External Cyber Security Incident Manager

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6 Monate (Verlängerung möglich)
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Sam Crow

Job Title: External Cyber Security Incident Manager
Location: Munich (one day remote per week)
Rate: Negotiable
Contract length: 6 months+
Start date: ASAP

The successful applicant will be tasked with managing and coordinating response & recovery activities for information security incidents for a household European business. This includes complete end to end management of security incidents including analysis, containment and eradication alongside the relevant internal stakeholders. You will also play a key involvement in advising my client on their existing Cyber Defence strategy, recommending future improvements to help defend their customers from the ever-changing threat of cyber crime.


• Being the point of contact to drive different cyber incidents
• Lead and act as the key moderator for critical security incidents conference calls both internally and externally
• Regularly update incident status’
• Oversee all aspects of incident management process from identification to remediation and post incident activities
• Drive incidents to a conclusion based on the time frame defined for the incident criticality level
• Coordinate the activities of analysts and parties outside of CDC involved in the incident
• Drive regular tabletop exercises and Blue team tests for the team to keep them updated and ready for the time of an incident
• Identify, collect, document and address all post incident items
• Identify Root Causes of Information Security Incidents, address key issues to reduce re-occurring incidents
• Being on call if necessary
• Operate outside normal office hours if and when required


• Relevant industry-recognized security certifications such as CISSP, GCIH, ECIH
• Strong knowledge around network security vulnerabilities, exploits, attacks, and malware
• Penetration testing experience
• Previous malware reverse-engineering experience.
• Experience in managing and handling security incidents in large corporate environments as part of a Cyber Incident Response function
• Experience dealing directly with senior stakeholders – Directors and VP level
• Strong understanding of enterprise-level information systems and technology architectures, expertise in network security, cryptography, virtualization and cloud security.
• Familiarity with risk management and controls frameworks, cyber kill chain and SANS Incident Handling lifecycle
• A solid understanding of ISO2700X and ITIL.

If you would like to be considered for the above External Cyber Security Incident Manager vacancy then please do submit an application.