Job Vacancy: Immediate Opening – Digital Forensic Examiner, Baltimore, MD

BlackBag Technologies, a leading data forensics company, is seeking a Digital Forensic Examiner to provide forensic examination support for the Department of Defense and supporting organizations. Conducts forensic examination and analysis on digital media to include computer systems, hard drives, mobile devices, storage devices, and other media devices. Provides expert witness/testimony support and technical consultations related to investigations, trials, and inquiries. This individual must possess and apply expertise on multiple complex work assignments. Assignments may be broad in nature, requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks. Operates with appreciable latitude in developing methodology and presenting solutions to problems. Contributes to deliverables and performance metrics where applicable.Responsibilities
– Provides forensic examination support for the Department of Defense and supporting organizations.
– Conducts forensic exams in accordance with accredited laboratory procedures.
– Creates detailed notes on processes undertaken and develops forensic reports in support of criminal investigation and trial proceedings.
– Assists the customer in developing new and innovative forensic processes and procedures.
– Provides expert witness testimony in both military and civilian courts in support of forensic examinations conducted by the examiner.
Suggested Qualifications
– Minimum of 5 years of professional experience without a degree; or
– 2 years of professional experience with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline; or

Required Skills
– Demonstrated experience in the field of digital media forensics.
– Demonstrated experience in mobile device data extraction and/or analysis (CELLEX).

– In-depth experience with file system analysis, registry and internet history analysis
.
– Understanding of encryption technologies, anti-forensics techniques, malware detection, timeline analysis, email analysis, signature and hash analysis.
– Experience with forensic media imaging
.
– Demonstrated experience with forensics tools such as BlackLight, EnCase, FTK, and Xways.

– Strong documentation and written communication skills with technical report writing experience

– Ability to acquire and maintain a TS clearance



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

Compensation
Competitive salary and benefits with bonus potential. Compensation is commensurate with experience and ability.

Application Process
Interested candidates should forward their resume to jobs @ blackbagtech.com. No phone calls please.


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BlackBag’s Mission Statement:
Reveal the truth in data in order to create a safer world.

About BlackBag:
BlackBag Technologies is a leading provider of data forensic solutions to both the public and private sectors. The company serves a diverse set of clients including Federal, State and Local law enforcement agencies as well as leading Fortune 500 companies. We are committed to developing innovative solutions for the security community.

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12:00 – Workflows
17:20 – Ensuring a secure environment
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20:35 – Helping customers comply with ISO accreditation
25:00 – Validation and verification
27:30 – ISO standards
30:00 – MSAB’s pipeline plans
32:40 – XEC Director
43:45 – Privacy of user data

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