Be part of a dynamic team in providing legal and technical services to support the Department of Justice. From emails and instant messages, to electronic devices, and social media systems, we’re equipped to meet the challenge of forensically capturing, reviewing, and illuminating the “smoking gun” evidence. Join us and make a difference!
Leidos is looking for a Senior Computer Forensics Specialis to work on-sight in Washington, DC. You will work in a fast-paced and diverse environment and will have a management team that encourages your career development and growth. Selected individual will supervise a team of contract computer forensic analysts with duties that include: case assignment, case management, scene management, and other similar duties of a first line supervisor.
Primary Responsibilities include:
Capable of independently handling complex, large volume, and previously un-encountered situations and examinations.
Guides, assists, and mentors less experienced Computer Forensic Specialists.
May be called to testify in legal proceedings regarding forensic work performed on assigned cases.
Act as Team Lead for contract forensic staff.
What You'll Do Day to Day:
Analyzes support requests and determine tools and procedures required to preserve, collect and analyze electronically stored information (ESI) in a forensically sound manner.
Performs expert collection, processing, and analysis of collected ESI in accordance with Forensics laboratory and ISO standards; deliver processed data and reports.
Perform required reporting and documentation and maintain chain of custody of computer forensics evidence.
Bachelors (Computer Science or Related Field Desired) or equivalent
12 years professional experience, including 8 years current digital forensics collection and processing experience
Certification: One non-vendor specific Digital Forensics Certification, Two tool-Specific Digital Forensics Certification
Excellent written and communication skills required
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must be able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance (active clearance preferred)
Experience with Server Operating Systems
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Business Systems Analysis
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.