Principal Windows Exploit Security Researcher (Cortex XDR)
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
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We are looking for a Principal Windows Security Researcher for our Tel Aviv R&D center.
You will be part of a team that is responsible of researching, developing and improving Anti-Exploit capabilities. This includes having top-notch knowledge about the latest exploitation techniques and OS internals.
- Research vulnerabilities and exploits
- Research, develop, and improve anti exploitation mitigations using OS Low-Level mechanisms
- Work on the design, evaluation, and implementation of new security technologies
- Develop POCs for exploits
- Analyze customer issues to help with detecting and preventing Malicious activities in our customers’ networks
- Publish research done internally
- At least 3 years of experience in reverse engineering - both static and dynamic
- At least 2 years of experience with vulnerability research, exploit development and OS level mitigations bypass
- In-depth knowledge of the inner-workings of Windows operating system and Low-Level OS research experience
- Development experience in C/C++ (win32 API)
- Development knowledge in a scripting language (Python is an advantage)
- Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
- The ability to work under pressure with extreme deadlines, and to prioritize projects
- Strong attention to detail
- Play-to-win attitude
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent military experience required
Our engineering team is at the core of our products and connected directly to the mission of preventing cyberattacks. We are constantly innovating — challenging the way we, and the industry, think about cybersecurity. Our engineers don’t shy away from building products to solve problems no one has pursued before.
We define the industry instead of waiting for directions. We need individuals who feel comfortable in ambiguity, excited by the prospect of a challenge, and empowered by the unknown risks facing our everyday lives that are only enabled by a secure digital environment.
We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.
Palo Alto Networks is evolving and changing the nature of work to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. From benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks. And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together.
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