Cyber Incident Response Consultant

Location City of London
Discipline: Cyber Security, Defence High Technology Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35,000 - 65,000 DOE
Contact name: Andrew Dunne

Contact email:
Job ref: 32075B
Published: about 1 month ago

***Required: A new Cyber Incident Response Consultant to work for a global business with a longstanding heritage in the Technology & Consulting space ***

If you've got demonstrable experience of handling cyber incidents and investigating them then you could be exactly what they're looking for.

Interested? Then read on...


Tell me more about the role...
You will be primarily responsible for providing real-time cyber threat response for clients in the banking and insurance markets.

Working in the company's London office for part of the week, and from home for the rest of it, you'll report to the Cyber Security Manager and will be tasked with the following:
- Managing Cyber Security incidents
- Performing digital forensics
- Developing the in-house cyber proprietary toolkit

The standard working hours for this role are a 24/7 rota with on-call duties.


What experience do I need?
My client wants someone who's got experience of handling cyber incidents and investigating them.

They'll also need you to have experience of:
- Several of the following threats: ransomware, business email compromise, network intrusion
- Scoping cyber breaches, requesting artefacts, analysis on logs and creating forensic reports
- Taking an image of a hard disk and memory dumps using tools such as ftk imager

In addition, it's essential that you possess the following:
- Experience in cyber incident response
- A broad understanding of the cyber threat landscape
- A strong technical background in computers and networks

You'll also need to be the following:
- An excellent communicator
- Able to demonstrate experience in industry computer forensic tools
- Able to demonstrate technical proficiency in at least one of these areas; network security/log analysis, Linux and/or mac/unix os forensics

If you've got all of that, then you could be perfect for this Cyber Incident Response Consultant role and we'd love to see your CV.


What can I earn?
This Cyber Incident Response Consultant position offers a basic salary between £35,000 - £65,000 per annum depending on experience. You also have the ability to earn overtime in this role.

On top of this, there are personal performance and company performance bonuses on offer (details of which will be revealed on application).

In addition you'll get other benefits which include flexible benefits scheme and tailored learning.


Tell me a bit about the hiring company...
The business you'll be working for is a global technology and consulting company, working with a diverse and high-level client base.

They're a great company to work for. People join them for many reasons, such as they:
- Offer unrivalled career development
- Are a must-have name to have on your CV
- Offer a great career path
- Empower their people and are big on diversity & inclusion


Is there anything else I should know?
In this position you'll occasionally be required to work some weekends and cover on-call in unsociable hours.

Full details of how this will work will be revealed at interview.


Think you've got what it takes?

If you think you're the perfect fit for this Cyber Incident Response Consultant role, then click the 'Apply Now' button, send us your CV and we'll consider you for the first round of interviews.


You could be right for this Cyber Incident Response Consultant position if you've previously worked as any of the following: Cyber Consultant, Incident Responder, Digital Forensics Consultant or as a Cyber Threat Consultant.