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Cyber Incident Response Lead

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Incident Response / Digital Forensics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £70000 to £90000

  • Contact:

    Madison Brookes

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Cyber Incident Response Lead – UK Remote - £70,000 - £90,000 + benefits

I am currently working with a boutique cyber security consulting company, which specialises in blue teaming, digital forensics, and incident response activities. They’re looking to hire a talented Cyber Incident Response Lead to lead a team of 3, providing blue teaming and IR services to clients in the financial services, fintech, pharmaceuticals, and retail industries.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading the Incident Response team, managing projects, and leading incidents.

  • Performing threat hunting and proactive monitoring of systems to identify any malicious activity.

  • Investigating incidents and creating reports to share with other senior members of the team.

  • Creating strategy for the incident response team, in addition to creating projects, training junior members, and developing new tools.

  • Researching the latest cyber threats and malware detection and evasion techniques.

The suitable candidate should have:

  • Hands-on experience delivery incident response services, leading projects, and responding to major incidents.

  • Leading teams and/or projects within incident response of all sized companies.

  • Expert skills in one or more of the following: SIEM, networking, EDR, SOAR or cloud infrastructure.

  • Industry-related certifications such as GCIH, GCFA or GREM.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is experienced in this area but wants to develop their experience and put their skills to use in a growing company.

My client offers an excellent pay range and benefits package including healthcare fully covered, life insurance, travel coverage, pension plan, and more!