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Dell Digital Forensic Investigator in Austin, Texas

Digital Forensic Investigator

Location: Austin, TX

The Dell Security & Resiliency organization (SRO) manages the security risk across all aspects of Dell’s business. We are currently experiencing incredible growth in order to meet the security needs of the world’s largest technology company. With team members located in over 15 countries, you will have an excellent opportunity to influence the security culture at Dell and further develop your career.

Join us as a Digital Forensic Investigator on our Cybersecurity eDiscovery, Forensics & Investigations team in Austin, TX to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

As a Digital Forensic Investigator, you will use your subject matter expertise in digital forensic investigations to participate in all stages of an investigation through planning, collection, analysis, and reporting. You will complete documentation and procedures for testing, installation, maintenance, and training of forensic software and infrastructure. As a member of our eDiscovery, Forensics and Investigations (eFI) team, you will also participate in designing, testing and deployment of new forensic or eDiscovery tools or solutions.

You will:

  • Partner with Corporate Legal, Ethics, Security, and IT teams to manage multiple investigation requests through the entire lifecycle of initiation, data collection, analysis, and data production

  • Participate on Incident Response teams as a forensic subject matter expert

  • Work with vendors for problem resolution

  • Inform stakeholders through regular communication and incident reporting of the status, resolution, and final root cause analysis

  • Ensure appropriate tracking, handling, and documentation of events to meet audit, legal, and laboratory accreditation requirements

Take the first step towards your dream career

Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • Understanding of advanced concepts of investigations, evidence handling, and computer forensics; and experience and/or knowledge of ANAB/ASCLD Lab accreditation and procedures

  • Experience with one or more major forensic analysis platforms/eDiscovery products in an enterprise environment (e.g. EnCase, FTK, NUIX, CyFIR, etc.)

  • Advanced knowledge of file systems and underlying data structures

  • Forensic experience with SQL database platforms; solid understanding of UNIX, Linux, and Microsoft operating systems; and working knowledge of Microsoft Azure and Office 365

  • Strong skills working with a log aggregation tool or platform

Desired Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or a similarly relevant field, with 8+ years relevant experience in computer forensic and incident response work; or equivalent work experience

  • Ability to script using a scripting language (PowerShell, Python)

  • Familiar with Data Privacy laws and the associated security requirements

  • Experience with deploying and updating virtual servers on VMware or Hyper-V

  • Experience with message archival systems (Enterprise Vault, SourceOne, Exchange, etc.)

  • One or more certifications such as the CFCE, CCE, EnCE, ACE, GCFA, or GNFA

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here ( .

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages. Read the full Employment Opportunity Policy here ( .