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:
Managing evidence with proper chain of custody procedures
Assist with computer incident investigations, determining the cause of the security incident and preserving evidence for potential legal action
Perform forensic analysis on computers, phones, and 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
Travel on site for incident response and data collection
Solid knowledge of computer equipment
Understanding of computer operating systems (Windows, iOS, &/or Linux)
Security analysis skills, including ability to analyze logs to detect required information and patterns
Ability to manipulate and present data
Above average problem-solving skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
Strong sense of ethics & values, ability to handle confidential situations with discretion
Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload
Strong willingness to learn and grow within the role
Nice to have
Experience in IT security, network security or related experience
Experience with forensic tools like FTK, EnCase, Nuix, Axiom, SIFT, etc.
Programming and scripting skills
Certification or education: BSc or equivalent in cryptography, data mining, computer science, communication technology, computer security and/or related certification
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