Incident Response/ Cyber - Associate Director

Reference: VAC-142
Sector(s): Compliance & Governance, Cyber/Infosec & IT Audit, IT e.g. SDLC, Legal & LegalTech (eDiscovery)
Salary: Salary negotiable
Salary Details: Based on Experience
Town/City: London
Contract Type: Permanent

Incident Response/ Cyber - Associate Director

Location – London

Base Salary: based on experience

Our client a global consultancy are growing their incident response (IR)/ Cyber Security Team under some exalted leadership.This in a fantastic opportunity to join a team that will disrupt the marketplace.

Evaluate data needs based on the nature of the litigation or other regulatory issuesIdentify the data of interestManage data collection, conversion,  validation,  integration and database developmentLead methodical data analyses to perform financial; economic and statistical calculationsAssist in reaching conclusions in support of expert opinions, rendered by Sr ManagersPrepare data sets for production in legal proceedingsSupervise more junior professionals in the performance of their workService Client needs and communicate clearly re projectsPresentation of findings to lawyers and corporate executivesParticipate in the development of standard operating proceduresPrepare project documentation

Extensive experience (probably 6-8years+) working in the Incident ResponseAble to communicate effectively and concisely with high level / C-suite clients on a frequent basisUnderstanding how to leverage existing security applications and appliances to address a compromise or malware, ransomware incidentsExperience working with non-Windows programs e.g. Linux/UNIX, Mac etc.Scripting/programming experience (ideally Python, C#, VBA, or Shell)Ability to evaluate customer needs and translate that into solutions (both technical and project management perspective).Experience working on projects in an investigatory capacity – either law enforcement or incident responseMemory analysis skills are a plusUnderstanding of mitigation and clean-up strategiesStrong desire to work on a team in a collaborative environment to achieve common goalsProficient in log analysis of multiple typesAbility to correlate events from multiple sources to create a timeline analysis across end points of an incidentExceptional organisational skillsPassion for  Incident Response, and a desire for continuous improvement in expertise

Probable Qualifications

Experience working with Enterprise networks (CCNA/CCNP security etc.)Understanding of how to take malware apart from a virtual machine; dynamic malware analysis and reverse engineering perspectiveAbility to analyse complex network packet capturesDegree or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Cyber Security etc.

• About Brimstone Consulting: We specialise in finding highly qualified staff in the following areas: E-Discovery and Digital Forensics; Payments;  Fraud - (AML/CTF, Investigation, CFE’s etc.);  Risk - (Credit, Regulatory, Liquidity, Market, Analysts-SAS, SPSS etc.);  Compliance/Corporate Governance ;  IT  - (full SDLC- BA’s PM’s , Architects, Developers etc.);  Big Data and Data Analytics  - (MI/BI/CI);  InfoSec and Cyber Crime; Audit;  Accountancy and Finance

• Brimstone Consulting acts as an employment agency (permanent) and as an employment business (temporary) - a free and confidential service to candidates. Brimstone Consulting is an equal opportunities employer. Due to time constraints we can only reply to applicants that match our clients’ specifications.

Our Data Protection number: ZA053843