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Senior Strategic Consultant, Cyber (Remote - German Speaking)


Sep 24

Company Description

FireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant® consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. Learn more about FireEye's world-class solutions and global footprint at

Job Description

Mandiant Security Consulting Services ensures the long-term success of our clients by providing talented, passionate, and specialized security expertise. Our Consultants partner with clients to evaluate, create, develop, improve, and mature information security operations and programs. By utilizing the latest industry standards and combining experience and knowledge gained from Mandiant Incident Response, Intelligence and Managed Defense practices, we are able to develop defense forward information security programs for our clients.

As an Information Security Consultant, you will be responsible for helping our clients assess, design and build effective security programs. As an established trusted advisor, you will span operational, tactical, and strategic levels as well as tasks that tackle difficult problems that businesses are facing when building out and improving their security posture. This is an opportunity for you to showcase your strong communication skills and experience in security governance, security risk management, security operations, security architecture, and/or cyber incident response programs. 

What Will You Do: 

  • Conduct security program assessments and build roadmaps to improve clients’ security posture 
  • Deliver intelligence-led table-top exercises 
  • Assess SOC and incident response team capabilities and provide recommendations for improvement 
  • Advise clients on how to prepare for incidents such as ransomware 
  • Develop bespoke documentation such as Incident Response Plans and Playbooks 
  • Participate in client workshops 


Minimum Requirements: 

  • 5+ years of professional information security experience 
  • Strong understanding of the threat landscape 
  • Expertise in one or more of the following areas: Incident Response, Security Operations, Security Governance, Threat Intel, Cloud Security, Data Protection, Network Security, Endpoint Security, IAM 
  • Basic understanding of regulatory requirements such as GDPR 
  • Basic understanding of security frameworks, such as ISO 27001, NIST 800-53, HIPAA/HITECH, or PCI DSS 
  • Basic knowledge of tools used in penetration testing, security event analysis, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis or other areas of security operations 
  • Basic understanding of networking, including TCP/IP protocols and network topology 
  • Basic understanding of security controls for common platforms and devices 
  • Native/Fluent in German 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in information security, information technology or related technical discipline 
  • Ability to successfully communicate with a range of technical and executive stakeholders 
  • Ability to explain technical details in a clear and concise manner 
  • Excellent report writing skills 
  • Ability to travel up to 10%