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Digital Forensics Incident Response Specialist

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Digital Forensics Incident Response Specialist

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Incident Response / Digital Forensics

  • Salary:

    £55k - 80k per year

  • Contact:

    Harry Ioannou

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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Digital Forensics Incident Response Specialist - Remote - £55,000-£80,000

Looking for the next big challenge? My client is keen to speak to talented and ambitious digital forensics and incident response professionals as they embark on their ambitious 2021 growth plans. The Digital Forensics and Incident Response Specialist will be helping in the investigation and remediation of cyber-attacks. Their client list includes several blue chip and FTSE 250 companies, so you will be able to work on some interesting and challenging cases. This opportunity offers candidates the chance to work with experienced professionals and undergo extensive training and certifications, as my client invest heavily in employee development. 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for daily incident management of customer incidents
  • Perform incident response and forensic analysis of compromised systems, identify, and provide recommendations for remediation
  • Formulate and direct incident response efforts, prioritize those response efforts, and create legible incident reports that describe the compromise vector, attacker methodologies and artifacts
  • Build incident response plans and playbooks
  • Work within a team environment and will be responsible for coordinating work actions


  • Experience using forensic tools such as EnCase, Cellebrite & Axiom
  • Knowledge of malware analysis and ransomware
  • 2+ years of experience performing incident response with an emphasis on system compromise analysis
  • 2+ years of endpoint or network forensics
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python or PowerShell

If successful you will be joining a leading Managed Service Provider who provide cyber security solutions globally. Their mission is to provide best in class service to their customers, and their team are integral to this. Some of the benefits include:

  • Bonus 10%
  • 25 days holidays excluding bank holidays
  • Flexible work/remote work
  • Fast track progression
  • On going training

This role is already attracting a lot of attention and is unlikely to be available for long so if you’re interested please apply now, you can send your CV to h.ioannou@locke-mccloud.com or call me on 0203-854-2230.