Digital Forensics Specialist

Ref Number

1357

Type

Contract

Location

Milton Keynes, UK

Clearance

DV

Day Rate

Competitive

Are you currently seeking your next contract opportunity in Digital Forensics? Are you looking for the highest level of work available?

Our client, a business we have close ties to, are seeking a Digital Forensics Expert to join their SOC team on a 6-month contract basis. The role is within a government environment, meaning this role will require the highest level of UK clearance. The successful individual will be responsible for a Forensic Readiness Policy and helping to define various elements of strategy whilst also conducting investigations and supporting wider activities using the forensic toolsets available. This person will ideally come from a SOC background, so will have an appreciation of how forensics sits within the wider team.

Role Requirements

Responsibilities

Assist the delivery of Forensics Readiness Policy and define ongoing strategy

Carry out investigations such as Hard Drive investigations

Support the wider team in conducting investigations and add expertise where necessary

Work on both Network and Host Based Forensics

Conduct investigations up to Tier one and two level inhouse and deliver the reports to authority

Help drive the performance of the wider function

Essential Skills

Demonstrable experience working in Digital Forensics

Good technical skills working with EnCase and EDiscovery

Experience of Malware Reverse Engineering

Ideally a good understanding of Incident Response best practices

Experience working in a SOC environment previously

Knowledge of Assembly languages

Able to follow and understand elements of best practice in a Forensic Investigations

Forensic Qualifications such as GCFE, GCFA or GREM

Would you like to be considered for this role?