IBM Digital Investigator in Manchester, United Kingdom

Job Description

Our Digital Investigator will become a member of global IBM Corporate Security digital investigations team. As such he or she will be responsible for leading, performing and managing technical investigations in close collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. Direction will be provided by the regional digital investigations lead. The role specifically includes interaction with stakeholders, forensic data acquisition and retrieval and data, in-depth forensic analysis of collected artifacts as well as processing, sharing and collaborative analysis of data on our analysis platform. The scope of investigations includes alleged or suspected violations of IBM policy and procedures, criminal acts, violation of local and national laws, regulations and statutes etc. The candidate demonstrates procedural understanding of criminal and general investigations, Cyber crimes as well as policy violations. Also the candidate will have the opportunity and is expected to lead digital investigations innovation projects and is expected to demonstrate a high degree of attention to detail and to have a strong affinity towards continuous learning and expansion of skills and experience into new domains such as artificial intelligence and cloud technology.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in IT

  • Readiness to travel up to 25% travel annually

  • Experience in IT Forensics

  • Extensive experience in IT

  • Certified in Generic Forensic certification: GCFA/GCFE (GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst/Examiner) or similar

  • Experienced in use of AccessData FTK and DNA/PRTK, EnCase as well as Cellebrite UFED

  • Experienced in scripting (python, EnScript etc.)

  • Demonstrate innovative and creative thinking as well as problem-solving skills.

  • Demonstration of a continuing ability to self-teach

  • Ability to take end-to-end ownership of engagements

  • Attention to detail

  • Strong team player comfortable in joining a globally distributed team

  • English: Fluent

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Coding skills

  • Interview experience

  • Use of forensic products such as IEF, Axiom, Intella, Blacklight, X-Ways, Oxygen, Elcomsoft

  • System admin skills

  • Languages other than English

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.