05 Dec, 2019

Digital Forensics Research & Development Manager

  • Red Snapper Recruitment
  • London, UK
Full time Analyst Mobile Specialist Developer Lecturer

Job Description

Location:        Lambeth

Contract:        Permanent Position

Hours:              0900-1700

Salary:             £40,000 - £45,000 + Company Benefits

Red Snapper Recruitment (RSR) – Police specialise in talent sourcing to provide organisations with policing skills sets.


Digital forensics has become a significant part of investigative process and helps investigators obtain evidence from the digital footprint left by criminals.


RSR police are working in partnership with Mass, a technology company with over 35-year heritage serving Defence, Law Enforcement and Government. MASS offers a fully integrated digital forensics services formed around a three tiered approach that provides operational benefits to frontline officers to include, self-service forensic analysis, specialist technical support and governance.


To maintain an effective delivery service for digital forensics we are recruiting Digital Forensics Research & Development Manager. 


The successful post holder will be responsible for the delivery of Technical and R&D solutions to the digital forensics (DF) managed service contract.


Key duties and responsibilities


  • Provide technical support and insight on hardware, software, workflow and evidence handling protocol and liaise with partners to capture and operational requirements.
  • Facilitate R&D as an interdependent part of the customer’s organisation including the management of Research & Development costed proposals, to support all levels of the Managed Service.
  • Set up and maintain relationships with relevant academia to support DF research work
  • Lead on collaboration and quality assurance with associated labs to ensure overall customer satisfaction, identify process improvements.
  • Create solutions and work with the customer and our whole supply chain to implement the R&D aspect of the service.
  • Proactively drive R&D to adapt the service to changes in the technology market and scope out avenues for future development in line with the customer’s   business objectives.
  • Produce periodic reports on performance and delivery for all lab related activities to ensure delivery of a quality service.
  • Assist in growing the account by providing the same service to other customers and scoping out force specific requirements as required.
  • Technology watch for DF advancements.


For further information, or to apply, please email – Oliver.Valentine@rsg.ltd or call 0203 119 3300

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