08 Jul, 2022

AP Leader for Digital Investigations & Global Digital Investigator

  • IBM
  • Remote (Singapore)
Full time Analyst

Job Description

You’re passionate about immersing yourself in forensic and security technology, and enjoy leading a team of digital investigators? Then join our Digital Investigations Team in AP!
IBM Corporate Security is looking for a driven and motivated candidate to join their global team to lead its AP operation. The candidate will be responsible for leading and performing technical investigations in close collaboration with internal and external stakeholders such as legal counsel, and the IBM CISO as well as intelligence, insider trust and threat hunting teams. The role specifically involves the identification, preservation, extraction, interpretation and presentation of electronically-held evidence (investigative eDiscovery) and cybersecurity artifacts from systems such as endpoint detection and response systems (EDR). The scope of investigations includes alleged or suspected violations of IBM policy and procedures, criminal acts, violation of laws, regulations and statutes, theft of trade secrets/intellectual property, industrial espionage etc. In addition, the role will give the candidate the opportunity to lead initiatives globally and to collaborate with other teams who are responsible for protecting IBM from internal and external threats.

As a member of a dynamic team, the candidate will work closely with others in the unit with different experience and specialisms, and lead on cutting-edge research and development.
The candidate will have the opportunity, and is expected, to challenge the status quo and to develop and pursue new ideas and lead innovative projects within the digital forensics, cybersecurity and intelligence field.

With previous experience working in the digital forensics sector, or within a cybersecurity field, you will have the knowledge, skills and abilities to conduct forensic examinations and analysis of a wide range of digital devices. The candidate must demonstrate a thirst to continually expand their knowledge within the digital forensics field. They must also be willing to expand their knowledge of evolving technologies such as artificial intelligence and cloud technologies, together with how these can complement their core function.

The successful candidate will collaborate with the global team and be responsible for performing digital investigations in AP as well as to lead IBM Corporate Security’s Digital Investigations team in AP.

Ideal locations for candidates include the entire ASEAN region.

Required Professional and Technical Expertise:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education or experience in an IT-related discipline
  • Readiness to travel up to 10% annually
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Digital Forensics and/or cybersecurity field
  • Experienced in use of tools such as X-Ways Forensics, AXIOM, EnCase, FTK and UFED Physical Analyzer
  • Demonstrate innovative and creative thinking as well as problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstration of a continuing ability to self-teach
  • Ability to take end-to-end ownership of engagements
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong team player comfortable in joining a globally distributed team

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise:

  • Coding skills
  • Certified in Generic Forensic certification: GCFA/GCFE (GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst/Examiner) or similar
  • Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) experience
  • Experience with a wide range of operating systems
  • Languages other than English
  • Interview experience
  • Experience in network forensics
  • Experience with cloud technologies