Director, Data & Technology, Cybersecurity

Washington, D.C.


Intrusions detected


Daily RedBulls


Minute Regroups


Our Incident Response and Forensics practice is a rapidly growing part of our business. Our professionals help our clients address their critical information security challenges, including incident investigation/response, as well as assessing and reducing information security risks.


  • Scope and participate in security incident investigations that involve computer crimes and require log, forensic, and malware analysis
  • Collect and analyze intrusion detection system alerts, firewall logs, network traffic logs, and host system logs to evaluate whether unauthorized access or information ex-filtration occurred
  • Perform forensic analyses to identify the presence of any malware, malware capabilities/actions, and what actions the malware took
  • Conduct security investigations in Linux and/or Windows environments
  • Provide input into client communications, both written and oral, related to analyses performed for senior-level review


  • Approximately 5 years of experience working in the Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) space
  • Hands on experience in conducting incident response involving ICS/IOT
  • Exposure working with OT, ICS, and IoT case work
  • Understanding of how to communicate effectively and concisely with legal counsel, high level management, and C-suite clients
  • Ability to approach and prioritize projects both from a long-range and immediate view
  • Experience working with non-Windows programs (such as Linux, Unix, Mac)
  • Scripting/programming experience (specifically Python, C#, VBA, or Shell)

  • Experience working on projects in an investigatory capacity – either law enforcement or incident response
  • Strong desire to work on a team in a collaborative environment to achieve common goals
  • Ability to correlate events from multiple sources to create a timeline analysis across end points of an incident
  • Exceptional organizational skills, to include detailed note taking abilities
  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
  • Passion about Incident Response, and a desire for continuous improvement in expertise

About Us

VantaForce is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other legally protected status.

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