Senior Investigative Consultant

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Senior Investigative Consultant

If you are an Incident Response professional, keen to working in a leading Security practice focused on Incident Response and investigations then I would highly recommend reading on… You will work as an Incident response / Investigative consultant, leading and driving forward Cyber Breach Investigation on behalf of host of enterprise clients.

Job Description

Incident Response Consultant
London
Excellent Salary + Fantastic Learning & Development Opportunities
If you are an Incident Response professional, keen to working in a leading Security practice focused on Incident Response and investigations then I would highly recommend reading on…
You will work as an Incident response / Investigative consultant, leading and driving forward Cyber Breach Investigation on behalf of host of enterprise clients.
You will utilise your strong interpersonal, analytical, investigative and technical knowledge to assist clients in ascertaining the what, why and how of a cyber incident - acting as their trusted advisor.
You will be the link between the technical team of forensics, host, log and network intrusion experts and the client. You will be responsible for leading the investigations direction and making key decisions that have significant impact.
This is an exciting and high profile role, which will be both immensely rewarding and interesting.
Daily Duties
" Lead client engagements and frequently manage the projects through to completion, liaising with Sales and Operations managers regularly;
" Provide expertise to other Response projects as either a subject matter expert or as back up to a colleague;
" Provide scoping advice to the sales team and Operations manager at the "pre-sales" stage of potential future projects;
" Coordinate project team or other internal resources to complete jobs;
" Contribute to reports and assist in QA process wherever possible;
" Design and deliver internal training courses and briefings where required and develop others in the team;
" Personal research to continue to advance core knowledge areas and develop niche interests (specialisms).

Person Specification
" Highly experienced in conducting incident response investigations, with detailed knowledge of threat actors, methodologies and mitigations;
" Responsible for interacting with the client to respond to and investigate threats identified within their enterprise and to draw upon the internal technical skills
" Extensive technical experience in the following analytical domains: Network Forensics and Intrusion Analysis, Enterprise Scale End-Point Analysis, Malware Analysis, Log Analysis, Systems and Network Engineering;
" Understanding of common malware types and behaviours and common infection vectors (e.g. spear phishing, drive-by-downloads etc);
" Understanding of the tradecraft of state sponsored threat actor groups;
" Experience managing a computer security incident response team (CSIRT) or incident response consultants;
" Willing and able to provide direct management of Response Staff in-region as team grows;
Experience and Qualifications
" At least 4 years' experience in an Incident Response role (preferably within government or consultancy work);
" A degree in a technical discipline (Computer Science, Forensics, Information/Cyber Security);
" One or more of the following CREST certifications; Practitioner Intrusion Analyst, Registered Intrusion Analyst, Certified Network Intrusion Analyst, Certified Host Intrusion Analyst, Certified Incident Manager;
The role is based at London office but will require travel to client sites when needed.
25 Days A/L + Option to buy more, Pension (up to 8% contribution) Eye Tests, Season Tickets
You will also befit from tailored L&D plans which can including financial support towards tuition and exams fees plus conferences and events - Really investing in further development.

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Key Consultant

Tom Hickling

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I specialise within the network security market, focusing on SIEM, Next-Gen Firewalls, IDS, SOC and IR skills. I excel in placing senior security engineers, professional services and pre-sales consultants within my given niche. I strive to build long-term, fruitful relationships with varied MSSPs, vendors and consultancies, working with hiring managers and internal recruitment teams.