Takedown Specialist

Full Time , Bengaluru

About the job

CloudSEK’s SaaS-based product XVigil helps the clients assess their security posture in real-time from the perspective of an attacker 24*7. The monitors track clients’ Internet-facing assets for potential security risks. Instead of using traditional static threat detection engines and a manual verification process, the monitors leverage Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to identify risks effectively.

Key responsibilities

  • Identify and analyze relevant information collected from the Internet,  based on client-specific criteria, to help remove the possible threats.
  • Constant communication with the registrar, hosting providers regarding the website and/or domain takedowns.
  • Mitigating rogue mobile apps
  • Removal of any content or profiles on social media, from Facebook to Twitter to Instagram and more
  • Dedication and willingness to provide support in response to Ad Hoc threats and periods of increased risk.
  • Contribute detailed analysis, including technical write-ups and visualizations, related to phishing domains, Fake Apps, threat actor(s), etc.
  • Ad Hoc investigations and assessments
  • Identify and communicate enhancement opportunities and improvement ideas for the department’s operations.

Required Qualifications

  • Basic knowledge in open source and social media research, or investigations, typically obtained in 0-1 years; ability to connect the dots
  • Creativity in leveraging internet search techniques and methods
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; comfortable with providing briefings and presentations.
  • Ability to collect, authenticate, validate and document online evidence
  • Proficient with the online investigative tool, such as Whois, Security Trails, Ping, Traceroute, etc
  • Ongoing or completed bachelor’s degree with relevant coursework