Computer Forensics and Incident Response Analyst

Computer, Analyst, IT, Security, Research, Management, Network, Windows, Unix
Full Time

Job Description

ASRC Federal Data Solutions seeks a Computer Forensics and Incident Response Analyst to join our mission to provide comprehensive IT and Cyber Security services to our NASA customer.

The Forensic and Incident Response Analyst will be responsible for identification, analysis, and mitigation of threats to internal information technology (IT) systems and networks. In this role, you will investigate and analyze all relevant network activities while developing and implementing "use case" detection and response methodology.

Responsibilities
  • Conduct in depth forensic analysis providing highly technical forensic reports.
  • Maintain awareness of industry standard security products, tests complex information security systems for possible inclusion in client environment.
  • Research and maintain proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer and network vulnerabilities, data hiding, and encryption.
  • Identify, monitor, and investigate computer and network intrusions.
  • Provide computer forensic support to high technology investigations in the form of evidence seizure, computer forensic analysis, and data recovery.
  • Contribute to the preparation and authorize the implementation of necessary information security policies, standards, procedures and guidelines.
  • Understand and articulate information security strategy, policy and procedures and their implications to the customer organization.
  • Provide architectural analysis of cyber security features and relates existing system to future needs and trends.
  • Coordinate, administer, manage and monitor the use of network security control, endpoint threat detection and tools to identify anomalous events and security infractions that exploit system vulnerabilities.
  • Develop information security roadmaps, business cases and remediation plans.
  • Design and implement security processes.


Requirements

To join our team, the Computer Forensics and Incident Response Analyst should have extensive knowledge of information security processes, response procedures, and various attack methods used for information theft or network intrusion, plus a profound knowledge of security access control in one or more applicable security technologies / platforms. Including:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Security or related field or equivalent years of experience
  • Requires two (2) or more years of direct related work experience in computer forensics including experience with Computer Forensics (EnCase / FTK / Nuix), eDiscovery, Incident Management, Computer Network Defense and IT Security.
  • Deep knowledge of network technologies that pertains to communications, computer system environments and related infrastructures with technical experience in networking infrastructure, Windows/Unix systems, and popular DLP platforms.
  • Excellent knowledge in VMWARE, KVM, and other virtualization technologies
  • Experience in application and integration of globally accepted security standards.
  • Must be analytical with great problem-solving skills, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. Must possess the ability to accurately and concisely present threat information both to company executives and to the customer.


Desired Skills
  • GCIH, GCFA, GNFA, GCFE, or GASF certifications preferred.


Security Clearance
  • Must be able to obtain / maintain a security clearance at the Secret level. Active Secret clearance is highly desired.
  • Must be a US Citizen


ASRC Federal and its Subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, gender, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, religion, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, or any other factor prohibited by applicable law.

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Responsibilities

To join our team, the Computer Forensics and Incident Response Analyst should have extensive knowledge of information security processes, response procedures, and various attack methods used for information theft or network intrusion, plus a profound knowledge of security access control in one or more applicable security technologies / platforms. Including:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Security or related field or equivalent years of experience
  • Requires 5 or more years of direct related work experience in computer forensics including experience with Computer Forensics (EnCase / FTK / Nuix), eDiscovery, Incident Management, Computer Network Defense and IT Security. Requires 2 or more years of experience with a Master's Degree in relevant field.
  • Deep knowledge of network technologies that pertains to communications, computer system environments and related infrastructures with technical experience in networking infrastructure, Windows/Unix systems, and popular DLP platforms.
  • Excellent knowledge in VMWARE, KVM, and other virtualization technologies
  • Experience in application and integration of globally accepted security standards.
  • Must be analytical with great problem-solving skills, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. Must possess the ability to accurately and concisely present threat information both to company executives and to the customer.


Security Clearance
  • Must be able to obtain / maintain a security clearance at the Secret level. Active Secret clearance is highly desired.
  • Must be a US Citizen
Dice Id : RTL208333
Position Id : AFHC-12020
Originally Posted : 8 months ago
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