeholders, the NATO nations and our different partners, in accordance with our sharing agreements
  • Develop tools, scripting, automation and integrations to automate activities as much as possible, mostly using Python and PowerShell
  • Experiment and conduct research in Malware Analysis and Forensic areas
  • Propose additional detection content (Network IDS rules, SIEM content, endpoint scanning, etc)
  • Participate in, or support a Cyber Security Response Team designated to provide Cyber Security Incident Reponse happening on one or mutiple physical locations, including NATO Alliance Operations and Missions
  • Support the production of Standard Operating Procedures covering all aspects of Digital Forensics and Malware Analysis

Engineer (Digtal Forensics & Malware Analysis)

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