Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Senior Security Consultant (Forensics), Asia Pacific

As a Senior Security Consultant, you will be a part of Global RISK team i.e the Investigative arm of Verizon. Within Verizon’s Investigative Response team, you will be expected to serve as a tactical arm of the team, conducting computer forensic investigations and analysis. Due to the inherent volatility of investigative response work, you will be expected to manage the various responsibilities assigned to their role while successfully managing a variable case load.

Verizon is a leader in technology forensics, the investigation of security breaches, and malware. Working with public, private and government clients, Verizon provides a full suite of forensic technology services to support legal, regulatory and internal processes. Verizon’s Key Service Offerings are Technology forensics, including mobile devices, Incident Response, Litigation support / expert witness work, Payment Card Forensic Investigations, eDiscovery, Incident response training, Electronic data recovery & Malcode analysis. Verizon Investigative Response team handles a significant percentage of the world's publicly visible data breaches each year, including many of the largest data compromises on record.

Job Responsibilities
You will be conducting investigations related to data breach incidents, leading and assisting in high profile data breach investigations in the Asia Pacific region and also assist in global projects as required.
You will be responsible for integrity in analysis, quality in client deliverables, gathering case-load intelligence, as well as assisting in business development, sales, and marketing / PR efforts.
You will operate in a close team of computer/digital forensic, fraud, and other IT investigative experts, as well as customer management, counsel, human resources, and other IT technical personnel.
You will also assist in managing the delivery team’s book of business, including but not limited to engagement scoping, pricing, contracting, and delivery accountability.
You will conduct security assessments, penetration testing, and ethical hacking as required and work on the tools, techniques, and methodologies involving incident response, computer forensics, and malware analysis.
You will assist customers in responding rapidly and effectively to computer-related incidents and should consistently exceed expectations while working in a customer-facing setting.
You will identify the source of a security breach quickly and move toward containment is essential and be able to manage multiple projects on a daily basis.
You will manage the day-to-day aspects of protected customer relationships maintaining confidentiality, as well as IT investigative cases and corporate security incidents and a professional image and approach with our Enterprise customers in the region.
You will provide mentoring, support, and direction for other members of the team as required.
You will be expected to possess advanced IT technical experience, strong communication and presentation skills, and must be technically able to hit the ground running in almost any back office environment.

Person Specification:
You should have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electronics, Telecommunication, IT, Engineering or related field.
You must have 6+ years of relevant experience in the Security functions such as IT Security, Network Security, Cyber Security, Electro discovery, Computer / Digital Forensics. Previous experience in a Security Professional Services Consulting firm is desirable.
Your experience in Electronic Crimes Law Enforcement or Military Intelligence is a major plus.
You must be well versed and capable of leading an engagement in at least 4 of our core offerings: PCI-related IR/Forensics Investigations, Financial Services, Intellectual Property, Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT), Expert Witness/Litigation Support.
You must have good understanding of Information security; Network Architecture; general database concepts; document management; hardware and software troubleshooting; Email systems, such as Microsoft Exchange and Lotus Notes; Microsoft Office applications; and Computer Forensic tools such as EnCase and Forensic Toolkit (FTK).
You should have knowledge and proficiency in conducting live analysis on networks, digital forensics on multiple platforms such as UNIX, Linux, Windows, MacOS, HPUX, AIX and Solaris (Operating Systems)
You should hold PCI QSA certification within the last year or current GCFA or equivalent certification relating to computer forensics and computer incident handling is a plus.
You must possess Critical thinking skills, Problem solving skills, exceptional written and verbal Communication skills in order to effectively communicate with the Enterprise Clients in the region and with the global & regional team.