Forensics Examiner at DISCO

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We are seeking a customer-focused individual with strong technical skills to join DISCO’s growing Forensics Services team in Austin. In this role, you will consult with customers to conduct on-site and remote forensics collections, conducts In-Lab investigations, and manage data intake.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for solving problems and creating highly satisfied customers. The role requires sufficient technical skill to understand and address data file issues, identify and navigate network problems, and diagnose issues. The role also requires the ability to communicate effectively to technical and non-technical users, helping them meet their discovery deadlines.

What You'll Do
  • Conduct off-site forensic collections of digital evidence using best practices and approved software and hardware (travel required)
  • Conduct remote and In-Lab forensic collections of digital evidence using best practices and approved software and hardware
  • Provide skilled technical guidance and assistance to staff personnel involved in the investigation and litigation process to ensure precautions are taken to prevent spoliation of evidence
  • Serve as technical consultant on Data Management and Digital Forensic methodology and concepts
  • Provide operational and administrative support to the Data Management program and Digital Forensics Laboratory in configuring hardware and software and managing inventories
  • Ensure evidence is stored and archived in a manner consistent to maintain preservation and protection of data and evidence
  • Ensure all hardware and software is verified and validated in accordance with established guidelines and the Federal Rules of Evidence
Who You Are 
  • You have 3+ years of progressive technical experience that demonstrates relevant skills in digital forensic collections and investigations
  • You have received a Bachelor's degree in digital forensics, computer science, or information technology
  • You have hands-on experience using digital forensics software, including, but not limited to FTK, EnCase, Cellebrite, MacQuisition, and Axiom Forensic software
  • Prior experience applying investigative and litigation support principles and methodologies
  • Strong documentation and written communication skills with technical report writing experience
  • Must be able to work independently and within a team environment
  • Must be a US citizen and be able to pass a criminal background check
About DISCO

DISCO is a recognized leader in legal technology — and we’re just getting started. 

Founded in 2012, DISCO’s mission is to create great technology to modernize the practice of law. Our solutions apply artificial intelligence and cloud computing to help lawyers and legal teams improve legal outcomes for their clients. Corporate legal departments, law firms, and government agencies around the world use DISCO as their ediscovery solution for compliance, disputes, and investigations.

Annual company revenues have more than doubled every year since our founding. We have raised more than $135 million in venture capital, more than any other enterprise legal tech company. We are using this investment to accelerate growth in the $12.5 billion ediscovery market — and to expand our platform beyond ediscovery, applying our unique combination of world-class engineering and deep legal expertise to build products that will transform other areas of legal practice. We opened our London office in 2018 and have plans to further expand our presence outside the United States.

Are you ready to revolutionize the practice of law? Join us!

Perks of DISCO
  • Open, inclusive, and fun environment
  • Benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, as well as 401K
  • Competitive salary, discretionary bonus, and equity
  • Flexible PTO 
  • Free catered lunches every day as well as free snacks and beverages 
  • Opportunity to be a part of a startup that is revolutionizing the legal industry
  • Many high-profile clients offer a rewarding challenge for people who love to make clients happy
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Information

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Location

While we're WFH right now, our office is off Loop 360. We have a great office balcony where we can work and enjoy the view.

An Insider's view of DISCO

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

DISCO enables me to split my energy between work and other aspects of my life that are important. Our flexible PTO truly relieves the stress of taking time off to take care of our personal lives.

Jason

Account Executive

What makes someone successful on your team?

We talk a lot about personal brand on my team: how you show up to a conversation and partner with those around you to successfully close a sale can often be a key factor in success. Whether it is committing to a positive experience for the client or welcoming a new customer, giving your all, all the time, is a part of our culture.

Lauren

Regional Sales Director

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

Our team leadership holds virtual office hours to replicate the quick discussions and fast problem-solving that doesn’t always require a 30-minute meeting to address. We share best practices and lessons learned from conversations with our current and future customers.

Andrew

Chief Revenue Officer

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Our Product Delivery team is made up of people who are very smart and passionate about their craft, whether it's software engineering, product management, or design. These folks come energized by the challenge of solving hard problems. They love what they do and making amazing software.

Ariel

Engineering Office Manager

What are DISCO Perks + Benefits

DISCO Benefits Overview

DISCO knows its employees are the secret of our success. Our focus is keeping DISCO a great place to work, which includes providing benefits and perks that help our employees live up to their potential.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
DISCO Cares was born out of Hurricane Harvey rescue and rebuild efforts and our shared belief that to help is human. It's driven by our employees and supported by our leadership.
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Leadership has gone through racial equity training.
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
DISCO employees who have elected to have an FSA can contribute up to $2650 annually.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Our dental plan has a $0 premium for the employee, with a reasonable monthly premium up for additional family members.
Vision Benefits
Our vision plan has a $10 copay for annual well vision exams and an $180 allowance for glasses and $150 allowance for contact lenses.
Health Insurance Benefits
DISCO offers a variety of health insurance plans. Our high deductible plans cover 100% of the employee's premium with an HSA and we also provide PPO/FSA plans.
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
DISCO offers a dependent care FSA where employees can contribute up to $5000 tax-free dollars towards child or elder care.
Generous Parental Leave
DISCO provides up to 12 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. We also provide 4 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
DISCO provides employees with flexibility. Particularly as we work from home during the pandemic, we recognize our employees' families may require additional flexibility as they juggle work and home.
Remote Work Program
We are working from home during the pandemic. Our leadership has conducted remote work surveys to assess employee needs and employees will be allowed to WFH through June 2021.
Family Medical Leave
Restricted work hours
While lunch meetings were a common thing when working in the office and enjoying free delivered lunch, during the pandemic, we have restricted the noon hour to being a meeting-free hour.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
DISCO offers pre-tax commuter benefits for employees where transit and parking are relevant costs.
Free Daily Meals
Austin employees get free lunch on Monday-Friday.
Stocked Kitchen
DISCO has a well-stocked kitchen including healthy snacks, sodas, coffee, cold brew, and Topo Chico.
Some Meals Provided
Austin employees get free lunch on Monday-Friday.
Parking
We offer employees free on-site garage parking.
Recreational Clubs
Seasonal sports/fitness groups like kickball, with yoga at the office year-round
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
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