XT454 CT Digital Forensic Investigator **External**

£31,095 - £32,907

Counter Terrorism Digital Forensic Investigator
Counter Terrorism Policing – North East (CTP NE)
Digital Investigations
West Yorkshire Police - Leeds
1 full time post 37 hours

We have an exciting opportunity just for you, working within Counter Terrorism Policing Team. We want people who enjoy working as part of team, but also have the self-motivation to work independently. You will conduct digital forensic investigations of all digital devices to obtain evidence and intelligence in support of regional, national and international counter terrorism policing

Is this you?

To be considered for this post can you answer yes to the following questions?

• Do you possess a thorough working knowledge and expertise of common operating systems, applications, basic network technologies and internet technologies?
• Do you have a degree in Computer Science/Forensic Computing Studies or equivalent qualification in digital forensics and/or significant proven relevant experience/training in these fields?
• Do you have an ability to attend and successfully complete the Tier 1 core courses in relation to the recovery and analysis of digital evidence, as specified by the National CT Digital Investigations Training Pathway?
• Are you willing and able to travel for business purposes, regionally, nationally & internationally, possibly for extended periods?
• Are you willing and able to work unsociable hours, provide 24 hour cover if necessary and have the ability to change hours at short notice?

If you have answered yes to the above questions, then this role could be for you.

Now the official part: please note that the successful candidate will be subject to Enhanced level personal and financial vetting checks prior to appointment. You must be a British citizen and eligible to hold a British passport to work in the CTP NE.

If you are still reading this, then you must be interested. For a full description of the role and the required skills and experience, please view the role profile. For security reasons you should not discuss your application with anyone other than your immediate family.

Applicants should be aware that it is not always possible to carry out adequate vetting checks on persons who have not been resident within the UK for the last three years. Therefore, where this applies, applicants may be refused on the grounds that it was not possible to vet them to the appropriate standard.

This post is suitable for job share. The application process will close at 23:55 hours on the 21st October 2019.

West Yorkshire Police is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.

For a detailed description of the Competency and Values levels required please refer to the http://www.college.police.uk/What-we-do/Development/competency-and-values-framework/Documents/Competency-and-Values-Framework-for-Policing_4.11.16.pdf (This link may be copied and pasted into your browser). This document will assist you in completing the Evidence of Achievement section of the application form.

Please note: the Evidence of Achievement section will not be visible until the employment section has been completed.
No Shift Allowance

This opportunity is closed to applications.