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We recognise that threat intelligence jobs are significantly valuable to fast-growing technology companies looking to protect themselves from cyber threats while being an excellent career choice for talented candidates. Your role as a threat intelligence professional consists of identifying and forecasting cyber-attacks that have the potential to harm the reputation of an organisation. 

Typical roles within this niche area of cybersecurity are known as threat researchers or threat analysts. You focus your efforts on analysing the severity level of a cyber threat for a business, providing counter defences to combat cyberattacks, and putting processes in place to minimise the chances of future threats occurring. With opportunities across various tech companies and endless career progression available, threat intelligence roles are widely sought-after by candidates. 

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At Cybernetic, we are here to help you make a step forward in your career. Our cybersecurity recruitment consultants are industry experts and have access to a plethora of opportunities within the world’s fastest-growing start-ups to big global brands. 

We will work directly with you to understand your career goals and the type of role you’re looking for, whether a contract or permanent position. As soon as we know your career goals, we will tailor our search to match your skill set and experience to the threat intelligence vacancies most suited to your needs. 

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Threat intelligence duties and responsibilities

Various duties and responsibilities accompany threat intelligence jobs, from collecting data from networks to tracking prior cyber threats to developing defences against attacks. Here is a list of the typical threat intelligence duties and responsibilities.

  • Collating raw data from networks to track historic threats 
  • Organising and filtering data to detract malware from harming the business
  • Investigate and examine the cause of potential cyber threats and the potential for future attacks
  • Analyse the activity of a network to forecast cyber trends 
  • Create hypotheses for why cyber attacks occur, otherwise known as threat-hunting
  • Develop and implement strategies to defend companies against cyberattacks
  • Draw up intelligence reports and communicate the analyses to the broader business, including key decision-makers
  • Conduct threat research to understand the industry trends, potential threats and the latest security defences

Threat intelligence skills and qualifications

If you’re a candidate looking to progress in a career in cybersecurity with a role in threat intelligence, there are specific attributes you must have. We’ve created a list of the main threat intelligence skills and qualifications

  • Proven experience in threat analysis or relevant prior work in cybersecurity
  • Excellent technical skills, including coding and knowledge of various systems, tools, and techniques
  • Solid business skills with an ability to make critical decisions
  • A strategic analytical mindset 
  • Great problem-solving skills
  • Fantastic interpersonal communications skills
  • Prefered degree in computer engineering, computer science, law, information systems, or a related field
  • Qualifications like CIHE, CISSP, GCTI, GREM, GIAC, ISSEP, or a related IT certification 

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