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Senior Digital Forensic Incident Response Analyst

Requisition ID:  230386

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Bechtel is looking for people who want to change the landscape of traditional incident response and digital forensics. We are an agile and dynamic team doing fantastic work in information security. Our goal is to change the industry to improve security for both our company and the world.


Role Overview


As the Senior Incident Response Analyst, you will be working with a group of highly productive employees to implement critical functions of our incident response. You will be working with standard forensics tools such as EnCase and some groundbreaking new technology as well. Your peers will be respected people from the information security industry. Due to the nature of incident response, we are looking for someone who is not only technically proficient, but can effectively communicate with managers and individual contributors during an incident response situation.


When not actively leading or participating in an incident, you will be working on improving the incident response processes, threat hunting, content development, date enrichment and fostering communication between security groups as well as being the center point of contact for escalation on a multitude of issues.


Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field, plus 6 years of experience: OR In lieu of degree, 12 years of equivalent experience
  • Strong analytical, documentation and communication skills
  • 5 or more years of general information technology experience with 3 years of experience in the area of digital forensics and incident response (DFIR)
  • Expert knowledge of Windows, Mac and Linux based operating systems
  • Solid experience applying all facets of DFIR to on-prem and cloud environments
  • A passion for Information Security
  • Must be a United States citizen


Preferred Qualifications

  • In-depth experience with all facets of digital forensics and incident response
  • Demonstrated threat hunting experience with Python, SIEM and EDR solutions
  • Technical acuity in the field of Information Technology Operations and Security Operations
  • Knowledge, understanding, and ability to apply technical security standards and tools
  • Excellent conceptualization, analytical and logic skills.
  • Court testimony and understanding of chain of custody and legal hold investigations
  • Ability to successfully facilitate collaboration across multiple functions, departments and levels
  • Experience testifying in court, a firm grasp on chain of custody and legal hold investigations as well as an understanding of discretion and confidentiality
  • Familiarity with SOAR (Security Orchestration, Automation and Response) software with an emphasis on building complex playbooks for automating routine incidents.


Job Duties Include

  • Seek out inefficiencies in existing processes and develop automated solutions in a global enterprise environment.
  • Utilize your expert communication skills to produce greater awareness of goals, projects and tasks amongst the Global Security Operation and Engineering (GSOE) team.
  • Lead and prioritize the Incident Response staff efforts across the enterprise, this includes determining the response level of an incident, investigation of small to large scale incidents, establish appropriate actions to remediate threats.
  • Engineer commercial or open source tools to identify, respond or remediate threats and other duties as assigned.





Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.