Malware Forensic Investigator
- Los Angeles, CA - United States
- Security - Full-Time
- Job # 365401
*This position can be located in an U.S. city
As a Security Consultant within Verizon’s Investigative Response team, the candidate will be expected to serve as a tactical arm of the team, conducting computer forensic analysis, data recovery, eDiscovery, and other IT investigative work. Due to the inherent volatility of investigative response work, the candidate will be expected to discharge the various responsibilities assigned to their role while successfully managing a variable case load. The candidate will be responsible for integrity in analysis, quality in client deliverables, as well as gathering case-load intelligence. The position will operate in a close team of computer forensics, fraud examiners, and other IT investigative experts, as well as customer management, counsel, human resources, and other IT technical personnel.
The candidate will be expected to possess solid IT technical experience, strong linux and unix skills and experience, strong communication skills, and must be technically able to hit the ground running in most any back office environment.
The candidate must be well versed and capable of leading an engagement in at least 2 of our core offerings, with our preference being malware investigation:
The candidate must also be able to assist customers in responding rapidly and effectively to computer-related incidents and should consistently exceed expectations while working in a customer-facing setting. The capability to quickly identify the source of a security breach and move toward containment is essential. Proficiency in conducting live analysis on networks and across multiple platforms is desired. The candidate must possess the ability to articulate well in both written and oral communication. They must also be able to manage multiple projects on a daily basis. The successful candidate must be very detail-oriented and must be able to interact with other staff and customers effectively, in person or by phone.
Critical thinking, problem solving and the ability to endure long working hours the ability to travel 50-75% is vital. You would work from home when not travelling.
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