Forensic Technology Services Manager





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Grant Thornton’s Advisory professionals are progressive thinkers who create, protect, transform value today, so our clients have the opportunity to thrive and grow. Our advisory practice creates holistic solutions delivered by innovative, curious professionals who bring technical depth and industry insight to our clients.

Grant Thornton’s Advisory business lines are designed to create, protect, and transform value. Transaction Services (create value) works hand-in-hand with Business Consulting and Technology (transform value) and Business Risk Services (protect value). Business Consulting and Technology Practice consists of Financial Management, Strategy & Performance Improvement, Technology Strategy and Management and Technology Solutions.

Grant Thornton’s Forensic Technology Services (FTS) practice provides forensic data analysis, electronic discovery advisory and processing services, data analytics, and cyber security incident response.  The FTS Manager is an integral member of the client services delivery team.

This position involves quantitative analysis of structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data using various relational database management systems.  The responsibilities would range from initial data scoping and collection through leading data analytics projects overseeing the team’s all activities.  The type of analysis varies by project but common types of analysis are fraud detection, historical modeling, and outlier analysis.  FTS is tool agnostic but the majority of the analytics work is done using Microsoft SQL Server with Tableau being used for visualizing the results.


  • Plan and deliver services for complex projects
  • Manage resources and budget for projects
  • Participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process
  • Manage day-to-day interactions with clients and internal Grant Thornton team
  • Create, manage, and utilize high performance relational databases (e.g. MS SQL Server)
  • Lead Data Analytics teams while they perform data analysis in a cross-functional environment
  • Create and explain complex analytic findings and techniques using both written and verbal reports.
  • Motivate others to perform at maximum efficiency without sacrificing quality of the services delivered.




  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field is preferred. Equivalent combination of education and demonstrated experience will be considered.
  • REQUIRED: 6+ years of hands-on technical experience analyzing electronic data with a strong working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or equivalent relational database management system such as Oracle, including advanced experience with SQL including stored procedures, custom SQL functions, and SQL cursors.
  • REQUIRED: Experience with one or more advanced analytics/predictive modeling tools such as R or experience with one or more object-oriented language such as C# to build robust applications used for data analysis or the preprocessing of data.
  • Experience in a professional services firm strongly preferred.
  • Experience with data visualization tools (e.g. QlikView, Tableau) preferred.
  • Experience with fraud, regulatory compliance, and litigation preferred.
  • Expert-level proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio and Adobe.
  • Proficiency with the Windows Operating System, PC hardware and networking, and network security hardware and software. Proficiency in UNIX/Linux is a plus.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment.
  • Demonstrated understanding of evidence preservation and chain of custody rules.
  • Ability to travel on short notice and work additional hours as necessary.


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