A foremost Indigenous Forensic Services company is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:
Job Title: Digital Forensic Specialist
Locations: Abuja (FCT) and Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
We are seeking to engage the services of a Digital Forensic Specialist to work for and deliver consultation on behalf of our organisation with respect to digital crime and cyber security.
Job Description / Responsibilities
The digital forensic specialist is required to possess a high level of competence in computer science and information security.
Must have a solid understanding of modern digital forensic methodologies, processes, hardware and software.
Must have a firm grasp of current requirements for the introduction of digital forensic evidence in Nigerian and International legal proceedings as he/she may be required to conduct digital forensic analysis at crime scenes, training and consult on behalf of the company, and where necessary testify in court.
Conduct validation testing of digital forensic tools.
Maintain evidential chain-of custody and perform digital data acquisition of a wide variety of digital mediums.
Research and document new cybercrime & digital forensic technologies, techniques, and procedures.
Maintain awareness of emerging platforms that can be used for malicious or hostile actions directed against the company and its clients.
Conduct forensic examination of computers, servers, and portable electronic devices and work with stakeholders as they investigate computer related incidents
Proficiency in conducting live analysis on systems, and use of multiple platforms is desired.
Must be competent in searching for information that may have been deleted, hidden or lost in large datasets.
The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience with a wide variety of computer operating systems and network environments including Windows, OS X, and Linux knowledge of additional platforms a plus.
Must have sound understanding of general information systems security, network architectures, database concepts, e-mail systems, Office, common intrusion tools and techniques, and commercial off-the-shelf computer forensic tools.
Must possess the ability to write reports of findings for potential use in legal and administrative proceedings and to verbally explain findings to less-experienced non-technical persons.
Excellent analytical skills and be able to multi-task efficiently. Prior experience as an expert-witness in digital forensics a plus. Ability to work independently as well as with small group
Candidates should be willing to travel at short notice anywhere within country
The ideal candidate should:
Possess a Bachelor's Degree in any of the following: Digital Forensic, Cyber Security and Computer Forensics
Master's Degree in a related field OR 3 years of specialized experience in digital forensics
Applicants must reside in any of the following - Lagos / Abuja.
Application Closing Date
9th December, 2020
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.
Applicant should add expected salary range to their email
An Equal Opportunity employee females, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.