Lead Cyber Threat Hunter

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Cyber & Technology, Cyber Security

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  • Contact:

    Steven Da Silva

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Lead Cyber Threat Hunter

An exciting opportunity has arisen within a global financial technology company, for a Lead Cyber Threat Hunter, whom can join the Threat Hunting function and bring a wide range of skills to the organisations specialist team.

You will be leading the specialist team through a variety of complex projects from EDR (Endpoint detection and response), APT ( Advanced Persistent Threat) to process injection and covert C2 investigations.


  • Accountable for proactively discovering new attacks, or attacks currently underway through the use of advanced security monitoring techniques and advanced cyber systems/tools.
  • Managing advanced data hunting technology.
  • Proactively investigate host, network and log based security events.
  • Network, Host and Memory forensics.
  • Respond to suspected compromise to contain and eradicate quickly.
  • Hands-on approach where learning and teaching is a priority.
  • Remove those false positives.


  • Mixed skillset covering both offensive and defensive security.
  • Focus in on possible attack paths and TTPs.
  • Understand Linux/Windows system internals.
  • Basic knowledge of networking and TCP/IP.
  • Comfortable writing scripts with Python, Bash or Powershell.
  • Experience investigating events from SIEM/IDS platforms.
  • SANs or OSCP certification is highly admired.

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