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IR Day Shift II
- Job Title
- IR Day Shift II
- Requirement ID
- Begin Date
- Alexandria, VA
- Other Location
The Incident Response candidate will be responsible for the following duties:
- Utilize state of the art technologies such as host forensics tools(FTK/Encase), Endpoint Detection & Response tools, log analysis (Splunk) and network forensics (full packet capture solution) to perform hunt and investigative activity to examine endpoint and network-based data.
- Conduct malware analysis, host and network, forensics, log analysis, and triage in support of incident response.
- Recognize attacker and APT activity, tactics, and procedures as indicators of compromise (IOCs) that can be used to improve monitoring, analysis and incident response.
- Develop and build security content, scripts, tools, or methods to enhance the incident investigation processes.
- Lead Incident Response activities and mentor junior SOC staff.
- Work with key stakeholders to implement remediation plans in response to incidents.
- Effectively investigative and identify root cause findings then communicate findings to stakeholders including technical staff, and leadership.
- Flexible and adaptable self-starter with strong relationship-building skills
- Strong problem solving abilities with an analytic and qualitative eye for reasoning
- Ability to independently prioritize and complete multiple tasks with little to no supervision
- Required Skills
Education/Min Years ExperienceL
• Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering Field, IT, or Cyber Security or related field
• 3+ years of experience be in the areas of incident detection and response, remediation malware analysis, or computer forensics.
• MUST have at least one of the following certifications:
SANS GIAC: GCIA, GCFA, GPEN GCFE, GREM, or GCIH ISC2 CCFP, CCSP, CISSP, CERT CSIH EC
Council: CHFI, Offensive Security: OSCP, OSCE, OSWP and OSEE Encase: EnCE, DOD 8570: IAT L3,
CNDSP Analyst or IR Carnegie Mellon: CSIH
• Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages: Python, Bash, Visual Basic or Powershell
- Optional Skills
• Experience in Federal Government, DOD or Law Enforcement in CND, IR or SOC role
• Cyber Kill Chain Knowledge