DFIR Specialist (Digital Forensics & Incident Response)

DFIR Specialist (Digital Forensics & Incident Response)

Job Title: DFIR Specialist (Digital Forensics & Incident Response)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £70000 per annum
Reference: 25673_1584955112
Contact Name: Korina Kvadranti
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2020 09:18

Job Description

DFIR Specialist

Looking for candidates with strong Incident Response & Digital Forensics backgrounds to work for a globally recognized company as a part of Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) in their Security Operations Centre (SOC). You will be reporting directly to the Principal Manager and work closely alongside other team members navigating a very interesting cyber threat landscape.
You would be working in a team with biggest training budget using latest technologies available in digital forensics!

What will you be doing as a DFIR Specialist?

  • Handle cyber-attacks and data breach investigations, as well as internal investigations.
  • Recommend post cyber-attack containment, remediation and recovery activities.
  • Utilise internal and external resources to research threats, vulnerabilities and threat intelligence on various adversaries and attack methods.
  • Support the Cyber Incident Management team and Cyber Defence.
  • Work to develop an intelligence-led framework to protect the company globally against cyber risks.

What are we looking for?


  • Experience in the technical investigation of cyber-attacks (digital forensics, malware analysis, incident response).
  • Ability to carry out forensic investigation in support of Cyber Incidents.
  • Experience working within the SOC environment.
  • Experience in the identification of IoCs and creation of signatures to identify the same.


  • One of the following qualifications would be advantageous: GIAC GCIA (Intrusion Analyst), GCIH (Incident Handler), GREM (Reverse Engineering & Malware Analysis), GCDA (Detection Analysis), GCFA (Forensics Analyst), GCFE (Forensics Expert)

Base location: West London
Duration: Permanent

Salary: up to £70k

If you are looking for a chance to work in a well-established international company, expand your skillset and further your education inside of the industry, apply today! The company is always growing and with it are your opportunities as well!

Keywords: DFIR, CERT, CIRT, CSIRT, Digital Forensics, Incident Response, Cyber Security, Cyber Defense, cybersecurity, SOC, Security Operations Centre, malware, Cyber Kill-Chain, OSINT, SIEM, Cuckoo, Diamond Model, MITRE ATT&CK Framework

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