Our incident responders support clients during cyber-attacks by identifying root causes and structuring incident response activities such that clients can effectively return to normal business operations and improve cyber resilience against future attacks.
Become a member of our Cyber Security team, assisting clients in their journey to effectively guard against cyber-crime.
Responsibilities & Profile
Your contribution to KPMG
Perform technical analysis to support incident response investigations.
Identify attacker tools, tactics and procedures that can be applied as indicators of compromises in the investigation.
Coordinate remediation and recovery activities with clients' IT teams in response to cyber-attacks.
Perform proactive security assessments to improve clients' cyber detection and incident response capabilities.
Create reports on the analyses performed and present the results to our clients
Keep yourself and the colleagues informed on the current threat situation
Support our on-call organization and perform emergency operations
Develop internal tools and methodologies incorporating the latest findings.
This is what makes you successful
Degree in information technology or computer science
Strong understanding of computer networks, operating systems, databases, communication protocols and tools.
Experience in a technical role, ideally in incident response or crisis management, digital forensics, security testing or corporate system administration.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to communicate complex technical concepts and investigative findings to non-technical audiences
Ability to create structured reports and describe technical details in a concise and understandable way.
Desire to read up and gain knowledge on new technologies and related threats.
Effective collaboration with other team members Excellent communication skills in English (both written and verbal), German and other languages are a plus
Video snapshot into the universe of Cyber Security
Your advantages at KPMG
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).
Your salary in this position will be in line with industry standards and will depend on your professional experience and education. During the recruitment process we will negotiate your salary with you according to our guidelines. Any salary ranges published on external platforms for this position have not been agreed with KPMG and do not apply.
KPMG as an employer
Your future team
You'll be working closely with colleagues who are top experts in Cyber Security – you'll learn from them, but they expect also to learn from you. Willingness to set your footprints and become an appreciated trusted advisor for your clients, but also within the team. You'll have the opportunity to take responsibility of strategic projects and act as part of our growing team. You'll be actively supported in your further development and can benefit from a comprehensive range of trainings at our Cyber Academy.
KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.
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To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.