Job Opening:

Senior Cyber Threat Researcher

Get on board with the fastest-growing cybersecurity company in the UK.

We prepare businesses to counter the latest cyber threats by helping their people to develop powerful, practical cyber skills.

We’re growing at an exceptional rate and are looking for people to share in our exciting future.

 

About Immersive Labs

Immersive Labs are the cyber skill experts. We equip, exercise and evidence the cyber skills of entire workforces, preparing organisations to counter the latest cyber threats. Our game-changing platform transforms the way people learn by engaging their curiosity and unleashing their potential with content informed by real-world events and threats.

 

https://www.immersivelabs.com/why-immersive-labs

 

Where we are now

Immersive Labs was founded in 2017. Since then we’ve grown to over 200 employees and announced funding of more than £80 million. Our technology is already helping enterprises, including security teams at KPMG, Sophos and the NHS, to power up their cyber workforces.

We encourage people of all different backgrounds and identities to apply. We are committed to maintaining an inclusive, supportive place for you to be you and do your very best work.

 


The opportunity

The Senior Cyber Threat Researcher is responsible for driving the Threat Research Team and the wider business by researching and reviewing Emerging Threats and trends. 

Successful candidates for this role will focus on researching new threats and techniques used by threat actors around the globe. Once identified they will work with technical teams to create and present the research in the form of articles, webinars, research papers and through the creation of practical lab environments. 

Your main responsibilities:

  • Research Emerging Threats and new techniques used by adversaries
  • Work with technical teams to create practical environments based on the latest threats.
  • Create and Deploy Honeypots around the globe to detect exploitation of new threats
  • Provide a source of Expertise to the Crisis Simulation teams.
  • Create and Present Webinars / Blog posts & Provide Commentary to Media.

To be successful:
This role requires a strong understanding of Cyber Security and a passion for researching emerging risks and trends.

  • Working Knowledge of Docker, Virtualisation technologies
  • In depth understanding and knowledge of security
  • Ability to work with media/journalists/analysts/the security community
  • Ability to solve complex problems independently
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to track and manage numerous parallel activities
  • Ability to work on a remote team
  • Experience creating or taking part in Cyber CTFs beneficial


What Immersive Labs offers:
As well as an inclusive, supportive place for you to be you. We offer an extensive range of benefits so you can do your very best work:

  • Time off, flexible and remote working so you can work when is best for you, includes 25 days annual leave + volunteering days, and birthday afternoon off
  • Look after your family and yourself with enhanced parental leave, mindfulness groups, critical illness cover, pension, health plan and more. 
  • Career and learning development through the platform and our ‘Learn Anything’ fund
  • Recognition & Rewards for doing great work and living our values and behaviours
  • Informal or formal flexible working options, e.g. flexible start and finish times, reduced hours, job share, remote working
  • We’re a sociable, tight-knit team with monthly socials, sports clubs and quarterly parties. Our socials have included everything from pottery painting and paper mask making, to movie nights and escape rooms.
  • When you do visit the UK hub getting there is easy: we’re based in the centre of Bristol, just a 10 minute walk from the train station. We also offer railcard loan and cycle scheme to buy a new bike

Find out more at https://careers.immersivelabs.com

Help change the face of cybersecurity, apply now!