West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit (WMCTU) Digital Media Exploitation Unit is seeking a professional person with excellent communication skills and standards of customer service to undertake the role of Digital Investigator. The post holder will be expected to be able to work independently and undertake research, have an aptitude for problem solving in a methodical and orderly manner and an ability to work under pressure, make critical decisions and work to tight schedules and deadlines.
You will be required to provide specialist technical advice and undertake the interrogation and investigation of digital devices to obtain intelligence and evidence in accordance with national best practice and relevant legislation to support Regional, National and International Counter Terrorism investigations.
You will be responsible for the forensic acquisition, examination, analysis and investigation of evidence from a variety of digital devices which have been used in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism and associated criminal offences including cyber crime attacks. Be able to interpret and explain digital forensic data in a non-technical and accessible manner to Investigating Officers, Prosecutors, Defence experts and to Court; including the presentation of recovered digital evidence, to assist with the investigation process. Provide evidence packages and statements, and attend court when necessary. There may be occasions when you will be expected to provide a high quality digital investigative service to support critical incidents nationally, including CBRN, warm zone and DVI.