Associate Director / Senior Manager, Forensics

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Associate Director / Senior Manager within the Forensics division of a successful integrated technology and services provider for the legal profession.

You will have extensive experience in conducting data collections and computer forensic analysis, as well as the ability to undertake certain critical client facing aspects of computer forensics and electronic discovery such as scoping data collection and analysis work, affidavit and report writing, working with customers, sales personnel, project managers and other personnel, testifying, etc.

This position will require advanced capabilities in the providing of computer forensics services.  The Associate Director / Senior Manager should exhibit an expert level capability in managing and conducting collections and analysis related to everything from minor to advanced aspects of forensic data, file, and email analysis.  They also should display an expert level ability to provide proactive documentation of learned experiences to promote learning and should possess expert level knowledge and experience in preparing affidavits, giving depositions and/or court testimony.

Likewise, the Associate Director / Senior Manager should possess expert level capabilities such that he/she can set strategic goals and directions, leading individuals and/or teams from the beginning of a forensic analysis through to its successful conclusion.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Providing expert level confident, clear, effective communication exhibiting extensive experience obtained in Computer Forensics with all customers through all forms of communication including direct contact, conference calls, voice, e-mail, fax, etc.
  • Conducting or assisting, at an expert level, with common or advanced data collections and forensic analysis. Providing proactive expert level documentation for the analysis, rebuilding, recovery and presentation of relevant computer forensic information.  Being able to fully explain the recovery of data from storage media using computer forensic analysis methods to access and analyse data, determine relevancy, and/or provide an expert level output to meet customer objectives.
  • Working with management to determine best practices used to conduct Computer Forensics work. Working with, mentoring, and helping lead team members down a path of established best practices.  Helping to thoroughly test certain tools to maximize the effectiveness of services provided to customers.
  • Providing an expected professional level of customer service and expert level technical support as needed or required.
  • Effectively handling requests from more junior associates concerning analytical process, strategy, facts and circumstances. Providing guidance for best practices and the most desirable courses of action given certain facts and circumstances. Acting as an escalation point for client concerns and issues, and work with the client and internal forensic/collection consultants to develop an action plan to alleviate client concern and mitigate frustration. Making decisions as appropriate and further escalate when necessary.
  • Preparing comprehensive documentation and training of learned knowledge to consultants and/or sales teams, or temporary departmental work as needed.
  • Providing managerial oversight and development of junior consultants.

Experience Required:

  • Ability to demonstrate expert level ability to communicate in an intelligent, positive, readily understood manner. Expert level experience to clearly explain technical information so that it is understood by all customers. Showing your ability to conduct expert level and detailed discussions, with complicated or common scenarios, with any potential or existing client in a clear, confident, positive manner.
  • Fully understand, explain, and follow accepted forensic protocols, processes and procedures used internally to find and provide relevant, requested output to meet customer objectives
  • Using your experience to determine best practices and apply that knowledge at an expert level to assist with the testing of tools with the overall goals being to analyse media, recover deleted data, create reports, and meet customer objectives as quickly and efficiently as possible.
  • Assisting sales personnel, project managers, managers, and consultants with customer conference calls and help answer customer questions about technology, terminology, data relevancy, reports and the accessing of data that they possess or that has been provided to them through analysis and reporting.
  • Business travel is required at times to conduct onsite data collections, depositions, testimony preparation and appearances in court. Travel is typically between 40% and 50% for this position, though it could be more depending on client requirements.  Onsite data collections can be conducted at any hour of the day to minimise disruption to the client’s business operations.  Some data collections may span multiple days.
  • You must be degree educated from an accredited college or university and relevant experience in the field of Digital Forensics.

Data Collection Experience

  • 5+ years’ experience conducting drive and/or mobile device imaging/collection; or
  • 5+ years’ experience conducting network collections; or
  • 5+ years’ experience conducting Webmail/Social Media collections; or
  • 5+ years’ experience conducting Remote Data Collections; or
  • 5+ years’ experience conducting targeted live collections (remote & onsite); or
  • 5+ years’ experience conducting one or more of the above

Data Analysis Experience

  • EnCase or similar forensics certification; and
  • 3+ years’ experience conducting forensic analysis of data; and
  • 5+ years’ experience preparing written reports concerning the analysis of data; and
  • Filed at least one affidavit or declaration as the person of record concerning forensic analysis of data or data collection activities

Testimony Experience

  • Provided at least one instance of oral court testimony (e.g., deposition, hearing or trial).

Non-technical skills are required:

  • 3+ years’ experience in project scoping and formulating project plans; and
  • 5+ years’ experience interacting with clients and receiving favorable/positive feedback
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

Non-technical skills are desirable:

  • Civil or Criminal investigations background
  • Substantial testifying experience
  • Experience managing people/teams

Senior Project Manager – 12 Month FTC

Senior Project Manager – 12 Month FTC 

A top tier business advisory firm is seeking a Senior Project Manager to join their highly collaborative London team. They are seeking an individual who possesses strong familiarity across the entire EDRM including data collection, data processing, early case assessment and technology assisted review (TAR). 

The firm are looking for a strong hands-on Senior Project Manager to cover 12 months maternity cover across new and existing projects. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Actively manage simultaneous projects acting as project lead whilst utilising industry software such as Relativity and Brainspace 
  • Ensure all client requirements are met by maintaining continual dialogue with selected client via both oral and written channels
  • Create and manage large document reviews using complex workflows whilst also maintaining quality control
  • Use a problem-solving approach to overcome unexpected technical and operational challenges
  • Provide training to other professional staff members when required

  Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree with preference in Computer / Digital Forensics & Computer Science
  • Prior experience operating across the entire EDRM particularly data collection, data processing, early case assessment and technology assisted review (TAR)
  • Strong project management skills including the ability to balance simultaneous tasks whilst ensuring all deadlines are met
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong experience using industry software such as Relativity & Brainspace. Certifications in either software application is a plus e.g. Relativity Certified Administrator (RCA)
  • Ability to engage technically while also bringing commercial acumen and client facing confidence
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently when required

eDiscovery Consultant

eDiscovery Consultant 

A top tier business advisory firm is seeking an eDiscovery Consultant to join their highly collaborative London team. They are seeking an individual who possesses strong familiarity across the entire EDRM including data collection, data processing, early case assessment and technology assisted review (TAR). 

 Responsibilities: 

  • Establish and implement protocols for the eDiscovery life cycle, including best practices for preservation and collection of electronic evidence
  • Find, compile, organise, categorise, and verify case-critical data quickly across preservation, collection, processing, review and production 
  • Utilise a range of industry standard software tools to perform tasks catered to client requirements 
  • Ensure all client requirements are met by maintaining continual dialogue with selected client via both oral and written channels
  • Create and manage large data sets
  • Use a problem-solving approach to overcome unexpected technical and operational challenges
  • Ensure clients’ electronic files are easily accessible for potential litigation
  • Provide training to other professional staff members when required

  Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree with preference in Computer / Digital Forensics & Computer Science
  • Prior experience operating across the entire EDRM particularly data collection, data processing, early case assessment and technology assisted review (TAR)
  • Strong project management skills including the ability to balance simultaneous tasks whilst ensuring all deadlines are met
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong experience using industry software such as Relativity & Brainspace. Certifications in either software application is a plus
  • Ability to engage technically while also bringing commercial acumen and client facing confidence
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently when required

eDiscovery Analyst – Forensic Technology

Salary: £45,000

Our client, a global advisory firm are recruiting an eDiscovery Analyst – Forensic Technology to work in their London based office

The eDiscovery Analyst will work in the Forensic Technology team, which specialises in providing technology solutions to collect, process and analyse data from a wide range of sources. The team works with clients to identify and secure electronic evidence using forensically-sound methods and best practices. Regularly working with clients on financial investigations, general commercial litigation, intellectual property disputes and corruption investigations.

This is a great opportunity to develop an eDiscovery career. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to learn and develop skills across all aspects of the EDRM lifecycle. This position is primarily based in London, however candidates may be expected to travel occasionally as some engagements can require working on client sites within the UK and internationally. 

Main responsibilities of the eDiscovery Analyst (Forensic Technology)

  • Process data, perform Quality Control checks & upload to our document review platform
  • Provide support to document reviewers
  • Respond to client requests and queries, and triage/escalate as required
  • Proactively carry out project support/administrative functions
  • Communicate with clients and senior team members on a regular basis
  • Research new tools, techniques & workflow to stream line the processing & review function

Main Skills of the eDiscovery Analyst ( Forensic Technology)

  • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and maintain quality
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks, accurately and consistently
  • Strong desire to learn as well as knowledge sharing
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a wider team
  • Ability to articulate complex information clearly, in non-technical language
  • Efficient and effective time management and organisation skills
  • Essential MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc)

Senior eDiscovery Project Manager

£65,000 / $130,000 AUD

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced eDiscovery Project Manager to join a team of inhouse experts within the Forensic Technology Services (FTS) team, across a number of offices.

The eDiscovery Project Managers specialise in the support of forensic investigations, evidence management, project consulting, identification and eDiscovery.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Operating as a Lead contact working with the platform Relativity to prepare relevant workflows for all phases of review and analysis from collection through to production
  • Managing all phases of projects and communicating the status of tasks to team members to ensure tasks are completed in an accurate and efficient manner (within strict deadlines)
  • Assisting the team in the coordination of resources for specific components of large projects or the overall coordination of smaller projects including instructing and assessing the work of Analysts and Paralegals
  • Mentoring and training junior team members
  • Proactively manage own workload, meet set KPIs and accurately record time spent on tasks

Skills Required:

  • To be successful in this role, you will need 4 + years of experience in either eDiscovery or digital forensics practice and hands on experience using eDiscovery software.
  • Experience in using eDiscovery processing and/or review platforms – hands on experience with Relativity or other eDiscovery review software is essential and Nuix is highly regarded
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a professional services firm, law firm, government agency
  • Proficiency in Microsoft
  • Able to communicate and work well with a team containing varied technical skills
  • Ability to prepare and analyse data in Relativity, Nuix, or similar tools
  • Able to assist in collecting data in a forensically sound manner
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written communications
  • Tertiary qualifications, for example, in Law, Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, and be eager and excited to learn

The client is looking for a resilient self-starter to join their team. The successful candidate is someone who will be able to work autonomously, has keen attention to detail and is dedicated to providing an outstanding service to clients.

Senior eDiscovery Project Manager

£65,000 / $130,000 AUD

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced eDiscovery Project Manager to join a team of inhouse experts within the Forensic Technology Services (FTS) team, across a number of offices.

The eDiscovery Project Managers specialise in the support of forensic investigations, evidence management, project consulting, identification and eDiscovery.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Operating as a Lead contact working with the platform Relativity to prepare relevant workflows for all phases of review and analysis from collection through to production
  • Managing all phases of projects and communicating the status of tasks to team members to ensure tasks are completed in an accurate and efficient manner (within strict deadlines)
  • Assisting the team in the coordination of resources for specific components of large projects or the overall coordination of smaller projects including instructing and assessing the work of Analysts and Paralegals
  • Mentoring and training junior team members
  • Proactively manage own workload, meet set KPIs and accurately record time spent on tasks

Skills Required:

  • To be successful in this role, you will need 4 + years of experience in either eDiscovery or digital forensics practice and hands on experience using eDiscovery software.
  • Experience in using eDiscovery processing and/or review platforms – hands on experience with Relativity or other eDiscovery review software is essential and Nuix is highly regarded
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a professional services firm, law firm, government agency
  • Proficiency in Microsoft
  • Able to communicate and work well with a team containing varied technical skills
  • Ability to prepare and analyse data in Relativity, Nuix, or similar tools
  • Able to assist in collecting data in a forensically sound manner
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written communications
  • Tertiary qualifications, for example, in Law, Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, and be eager and excited to learn

The client is looking for a resilient self-starter to join their team. The successful candidate is someone who will be able to work autonomously, has keen attention to detail and is dedicated to providing an outstanding service to clients.

Senior eDiscovery Project Manager

£65,000 / $130,000 AUD

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced eDiscovery Project Manager to join a team of inhouse experts within the Forensic Technology Services (FTS) team, across a number of offices.

The eDiscovery Project Managers specialise in the support of forensic investigations, evidence management, project consulting, identification and eDiscovery.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Operating as a Lead contact working with the platform Relativity to prepare relevant workflows for all phases of review and analysis from collection through to production
  • Managing all phases of projects and communicating the status of tasks to team members to ensure tasks are completed in an accurate and efficient manner (within strict deadlines)
  • Assisting the team in the coordination of resources for specific components of large projects or the overall coordination of smaller projects including instructing and assessing the work of Analysts and Paralegals
  • Mentoring and training junior team members
  • Proactively manage own workload, meet set KPIs and accurately record time spent on tasks

Skills Required:

  • To be successful in this role, you will need 4 + years of experience in either eDiscovery or digital forensics practice and hands on experience using eDiscovery software.
  • Experience in using eDiscovery processing and/or review platforms – hands on experience with Relativity or other eDiscovery review software is essential and Nuix is highly regarded
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a professional services firm, law firm, government agency
  • Proficiency in Microsoft
  • Able to communicate and work well with a team containing varied technical skills
  • Ability to prepare and analyse data in Relativity, Nuix, or similar tools
  • Able to assist in collecting data in a forensically sound manner
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written communications
  • Tertiary qualifications, for example, in Law, Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, and be eager and excited to learn

The client is looking for a resilient self-starter to join their team. The successful candidate is someone who will be able to work autonomously, has keen attention to detail and is dedicated to providing an outstanding service to clients.

Senior eDiscovery Project Manager

£65,000 / $130,000 AUD

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced eDiscovery Project Manager to join a team of inhouse experts within the Forensic Technology Services (FTS) team, across a number of offices.

The eDiscovery Project Managers specialise in the support of forensic investigations, evidence management, project consulting, identification and eDiscovery.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Operating as a Lead contact working with the platform Relativity to prepare relevant workflows for all phases of review and analysis from collection through to production
  • Managing all phases of projects and communicating the status of tasks to team members to ensure tasks are completed in an accurate and efficient manner (within strict deadlines)
  • Assisting the team in the coordination of resources for specific components of large projects or the overall coordination of smaller projects including instructing and assessing the work of Analysts and Paralegals
  • Mentoring and training junior team members
  • Proactively manage own workload, meet set KPIs and accurately record time spent on tasks

Skills Required:

  • To be successful in this role, you will need 4 + years of experience in either eDiscovery or digital forensics practice and hands on experience using eDiscovery software.
  • Experience in using eDiscovery processing and/or review platforms – hands on experience with Relativity or other eDiscovery review software is essential and Nuix is highly regarded
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a professional services firm, law firm, government agency
  • Proficiency in Microsoft
  • Able to communicate and work well with a team containing varied technical skills
  • Ability to prepare and analyse data in Relativity, Nuix, or similar tools
  • Able to assist in collecting data in a forensically sound manner
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written communications
  • Tertiary qualifications, for example, in Law, Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, and be eager and excited to learn

The client is looking for a resilient self-starter to join their team. The successful candidate is someone who will be able to work autonomously, has keen attention to detail and is dedicated to providing an outstanding service to clients.

eDiscovery Project Manager

£55,000 / $115,000 AUD

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced eDiscovery Project Manager to join a team of inhouse experts within the Forensic Technology Services (FTS) team, across a number of offices.

The eDiscovery Project Managers specialise in the support of forensic investigations, evidence management, project consulting, identification and eDiscovery.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Operating as a Lead contact working with the platform Relativity to prepare relevant workflows for all phases of review and analysis from collection through to production
  • Managing all phases of projects and communicating the status of tasks to team members to ensure tasks are completed in an accurate and efficient manner (within strict deadlines)
  • Assisting the team in the coordination of resources for specific components of large projects or the overall coordination of smaller projects including instructing and assessing the work of Analysts and Paralegals
  • Mentoring and training junior team members
  • Proactively manage own workload, meet set KPIs and accurately record time spent on tasks

Skills Required:

  • To be successful in this role, you will need 4 + years of experience in either eDiscovery or digital forensics practice and hands on experience using eDiscovery software.
  • Experience in using eDiscovery processing and/or review platforms – hands on experience with Relativity or other eDiscovery review software is essential and Nuix is highly regarded
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a professional services firm, law firm, government agency
  • Proficiency in Microsoft
  • Able to communicate and work well with a team containing varied technical skills
  • Ability to prepare and analyse data in Relativity, Nuix, or similar tools
  • Able to assist in collecting data in a forensically sound manner
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written communications
  • Tertiary qualifications, for example, in Law, Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, and be eager and excited to learn

The client is looking for a resilient self-starter to join their team. The successful candidate is someone who will be able to work autonomously, has keen attention to detail and is dedicated to providing an outstanding service to clients.

eDiscovery Project Manager

£55,000 / $115,000 AUD

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced eDiscovery Project Manager to join a team of inhouse experts within the Forensic Technology Services (FTS) team, across a number of offices.

The eDiscovery Project Managers specialise in the support of forensic investigations, evidence management, project consulting, identification and eDiscovery.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Operating as a Lead contact working with the platform Relativity to prepare relevant workflows for all phases of review and analysis from collection through to production
  • Managing all phases of projects and communicating the status of tasks to team members to ensure tasks are completed in an accurate and efficient manner (within strict deadlines)
  • Assisting the team in the coordination of resources for specific components of large projects or the overall coordination of smaller projects including instructing and assessing the work of Analysts and Paralegals
  • Mentoring and training junior team members
  • Proactively manage own workload, meet set KPIs and accurately record time spent on tasks

Skills Required:

  • To be successful in this role, you will need 4 + years of experience in either eDiscovery or digital forensics practice and hands on experience using eDiscovery software.
  • Experience in using eDiscovery processing and/or review platforms – hands on experience with Relativity or other eDiscovery review software is essential and Nuix is highly regarded
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a professional services firm, law firm, government agency
  • Proficiency in Microsoft
  • Able to communicate and work well with a team containing varied technical skills
  • Ability to prepare and analyse data in Relativity, Nuix, or similar tools
  • Able to assist in collecting data in a forensically sound manner
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written communications
  • Tertiary qualifications, for example, in Law, Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, and be eager and excited to learn

The client is looking for a resilient self-starter to join their team. The successful candidate is someone who will be able to work autonomously, has keen attention to detail and is dedicated to providing an outstanding service to clients.