This position is located in the Bureau of Diplomatic Security, Directorate of Domestic Operations, Office of Investigations and Counterintelligence, Computer Investigations and Forensics Division (CIF). CIF provides specialized support to investigative offices within the Bureau of Diplomatic Security and the Department of State, Office of the Inspector General. This support consists of the collection, preservation, and analysis of digital evidence to include computers, mobile devices, as well as audio and video recordings.
The senior Analyst V shall conduct a full caseload of forensic exams as well as provide expert direction and guidance to junior digital forensic analysts and specialists serving the Computer Investigations & Forensics Division. The Analyst V shall possess strong problem solving skills, relevant experience and comprehensive knowledge of and ability to apply all applicable digital forensic techniques and procedures.
The Digital Forensic Technician will receive direct government oversight, assignments, and direction from the CIF Division Chief, Digital Forensic Program Manager, from identified SMEs and/or the CIF/COR.