Forensic Analyst

Forensic Analyst
Risk Management
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer
0 – 10%
Full Time
Responsible for the monitoring of data loss and acquiring and analyzing digital forensic information by utilizing the latest technologies, procedures, and processes. Researches and documents findings. Recommends appropriate action based on discovered results.Fundamental Components:
Discovers and handles cases of internet violations such as, but not limited to, HIPAA & PHI, inappropriate use of emails or external websites, and misuse of company resources, generated through content monitoring software.
Conducts research to determine the severity of the violation. Identifies anomalies in the data. Determines data/evidence needed for the investigation and collects pertinent data/evidence for each case.
Documents all cases in a centralized database for use by IS, Information Security, HR, and Compliance.
Present findings and provides recommended course of action based on discovered results to management, HR, Compliance, Legal, and/or outside counsel.
Provides input to business management relative to security control weaknesses and mitigation for routine matters.
Performs basic analyses of hard drives in support of internal investigations.
Assists with hands-on acquisitions in support of pending requests, including, but not limited to, hard drive forensic capture, network share data capture, email extraction, and system log events.
Provides solutions to problems that arise with little or no precedents.
Performs other duties as required

Minimum 1 year of experience in sophisticated data modeling, data mining, or data analysis.
Minimum 1 year of experience with programming and scripting languages such as C, C#, C++, PERL, SQL, and VB.
Prior experience investigating internet and information technology-based matters.
Awareness of IT security industry trends and development
Training in Encase, FTK, or similar.

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.

Information Technology/GIAC Certified Forensics Analyst (GCFA) – Global Information Assurance Certification is desired
Information Technology/Technical – Other is desired

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Technical – Operating Systems/Windows/1-3 Years/Power User

Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Organizational skills to simultaneously manage multiple priorities and projects. Proficient computer skills; familiar with Internet, email, Word, PowerPoint, database programs.
Available for domestic and international travel.
Available to respond to incidents 24/7.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.




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