Incident Response Lead

Posted 23 December 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCyber Security
Contact NameMatthew Chipchase
Remote working Remote

Job description

Incident Response Lead
Location: Remote – Must be in the United States 
Company: Consultancy 
Salary: Up to $140,000 + benefits + bonus 

Stott and May has a fantastic opportunity for a remote Senior Incident Response Consultant to join a leading cyber security advisory firm. They are a very mission-driven organisation that have had an incredibly strong 2021 and are looking to grow further. 

Your responsibilities will include: 


  • Leading incident response engagements related to advanced cyber-attacks including ransomware, insider threats, data breaches, and nation-state actors in a variety of environments and industries 
  • Directing client recovery efforts 
  • Preserving and acquiring forensic evidence 
  • Investigating the cyber-attack 
  • Participating in industry training and conferences to constantly sharpen cybersecurity skills 

To succeed in this role, you should have a minimum of three years of information technology/cyber security experience within a security operations center or on an incident response team together with experience threat hunting in SIEMs across multiple environments.  

You will also need: 

  • Proficiency in endpoint detection and response technologies and deployment 
  • To be comfortable with leveraging forensic tools to investigate a cyber-attack (FTK, Axiom, EnCase, etc.) 
  • The ability to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel and leadership to explain investigations & enforce security measures 
  • Excellent communication skills 

If you think you'd excel in this Senior Incident Response Consultant role, please apply with Stott and May today! 

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