Digital Forensic Technician/Analyst

New Zealand Police Force

Police National Headquarters

Permanent, Full Time

Police Employee, Intelligence Career Structure

Job Req: 27901


About the role:


We are looking for a high performing dynamic person to work in a team who conduct day-to-day investigations and provide specialist expertise in the area of Digital Forensics.


This role presents a great opportunity to develop new skills and productively contribute to an ever changing environment. As an expert witness you will need to demonstrate your IT knowledge and convey technical information to a broad audience.


Key Accountabilities:


Be self-motivated and have excellent organisational, research, and communication skills
Pay attention to detail and have the flexibility to cope with change
Have the ability to rapidly absorb, understand and apply new concepts and technologies
Be capable of making sound decisions under pressure
Work well and communicate positively in a team environment
What you’ll bring:


Being part of the Police whānau is about being our best to ensure our communities are safe and feel safe. Our Core Competencies provide a shared understanding of the behaviours, leadership and technical competence required for success at each level of Police. Whilst we are looking for skills, knowledge and experience relevant to the role, we also place high importance on your state of mind, the alignment of your values with ours, your ability to contribute to and build high performing teams, and the way that you lead yourself or others.


Special Requirements:


Clean and current (full) Driver’s license
IT degree or work experience within an IT related field
Complete Certified Forensic Computer Examiner certification as part of the career structure
All candidates interviewed will be subject to a proficiency test.
This role is set at Individual Contributor level, this means your key purpose is “to deliver or enable others to deliver Our Business”.


We will ask you questions based on “How we will deliver Our Business – Core Competencies” and the appropriate role level.


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About us:


Our mission is to be the safest country by delivering services that ensure New Zealand communities are confident, safe and secure.


Working Flexibly:


Your wellbeing inside and outside of work is important to us. We’re open to discussing flexible working options that work for both you and the business.


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How to apply:


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If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact Talent Pathway Advisor Emma Holley:


Applications close at 5:00pm Thursday 25th February 2021

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