Digital Forensics and Incident Response Engineer

  • Request Technology - Stephanie Baker
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
  • Nov 03, 2017
Full time Information Technology Telecommunications

Job Description

Fortune 500 Financial Services Organization has an immediate need for a Digital Forensics and Incident Response Engineer. The role involves forensic analysis of online and offline ( dead-box ) hosts and network logs associated with information security incidents discovered by the Threat Hunting and Monitoring capabilities. The candidate will perform the functions of a digital forensics examiner team lead and collaborate with other teams in the Security Operations Center.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in one or more of the following preferred concentrations: Computer Forensics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or Management of Information Systems.
  • 5+ years of direct computer forensics experience.
  • Experience with SIEM, Threat Intelligence platforms, Signature development/management ( snort rules, Yara rules)
  • Experience in Pennetration Testing, ethical hacking, exploit writng and vulnerability management
  • SME level experience in Reverse Engineering of Malware
  • Familiar with industry accepted Open Source Solutions to help with varied components of an investigation.
  • Familiar with industry standard forensic software such as XWays, EnCase, FTK, and other software's that may come to market.
  • Experience with Scripting and programming languages such as: C#, Go, Java, Python, Pearl, Bash Scripting, PHP, and others that would help streamline investigative techniques.

Desired Skills

  • Master of Science degree in one of the above concentrations.
  • Forensic concept/software certifications such as SCERS, CFCE, CCE, SANS, and other industry accepted skillsets.