Forensics Intern

Lighthouse

POSITION SUMMARY

The Forensics Intern will assist with hands-on client project work, provide support to more senior-level team members in data collections, analysis projects, and help us evolve our growing practice through various continuous improvement initiatives

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with hands-on client work; provide support to more senior-level team members in data collections and analysis projects.
  • Help evolve our growing practice through various continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND BEHAVIORS

  • Strong mastery of data collection, preservation, and chain of custody principles and procedures
  • An understanding of file systems, various computer hardware, and computer networking concepts
  • Strong Mac, Linux / UNIX, other operating systems experience is a plus
  • Programming , scripting, and/or database design experience is a plus

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 0-2 years of experience in Computer Forensics or Incident Response
  • Proficient in the use of EnCase or AccessData Forensic Toolkit or open-source forensic tools, as well as supplementary forensics tools such as Cellebrite, Axiom, or Blacklight.

WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Duties are performed in a typical office environment while sitting at a desk or computer table.
  • Duties require the ability to use a computer, communicate over the telephone, and read printed material.
  • Duties may require being on call periodically and working outside normal working hours (evenings and weekends).
  • Duties may require the ability to travel via automobile or airplane, approximately 40-60% of the time will be spent traveling.
  • Duties may require the ability to lift up to 20 lbs.
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