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Principal Incident Response Security Consultant

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Job Id:

15229

Job Category:

Cyber Security & Information Assurance

Job Location:

Chicago, IL  60007

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Crypsis

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Crypsis Group is currently looking for a Principal Incident Response Security Consultant in Chicago, IL to work with a rapidly growing security services firm.  Crypsis specializes in the investigation of data breaches and security incidents. 

 

Responsibilities for the Principal Incident Response Security Consultant include:

  • Analyze Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X systems to identify Indicators of Compromise (IOCs).
  • Examine firewall, web, database, and other log sources to identify evidence of malicious activity.
  • Investigate data breaches leveraging forensics tools including Encase, FTK, X-Ways, SIFT, Splunk, and custom Crypsis investigation tools to determine source of compromises and malicious activity that occurred in client environments.
  • Manage incident response engagements to scope work, guide clients through forensic investigations, contain security incidents, and provide guidance on longer term remediation recommendations.
  • Conduct security gap analysis assessments, penetration testing / red-team assessments, and vulnerability assessments to identify security vulnerabilities and issues in client environments.
  • Mentor junior incident response consultants in incident response and forensics.

 

Qualifications for the Principal Incident Response Security Consultant include:

  • 4+ years of incident response or digital forensics experience
  • Proficient with host based forensics and data breach response
  • Experienced with EnCase, FTK, X-Ways, SIFT, Splunk, Redline, Volatility, WireShark, TCPDump, and open source forensic tools
  • Incident response consulting experience preferred
  • Bachelors Degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Digital Forensics, Cyber Security or related field 

 

Compensation for the Principal Incident Response Security Consultant includes:

  • Competitive base salary with quarterly bonus plan
  • Full Benefits: Cigna Healthcare, MetLife Dental, VSP Vision, and 401k with Voya
  • Ability to Perform Some Remote Work, Unlimited Paid Time Off Policy, Paid Annual Training/Conference Program, and Unique Office Perks

 

Please send resumes to careers@crypsisgroup.com

Keywords:

Cyber security, information security, infosec, incident response, digital forensics, network forensics, security consultant, digital investigations, data breaches, security incidents, EnCase, FTK, X-Ways, SIFT, Splunk, malware, reverse engineering, ransomware, wire fraud, brute forcing, network intrusion, hack, benefits, vacation, holiday, 401k, DFIR

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Job Id:

15229

Job Category:

Cyber Security & Information Assurance

Job Location:

Chicago, IL  60007

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Crypsis