Security Research Engineer – Threat Intelligence (DC-0016)

As Security Research Engineer in Ixia’s Threat Intelligence team, you will be working with a group of elite engineers and security researchers to save the universe from cybersecurity attacks and the bad guys who take advantage of the Internet for personal gain.

To accomplish this, you will be working with our proprietary Threat Intelligence Platform to detect and classify malicious activities on the Internet and implement techniques for enhancing our threat intelligence capabilities to be used in our products that help keep our customers secure. 


  • Build and maintain tools and systems to develop Ixia’s threat intelligence knowledge base;
  • Identify and investigate threat sources to enhance Ixia’s threat intelligence collection technologies;
  • Compose white papers about your research for publication
  • Contribute to our well-read blog about any technical topic of interest, including day-to-day work or outside interests, when possible;


  • Broad knowledge of network protocols.
  • Good programming skills in multiple languages (Python, Ruby, C, C++, assembly, scripting, etc.).
  • Ability to analyze and describe vulnerabilities and attack methods.
  • Creative, problem-solving approach to projects.
  • College degree in CS or EE or equivalent experience.
  • Relevant experience in a security research position.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills with a drive to attain a combined success.
  • Reliable and dependable team player.
  • Great attention to detail and personal quality assurance.

Preferred Skills

  • Strong programming skills are highly preferred.
  • At least one publicly available vulnerability discovery, exploit development, and/or open-source tool.
  • Strong domain knowledge in vulnerability research and exploit development.
  • Experience in static and dynamic reverse engineering of binaries.
  • Experience administering a variety of network and server equipment.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies.

Education and Experience

  • College degree in CS, EE or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of relevant experience.

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At Orange Business Services, we help our customers transform their industries, reimagine their services, create a positive impact and unleash the power of their data into an amazing and trusted resource.

With the dual expertise as a global operator coupled with the agility of an end-to-end integrator, Orange Business Services is a global network-native, digital services company. From connectivity, smart mobility services and the cloud to artificial intelligence (AI), analytics and cybersecurity, Orange Business Services helps businesses at every stage of their data management. Orange Business Services is represented in Romania by the business division of Orange Romania and helps large companies, SMEs and public authorities to transform their organizations through the use of technology and digital information.


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