What you’ll be doing...
The Forensics & Investigations Analyst Role is a position providing an opportunity to work in a fast paced collaborative supporting Verizon’s digital investigations and forensics requests. This position plays a critical role in Verizon’s enterprise security. Mid Analysts are considered influencers, ready and willing to mentor and advise junior team members.Mid Analysts arealsoresponsible for managing, maintaining and designing network based solutions that enhance the operational ability of all Verizon forensic labs.
·Initiates forensics analysis leveraging forensics technologies (such as memory capturing, network forensic capturing, and capturing of data at rest) to collect evidence and presents results for determination of violation based on the details of the request.
·Examines totality of evidence, analyzes results of investigations and provides thorough reporting while maintaining chain of custody to the incident response team in support of an ongoing incidents in an effort to make the organization more secure.
·Assists in the creation of forensics documentation; including internal team policies, procedures and process diagrams.
·Design and maintenance of forensic software and hardware solutions.
·Administrativeresponsibilitiesthat include software license renewals and software vendor relations.
·Responsible for managing and/or supporting the investigation process to include proper documentation and handing of data according to applicable Verizon processes and procedures.
·Responsible for managing the examination and investigation processes, including exercisingindependent analysis and judgment,proper documentation and handling of evidence according to applicable Verizon processes and procedures
·Conducts advanced computer and network forensic investigations relating to various forms of compromises, including unauthorized access, theft of information and denial of service attacks
·Offers guidance and advice to clients in regards to cyber incidents, forensics, and incident response including advisement in regards to identifying and remediating security gaps that are identified throughout the investigation.
·Recovers and examines data from computers and electronic storage devices
·Dismantles and rebuilds damaged systems to retrieve lost data
·Provides results of analysis to senior team members with justification for results.
·Collects and catalogs information in support of litigation which may at times include providing expert testimony.
·Makes recommendations on changes to processes and procedures within the end to end Forensic capability workflow
·Maintains strong liaison and working relationships with all federal, state and local law enforcement and regulatory agencies, including international enforcement agencies.
·Undertakes the recovery and examination of data from computers and electronic storage devices in support of a security incident
·Provides Training and Mentoring of junior team members
What we’re looking for...
·Proficient in understanding Operating Systems and their architectures: Windows, Unix/Linux, and OSX Operating Systems
·Demonstrates leadership and mentoring skills to help advance the overall capabilities of the TMC organization.
·Possesses strong communication, presentation, and leadership skills along with the ability to work in a highly collaborative environment
·Experience presenting to executive and senior leadership
·Strong relationship skills and collaborative style to enable success across multiple partners.
·Exhibits initiative, follow-up and follow through with commitments
·Demonstrates effective organizational and technical skills
·Manages multiple priorities in a high pressure environment
·Effective verbal and written communication skills
·Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined with 4+ years of professional experience. This job role is considered mid-career with runway for growth and advancement.
·Related Certification (A+, Security +, CCFE, EnCE professional, etc.)
·Ability to comply with any regulatory requirements
·Previous experience working in the Telecommunications Industry
·Previous forensics investigations experience in large Fortune 500 organizations
·Previous experience with various Forensics platforms (Encase Preferred)
·Previous experience with evidence processing and chain of custody
·Previous experience with expert witness and litigation support
·Previous experience with distributed platform administration and design.
·Strong understanding of network technologies.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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