Ian Schlesinger joined AT&T's Managed Threat Detection and Response (MTDR) team as a SOC analyst in May of 2021. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in philosophy. In his previous roles, he worked as a technical support engineer and moonlighted as a Security Bootcamp teaching assistant. Ian is motivated by tackling complex problems, collaborating with teammates, and growing his cybersecurity skillset. When Ian has finished preventing zero-days, you can find him playing Handball at the local gym or reading a book in the sun.