Special Programs and Innovation Consultant Jobs in Dubai – UAE at FireEye, Inc.

Title: Special Programs and Innovation Consultant

Company: FireEye, Inc.

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: IT/Tech, Engineering

Job Description

If you have an interest or background in reverse engineering and are looking to apply those skills to real world Threat Intelligence problems then we want to hear from you!

On the Special Programs and Innovation (SPI) Team we are focused creating innovative solutions to keep FireEye on the front lines of Threat Intelligence. Specifically, the SPI team focuses on applying engineering and technical expertise to develop projects which allow our customers to better utilize our data, and to create new and innovative ways for FireEye to collect Threat Intelligence. One of SPI’s critical projects is our adversary emulation solution, which focuses on synthesizing FireEye’s intelligence to build industry-leading scenarios replicating adversary behavior, for use by Red Teams and Cyber Trainers.

This role would be focused on conducting security assessments backed by Mandiant Intelligence and advance technologies.


Conduct extensive research into current threat activity to determine customer-relevant threat intelligence

Distill threat intelligence about an adversary into actionable adversary emulation scenarios

Help scope and develop low-level software engineering projects which interact closely with the operating system

Apply reverse engineering skills to understand the tools, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) used by an adversary

Repurpose real world malware to create realistic attack scenarios

Work with a small team and build prototype products of the future

Provide mentoring to other Reverse Engineering Colleagues

Build and conduct trainings on new methodologies developed by SPI


Have extensive knowledge on how an Offensive Cyber Operation is conducted such as:

Network penetration testing and manipulation of network infrastructure

Mobile and/or web application assessments

Shell scripting or automation of simple tasks using Perl, Python, or Ruby

Developing, extending, or modifying exploits, shellcode or exploit tools

Developing applications in C#, ASP, .NET, ObjectiveC, Go, or Java (J2EE)

Reverse engineering malware, data obfuscators, or ciphers

Source code review for control flow and security flaws

Strong knowledge of tools used for wireless, web application, and network security testing

Thorough understanding of network protocols, data on the wire, and covert channels

Mastery of Unix/Linux/Mac/Windows operating systems, including bash and Powershell

Experience with CBEST/CGEST/TIBERs is an extreme plus!

Ability to document and explain technical details clearly and concisely

Ability to understand and communicate intelligence data

Can proficiently speak English/Arabic

Preferred Qualifications

Experience writing custom Red Team tools and payloads

Experience testing against and an understanding of Anti-Virus solutions

Experience with infrastructure deployment tools and frameworks such as Ansible and Terraform

Development experience with C, Python, and Go.

Experience with X86 and AMD-64 assembly and system architecture

Previous Government experience is a plus!


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