Company: BP
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management, Emergency Response
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Sunbury-on-Thames, England, United Kingdom


bp are looking for a Forensics and Incident Response Lead to join us in our Sunbury offices on a permanent basis, working within our Cyber Emergency Response Team.

The bp Cyber Emergency Response Team (bp-CERT) is comprised of incident management and forensic professionals based in London, Houston and Singapore. bp-CERT sits within the Counter Threat Unit (CTU) in the Digital Security & Risk division of our Information Technology & Services (IT&S) team. bp-CERT's main purpose is to investigate and respond to malicious cyber activity affecting information and systems, including industrial automation assets.

As the Response Lead, you will co-ordinate the on-duty incident response team and act as Incident Response Manager for the highest profile and most visible cyber incidents, leading and directing efforts to immediately respond quickly and efficiently to active threats.

This position will be working Monday-Friday although there may be times where weekend working is required. Flexible working considered which can be discussed further throughout the application process.Main Responsibilities
  • Lead and coordinate the immediate response to cyber incidents globally through initial triage phase
  • Ensure threats are contained in a timely manner to minimize the risk to bp's information assets, data and services
  • Provide support to business and IT teams as they work to close identified gaps
  • Participate in post incident reviews that will assess the efficiency of controls, monitoring and response
  • Maintain a strong awareness of trends in technology and emerging cyber threats to improve incident response capabilities.

Crucial Qualifications/Skills
  • Extensive experience within cyber security and up to date with current technologies
  • Superb communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to produce clear and concise reports for targeted audiences across internal and external partner groups
  • Experience in a liaison role, working with customers and third parties
  • Experience in supporting fast paced operations and working in ambiguous situations
  • Technical certifications in cyber related fields of study.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.