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15-1299.04 - Penetration Testers Bright Outlook

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Investigate security incidents by using computer forensics, network forensics, root cause analysis, or malware analysis.

33-3021.06 Intelligence Analysts
  • Gather, analyze, correlate, or evaluate information from a variety of resources, such as law enforcement databases.
  • Validate known intelligence with data from other sources.
  • Analyze intelligence data to identify patterns and trends in criminal activity.
  • Gather intelligence information by field observation, confidential information sources, or public records.
  • Predict future gang, organized crime, or terrorist activity, using analyses of intelligence data.
  • Evaluate records of communications, such as telephone calls, to plot activity and determine the size and location of criminal groups and members.
  • Gather and evaluate information, using tools, such as aerial photographs, radar equipment, or sensitive radio equipment.
33-3021.00 Detectives and Criminal Investigators
  • Examine records and governmental agency files to find identifying data about suspects.
  • Analyze completed police reports to determine what additional information and investigative work is needed.
  • Obtain and verify evidence by interviewing and observing suspects and witnesses or by analyzing records.
  • Examine records to locate links in chains of evidence or information.
15-1299.06 Digital Forensics Analysts   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Analyze log files or other digital information to identify the perpetrators of network intrusions.
  • Perform file signature analysis to verify files on storage media or discover potential hidden files.
  • Perform forensic investigations of operating or file systems.
  • Perform web service network traffic analysis or waveform analysis to detect anomalies, such as unusual events or trends.
33-9021.00 Private Detectives and Investigators Bright Outlook
  • Search computer databases, credit reports, public records, tax or legal filings, or other resources to locate persons or to compile information for investigations.
  • Obtain and analyze information on suspects, crimes, or disturbances to solve cases, to identify criminal activity, or to gather information for court cases.