Senior Forensics Analyst

  • Location: Chicago
  • Department: Security
  • Work Status: Full-time

Overview

At Relativity, we make software to help users organize data, discover the truth, and act on it. Our e-discovery platform is used by more than 13,000 organizations around the world to manage large volumes of data and quickly identify key issues during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects.

Here you can own your career in a community of values-driven people who help our customers around the world solve complex data challenges. If this sounds like the place for you, check out the details of this position below.

As a Sr. Forensic Analyst, you will ensure the security of Relativity’s Corporate IT network and Infrastructure.  In this role, the main responsibilities will be to investigate and analyze emerging threats against our assets, identities, and clients.  You will lead digital forensic investigations to determine root cause, or to determine employee negligence.  You will also provide actionable remediation guidance to end users and collaborate with highly skilled cyber experts to anticipate and mitigate evolving threats using world-class toolsets and next generation capabilities

Responsibilities

  • Preserve and analyze data from electronic data sources, including laptop and desktop computers, servers, and mobile devices.
  • Utilize digital forensic tools (EnCase Investigator, AccessData Forensic Toolkit) and investigative methods to find evidence stored on a variety of digital media (laptops, desktops, servers, and mobile devices)
  • Review and validate alerts and log data from a diverse inventory of sensors
  • Assess the impact of security events by leveraging host and network-based indicators and evidence
  • Clearly document and communicate investigation findings to both technical and executive audiences
  • Act as a technical lead during critical cyber security events
  • Develop detection signatures across a variety of different detection platforms to actively identify and enable remediation of threats
  • Assist in supporting, mentoring, training, and coaching, and development of Cyber Analysts

Qualifications

  • Effective communication and teamwork skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent professional/military experience)
  • 1-3 years of experience in Incident Response or Computer Forensics
  • Experience leading the technical aspects of an Digital Forensics team
  • Project ownership
  • Outstanding work ethic with a passion for Cyber Security
  • Ability to mentor and develop Cyber Security Analysts
  • Certifications: One of more of the following certifications are preferred (ENCE, GCFE, GCFA, GCIA, GCIA, GCIH, GCFA, GNFA, GREM, OSCP, or CEH)
  • Strong digital forensic incident response skills
  • Understanding of infection mechanisms, malicious behavior, exploitation techniques, and mitigating controls.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security or related professional experience

About Relativity

Relativity has over 160,000 users in 40+ countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice, more than 70 Fortune 100 companies, and all of the Am Law 200. Relativity's cloud solution, RelativityOne, offers all the functionality of Relativity in a secure and comprehensive SaaS product. Our company has also been named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Chicago Tribune for seven consecutive years. If you’re ready to grow with us, we’d love to hear from you. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.