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Digital Forensic Analyst II, Antitrust Division, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Apr. 2021

Washington, D.C. · Information Technology
C & C International Recruitment Accepting Resumes For:
Digital Forensic Analyst II to assist in the work of the
Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice
Washington, D.C.  20001
Please include a requested annual salary/ pay rate for the position either included in your resume or in a cover letter.  Resumes without requested annual salary/ pay rate may not be considered for the position.
Expected annual salary $94848-$118,560 or $45.60-$57.00 an hour.

Moderate travel is required.
Period of Performance: 
June 1, 2021 through May 31, 2022 with potential for annual extensions
Resume Requirements:

Full contact information is requested on the resume for security clearance procedures. 
  •  A one-paragraph overview highlighting qualifications for the position, software experience, and education  
  • Resume for each person in MS Word format, over all 1” margins, 10-pitch font, maximum  pages, to include professional references
  • Please provide three (3) professional references in the following format:
Name of Reference:
Job Title:
Relationship to candidate during tenure:
  • Please include the following contact information:  full name, home address, home phone number, mobile phone number, and personal email address
  • For each position and school attended, please list the following:
City and State
Dates of Employment
Date of Graduation (month and year)
Special Requirements:
-  Must be a U.S. citizen
-  Must obtain a U.S. government security clearance, Public Trust
(active clearance preferred)
Digital Forensic Analyst II
  • Undergraduate degree in Digital Forensic Science, Computer Science/ Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Mathematics, Criminal Justice, or a related field
  • Seven (7) to 10 years’ current digital forensics collection and processing experience is required
(The Contracting Officer may consider 10 years of current industry related Digital Forensics experience as a substitute for degree.)
  • Must possess and maintain at least two (2) of the following certifications:   
CompTIA™ A+
CompTIA™ Network+
CompTIA™ Server+
IACIS® Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE)
ISFCE Certified Computer Examiner (CCE)
EnCase® Certified Examiner (EnCE),
AccessData Certified Examiner (ACE),
Cellebrite Certified Mobile Examiner (CCME)
or similar vendor specific certifications
  • Must possess extensive enterprise level experience conducting digital forensics collections and processing across a variety of operating systems and hardware and software architectures (e.g., computers, mobile devices, file share, email, and database servers, and cloud-based storage
  • Must have demonstrated senior-level experience in the use of industry standard forensic tools such as EnCase® Forensic and Enterprise Editions, Forensic Toolkit® (FTK), NUIX Investigator, Cellebrite UFED, etc. and be able to articulate the processes being conducted by these forensic tools
  • Must have demonstrated working knowledge of LAN/WAN/MAN network environments.
  • Must have demonstrated experience in dead box, live and hybrid data acquisition methodologies
  • Must have demonstrated experience in the forensic, forensically sound, and non-forensic collection and processing of a wide variety of enterprise e-mail and database systems such as Exchange, Lotus, SQL, Oracle, etc., archiving systems, and backup systems
  • Must have demonstrated experience in the manual reconstruction of a RAID array. Must have demonstrated working experience in the processing of large data volumes
  • Must have demonstrated working knowledge of and ability to apply the Federal Rules of Evidence (FRE) as they apply to electronic evidence as well as demonstrated experience in applying these rules to the framework of an investigation or litigation
  • Must have demonstrated experience testifying and taking testimony in a civil, criminal, regulatory or administrative proceeding
  • Must have demonstrated strong project management skills with the ability to multitask and manage several projects at one time
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Preferred a Master’s degree in Digital Forensic Science, Computer Science/Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Mathematics, Criminal Justice, or a related field  
Digital Forensic Analyst II
  • Conducts preliminary forensic examinations and extractions of data acquired by case agents using forensic tools and provides summary reports to Litigation Support Services (LSS) case managers
  • Prepares working and vendor copies of forensic images and extractions
  • Maintains forensic equipment and updates software versions
  • Creates, validates, and documents Antitrust Division (ATR) procedures and instructions for data extraction and processing
  • Possesses knowledge of and experience with file structures and sources; allocated and non-allocated space and file slack and data carving; desktop/laptop computer systems servers to include Exchange, Database, Files Shares, and cloud-based email and storage; mobile devices and tablets; and related digital storage media
  • Correlates information, prepares clear and comprehensive notes and reports of findings, and provides oral and written communications to LSS and ATR legal staff concerning results of examinations to include legal declarations as well as expert witness testimony at trial for investigations and litigations
  • Utilizes industry accepted forensic and non-forensic tools such as EnCase, FTK, Harvester, Cellebrite UFED, and NUIX. Researches and maintains proficiency in tools, techniques, and trends. Serves as a source of technical advice to LSS and staff
  • Uses knowledge and experience of a wide variety of advanced computer and mobile technologies and forensic theories to conduct quality control on vendor deliverables of extracted and processed data, to ensure its defensibility throughout all stages of the investigation, including trial
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