Latent Print Examiner - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Do you have an aptitude for solving challenging puzzles? Are you able to focus on technical details while maintaining a "big picture" perspective? Do you like to add unexpected new skills while enhancing your current capabilities? SAIC is looking for candidates to join a results-oriented team dedicated to making things happen for a high-visibility mission!

SAIC is currently seeking a Latent Print Examiner to be responsible for the following:

  • Performs latent print examinations, comparisons and identifications 
  • Applies thorough knowledge of fingerprint classification, search and filing methods
  • Prepares inputs for automated print analysis
  • Enlarges prints enabling systematic tracing of ridge structures and points of minutiae
  • Establishes potential identification of individuals from computer generated list of potential candidates
  • Makes positive identification of individuals from the minutiae inherent to each individual
  • Reports results of examinations, comparisons and identifications in appropriate format 
  • Develops and maintains relationships with consumers
  • Gives briefings and presentations


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a Latent Print Examiner with direct experience working in a forensic laboratory processing items for latent prints, recording latent impressions, and the application of the scientific methodology of ACE-V (Analysis, Comparison, Evaluation, and Verification).
  • Ability and willingness to be obtain a TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Active certification by the International Association for Identification (IAI) as a Certified Latent Print Examiner (CLPE)
  • Current proficiency as measured by Latent Print Comparison Proficiency Exam within the past twelve months
  • Proficiency using an Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS)
  • Proficiency using Adobe Photoshop
  • Proficiency using Universal Latent Workstation (ULW)
  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel and Powerpoint