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COMPUTER FORENSIC INVESTIGATOR

Organization:
Ministry of Finance
Division:
Compliance Branch, Tax Compliance and Benefits Division
City:
Oshawa
Job Term:
1 Permanent
Job Code:
17160 - Systems Officer 5
Salary:
$1,397.43 - $1,805.22 Per Week*
*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
Posting Status:
Open Targeted
Job ID:
116542
Do you have a strong background in computer science and the ability to provide mobile forensic and computer expertise?

Consider this opportunity to conduct forensic investigations involving non-compliance or fraud.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
• plan, lead and conduct forensic data recovery investigations, and search and seizure actions
• collect, evaluate and analyze data
• assess, interpret and report findings
• assist in the drafting of affidavits and execution of search warrants
• provide testimony as a witness at trial and participate in the prosecution of violators
• research legislation and case law
• participate in joint forces investigations and assist in the development of training programs

PLEASE NOTE: This position requires province-wide travel

How do I qualify?

Technical Skills and Knowledge:

• You have strong knowledge of mobile communication devices, computer hardware, software, business EDP systems, local area networks and network server architecture
• You have expert knowledge of computer forensic investigative processes/techniques/methodology, and forensic analysis software and tools normally gained through successful completion of an Information Technology degree or diploma (e.g. specializing in computer science) from a recognized university/college plus COMPTIA A+ certification, or equivalent work experience
• You have knowledge of judicial process, rules of evidence, court procedures and related legislation

Analytical and Planning Skills:

• You have well-developed analytical and problem solving skills to assess contraventions, and to gather and analyze evidence
• You have planning and organizational skills to develop investigative strategies
• You have sound judgement and ability to work under minimal supervision
• You have analytical skills and the ability to interpret tax legislation, related regulations, policies, procedures and practices

Communication Skills:

• You have communication and interpersonal skills to prepare investigative reports with detailed findings/recommendations, and to draft strategies, policies, standards, templates and related technical materials

Additional Information:

Address:
  • 1 Permanent, 33 King St W, Oshawa, Central Region, Enhanced - Special Constable Screening Requirement
Compensation Group:
Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:
6
Category:
Human Resources
Posted on:
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Note:
  • In accordance with the Ontario Public Service Employment Screening Checks Policy, the top candidate(s) may be required to undergo a security screening check. Please refer to the Additional Information / Address section above to determine the screening checks that are required for this position.

    You will be responsible for obtaining the criminal record check at your own expense and provide it, along with your written consent, to the Transition and Security Office (TSO), HR Service Delivery Division to evaluate the results. If applicable, the TSO, with your written consent, will request and obtain any additional screening checks as indicated in the Additional Information / Address section above that were not obtained directly by you. (Note: If a Vulnerable Sector Screening/Check is required, it must also be obtained in person at your local police service.)

    A record under the Criminal Code and/or other federal offence record(s) does not automatically mean you will be ineligible for the position. The screening check(s) will only be reviewed and evaluated by the TSO for the purpose of making a security clearance decision. The details of an individual's screening check(s) will be considered in specific relation to the duties and responsibilities of the position being filled. Screening check records will be maintained by the TSO and kept strictly confidential.
Please be advised that the results of this competition may be used to form an eligibility list of qualified candidates to potentially fill future vacancies represented by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU). In accordance with the Collective Agreement, eligibility lists are shared with OPSEU representatives. By applying to this competition, you are providing consent that your name may be shared with OPSEU representatives.
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Thursday, January 25, 2018 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

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