Senior Incident Response (DFIR) Consultant

Senior Incident Response (DFIR) Consultant

Job Title: Senior Incident Response (DFIR) Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JDDFIR_1616055817
Contact Name: Jonathan Dale
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2021 08:23

Job Description

Digital Forensics & Incident Response (DFIR) Consultant

Location - UK Wide

Salary - £60-75k + Bonus + Benefits

I'm currently working with one of the most respected Global Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) Consultancy firms who are looking to bring in a Senior/Lead Incident Response (DFIR) Consultant they can continue to build a practice around.

This is an incredibly technical role where you will lead cyber security incident response (DFIR) activities, covering host forensics, network forensics, log analysis and malware triage investigations; whilst also being the key client point of contact, guiding them through investigations and translating technical concepts into wider business risks.

They are working through a considerable volume of engagements and are part of an exclusive panel which gets access to the most sophisticated and high-profile incidents in the UK. This is genuinely an incredible opportunity for a technically savvy Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) specialist to join one of the most respected Incident Response (DFIR) Consultancy firms at a crucial growth and consolidation stage; whilst also gaining exposure to and responding to some of the most highly sophisticated APTs and nation-state sponsored attacks out there.


  • Lead on all Incident Response activity, conducting in-depth network and host forensics, malware triage and log analysis.
  • Develop tools and scripts to enhance internal DFIR processes.
  • Effectively communicate technical findings to non-technical audiences.
  • Proactively identify and research attacker tools, tactics and procedures in IOCs that can be utilized in future investigations.


  • Experience working in a dedicated DFIR Consulting or Research capability.
  • Proven expertise performing: Network/Host Forensics; Static/Dynamic Malware Analysis; Network traffic and log analysis.
  • Ability to translate technical findings into business risks.
  • Broad depth of knowledge and experience across cyber security as a whole.

If you're looking to work on some of the most advanced and highly sophisticated Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) engagements whilst also being afforded the opportunity to build a practice underneath you, then please click apply or reach out to Jonathan Dale directly for more information -

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