Digital Forensic Examiner - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Mission Systems (


  full-time   employee

United States

Basic Qualifications
Required Skills:
Demonstrated experience in the field of digital media forensics
Understanding of computer file systems
In-depth experience with file system forensics
In-depth experience with registry analysis
In-depth experience with Internet history analysis
Understanding of steganography and encryption detection and analysis
Understanding of managing complex large data set analysis
In-depth experience with timeline analysis
Experience with forensic media imaging
In-depth experience with email analysis
In-depth experience with signature and hash analysis
Demonstrated experience with forensics tools such as EnCase, Forensic Toolkit, and Xways
Strong documentation and written communication skills with technical report writing experience
Desired skills
Industry standard certification(s) such as: CFCE, EnCE, ACE, GIAC, DoD
Forensic tool and script development
Programming experience
Law enforcement investigation experience and understanding of search and seizure
Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in a related specialized area or field or the equivalent is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
Clearance Requirements:
Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Digital Forensics Examiner. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
Provides forensic examination support for the Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3)and supporting organizations
Conducts forensic processes on a variety of digital media including hard drives, thumb drives, media cards, cell phones and other devices
Creates detailed notes on processes undertaken and develops forensic reports in support of counterintelligence or criminal investigations and other types of inquiries
Assists the customer in developing new and innovative forensic processes and procedures
Conducts peer reviews of other examiners' reporting
Provides expert witness testimony in both military and civilian courts in support of forensic examinations conducted by the examiner
Company Overview
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran