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Forensic Expert
Job Description
A forensic expert analyst blend their computer science knowledge with their forensic expertise to recover information to recover information from computers and storage devices.
Obtain a bachelor's degree in computer science
Obtain a Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE) certificate
Gain relevant working experience through internships and entry level positions
Become a professional member of a Computer Forensic Association.
Essential Information
  • Conduct data breach and security incident investigations.
  • Recover and examine data from computers and other devices
  • Compile evidence for legal cases
  • Draft technical reports, write declarations, and prepare evidence for trial
  • Give expert advice to attorneys about electronic evidence in a case
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest technologies and software
  • Advice law enforcement on the credibility of acquired data

Job Duties