Digital Forensics Engineer III

  • Peraton,
  • Beltsville, MD
  • 7 hours ago
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Peraton
IT, Analyst
Full Time

Job Description

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

The Digital Forensics Analyst role will be located in Beltsville, MD.

Position Description:

  • Conduct forensic examinations of digital evidence.
  • Ensure that forensic community accepted principles and practices are applied by contract staff in retrieving, recovering, preserving, and analyzing digital evidence.
  • Collaborate with other forensic analysts, law enforcement officers, and legal experts to identify and recommend methods and procedures for recovery, preservation, analysis, and presentation of digital evidence.
  • Utilize industry accepted forensic tools (e.g.: EnCase, FTK, NUIX, Cellebrite, etc.).
  • Conduct mobile device forensic analysis in support of criminal investigations.
  • Conduct audio-video/multimedia enhancement and analysis.
  • Provide investigative analytical support by leveraging open source intelligence and law enforcement databases in support of criminal investigative mission.


Basic Qualifications- To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 2 years' experience required. An additional 6 years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Active Top Secret security clearance is required with the ability to obtain SCI.
  • Has ability to resolve highly complex malware and intrusion issues using computer host analysis, forensics, and reverse engineering.
  • Has knowledge and experience in developing analysis and making recommendations for the purchase of hardware and or software to mitigate malware intrusions.

Preferred Qualifications - Candidates with these preferred skills will be given preferential consideration:
  • Possess CEH, CySA+, GCIH, Cloud+, or similar certification.


Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


Company Information

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Dice Id : 91005870
Position Id : 2021-11150
Originally Posted : 4 months ago

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