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CONTRACT2HIRE e-Discovery Technician (GOV'T)

Washington, DC, United States
  • Employment Type: Contract To Hire

Our client is seeking an e-Discovery Technician for their Washington, D.C. office to support a Centralized Processing Intake team with receiving, tracking, and verifying electronic files as they arrive from external parties such as law firms, financial institutions, and public citizens to aid federal attorneys and investigators with their case material. Strong attention to detail and the ability to multitask as well as familiarity with MS Office applications is required. Relevant legal and/or technical experience and previous litigation support or e-discovery experience is a must. Previous experience with virus/malware checking electronic files is preferred. Must be a U.S. citizen and be able to pass a federal government background check. Send resumes to [email protected]

Duties:

  • Logs incoming/outgoing productions
  • Contacts producing parties to obtain necessary passwords or clarifications regarding the purpose of
  • the production when such information is easily discernible
  • Digests accompanying cover letters and analyzes the requirements of the incoming productions
  • Performs virus scanning of the productions off-network using multiple virus protection software and tools
  • Copies production data to designated network locations
  • Compares production data against established requirements to determine its completeness
  • Monitors email boxes for submission via email
  • Scans volumes of physical paper as needed

Qualifications:

  • BA degree or relevant work experience
  • Relevant legal and/or technical experience required
  • Previous litigation support or e-discovery experience required
  • Experience performing some of the duties outlined above in the job description
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and be able to pass a federal government background check
  • Ability to multitask
  • Must have attention to detail even while multitasking
  • Familiarity with MS Office applications such as Word and Outlook required
  • Previous experience recognizing various electronic file types (e.g. Word, Excel, PST, ZIP) strongly
  • preferred
  • Previous experience with virus/malware checking electronic files preferred
  • Previous experience scanning hard-copy documents into an electronic form
     

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(Accepted file formats are PDF, DOC, DOCX, TXT, RTF and ZIP. File size maximum is 2 MB.)