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Background Check Researcher

Horus North America – Austin, Texas

Background Check Researcher

Austin, TX - Posted March 2022

Horus Security Consultancy, Ltd., is a British security consultancy that has expanded to Austin, TX and provides various security services to corporate, university & govt. clients.

The Researcher role is an exciting opportunity to join our new team to consistently conduct high-quality research and utilize investigative skills to collect information from a variety of sources.

Training will be provided

Reporting to: Regional Vice President – North America
Location: Remote – Texas
Salary: Competitive – dependant on experience
Job Type: Part-time


  • Texas Private Investigators License required. Visit this link for license qualifications.
  • Undergraduate degree (or equivalent) preferred
  • 1+ yrs relevant work experience


  • Work within the research team to perform computer-based research of online public source information.
  • May Perform research relating to security consultancy & investigations.
  • Conduct high-quality research that consists of gathering, analyzing and/or evaluating data through defined company process.
  • Responsible for reporting all critical information that validates researched results.
  • Produce accurate and consistent data research.
  • Work independently and under pressure, with minimal supervision and instruction, to initiate and coordinate activities to meet strict deadlines.
  • Detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


  • Head of Screening
  • Deputy Head of Screening
  • Legal Counsel
  • Senior Researchers


  • Communication skills
  • Initiative and pro-activity
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Attention to detail
  • Planning and organizing abilities
  • Computer skills related to online research


  • Texas residents preferred
  • Remote
  • Part-time
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Horus uses custom-built software and systems to which training will be provided for.

Applications for this role will automatically be entered into the Horus Talent pool and are considered for future roles.

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