Senior Cybercrime Threat Analyst
Advanced Cybercrime and Engagements
Posted on 2/25/2023
Washington, DC, USA
Experience Level
  • 6+ years of professional experience in roles in cyber intelligence, cyber investigations, or other related disciplines
  • Knowledge and experience with analytic tradecraft, the intelligence cycle, open-source intelligence gathering techniques, and strong intelligence writing skills, techniques, and methodologies
  • Familiarity with legal and regulatory requirements for acquisition of digital information and the standards for collecting digital evidence under US Federal laws
  • Significant experience conducting investigations and tracking campaigns on threat groups operating on the darknet with a focus on topics such as leaked databases and credentials, ransomware, DDoS operations, bot networks, criminal marketplaces and other current and emerging threats
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of malicious tools and software used for cybercriminal activity and ability to track and trace groups using a wide range of telemetry
  • Knowledge of money laundering, fraud, and current cyber-enabled crime TTPs
  • Firm knowledge and understanding of most computer operating systems, networking concepts and security fundamentals
  • Firm understanding of blockchain and cryptocurrencies technologies to include trades, transfers, tracking, maintaining, documentation and preservation
  • Understanding of security best practices to maintain the anonymity of both yourself and Recorded Future while operating on dark web sources
  • Ability to work well with others both senior and junior to yourself as part of a team working towards a unified goal
  • Foreign language proficiency: strong preference for Russian, Chinese, Farsi, or Southeast Asian languages
  • BA/BS or MA/MS degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Computer engineering, Computer programming, Digital Forensics, or a related discipline
  • Government, security or law enforcement experience
  • Extensive knowledge of Hacktivist trends and activities
  • Extensive knowledge or understanding of the links and relationships between cybercriminal, hacktivist, extremist, and nation-state operations and organizations
  • Extensive knowledge of money laundering TTPs
  • Create and devise new sourcing, collecting, and curating new data into the Recorded Future Platform
  • Lead and direct finished intelligence products for Recorded Future Analyst on Demand clients
  • Write reports ranging from brief descriptions of threats and threat actors to detailed finished intelligence reports for clients and the general public
  • Able to engage with threat actors on a long-term basis in order to obtain additional information beyond what has been posted publicly on forums and similar platforms
  • Propose and oversee proactive reporting topics on cybercriminal-related TTPs and trends for internal and public consumption
  • Represent Recorded Future professionally at conferences and events including, but not limited to, webinars, speaking engagements, client presentations, scoping calls, and internal and external media engagements
  • Work collaboratively across internal teams to help enhance Recorded Future's collection, sourcing, research, and reporting capabilities by mentoring more junior analysts
Recorded Future

501-1,000 employees

Enterprise cybersecurity intelligence platform
Company Overview
Recorded Future’s mission is to empower customers with real-time threat intelligence, to defend their organizations against threats at the speed and scale of the internet. Recorded Future’s Intelligence Cloud provides complete coverage across adversaries, infrastructure, and targets.
  • Professional development and career advancement
  • Flexible work environment, be yourself
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Wellness programs
  • Company outings
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Free snacks, drinks, and coffee in the office
  • Parental leave program
  • Environmentally conscious
Company Core Values
  • We have high standards
  • We practice inclusion
  • We act ethically