Experienced Hire
Computer Forensic Manager
SNG GrantThornton
Johannesburg, Gauteng
Posted 16 September 2020 - Closing Date 30 September 2020

Job Details

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement initiatives that will streamline and/or support current processes in order to help develop the team and service line.
  • Technical training and mentoring of junior team members
  • Generate Identify new business opportunities, lead presentations for complex projects, and provide subject matter insight to bids and proposals
  • Create innovative commercial insights for clients, adapt methods and practices to fit operational team and cultural needs, and contribute to thought leadership
  • To assist to shape and develop an expanding division by effectively utilizing knowledge and experience in digital forensic laboratory practices and procedures.
  • Search & seizure, client site attendance, experience of a client-facing role and scoping small- and large-scale investigations from point of seizure to close of case.
  • Writing technical reports and witness statements and providing expert witness testimony.

Qualification and Experience

  • Computer Forensics Degree or related degree
  • 5+ years’ experience working in the digital forensics field,
  • Must also be willing and able to travel, in some cases for extended periods and at short notice, especially where incident response requires so
  • Experience in using UFED, XRY, OFS, MPE, Flasher Boxes, and USIM Detective as well as using industry standard tools, i.e. EnCase, FTK, FTK Imager, Solo, Tableau, Live Boot CDs, IEF, Password Cracking tools and NUIX.
  • Sound knowledge of Windows, UNIX, Linux based OS and filesystems, server topology and a range of server backup
  • software/hardware including extraction and cataloguing is also essential.
  • Familiarity with cloud infrastructure and smart devices is also beneficial


  • Digital forensics auditing/ accounting or legal expertise
  • Diagnostic information gathering
  • Business development skills
  • Report writing
  • Project management