Chicago: Lab Manger/Senior Digital Forensics Examiner

Forensic Consulting Group seeks seasoned Senior Digital Forensics Examiner to manage an established lab.  This is a great opportunity to join a growing global organization providing a full suite of forensics consulting, information governance, eDiscovery and other legal services to law firms and corporations around the world


  • Oversee entire lab caseload while acting as an expert consultant to clients
  • Manage multiple projects from onset to conclusion, scoping, workflow management, perform forensically sound collections, execute data handoffs team to members
  • Provide testimony (depositions) regarding managed projects and collections 
  • Generate high quality reports on findings as needed
  • Manage evidence documentation and chain-of-custody
  • Maintain high quality project notes and documentation
  • Set project pricing and coordinate monthly billing
  • Candidates may expect work-related travel requirements and a varying work schedule
  • Run day to day operations in lab, ensure proper equipment and adequate staff are in place at all times
  • Delegate responsibilities to appropriate team members


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Forensics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or Management of Information Systems
  • At least 5 years of direct forensics experience
  • Knowledge of software including but not limited to FTK, EnCase, Cellebrite, Nuix
  • Experience identifying, preserving, and analyzing data from a variety of devices and locations including desktops, laptops, servers, tapes, mobile devices, email, and cloud services
  • Proficiency with Linux, MS, and Apple operating systems as well as knowledge of various network environments and network administration
  • Knowledge of programming languages including but not limited to Python, Pearl C#, Java, Bash scripting, and PHP

Desired Skills

  • Master of Science in related field
  • Forensics certifications
  • Experience providing depositions/testimony based on analyzed data

Salary commensurate with experience

Please email resumes or referrals to


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