Employment Opportunity

Cyber Security Forensics Investigator Specialist

Accenture, Chicago, Illinois

Salary: Not stated

Final Filing Date: Open until filled

The Cyber Incident Response Team Investigations (CIRT) is primarily responsible for conducting investigations and also assisting in responding to network infrastructure events.

Conducting Investigations Primary Responsibilities
CIRT is responsible for establishing a chain of custody for evidence, conducting necessary computer forensics, including bit stream backups of suspect media and hard drive analysis. Investigations may include embezzlement, intellectual property theft, harassment, fraud, business ethics violations, and trafficking of pornography on the Internet or Accenture's intranet. CIRT's assistance also extends to mail file reviews and e-mail tracing as needed in support of these investigations. CIRT also, on occasion, provides technical support to Human Resources and Accenture Legal & Commercial offices in conducting internal investigations.

Responding to Network Intrusions and/or Incidents Secondary Responsibilities
CIRT is responsible for coordinating with numerous groups which could be involved in responding to intrusions, as well as conducting follow-up investigations to such incidents.

Duties and Requirements Click to read more


  • Independently leading computer incident investigations, determining the cause of the security incident and preserving evidence for potential legal action
  • Perform detailed forensic analysis on computers, phones, any other digital media
  • Interface with business function owners, legal, human resources, technical personnel and others
  • Make recommendations on corrective action for incidents
  • Assess artifacts/close incident vulnerability -- preserve technical evidence
  • Produce security incident and investigation reports/briefings
  • Potentially act at an expert witness at criminal/civil trails
  • Analyze infrastructure security incidents to determine if incident qualifies as a legitimate security breach
  • Teach other team members advanced techniques in forensic investigations
  • Extended international travel to lead and train teams in other locations
  • Associated topics: case, crime, financial, laundering, mortgage, prevention, region, regional, retail store, scene


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Posted: October 13, 2016

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