Forensic Investigator


We are hiring a Senior Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) Analyst who is a motivated individual with strong technical competency to research and implement detection measures using data from a wide spectrum of sources. The candidate will also perform opportunistic threat hunting and forensic analysis when required during incidents.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with external and internal clients to analyze criminal/civil/internal project requests and to plan and execute forensic support for both simple and complex investigations.
  • Provide recommendations for the identification, collection, and preservation of digital evidence.
  • Determine the tools and procedures required for preservation.
  • Collect, process, and analyze electronically stored information (ESI) obtained from network, cloud, and end-user digital sources in accordance with industry standards.
  • Provide required documentation demonstrating chain of custody of evidence.
  • Work with other team members to provide guidance and assistance.
  • Provide written and verbal status updates to external and internal clients in a clear and concise manner.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelors or equivalent work experience in Computer Science, Forensic Science, EFCC or related fields
  • 6+ Years of Cybersecurity experience with a concentration in forensics and Incident Response, and or practical experience performing forensics on a variety of media, including Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android and iOS
  • Experience writing technical reports, detailing results of an analysis
  • Experience with EnCase, FTK, X-Ways, Axiom, Forensic Explorer, Cellebrite and other forensic tools.
  • Experience identifying and analyzing malware.
  • Demonstrated success and understanding of accepted frameworks such as ISO/IEC 27001, COBIT, and NIST, including 800-53 and the Cybersecurity Framework
  • Experience with forensic processes and procedures (chain of custody, computer acquisition techniques, and memory acquisition techniques)

Remuneration: 5M – 6M Annual gross

Job Category: Information Technology
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos

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