The Digital Forensics Analyst performs a variety of highly technical analyses and procedures dealing with the collection, processing, preservation, analysis, and presentation of computer- related evidence, and is responsible for disseminating and reporting cyber-related activities, conducting vulnerability analyses and risk management of computer systems and recovering information from computers and data storage devices. Computer forensic analysts use forensic tools and investigative methods to find specific electronic data, including Internet use history, word processing documents, images and other files. This expert is not only proficient in the latest forensic, response, and reverse engineering skills, but is astute in the latest exploit methodologies.
Will be required to recover information from computers and data storage devices, often working alongside technical security Technicians, Security, Counterintelligence and law enforcement officers helping to solve security issue or find electronic evidence.
May be required to recover data like documents, photos and e-mails from computer hard drives and other data storage devices, such as zip and flash drives that have been deleted, damaged or otherwise manipulated. Examine computers find evidence of illegal activity. Use expertise in a corporate setting to protect computers from infiltration, determine how a computer was broken into or recover lost files.
Utilize use forensic tools and investigative methods to find specific electronic data, including Internet use history, word processing documents, images and other files, hunt for files and information that may have been hidden, deleted or lost. Assist officials, analyze data, and evaluate its relevance to the service request. Transfer the evidence into a format that can be used for legal purposes.
Provide network security services for customer to protect against and identify outside threats. The Forensic Specialist will perform a full spectrum forensic analysis across multiple types of computer and network devices, Windows/Linux hosts, mobile devices, virtual machines, software and hardware. The candidate is expected to stay up-to-date with industry forensics best practices, industry accepted forensic methodologies, in addition to being responsible for the overall quality control of forensic investigations and related case reporting.
This position requires an active DoD Top Secret or DOE "Q" security clearance.
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Health and Wellness
We provide exceptional benefits to our full-time employees (as well as a spouse/family coverage option available at a company-subsidized rate).
All benefits are effective on day one of employment.