09 Feb, 2021

Mobile Telephone Forensic Examiner

  • Keith Borer Consultants
  • Durham, UK
Full time Mobile Specialist

Job Description

Keith Borer Consultants is a Forensic Science Consultancy that has been providing expert witness services since 1980. 


We are looking for an experienced Mobile Device Specialist to join our Digital Forensics team in Durham. The successful candidate will primarily be involved in the forensic examination of mobile devices and cloud date in line with industry best practices and producing technical reports detailing your results.  You will also be involved in repairing damaged devices in order to facilitate their forensic examination. Experience of working in mobile forensics and attending court as an expert witness is essential.


Other duties will include:

  • Peer reviewing the reports of your colleagues
  • Travelling to premises around the country, and on occasion further afield, to examine devices away from the office
  • Communicating directly with customers to establish requirements and provide estimates
  • Attending Courts for conferences with barristers
  • Assisting in progressing towards ISO17025 accreditation in your area


The standard working week is 37.5 hours, Monday to Friday, hours to be agreed between 08:00-5:30pm. 


The successful candidate will be a team player with excellent organisational, technical, and communication skills.  You will also need to be able to take responsibility for your own workload, have excellent attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure.


In additional to a competitive salary, commensurate with relevant experience you will receive the following benefits:

  • 25 days per annum holiday plus statutory, bank and public holidays
  • Permanent Health Insurance (long-term sickness cover up to 2 years)
  • 9 ½ x salary life insurance
  • 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme
  • Default Pension Salary Exchange option
  • Perkbox Membership
  • Private medical insurance (optional)


Due to nature of the work we undertake, all applicants must have lived in the UK continuously for the past three years and will be required to gain and retain security clearance which we will arrange.


Keith Borer Consultants is part of Orchid Cellmark Ltd.