Our Forensic Technology team responds to data breaches, cyber crime and other technology-driven criminal activity, and supports white-collar crime inquiries by securing, investigating and handling of digital evidence and electronic information to help organizations manage risk and minimize potential damage arising from misconduct.

Senior Consultant – Forensic Technology


  • Deliver core digital forensic technical activities at client’s premises and in our forensic lab, including: identifying, securing and acquiring digital evidence from a broad range of data sources such as computer/laptop hard drives, USB and external storage devices, mobile/handheld devices, networks, server systems and IoT devices, and subsequently perform digital forensic analyses and evaluation of data from such sources using specialized tools and state-of-the-art methodologies
  • Support white-collar crime investigations and inquiries with processing and preparation of data extracted from various sources for subsequent searching, analysis and review by client, legal, and KPMG investigative teams
  • Summarizing results from analyses and produce comprehensive and accurate reports, recommendations and presentations for both technical and non-technical audiences to support investigations
  • Apply advanced investigative and visualization techniques, machine learning and predictive coding algorithms to get faster and better insights into collected data
  • Managing operational elements of KPMG’s digital forensic technology solutions, such as: developing, implementing and maintaining digital forensic service operating procedures and playbooks, evaluating development of novel tools and methodologies, and building scripts to enhance delivery of digital forensic services, as well as managing and maintaining KPMG’s digital forensic lab and equipment, and contributing to training, mentoring and guiding team members on related methodologies, best practices, tools and capabilities.
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or a closely related technical degree with a major in Computer Science/Computer Engineering
  • At least 3 years of prior forensic technology or digital/IT/cyber forensic experience, ideally in a consulting or professional services environment
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Microsoft operating systems
  • Excellent proficiency with well established digital forensic suite tools such as EnCase, Cellebrite, FTK, etc.
  • Comfortable undertaking evidence collection from a wide range of legacy, current, and novel data sources
  • EnCE and relevant SANS institute certifications, other recognized certifications in the Forensic Technology field will be an advantage.
  • Solid experience with programming languages such as Python, Batch or Bash; knowledge in C++, Java, Ruby, SQL a plus
  • Good understanding of hardware components and technologies (processors, bus systems, storage components) and broad knowledge of computer network technologies (components, protocols, network)
  • Fluent German and professionally proficient English skills required, French and other languages an advantage
  • Sense of responsibility, discretion and ability to work with highly confidential and sensitive data
  • You excel when working under pressure, while at the same time maintaining a high level of diligence and eye for detail, supported by a sense of perseverance and assertiveness
  • You bring a self-starting, flexible and dynamic personality with an entrepreneurial, creative mind-set and well developed team spirit
  • You thrive on solving complex problems and finding “the needle in the haystack”

We provide a dynamic work environment that is fast-paced and often reactive to the needs of our clients. We are flexible, responsive, and above all committed to the quality and integrity of our work. As a new joiner to the team, you will experience dedicated colleagues to ensure your development and success on every project. You will be encouraged to think independently and provide creative ideas and solutions to increase the quality of our overall service. Our attractive Forensic client portfolio will ensure that no day will be the same, making this a fascinating position.

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.

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