Micro Focus - Forensic Investigator and Incident Responder

Micro Focus Cyber Security is seeking a Forensic Investigator and Incident Responder to join a world-class Information Security Team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform Memory Forensics & Malware reverse engineering, analysis and extract IOCs (Indicators of Compromise)
  • Investigate incidents using SIEM
  • Analyze, escalate, and assist in remediation of critical information security incidents
  • Improve and challenge existing processes and procedures in a very agile and fast moving information security environment
  • Mentor security analysts regarding risk management, information security controls, incident analysis and incident response
  • Act as subject matter expert for analysis functions, providing support on more involved cases and guiding the activity of SOC analysts through collaboration
  • Identify and document containment and remediation efforts which successfully reduces risk to Micro Focus
  • Participate in project work, sometimes acting as project lead

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience in digital forensic investigations and incident response
  • Knowledge of security investigation techniques, the rules of evidence and practical experience of computer forensics
  • In-depth technical knowledge of Windows, MacOS and Linux
  • In-depth experience with Firewall engineering concepts, security forensics and incident response
  • Ability to analyze malware and obfuscated code
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python and PowerShell
  • Strong verbal and written social skills

Desired Soft Skills:

  • Take initiative
  • Self-motivated
  • Team oriented
  • Willingness to adapt to change
  • Drive to completion
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