Vice President, Malware Prevention Analyst – Cyber Security Operations, Global Information Security

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 26 Apr 18 2018-04-26

Vice President, Malware Prevention Analyst – Cyber Security Operations, Global Information Security

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:
Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion mission.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Position Description
The Global Information Security (GIS) team is responsible for protecting bank information systems, confidential and proprietary data, and customer information. The Cyber Security Defense (CSD) team's aim is to protect the bank and have an end to end view and influence over all security controls at the Bank. The Malware Prevention Team's aim is to reduce risk across the Bank of America by using existing or establishing robust cyber-hacking and malicious code containment activities for the security, safeguarding, continuity and confidentiality of information of Bank of America. The role of the Malware Prevention Analyst is that of completing incident response activity whose primary focus is malware.

Key Responsibilities

  • Analyzing various malware samples
  • Tracking espionage actors and their infrastructure
  • Forensic based analysis
  • Memory analysis
  • Risk management

Key Requirements
  • Strong direct experience of analyzing malware
  • Must have a solid understanding of dynamic/static analysis of malware
  • Background in network traffic analysis
  • Experience in encryption/obfuscation and how to reverse it (desirable)
  • GCIH, GREM, GCFA or CISSP desirable
  • 3+ years of direct experience analyzing malware (or show equivalent competency)
  • Be able to work independently on tasks
  • Work well within a team environment
  • Can create innovative ways to track progression of malware families, infrastructure and campaigns conducted by espionage actors
  • Knowledge of networking protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPs, FTP, IRC etc
  • Ability to create scripts
  • Excellent communication skills and able to adapt to the audience

Posting Date: 09/04/2018
Singapore, , 2 HARBOURFRONT PLACE #02,
- Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40