Added Mar 15, 2021 IR Cloud Consultant (22313) Kansas City, MO | Contract Apply

Job Description

LRS Consulting Services is seeking an experienced IR Cloud Consultant for our client. This is a remote 6-month contract opportunity that could lead to permanent employment for the right person. If you’re that person, if you have the IR Cloud expertise that we need, submit your resume now!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering IT excellence for over three decades. Our reputation for quality, flexibility, and strong relationships with our clients keeps them turning to us to meet their IT consulting needs. Our contacts combined with your technical expertise equals career possibilities for you. So let’s get to work!

The IR Cloud Consultant is a senior level position working with customers growing in the area of Incident Response and in the Cloud to include Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure (including O365), and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This work involves the following overarching duties:
• Leading augmentation of Secureworks’ Incident Response Team’s Cloud capabilities and skillsets
• Helping customer prepare to effectively handle security incidents in the Cloud
• Performing Incident Response and helping customer effectively respond to incidents in the Cloud

Role Responsibilities:
• Serve as Subject Matter Expert in Incident Response and Digital Forensics in the Cloud
• Perform complex Incident Response and forensic analysis and develop technical conclusions based on analysis of evidence
• Review technical analysis and conclusions of other consultants
• Document findings, develop Incident Response remediation recommendations, and present both orally and in written reports for customers
• Conduct assessments of customer readiness to respond to incidents in the Cloud, including designing and delivering Incident Response exercises to test customer Incident Response plans
• Review security and Incident Response assessments of other consultants
• Develop detailed Incident Response plans and playbooks based on customer needs for Cloud environments
• Design and deliver Incident Response exercises to test customer Incident Response plans
• Oversee the delivery of Incident Response exercises by other consultants
• Support Junior through Senior staff on Cloud security and Incident Response best practices, processes, and tooling

• Minimum of 5 years of experience using one or more of the following tools: X-Ways, Magnet, F-Response, Volatility, and Open Source Forensic tools
• One or more of the following certifications: GCFA, GCFE, GNFA, or similar (targeted experience for this role may be considered in lieu of these)
• At least 2 years of Experience coding and developing tailored security monitoring and/or Incident Response tooling in current languages such as Python and Go
• At least 2 years ofExperience understanding, utilizing, and transforming common data formats such as JSON, YAML, and CSV
• At least 2 years ofExperience leading multiple major work efforts involving research, development, training, and mentoring

Preferred Skills:
• Experience with automation systems
• Experience analyzing and/or reverse engineering malware
• Understanding of key cybersecurity frameworks relevant to cyber incident response and cyber threat hunting: MITRE ATT&CK, CIS Controls, NIST CSF, NIST 800-53
• Undergraduate degree in computer science, information systems, information assurance, cybersecurity, or equivalent work experience

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.

Colorado Residents will not be considered for this role