Senior Associate, Cyber Security Services - Response
Requisition #: 47233
Practice Area: Advisory
Location: Washington, DC; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX
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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate in Technology Risk - Cyber Security for our practice.
- Perform host, network, and mobile device forensics; malware triage; and cyber incident response
- Provide technology advisory services to enhance forensic client engagements
- Recognize common attacker tools, tactics, and procedures
- Provide oversight for on-site examinations and collections
- Research and develop new digital forensics scripts, tools, and methodologies
- Assess and troubleshoot a variety of technical issues, and support a cyber response lab in a technically secure environment
- Minimum of three years of experience in digital forensics and incident response
- Bachelor's degree in a technical field from an accredited college/university or equivalent experience (Computer Science preferred)
- Technical proficiency in Windows operating system internals, disk (NTFS, FAT32, and exFAT file systems) forensics, and proficiency in Windows memory forensics and in at least one of the following areas: network security/traffic/log analysis; Linux and/or Mac/Unix operating system forensics; Linux/Unix disk forensics (ext2/3/4, HFS+, and/or APFS file systems), advanced memory forensics, static and dynamic malware analysis / reverse engineering, advanced mobile device forensics
- Advanced experience in industry computer forensic tools such as X-Ways, EnCase, FTK, Internet Evidence Finder (IEF) / AXIOM, TZWorks, and/or Cellebrite and in preservation of digital evidence (including experience preserving cloud data and handling encryption such as BitLocker, FileVault, and/or LUKS), and in at least one scripting/programming language (Python preferred), and/or extensive experience with text processing in a Linux/Unix shell environment (e.g., cut, sed, awk, grep, and iconv)
- Travel may be up to 80-100%, work in a fast paced, results driven environment, grasp new technology, and contribute at a rapid pace
- Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future
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