|Job specification:||Our client, a global leading IT company , are looking for a Senior Forensic Analyst (Cyber Security ) for their Toronto(Remote) location. This is a 6-9 months contract with the possibility of extension.
Senior Forensic Analyst
Role will be responsible for conducting forensic investigations and analysis in support of cyber incidents that are reported into the Incident Response team. This role will require the ability to triage and conduct thorough examinations of all types of digital media across a diverse environment, the ability to determine containment and/or remediation activities that may be required as well as identify potential threats. Reporting and collaborating with the different areas of business is required.
What would you do?
Conduct examination of digital media (hard drives, network traffic, images, etc.).
Capture / analyze network traffic for indications of compromise.
Review log-based data, both in raw form and utilizing SIEM or aggregation tools.
Perform live network assessments using leading packet capture and analysis software tools.
Establish timelines and patterns of activity based on multiple data sources.
Identify, document and prepare reports on relevant findings.
What do you need to be successful?
At least 5 years of experience in IT Security Digital Forensics
At least 5 years of experience in Incident Response in a global corporate enterprise
Demonstrated computer forensic investigations experience.
Excellent technical writing and presentation skills.
Expert-level knowledge of common attack vectors and penetration techniques.
Solid working knowledge of networking technology and tools, firewalls, proxies, IDS/IPS and encryption.
Demonstrated knowledge of forensic tools (Encase, FTK, Axiom Magnet, Black Bag, SIFT, Kali)
Experience with malware analysis (reverse engineering).
Experience managing large and small-scale cyber security incidents.
Demonstrated understanding of database structures and SQL.
Strong understanding of networking protocols
Experience with programming or scripting languages (Python, Ruby, Powershell)
Demonstrated system administration skills.
Required Certifications (any two of the following)
ACE (Access Data Certified Examiner)
EnCe ( EnCase Certified Examiner)
GCFE (GIAC Certified Forensics Examiner)
GNFA (GIAC Network Forensics Analyst)
GCIA (GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst)
GCIH (GIAC Certified Intrusion Handler)
GREM (GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware)
OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional)
ManpowerGroup is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)
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