Digital Forensic Analyst II

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Falls Church, Virginia

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Sun, 06 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Description Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World Digital Forensic Analyst II – Functions in a lead capacity assuming responsibilities as a technical specialist. Conducts complex analysis on evidence submitted at an advanced level according to established procedures and protocols. – Responsible for planning, organizing, directing and conducting forensic analysis on a variety of electronic media in support of agency matters including large-scale investigations. – Responsibilities may include managing digital forensics examinations through the entire lifecycle (case planning, intake, acquisition, examination, presentation and disposition); performing complex, large-scale digital forensic examinations to include collection in a live client-server environment utilizing validated remote forensic software; and provide technical guidance and assistance to legal staff while ensuring that proper precautions are taken in the preservation and prevention of spoliation of electronic evidence. – Must comply with standards, policies, and procedures established for the forensics laboratory including ASCLD/LAB accreditation requirements, supplements, criteria, and interpretations as it applies to digital evidence. Minimum Qualifications – Must be able to obtain and maintain a US government security clearance. – Must have extensive experience in forensic examinations at the enterprise level within the preceding 3 years. – Undergraduate degree in Digital Forensic Science, Computer Science/Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Mathematics, or a related field is required. Seven (7) years field experience may substitute for the degree requirement in some cases. – Experience in and ability to demonstrate the interpretation, processing and translation of file and operating system artifacts across a variety of platforms is required. – Demonstrated expert-level experience in the use of automated forensic tools (e.g. EnCase, Forensic Toolkit, Paraben Suite), Xways, BlackBag Forensic Suite, Knoppix based tools, etc.) along with ability to articulate, in detail, the processes being conducted by these automated forensic tools is also required, as is five (5) years’ experience in performing digital forensic collections, acquisitions and imaging as well as comprehension of preservation and spoliation issues relating to electronic evidence. – Either the EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE) or IACIS Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE), or comparable certification is required. PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law. EEO is the Law Poster EEO is the Law Poster Supplement