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Managing Consultant, Digital Forensics and Incident Response

Consulting Firm Washington, DC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

We are looking for an Experienced Managing Consultant to join our team!

Responsibilities

· Manage cyber incident response investigations requiring forensic, malware, and log analysis

· Collect and analyze forensic images and triage datasets to identify the presence of malware and the actions taken

· Analyze malware for capabilities and actions taken

· Collected and analyze logs (e.g., firewall, network traffic, IIS)

· Determine whether unauthorized access and/or data ex-filtration occurred

· Provide analysis results for senior level review, both written and oral communications

· Analyze systems to identify Indictors of Compromise (IOCs)

· Assist with on-site remediation and recovery

· Prepare detailed technical reports in an understandable manner

Skills

· Experience with full life-cycle case management of large scale and complex investigations

· Experience with direct report management of personnel on cases

· Experience working with Microsoft Windows, and non-Windows systems (e.g., Mac, Linux)

· Experience scripting and/or programming (e.g., PowerShell, Python)

· Strong desire to work in a collaborative environment

· Organizational skills, including detailed note-taking and report writing

· Ability to effectively communicate with counsel, client leadership, and other high-level management

· Ability to work both independently and in highly collaborative team environments

· Ability to prioritize work assignments

· Ability to correlate events from multiple sources to create a timeline analysis

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Strong abilities in log analysis of multiple types (e.g., firewall, IIS, event)

· In-depth experience in forensic and incident response methodology

· Ability to identify misuse, malware or unauthorized activity through forensic or log analysis

· Experience working with mobile devices (e.g., phones, tablets)

· Experience with training, mentoring or leadership responsibilities

· Experience with endpoint detection and response tools such as Carbon Black.

Education and Training

· Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security, Digital Forensics or another related field strongly desired

· Desired Certifications: CCE, EnCE, CFCE, ACE, CISSP, GCIA, GCFE, GCFA, GREM, and GNFA

Experience

· 5-10 years of incident response or digital forensics experience

· Experience with digital forensic tools to include but not limited to: EnCase, FTK Axiom, Splunk, Elk Stack, and open source applications

· Endpoint Monitoring Solutions (e.g., Carbon Black, EndGame, or Falcon Host).

Travel

· Willing to travel up to 15%, if required

· Ability to travel internationally

Consulting Firm

Address

Washington, DC
USA

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