Job Overview


About the Agency

The FBI must ensure our workforce is fully staffed to continue protecting our nation and combating crime. As a result, the FBI is committed to achieving FY 2014 hiring goals. Effective, May 5, 2014, FBI employees will be precluded from moving to another position within the Bureau by means of promotion, reassignment or change to lower grade unless the new position is career enhancing (Headquarters to Field Offices or Field Offices to Headquarters) or offers a greater promotional potential than the position in which they are currently serving.

Division: Operational Technology Division

Unit: Cryptologic & Electronics Analysis Unit (CEAU)

Location: Quantico, Virginia

Working Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


GS 13: $89,924.00 - $116,901.00

GS 14: $106,263.00 - $138,136.00


GS 13/14:

  • Performs forensic examinations on commerical electronics, which include mobile phones, and global positioning systems (GPS), custom built electronics, execute memory captures, complete computer programming tasks and perform electrical circuit analysis and etc.
  • Performs research in areas of mobile phone forensics, embedded electronics and emerging digital technologies and from that research develop new software and hardware techniques that will assist with electronics device forensic examinations.
  • Prepare reports detailing forensic examination results and other technical memoranda for higher level review and retention.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

This announcement is open to all qualified U.S. citizens.

This position is being advertised concurrently with Announcement Number 18-2014-0034. FBI candidates who wish to be considered on External and FBI only certificates must apply to both announcements.

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