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    Summary

    If you want to do interesting and challenging work and to make a contribution to national defense, DISA is a great place for you.

    DISA provides secure and reliable communications and computing support that enable the President and our military forces to communicate globally through voice, video, and data transmission. DISA is a leader within the Federal Government in implementing "people programs" and offers a broad range of quality-of-life and training programs. Go to www.disa.mil for more information.

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    Responsibilities

    Assists in developing and implementing technology and capabilities necessary to meet the needs of information systems digital investigations.
    Develops software to aide investigative functions, and perform data mining and analytic development to extract patterns and knowledge from system logs.
    Provides technical support and guidance in the gathering, analysis, and preservation of evidence used in the discovery of threats and prosecution of computer crimes.
    Researches, develops, and deploys specialized network and storage architectures for forensic analysis environments.
    Evaluates commercial off-the-shelf product nomenclatures, standard data elements, algorithms, source code, and methodologies for potential use in forensic analysis.
    Utilizes Forensic Tool Kit as well as other tools to perform forensic analysis on a wide range of electronic media including hard drives, thumb drives, tablets, cell phones and volatile memory.
    Acquires, preserves, and processes evidence in the form of electronic media.
    Performs analysis of local computer system security audit logs for various Windows events with the ability to produce algorithms to parse logs for various data fields and output the data to human readable formats.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/470938400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.