Forensics & Incident Response Analyst

Houston, TX

Posted: 09/09/2019 Employment Type: Perm Industry: IT Job Number: 230393

Forensics & Incident Response Analyst

Houston, TX

Overview: In this role, you will be part of the Security Operations Center (SOC) supporting NASA at Johnson Space Center in Houston.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Identification, analysis, and mitigation of threats to internal IT systems and networks
  • Conducts in depth forensic analysis providing highly technical forensic reports.
  • Investigating and analyzing all relevant network activities
  • Developing and implementing "use case" detection and response methodology
  • Maintains awareness of industry standard security products, tests complex information security systems for possible inclusion in client environment.
  • Researches and maintains proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer and network vulnerabilities, data hiding, and encryption
  • Identifies, monitors, and investigates computer and network intrusions
  • Provides computer forensic support to high technology investigations in the form of evidence seizure, computer forensic analysis, and data recovery
  • Contributes towards the preparation and authorizes the implementation of necessary information security policies, standards, procedures and guidelines.
  • Understands and articulates information security strategy, policy and procedures and their implications to the customer organization
  • Provides architectural analysis of cyber security features and relates existing system to future needs and trends
  • Coordinates, administers, manages and monitors the use of network security control, endpoint threat detection and tools to identify anomalous events and security infractions that exploit system vulnerabilities.
  • Design and implementation of security processes.
  • Develops information security roadmaps, business cases and remediation plans.

Requirements:
  • This role requires extensive knowledge of security access control, information security processes, response procedures, and various attack methods used for information theft or network intrusion plus knowledge of one or more applicable security technologies / platforms.
  • Experience with Computer Forensics (EnCase/FTK/Nuix), eDiscovery, Incident Management, Computer Network Defense and IT Security is required
  • Technical skills in networking infrastructure and Windows/Unix systems, and popular DLP platforms
  • Deep knowledge of network technologies that pertains to communications, computer system environments and related infrastructures.
  • Excellent knowledge in VMWARE, KVM, and other virtualization technologies
  • Comfortable analyzing malicious software in a safe virtualized environment
  • Experience in application and integration of globally accepted security standards.
  • Requires 5-7 years direct related work experience and bachelor’ s degree or 10+ years of experience.
  • Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a US Government Secret clearance

 
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