Electronics and Digital Forensics Technician in Quantico, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/17/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0011975

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Electronics and Digital Forensics Technician

Key Role:

Collaborate with law enforcement deploying digital investigative tools in the pursuit of criminals and threat actors. Work in a lab-based environment to develop, refine, and execute new tools and techniques for recovering digital evidence for lawful investigations. Troubleshoot and repair damaged electronics and work on in-circuit debugging and testing features with a goal of determining how they work or recovering user data. Exhibit exceptional attention to detail for following procedures and documenting findings. Work in a fast–paced and mission–oriented environment and be highly motivated with an enthusiasm for learning new technologies and tools. This position is located in Quantico, VA.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with advanced electronics repair techniques, including IC, BGA, and SMD rework using hot-air, hand tools, and microscopes, BGA and circuit board pad repair, and micro-soldering

-Experience with manual data recovery, parsing, and raw data or binary analysis without using commercial tools, Cellebrite, or XRY

-Knowledge of basic electronic circuits and schematics

-Ability to fabricate assemblies from design drawings

-Ability to document findings and describe methodology that can be easily followed and repeated by others

-Ability to perform repetitive tasks for iterative testing and validation of lab techniques

-Ability to be an independent worker, capable of managing own workload and balancing high-priority or high-pressure tasks

-Top Secret clearance required

-AA or AS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-1+ years of experience with UNIX or Linux operating systems

-1+ years of experience with Python or other scripting language

-Experience as a PCB assembler or repair technician

-Experience with commercial digital forensics applications using USB, UART, JTAG, and ISP

-Experience with repairing, restoring, and flashing consumer electronics

-Knowledge of logical and physical data recovery techniques

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS preferred

-Formal training or certification in soldering


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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