Director – Digital Forensics and Incident Response

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: North America, USA - USA - Dallas USA Dallas Texas
  • Date Posted: July 30, 2020

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    FPG Cyber are recruiting on behalf of our prestigious client, a multinational Cyber Security Consultancy, for a Director of Digital Forensics and Incident Response which can be based in Dallas TX, Plano TX, Philadelphia PA or Chicago IL, USA.

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for the right candidate to join a dynamic market leading and award-winning company, who are a highly respected security advisory firm with a vision to create a more secure digital world by providing the highest quality incident response, risk management, and digital forensic services to their customers.

    The role

    · The ideal candidate will play a significant role and come with over ten years of hands-on consulting experience in digital forensics, and incident response
    · They will be an recognized inspiring leader with media and public speaking experience, deeply embedded in information security community
    · Experience with forensic processes and procedures (chain of custody, computer acquisition techniques, and memory acquisition techniques)
    · Maintain hyper-current knowledge of extant vulnerabilities and threat landscape
    · Experience using forensics tools such as EnCase, FTK, SleuthKit, Volatility, etc.
    · Analysis experience and operational understanding of one or more major operating systems (Microsoft Windows, Linux, or Mac)
    · Knowledge of common malware persistence mechanisms
    · Experience identifying and triaging malware
    · Experience leading technical breach response teams in fast-paced environments


    · Strategic mindset but also detail-oriented and hands-on ability to lead high-level discussion on DFIR technology strategy and approach both internally and externally
    · Demonstrated self-starter with intellectual curiosity and ability to adapt to change
    · Ability to work quickly, willingness to work on ad hoc assignments, work independently or leading teams as needed
    · Ability to develop unique and creative solutions to problems on the fly
    · Willingness to learn new technologies and techniques to solve complex customer issues
    · Ability to quickly develop and maintain rapport with clients
    · Demonstrated ability to cross-sell or upsell existing clients and generate new business
    · Experience managing complex budgets
    · Ability to allocate staff to various projects quickly and efficiently
    · Willing to travel as required (up to 30%) to support leadership, customer briefings, planning and other activity as needed

    Compensation includes

    · Competitive salary plus quarterly bonus opportunity
    · Approved Certification and Training Reimbursements
    · Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
    · 401K Employer Matching
    · Flexible work schedule

    Start date is = immediate (notice period excepted for the right candidates) please forward you resumes to: Tom Layzell at FPG Cyber +1 (202) 972 4320