Who we are?
Humanize is an innovative and data-conscious cybersecurity startup company that is transforming the cybersecurity landscape across various industries. With our cyber-AI technology, we empower decision-makers to get a comprehensive view of their company's cyber condition and stay one step ahead of adversaries that target them to compromise.
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Digital Forensics & Incident Response Specialist to join our team. The primary responsibility of this position is to conduct digital forensics investigations, respond to security incidents, and provide expertise in incident handling and response. The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience in digital forensics and incident response, possess strong technical skills, and be able to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
- Conduct digital forensics investigations to identify, collect, and analyze digital evidence in support of cybersecurity incidents and investigations.
- Respond to security incidents, including but not limited to, malware infections, data breaches, insider threats, and network intrusions.
- Perform real-time monitoring of security events and incidents, analyze security logs and data, and take appropriate actions to mitigate risks and prevent further incidents.
- Develop and maintain incident response plans and procedures, including documentation of incident details, analysis, and response activities.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including IT, legal, and management, to coordinate incident response efforts and ensure timely and effective resolution of security incidents.
- Provide technical expertise and guidance in the investigation and resolution of security incidents, including forensic analysis of digital evidence, root cause analysis, and recommendations for remediation.
- Stay current with the latest threats, vulnerabilities, and cybersecurity trends, and provide recommendations for improving incident response processes and procedures.
- Participate in post-incident reviews and lessons-learned sessions to identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions.
- Create comprehensive and actionable reports on incident response activities, findings, and recommendations for management and other relevant stakeholders.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
- Proven hands-on experience in digital forensics and incident response, including conducting investigations, analyzing digital evidence, and responding to security incidents.
- Strong understanding of computer networks, operating systems, and cybersecurity concepts.
- Familiarity with incident response frameworks, tools, and techniques.
- Knowledge of programming or scripting languages such as Python, PowerShell, Perl, or Ruby.
- Experience with Windows, Unix/Linux, and Mac OS X operating systems, as well as cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
- Proficiency in scripting languages for automating incident response tasks.
- Excellent critical thinking, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
- Good written and verbal communication skills in English.
- Strong organizational and time management skills.
- Nice to Have:
- Professional certifications such as OSCP, OSCE, GIAC CPEN, CREST CRT, CEH, or equivalent.
- Knowledge of information security standards such as ISO27001, PCI DSS, GDPR, NIST, SOX.
- Experience with systems development, systems administration, and/or network administration.
- Previous experience in responsible disclosure and bug bounties.
- Competitive salary and performance bonuses
- Health insurance
- Paid day-offs
- Professional development training & certifications
- Teambuilding and corporate events
- Stock options
- Being a member of the technology creators’ team
- Being a part of a fast-growing cybersecurity startup
Required candidate level:
How to apply:
Interested and qualified candidates are welcome to send their CVs to the email address [email protected] mentioning “Digital Forensics & Incident Response Specialist” in the subject line.
Please kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.
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