Digital Forensics Analyst, Senior

Employment Type

: Full-Time


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Key Role:

Collect, process, analyze, preserve, and present digital evidence in support of network vulnerability mitigation and various types of investigations, including criminal, fraud, counterintelligence, and law enforcement. Conduct digital evidence analysis. Gather evidence against network and host-based intrusions to determine causes and scope of Cybersecurity events. Follow proper evidence handling procedures and chain of custody protocols to produce written reports documenting digital forensic findings. Determine programs that have been executed and find evidence of files that have been changed, deleted, and hidden data on disk and in memory. Utilize timestamps and logs, including host and network, to develop authoritative timelines of activity and create forensically sound duplicates of forensic image evidence to use for data recovery and analysis. Identify and document case relevant file system artifacts, including browser histories, account usage, and USB histories and perform all source research for related network events and incidents.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience tracking and documenting onsite incident response activities and providing updates to leadership throughout the engagement

-Experience evaluating, extracting, and analyzing suspected malicious code and imaging digital media

-Experience gathering, accessing, and assessing evidence from electronic devices using forensic tools

-Knowledge of operating systems

-Top Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED and 7+ years of experience in host-based investigations or digital forensics or BA or BS degree and 5+ years of experience in host-based investigations or digital forensics

-Department of Homeland Security Entrance on Duty (EOD) eligibility

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with distilling analytic findings into executive summaries and in-depth technical reports

-Experience with writing hashing algorithms to validate forensic images

-Experience with writing in-depth reports, supporting with peer reviews, and providing quality assurance reviews for junior personnel

-Ability to assist federal leads with overseeing and leading forensic teams at onsite engagements by coordinating evidence collection operations

-Active TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS in CS, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline.

-Certified Advanced Security Professional (CASP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), or Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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