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Cyber Forensics Analyst, Mid in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/4/2019

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Job Number: R0049705

Cyber Forensics Analyst, Mid

Key Role:

Use leading-edge technology and industry standard forensic tools and procedures to provide insight into the cause and effect of suspected Cyber intrusions. Follow proper evidence handling procedures and chain of custody protocols. Produce written reports documenting digital forensic findings. Determine programs that have been executed, including finding files that have been changed on disk and in memory. Use timestamps, logs hosts, and network logs to develop authoritative timelines of activity and find evidence of deleted files and hidden data. Identify and document case relevant file-system artifacts, including browser histories, account usage, and USB histories.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with Linux. Python, PHP, Perl, JavaScript, VBA, and SQL

-Experience with the IC

-Experience with a common scripting or programming languages, including Perl, Python, Bash, or PowerShell
-Knowledge of Cybersecurity, Penetration Testing, NMap, Wireshark, Acunetix, or Kali

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Endpoint Detection and Response tools

-Experience with identifying and documenting case file-system artifacts, including browser histories, account usage, and USB histories

-Experience in assisting with preliminary analysis by tracing an activity to its source and documenting findings for input into a forensic report and the original condition of digital and associated evidence by taking photographs and collecting hash information


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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