Position: DFIR Lead - Digital Forensics and Incident Response
Location: Hybrid/ Attend once a week in London office
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 per year
As the DFIR Lead, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing and conducting digital forensics and incident response activities. You will lead a team of talented professionals, ensuring the highest standard of security protocols and forensic methodologies. Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Leading Incident Response Efforts: Act as the primary point of contact for all cyber security incidents, guiding your team through the investigation, containment, eradication, and recovery processes.
Digital Forensics Expertise: Employ your extensive knowledge of digital forensics tools, techniques, and methodologies to analyze and recover critical data from various digital devices.
Threat Hunting and Analysis: Proactively identify potential threats and vulnerabilities within the organization's network and systems, taking proactive measures to safeguard against potential breaches.
Team Management: Manage and mentor a team of DFIR professionals, fostering a collaborative and growth-oriented environment while ensuring all tasks are executed effectively.
Forensic Reporting and Documentation: Prepare detailed reports on investigation findings, ensuring all procedures and evidence are well-documented for future reference and legal purposes.
Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborate with internal teams, external partners, and law enforcement agencies when necessary, providing technical expertise and advice on security-related matters.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in Digital Forensics and Incident Response.
Proven track record of leading and managing incident response teams effectively.
Strong expertise in digital forensics tools and methodologies, including data recovery and analysis from various devices and platforms.
In-depth knowledge of cyber threat landscape, attack vectors, and security best practices.
Familiarity with regulatory frameworks related to cyber security and data privacy.
Excellent communication skills, with the ability to articulate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.