KPMG Associate, Cyber Security - Incident Response in Chicago, Illinois
Business Title: Associate, Cyber Security - Incident Response
Requisition Number: 58807 - 31
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KPMG is currently seeking an Associate, Cyber Security Incident Response for our Consulting 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 one 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
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