Incident Response Specialist

Job Type Contract
Location Europe
Area Central Europe, EuropeNorthern Europe, Europe
Job Sector Security Consultancy
Start Date
Telephone 0203 327 1996
Job Ref SXF10429
Job Views 87

***Excellent Opportunity to create Incident Response capability and define best practice***

My client is undergoing a large security transformation programme and they now require a strong technical lead and operational expert who has the ability to define and create an Incident response capability.

The successful candidate will have proven experience of defining and implementing a process that can triage and manage Incidents from across the business in line with Incident Response best practice. You will be used to handling a wide range of complex cyber incidents and ensuring that my client has a robust and effective Incident response plan. This role will be a key part of the Information Security team and will contribute and provide support to intelligence led penetration tests and input into perimeter strategy and BAU processes.

***Whilst this role is UK based, it will require extensive travel across European sites 3-4 days per week***

Key responsibilities include:

  • Define an appropriate Incident response capability for the business to include Operational and Technical Incidents
  • Discuss plans at both technical and executive levels within the business.
  • Engage with key stakeholders to approve plan and buy in to new process
  • Lead the implementation and definition of Incident response capability
  • Managed and respond to any technical or operational Security Incident
  • Manage the bigger picture of the incident and lead the investigation
  • Perform a range of tasks from digital forensics to analysis of network data logs and undertake a range of technical work alongside them to understand risks to the business.
  • Implement a strategy to defend and respond to unwanted activities.
  • Support the creation of security related management reports, including KPI’s, on both an ad-hoc and regular basis.

The successful candidate will have experience of defining, developing and implementing an Incident Response process, ideally within a global organisation. Having experience of leading complex and varied investigations is a must, as is having managed a team of analysts and investigators. Knowledge and experience one of: Forensics, Intrusion Analysis or Network Intrusion Analysis is also key.

If this role sounds of interest to you and you have the above mentioned skill set, please get in touch to find out more on 

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