KPMG Senior Associate, Cyber Response - Cyber Security Services in Chicago, Illinois

Business Title: Senior Associate, Cyber Response - Cyber Security Services

Requisition Number: 66990

Function: Advisory

Area of Interest: Information Protection

State: IL

City: Chicago


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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate in Cyber Response - Cyber Security Services for our KPMG Risk Consulting practice.


  • Perform computer forensic services including digital evidence preservation, analysis, data recovery, tape recovery, electronic mail extraction, and database examination

  • Provide oversight for on-site examinations and collections

  • Provide technology advisory services to enhance forensic engagements

  • Research and develop new computer forensic tools and methodologies

  • Assess and troubleshoot a variety of technical issues

  • Support a computer forensic lab in a technically secure environment


  • Three years of experience in Computer Forensics and technical investigations

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology from an accredited college/university or equivalent related work experience

  • Proficiency with PC hardware and networking and experience with UNIX/Linux and Windows operating systems

  • Advanced experience in industry computer forensic tools such as EnCase, FTK, and Paraben and with methodologies, and protocols

  • Experience with Microsoft Exchange and Lotus Notes , SQL Server, ACL, PERL, and Shell Scripting

  • Ability to undertake moderate to extensive travel

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

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