Digital Forensic Investigator

.NET, Analytical skill, Fraud, Finance, Cyber security, Financial services, Mathematics, Investigation, Web services, Web applications, Troubleshooting, System security, Reverse engineering, Risk assessment
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description



The Digital Forensic Investigator will be responsible for the protection of assets and information of our customers, employees and third parties. This position will identify, investigate, mitigate and manage risks by developing key strategies, designing comprehensive security and investigative programs, and educating business units within Geographic Solutions, Inc. on digital fraud security measures. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to gain expert knowledge of the business’s products and system applications in order to implement complex digital security methods, procedures, solutions and training materials.

Required Key skills and Experience:

  • Conduct digital financial fraud and identity theft investigations
  • Identify source of system breach and system security failures
  • Recover and examine data from computers and electronic storage devices
  • Apply sound methodologies to collect, preserve, and analyze digital evidence
  • Dismantle and rebuild damaged systems to retrieve lost data
  • Identify additional systems/networks compromised by cyber attacks
  • Applies emerging technologies, software and methodologies to reduce risk of exposure to GSI, customers and third parties
  • Stay proficient in forensic, response and reverse engineering skills
  • Managed external investigations partners where necessary
  • Work with IT Security team and external law enforcement, as necessary, to conduct cyber investigations
  • Prepare written professional investigative reports, policies and procedures
  • Understanding of digital forensic principles, methodologies and techniques, including experience identifying and adopting appropriate digital forensic tools
  • Exhibit willingness to learn, a desire to collaborate with others, and the drive to take on additional responsibilities when called upon





  • 3+ years of experience as cyber security analyst/investigator with emphasis on financial fraud detection required
  • 5+ years of experience in a combination of information security and IT infrastructure/operations
  • Possess relevant cyber fraud examiner certifications
  • Hands-on technical security experience across multiple domains of security
  • Experience in configuration/management of feeds into event aggregation and correlation systems (i.e. Splunk, Hadoop)
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation.
  • Excellent written, verbal, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Security certification/accreditation including, CFE, CISM, CISSP, and GIAC are highly desired.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, computer engineering, electrical engineering, system analysis or related field of study, or equivalent experience.
  • 3 years of software development experience in one or more of the following core languages: Ruby on Rails, Python, Java, Javascript, C#, and .NET.
  • A strong knowledge of web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services and Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols.
  • Understanding of common vulnerabilities in web and mobile applications
  • Facilitate security remediation of applications with security flaws and code defects with Application Leads, and Development teams.
  • Experience working on an external consumer facing product
  • Experience in banking or financial services desired
  • Experience with penetration skills and being able to identify vulnerabilities within the application.
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned.

Preferred Skills:

  • Three years hands on experience in one or more of the following Operating Systems: Windows Server 2008/2012R2, Linux and UNIX.
  • SQL Server knowledge is a plus
  • Three years practical experience in TCP/IP Networking.
  • Knowledge in Enterprise level Risk Assessment and Business Impact Analysis.
  • OSCP, CEH, GIAC related certifications is a plus
  • Maturity, judgment, negotiation/influence skills, analytical skills, and leadership skills.

Special Requirements:

  • May also be assigned various projects and tasks as needed.

Required Education:

  • Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or related field.
  • Graduate Degree highly desired


Dice Id : RTL142791
Position Id : 6680970
Originally Posted : 1 year ago
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