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Lead Forensics Consultant

Req id:  37837

Broomfield, CO, US Virtual, US



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 




Be part of a Canadian success story! From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

Feel at home. Our welcoming culture can be attributed to our Canadian roots and values. We genuinely want to help each other, and we share a passion for our customers.

 Join Our Team: Discover the Exciting Opportunity Ahead


This role is based in Illinois, New York, Virginia or Washington. 

We are seeking an experienced, high-energy, team-oriented forensics professional to join an amazing digital forensics team as a Lead Forensics Consultant in our OpenText LegalTech business unit.

In this position you will work with the team to assist our broad range of clients with an array of forensic requirements including data scoping, data collection, digital forensic analysis, and reporting. Additional responsibilities will include helping this growing team build and develop, working with the sales team to develop opportunities and providing mentorship and guidance to other team members.

The role is tied to our Broomfield, CO office as part of the Global Digital Forensics team.


Your Skills Shine Here: You Are Great At

Leading complex digital forensic collections and investigations from enquiry to completion
Conducting digital forensic analysis and reporting on findings
Presenting complex technical issues in a way the layman can understand
Mentoring and training junior team members
Maintaining positive and professional relationships at all levels
Researching and understanding new and emerging technologies and data types
Writing and presenting on current best practices and topical discussions for clients and industry professionals


Unlock Your Potential: What It Takes to Thrive with Us!

A Bachelor level degree or equivalent industry qualifications and work experience
Deep level understanding of digital forensic concepts and best practices
Proven track record of working effectively with Sales and eDiscovery teams
Proficiency with industry standard forensic software and hardware
Good organization and meticulous attention to detail
Great at working both within a team and the ability to work independently where required
Ability to prioritize incoming requests from different areas
Technically astute with proven ability to use initiative and be creative
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Flexibility to travel within the US, often at short notice

Nice to have:

Masters level degree in a relevant subject
Working knowledge of ISO27001 and ISO17025 standards
Experience of OSINT investigations
Experience of macOS and/or iOS forensic analysis
Scripting ability in Python, SQL, PowerShell or Bash
Industry certifications such as EnCE, CCE, GCFA, CFCE, CHFI etc.
Full driving license and passport
At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Embark on an Epic Journey: Join Our Team and Achieve the Extraordinary!


OpenText's commitment to diversity and inclusion surpasses legal requirements, evident in our Equal Employment Opportunity Statement of Policy which promotes a respectful and empowering environment for employees of all backgrounds, culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please contact us at Our proactive approach fosters collaboration, innovation, and personal growth, enriching OpenText's vibrant workplace.

We believe that our values are the compass that steers us in the right direction and helps us stay true to our mission. These values will not only guide our everyday decisions but also influence our strategic direction and the way we work. They reflect who we are as individuals and as a collective force, uniting us in our shared purpose. 

We create economic growth that is inclusive and sustainable. 

The world’s most trusted companies trust OpenText, and we demonstrate this in our actions as individuals, as a company, and as technology. 

We build global communities of purpose and challenge by supporting each other to exceed expectations and solve complex problems. 

We set high standards and exceptions, to learn, to be better. 

We tap into our creativity to deliver incredible experiences for customers, to ourselves, and for our planet. 

We believe a workplace should be human above all else. We ask excellence of our employees and reward it by creating an environment that is welcoming, challenging and that encourages real growth and development, not empty platitudes, or trinkets.” - Mark Barrenechea, CEO & CTO

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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