Digital Forensic Analyst, Morrisvile, NC 27560
Description: PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a candidate for Digital Forensic Analyst position located in Morrisville, NC. 27560. Contact Elisabeth Laspe for details. 314-669-8020 firstname.lastname@example.org 7 month Contract with possible extensions. Must be a US Citizen OR Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder) to qualify. Must not have traveled outside the United States for a combined period of 6 months (or longer) within the last 5 years; and must have resided in the United States for the last 5 years. Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance. No C2C Position Description:
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, conducing vulnerability analyses and risk management of computer systems.
Recovers information and electronic data from computer hard drives and other data storage devices, such as zip and flash drives that have been deleted, damaged or otherwise manipulated.
Utilizes forensic tools and investigative methods to find electronic data, including Internet use history, word processing documents, images and other files.
Assists law enforcement officers in helping to solve cybercrimes or find electronic evidence of other kinds of crime.
Basic Qualifications: To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
Bachelor degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, MIS, or related discipline
A minimum of 5 experience in the security aspects of multiple platforms, operating systems, software, communications, and network protocols along with malware analysis in support of incident analysis and response.
Familiarity using forensic tools and investigative methods to locate specific electronic data.
Proficient in the latest forensic, response, and reverse engineering skills and astute in the latest exploit methodologies.
Position is based in Morrisville, NC and does not provide relocation assistance
Preferred Qualifications - Candidates with these preferred skills will be given preferential consideration:
CERTIFICATIONS: (One or more desired)
GCFE – GIAC Certified Forensic Examiner.
GCFA – GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (better than -GCFE).
GREM – GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware.
Encase, SANS Institute Forensic Toolkit (SIFT) or FTK vendor certifications and product experience