Digital Media Exploitation Forensic Examiner - Senior Job - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fort Bragg
North Carolina
United States

Digital Media Exploitation Forensic Examiner - Senior (Job Number:437687)



- Develops new tradecraft, work flows, processes, and requirements to maintain and advance the capabilities associated with digital forensic exploitation.
- Develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures.
- Coordinate with vendors to test and validate new technologies and provide recommendations to government personnel on acquisition and employment.
- Synchronize workforce and priorities provided by government personnel.
- Serves as a source of technical counsel and advice for forensic collection and processing activities.
- Plans, organizes, conducts, and directs data collections and processing.
- Responsible for managing digital forensic examinations through the entire lifecycle (case planning, intake, acquisition, examination, presentation and disposition).
- Operates at a senior level, applying industry accepted digital forensic principles in acquiring, collecting, preserving, and processing structured and unstructured data according to established SOPs, procedures, and protocols.
- Responsible for performing complex, large-scale digital forensic examinations to include collection in a live environment
- Utilizes industry accepted forensic tools and researches and maintains proficiency in tools, techniques, and trends.
- Prepares findings reports.
- Acts as a source of reference for junior analysts and possesses the ability to lead forensic investigations in the field or deployed environment.
- Complies with the standards, policies, and procedures established for the forensic laboratory as it applies to digital evidence.



- Bachelors and six (6) years or more of related experience; Masters and four (4) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience


- Must have a current/active TS/SCI security clearance.

- At least 6 years of technical experience.
- At least 3-5 years of recent experience operating EnCase, FTK, Internet Evidence Finder/Axiom, UFED, Oxygen, and XRY conducting document and media exploitation in the DoD, Intelligence Community (IC), or a Law Enforcement Agency.
- Advanced acquisition experience with JTAG, Chip-off, and Flasher Boxes.
- File system exploitation knowledge and proficiency with iOS, Android, Linux, Windows, and Macintosh.
- Exploitation knowledge and proficiency with registries and volume shadow copies.
- Knowledge, experience, and proficiency operating the Atola, M2, and Volatile memory exploitation.
- Demonstrated experience in the use of forensic tools and the ability to articulate, in detail, the processes being conducted by the automated forensic tools.
- Demonstrated experience in dead box and live data acquisition methodologies.
- Ability to multitask and manage several tasks while delegating tasks to subordinates as needed.
- Ability to learn, operate, and train personnel on biometric enrollments.
- Bachelors or Master’s degree in digital forensics, computer science, mathematics, or associated subject.
- Knowledge of DOMEX processes, Sensitive Site Exploitation, the National and Operational DOMEX communities, and DOMEX IT systems.
- Ability to pass and maintain 1 non-vendor specific Digital Forensic Certification.
- Possess and maintains at least 1 tool-specific Digital Forensic Certification.

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Job Posting: Aug 9, 2018, 10:15:28 AM
Primary Location: United States-NC-FORT BRAGG
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time