EXPLOITATION TRIAGE TECHNICIAN

DC METRO

7/31/19

7/31/20

Description

Mission Essential is currently seeking Exploitation Triage Technicians to conduct forensic examination of high priority digital media to include (at higher levels) providing subject matter expert guidance to other triage technicians.  The Exploitation Triage Technician conducts full-scope technical exploitation examinations; performs advanced registry and Internet history analysis, steganography detection and analysis, large data set analysis and target language keyword search, digital forensic tool and script development, sector-level entity extraction, metadata extraction and analysis, network forensics and analysis.  He/she generates professional technical exploitation reports for customers and the Intelligence Community, and performs application and internet activities analysis to support source vetting, digital profiling, and other requirements.  He/she coordinates, develops, and promulgates forensic and technical exploitation standards for IC assets while providing Subject Matter Expert-level technical support for agency partners, internal/external customer, and agency or partner deployed platforms.

 

Minimum Requirements

·         Level 1: Bachelor’s degree, OR Associate’s degree and 2 years of relevant experience, OR a High School Diploma/GED and 4 years of relevant experience

·         Level 2: Master’s degree, OR Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of relevant experience, OR Associate’s degree and 4 years of relevant experience, OR a High School Diploma/GED and 6 years of relevant experience

·         Level 3: PhD, OR Master’s degree and 2 years of relevant experience, OR Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of relevant experience, OR Associate’s degree and 6 years of relevant experience, OR a High School Diploma/GED and 8 years of relevant experience

·         Level 4: PhD and 2 years of relevant experience, OR Master’s degree and 4 years of relevant experience, OR Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of relevant experience, OR Associate’s degree and 8 years of relevant experience, OR a High School Diploma/GED and 10 years of relevant experience

·         Level 5: PhD and 4 years of relevant experience, OR Master’s degree and 6 years of relevant experience, OR Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of relevant experience, OR Associate’s degree and 10 years of relevant experience, OR a High School Diploma/GED and 12 years of relevant experience

·         Relevant certifications desired.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong research, critical thinking and analytic skills.

·         TS/SCI Clearance w/ polygraph


Desired Requirements