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Director - Head of Alien Labs

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As the Director and Head of AT&T Alien Labs you will lead, manage and recruit industry-leading threat intelligence, threat detection and data science teams for AT&T Cybersecurity.  You will be responsible for the overall vision, strategy and roadmap of Alien Labs, all Alien Labs threat research, and the Open Threat Exchange (OTX).  In this capacity you will also manage peer relationships across the industry, participate in industry alliances, and lead collaborations with the AT&T CSO organization.

Key Roles and Responsibilities: 
•    Manage, attract, and lead AT&T Alien Labs, an industry-leading team of threat researchers and data scientists focused on threat research, threat intelligence, content creation and content management.
•    Provide guidance, requirements and oversee implementation of machine learning algorithms designed for threat detection.
•    Oversee implementation of new threat hunting techniques to discover adversary tactics and derive threat intelligence.
•    Oversee threat research & content development of threat detection techniques for use across our Threat Detection & Response product portfolio.
•    Oversee publishing of external facing threat research and whitepapers.
•    Provide, oversee, and execute the implementation of the overall vision, strategy and roadmap for Open Threat Exchange (OTX).
•    Participate in marketing and PR activities.
•    Identify and execute strategic projects with internal groups and the AT&T Chief Security Office.
•    Identify and execute alliances and external collaborations to improve visibility into threats intelligence visibility

10+ years of cybersecurity threat research
5+ years managing and building cybersecurity teams
Technical experience with SIEM, threat detection platforms and technologies
•    Experience in the application of machine learning to cybersecurity problems and post-breach threat hunting
•    Experience informing product capabilities in threat detection, hunting and analyst collaboration based on research
•    Experience publishing technical security papers and blog posts

Job ID 2166293 Date posted 11/29/2021
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