Sales Engineer

0 - 4 Years
Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Delhi NCR

Job Description

Job Purpose :

Responsible for supporting the Global Sales Engineering team on a wide variety of projects/initiatives with a focus on malware research/analysis .

Key Responsibilities :

Provide support to Global Sales Engineering team on previous and future led initiatives
Provide support to threat-x desk for malware analysis and research
Examine malicious software to identify new techniques and exploit targets on behalf of customer intelligence needs
Document attack capabilities, understand propagation techniques and articulate this to Sophos sales teams and customers.
Investigate network and computer intrusions to identify root cause and generate indicators of compromise
Generate high quality forensic reports and synopses presenting complex technical processes and findings clearly and concisely to technical and non-technical business unit stakeholders and customers.

Knowledge & Skills :

Deep technical knowledge of networking, security concepts and business requirements
Strong presentation, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills
Excellent project management skills and writing skills
Ability to be self motivated and thrive in a team environment
A passion for research and uncovering the unknown about threats and threat actors
Familiarity with following: malware sandboxing, threat intelligence gathering and organization, dynamic and static malware analysis
Technical proficiencies in several of the following areas: - Network analysis - Operating system administration (Windows and Unix/Linux) - Network Security - Incident response - Computer and network forensics - Network administration - Vulnerability and malware analysis - Low level protocol and packet analysis - Scripting and/or programming

Exp & Skills :

0-5 yrs of Experience providing software technical support to channel partners and end users (e.g., designing, managing, administering, and supporting technical solutions)
Strong direct experience of analyzing malware and obfuscation techniques
Experience refining source information and raw data into intelligence products
Strong understanding of common categories of malware and characteristics of each
Strong familiarity with mitigation strategies such as Snort and YARA signatures
Knowledge of malware packers, obfuscation techniques, and exploit kits
Deep understanding of operating systems internals and the Windows API.


Secondary education
Technical background
Degree educated
OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional) Certification
GCIH, GPEN, or equivalent advanced security certification is a plus

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:IT-Hardware & Networking

Functional Area:IT Software - Network Administration, Security

Role Category:Programming & Design

Role:System Analyst


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Company Profile

Sophos technologies Pvt Ltd

Sophos technologies Pvt Ltd Sophos is a global leader in delivering complete IT security, enabling businesses to secure and control their IT infrastructure against threats such as computer viruses, spam, spyware, hackers and policy abuse. We offer award winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers. Today, we secure more than 100 million users in 150 countries and 100,000 businesses, including Pixar, Under Armour, Northrop Grumman, Xerox, Ford, Avis, and Toshiba. As IT networks grow in complexity, Sophos is focused on keeping IT security simple and reliable. Founded in 1985 and headquartered in Oxford, UK.The company's stock is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol "SOPH." For more information please visit
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Recruiter Name:Garima Maheshwari

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