Digital Forensic Analyst

Job Description

We are seeking a skilled Digital Forensic Analyst to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in digital forensics, with a focus on investigating security incidents, analyzing digital evidence, and providing expert testimony when required.

The Digital Forensic Analyst will be responsible for:

  • Conducting forensic examinations on a variety of digital devices, including computers, servers and cloud services such as Microsoft 365.
  • Collecting, preserving, and analyzing digital evidence in accordance with established protocols and procedures.
  • Creating timelines of digital activities to establish a chronological sequence of events related to a security incident or forensic investigation.
  • Utilizing forensic tools and techniques to recover deleted, hidden, or encrypted data.
  • Documenting findings and preparing comprehensive forensic reports detailing analysis methods, results, and conclusions.
  • Collaborate with the SOC team responding to security incidents in a timely manner, containing the threat, and conducting forensic analysis to determine the extent of the breach and the actions taken by attackers.
  • Assisting in developing and implementing policies and procedures related to digital forensic investigations and incident response.
  • Collaborating InfoSec Management (CISO, DPO) and cross-functional teams including IT, Legal to support investigations and legal proceedings.
  • Staying current with emerging trends, tools, and techniques in digital forensics and cybersecurity.


  • Bachelor's degree in Digital Forensics, Information Security, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in digital forensics, incident response, or a related field.
  • Strong understanding of file systems, operating systems, network protocols, and cybersecurity principles.
  • Experience with data recovery techniques, memory forensics, and malware analysis.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present complex technical information clearly and concisely.
  • Personal presence, integrity, and credibility

Additional information

At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

Key competencies for position and level

  • Communicates Effectively  
  • Effective Team Player
  • Demonstrates Resilient
  • Plans and Aligns
  • Organisation Savvy
  • Embodies our ABC values:  AuthenticBold, and Collaborative.

In addition to demonstrating our Group Values (Authentic, Bold, and Collaborative), the role holder will be expected to demonstrate the following:

  • Customer Focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
  • Interpersonal Savvy - Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people.
  • Plans & Aligns - Planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organisational goals.
  • Communicates Effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
  • Manages Conflict - Handling conflict situations effectively, with a minimum of noise.
  • Self-Development - Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.
  • Organizational Savvy - Manoeuvring comfortably through complex policy, process and people-related organisational dynamics.
  • Demonstrates Self-Awareness - Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses.
  • Action Oriented - Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
  • Being Resilient - Rebounding from setbacks and adversity when facing difficult situations.

Company description

IQ-EQ is a leading Investor Services group which combines global expertise with an unwavering focus on client service delivery. We support fund managers, global companies, family offices and private clients operating worldwide.

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