Employment Opportunity

Digital Forensics Consultant

Accenture, Washington, DC

Salary: Open until filled

Duties and Requirements Click to read more


  • Preserve and analyze data from diverse set of digital data sources, including laptop and desktop computers, servers, networks and mobile devices.
  • Identify and investigate intrusions to determine the cause and extent of the breach, leveraging threat intelligence sources as needed.
  • Coordinate with customer representatives and their partners (such as law enforcement) to establish the necessary response to breaches.
  • Produce quality oral and written reports, presenting complex technical matters clearly and concisely.
  • Form and articulate expert opinions based on findings.
  • Maintain proficiency with industry standard tools and practices.
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism in all areas of performance.
  • Develop and broaden forensic skill set through outside training and research.
  • On-site, client travel will be required for this position.


  • Deep technical knowledge of methods utilized for evidence collection, maintenance of chain of custody and associated documentation, evidence storage and analysis and evidentiary reporting Expert knowledge of forensic file system and memory techniques and use of the most commonly used toolsets, such as dtSearch, EnCase, and FTK Suite.
  • Experience with IDA Pro, OllyDbg, other disassemblers/debuggers.
  • Strong knowledge of incident response, forensics and investigations processes.
  • Detailed knowledge of Windows & UNIX based Operating systems Mobile Acquisition & Forensics IP Protocols and Protocol analysis utilizing tools such as Wireshark.
  • Deep knowledge of modern IT security controls such as authentication and identity management, security enhanced network architectures and application based controls The ability to be methodical, well organized and detail orientated about all aspects of work.
  • Excellent Project Management, writing & communication Skills.
  • Well-developed analytic, qualitative, and quantitative reasoning skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree or relevant investigative experience.
  • GCFE ±GIAC Certified Forensic Examiner.
  • GCFA ±GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (better than GCFE).
  • GREM ±GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware. J
  • Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
  • Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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How to apply: Apply online.

Posted: April 1, 2016

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