Cyber Forensic Analyst (f/m/d)

E.ON Digital Technology GmbH | Permanent | Part or Full time 


E.ON Digital Technology (EDT) manages and implements with around 2,200 employees the digital transformation of E.ON. EDT is headquartered in Hanover, Germany and is internationally present across all E.ON locations.

E.ON is one of the strongest operators of European energy networks and energy-related infrastructure, as well as a provider of advanced customer solutions for more than 50 million customers. With a total of over 75,000 employees we are represented in 15 countries. By focusing on two sustainable growth areas and with the acquisition of innogy, we are ideally positioned to drive the energy transition in Germany and Europe.

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We are looking for an Cyber Forensic Analyst (f/m/d) to join our E.ON Digital Technology GmbH team.


Your Responsibilities

  • Incident Response Investigation: you are resposible for the forensic, technical, root cause analysis and incident response to defeat cyber-attacks and reduce risks and recommend containment, remediation and recovery activities
  • Legal Forensics: you perform court-proof forensic analysis in cooperation with our  Legal and Internal Audit departments
  • As part of the global cyber security team you will work extensively with all our (internal) customers to counter cyber-attacks
  • You will coordinate work with security vendors in the development and improvement of security platforms and services for forensic analyses, monitoring and analysis

Your Profile

  • Experience in the technical investigation of cyber-attacks
  • Practical experience of leading the technical response to sensitive cyber forensic investigations
  • Experience in the forensic investigation of Windows, Linux, Unix, macOS operating systems
  • Experience in the use of forensic and enterprise level toolsets including EDR and eDiscovery
  • Experience in the security of enterprise level architecture and networks
  • Knowledge of information security management, penetration testing and vulnerability management
  • Experience of working with a CERT environment
  • Experience of working at pace within a complex operational environment
  • Knowledge of Malware examination and scripting
  • Experience in the identification of IoCs and transfer into detection rules & searches
  • Knowledge of applicable legislation, including GDPR
  • Experience of dealing with and querying log data and large data sources
  • Professionally qualified in cyber security (such as GIAC, CREST)
  • Ability to work efficiently as part of a team
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills, including reporting
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to clearly describe even complex issues
  • Fluent English language skills are essential, German language skills are advantageous



  • Company pension scheme and company insurance worldwide
  • Exclusive employee discounts and subsidized canteen
  • Family Service (help with finding kinder garden, elder care, holiday entertainment)
  • 38 h working week and 30 leave days
  • Home Office Option in consultation with the team
  • Parental leave for mothers and fathers is perfectly normal
  • Flex time account and 100% paid travel time including business travel (>50km) in first class by train
  • Additional benefits for people with a disability
  • Very good working atmosphere (informal "du", collegial atmosphere, very international teams)


Do you have questions?
For further information please contact Wiebke Schaper,


What you need to know:
Contract type: Permanent
Working time: Part or Full time
Company: E.ON Digital Technology GmbH
Location: Essen, Hannover
Function area: IT/Digital; Other Functional Areas

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