Our Ashburn VA based client is looking for Tier 2 IR Night Shift . If you are qualified for this position, please email your updated resume in word format to firstname.lastname@example.org
Shift schedule: 7pm-7am, Thur-Sat, every other Wednesday.
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
Must be a US citizen, no clearance required, prefer Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain TS/SCI.
Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering Field, IT, or Cybersecurity 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
Must Have One of the Following J3 Certifications
Tier 2 Response:
GCIH – Incident Handler
GCFA – Forensic Analyst
GCFE – Forensic Examiner
GREM – Reverse Engineering Malware
GISF – Security Fundamentals
GXPN – Exploit Researcher and Advanced Penetration Tester
GWEB – Web Application Defender
GNFA – Network Forensic Analyst
OSCP (Certified Professional)
OSCE (Certified Expert)
OSWP (Wireless Professional)
OSEE (Exploitation Expert)
CCFP – Certified Cyber Forensics Professional
CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security
CEH – Certified Ethical Hacker
CHFI – Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator
LPT – Licensed Penetration Tester
ECSA – EC-Council Certified Security Analyst
ENSA – EC-Council Network Security Administrator
ECIH – EC-Council Certified Incident Handler
ECSS – EC-Council Certified Security Specialist
ECES – EC-Council Certified Encryption Specialist
Windows Forensic Examinations – FTK WFE-FTK
Computer Incident Responders Course - CIRC
Windows Forensic Examination – EnCase – Counter Intelligence (CI) - WFE-E-CI
Forensics and Intrusions in a Windows Environment -FIWE
Experience in Federal Government, DOD or Law Enforcement in CND, IR or SOC role
Cyber Kill Chain Knowledge