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Cyber Incident Response Forensic Investigator

Job Location: Prague

Regional Description: Czech Republic

Job Number: 00496997


- Job description

The Cyber Incident Response Team Investigations (CIRT) is primarily responsible for conducting investigations and assisting in responding to network infrastructure events.


Conducting Investigations – Primary Responsibilities


CIRT is responsible for establishing a chain of custody for evidence, conducting necessary computer forensics, including bit stream backups of suspect media and hard drive analysis. Investigations may include embezzlement, intellectual property theft, harassment, fraud, business ethics violations, etc. CIRT's assistance also extends to mail file reviews and e-mail tracing as needed in support of these investigations. CIRT also, on occasion, provides technical support to Human Resources and Accenture Legal & Commercial offices in conducting internal investigations.

Responding to Network Intrusions and/or Incidents – Secondary Responsibilities

CIRT is responsible for coordinating with numerous groups which could be involved in responding to intrusions, as well as conducting follow-up investigations to such incidents.

Responsibilities May Include:

* Independently leading computer incident investigations, determining the cause of the security incident and preserving evidence for potential legal action

* Perform detailed forensic analysis on computers, phones, any other digital media

* Interface with business function owners, legal, human resources, technical personnel and others

* Make recommendations on corrective action for incidents

* Assess artifacts/close incident vulnerability -- preserve technical evidence

* Produce security incident and investigation reports/briefings

* Potentially act at an expert witness at criminal/civil trails

* Analyze infrastructure security incidents to determine if incident qualifies as a legitimate security breach

* Teach other team members techniques in forensic investigations

* Travel on site for incident response and data collection

Preferred Skills:


* Familiarity with PowerShell, Python and/or SQL

* Experience with memory analysis software such as Volatility or Redline

* Knowledge of laws related to computer intrusions and data privacy requirements

* Understanding of data networking and computer hardware

* Knowledge of Mac and Linux OS

* Incident response experience


Professional skills:


* Excellent problem solving skills

* Strong oral and written communication skills

* Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload

* Capacity to work independently and within a team environment

* Detailed oriented it investigations and communications

* Ability to communicate technical investigation results to non-technical functions such as HR or legal

* Very strong sense of ethics/values — ability to handle confidential investigations with discretion

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