Sr. Security Analyst

Opentext Corporation Broomfield , CO 80021

Posted 2 months ago


As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.

The Opportunity

Webroot is seeking an Advanced Threat Research Analyst to support our Global Threat Research team. The successful candidate should be detail oriented, self-directed, highly self-motivated, have an analytical/problem solving mindset and able to balance team approach with personal initiative.

Do you have thorough experience in malware analysis and a drive to research and invent innovative solutions to prevent cyber-attacks? If so, please get in touch, as this is the role of an Advanced Threat Research Analyst at Webroot!

  • Collect, research, and develop solutions to address primarily Windows OS specific threats

  • Write detection rules in Yara and proprietary languages to grow internal rulesets

  • Research and develop scripts to parse malware configurations

  • Write, review, and organize technical content for publication into the H3Collective Threat Blog

  • Serve as a contact to intercept and research threats found by incident response teams

You Are Great At

  • A track record of good judgment and decision-making in positions with significant responsibility

  • Highly autonomous and able to independently identify high value projects and drive them completion

  • Demonstrated leadership capability in cross-functional team environments

  • High degree of comfort with complex technical environments

  • Having and being able to articulate/defend an informed opinion on important topics

What It Takes

  • 2+ years' experience in malware reverse engineering or equivalent experience

  • Experience with application development in the C/C++ and Python languages

  • Experience in writing YARA rules

  • Understanding of Windows Internals:

  • Windows Registry

  • PE Format

  • Processes/Thread/DLLs

  • Windows Memory Model

  • Virtualization

  • Hooking/Injection mechanisms

  • Usermode/Kernel mode internal structures (plus how to interpret)

  • Experience using a debugger, i.e. WinDBG, OllyDBG, for dynamic analysis

  • Experience using IDA Pro/Ghidra or other disassembler for static analysis of x86/x64 binaries

  • Experience developing security software

  • Crypto: Encrypt/Decrypt, Hashing, Digital Signature/Verification

  • Experience with databases, i.e. MongoDB, MySQL

  • Agile Development Process experience

  • Linux operating systems

  • Cuckoo Sandbox

At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws including but not limited to: Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA), Equal Employment Opportunity and Employee Polygraph Protection Act


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless.

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It's our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance.


If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards.


Our employee programs prioritize employees' well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer.

Social events

With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.

Corporate Citizenship

Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Explore your career and your potential. Become an OpenText Voyager.

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