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Security Incident Management & Forensics L1

Company: Armor
Location: Dallas
Posted on: January 14, 2018

Job Description:

Armor is seeking a talented and highly-motivated individual to serve as a Security Incident Management &

Forensics Engineer in the Incident Response & Forensics Department, as a member of the Armor Security

Operations Center. This position will be responsible for triage and response to security events detected by

Armor---s Spartan security model, to include management of caseload.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Additional duties may be assigned as required.)

--- Identify, triage, conduct forensic analysis and respond to security incidents within both Armor and

customer environments as they arise.

--- Perform acquisitions of volatile data, in a forensically sound manner, in accordance with industry best


--- Own the full lifecycle of a security incident from discovery to completion to include root cause analysis

and guidance in recovery efforts.

--- Work closely with both technical and non-technical customers to guide them through the incident

response process and provide guidance on best practices and remediation when needed.

--- Conduct analysis on output from host and network-based security tools to provide context for both

ongoing and historical security events.

--- Analyze threats for unique indicators of compromise; work with fellow SOC team members to create

countermeasures to aid in future prevention and detection of cyber threat activity.

--- Document and implement processes for investigating and responding to security incidents according to

industry standards (e.g. NIST 800-53 and SANS best practices).

--- Maintain knowledge of current and emerging cyber threats; grow relationships with other incident

response professionals, industry partners and vendors.

--- Monitor and enforce guidelines for security and compliance.


--- Proficiency in both Windows and Linux server environments including knowledge of commonlyconfigured

roles and related technologies, such as web, database, domain services, etc.

--- Able to perform live triage of hosts to include examining running processes, network connections,

system logs, file system activity, and more for signs of anomalous behavior.

--- Understanding of attacker tools, techniques, and methodologies. Ability to gather and act on cyber

threat intelligence.

--- Familiar with industry standard forensic tools such as X-Ways Forensics, EnCase, Volatility, RegRipper,

SysInternals, etc.

--- Experience with Host and Network Intrusion Detection Systems (HIDS/NIDS), Web Application Firewalls

(WAF), IP Reputation systems, and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems.

--- Able to read and understand the following languages: PHP, Python, Bash, Powershell, SQL, Regex.

--- Ability to manage multiple cases simultaneously, prioritize tasks, and adapt to changing conditions to

ensure customer satisfaction.

--- Strong analytical and critical thinking skills. Highly skilled and/or educated in the area of Security

Operations and Incident Response.

--- Able to multi-task, prioritize, and resolve multiple inquiries at once.

--- Detail-oriented, excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal, organizational, and

presentation skills.

--- Ability to work evenings/weekends as required and to be on-call 24x7 to serve as the escalation point for

your team.

--- Prior experience working directly as an Incident Response Engineer highly preferred. Prior experience

in other cyber security areas a huge plus.

--- Ability to quickly react and adapt in complex environments.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The

requirements listed below are representative of the tools in our environment today, but this list will change and


--- Knowledge of and ability to administer Windows and Linux Server environments.

--- Knowledge of and ability to identify attack methods and form mitigation/detection techniques.

--- Knowledge of and ability to administer network and host-based security tools.

--- Knowledge of and ability to administer scripting languages: PHP, Python, Bash, PowerShell, SQL, Regex.


--- Minimum of AA degree in a related field and 1-year cyber security experience with a strong preference

for forensic experience, or 3 years--- experience without a degree, or a combination of applicable

education and experience to meet the requirements of the position.

--- One or more of the following certifications (highly preferred): EnCE, ACE, GCIH, GCFA, GCFE, GNFA, GREM,



The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters

while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to

moderate. The work environment may be in either an office setting or at an industry trade event.

Equal Opportunity Employer - It is the policy of the company to comply with all employment laws and to afford equal employment

opportunity to individuals in all aspects of employment, including in selection for job opportunities, without regard to race, color,

religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration protected by federal,

state or local laws.

Keywords: Armor, Dallas, Security Incident Management & Forensics L1, Executive, Dallas, Texas

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