Audio Video Examiner (MEDEX)

Intelligence Analysis Bethesda, Maryland


K2 Group, Inc. is currently seeking an Audio-Video Examiner who will work on an interdisciplinary team under minimal supervision. K2 Group will fill this position with a self-­motivator and someone with a keen attention to detail.  The right candidate will be comfortable in a fast-­paced environment supporting the mission with high visibility.

 Performance shall include:

  • Examining digitally stored image and video files.
  • Robust content examination and analysis of a large volume of multimedia files, metadata exploitation to expose file processing and distribution workflows.
  • Image/video/audio authentication.
  • Image and video enhancement.
  • Digitization of analog media.
  • Compression and conversion of video and audio files. 

 Security Clearance:

  • Requires a current/active TS/SCI with CI polygraph.


  • 1-3 (junior) 3-7 (mid) years of total experience with media production and/or media forensics.
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field.
  • Experience in the IC/law enforcement community conducting AV exploitation/analysis
  • Foundational knowledge of digital media forensic exploitation processes and forensic methodologies.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise in file specifications and formats for still image, video, and audio files; and file format conversion processes.
  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency in technical report writing to include editing and peer reviewing.
  • Proficiency with multimedia production tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, AVID Media Composer, and Apple Final Cut Studio.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

 Desired Qualifications:

  • Certification in any digital media forensics exploitation discipline such as Law Enforcement and Emergency Services Video Association (LEVA).
  • Capable camera operator or video and/or still image creation.
  • Familiarity of IC reporting and databases.
  • Experienced with all source analysis and report writing in the IC.
  • Demonstrated experience in communicating to audiences of varying expertise, as well as collaborating with an interdisciplinary team.
  • Strong focus on continuous learning in visual media technologies.