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CONTRACT2HIRE e-Discovery Application Administrator III (GOV'T)

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

Our client is looking for an e-Discovery Application Administrator to handle the operation and maintenance of IT systems set up by the Government to provide automated litigation support IT resources to specific cases. This role will keep the systems and services up and running including monitoring, analyzing, and optimizing server and system performance as well as making recommendations for improving performance. The Administrator will be performing scheduled system backups, assigning user IDs and passwords, allocating and tracking disk space, providing consulting support and advice to, and coordinating with, IT users responsible for specific applications/databases on the servers. Significant, hands-on experience implementing and running a Windows environment and applications is required. It is essential that the individual actually has done the work of designing, obtaining equipment and software, installing, integrating, and testing in the environment required. The candidate must have experience with Relativity, Brainspace and web hosting. A Windows Certified Network Engineer certification is highly desired. Send resumes to [email protected].


Responsibilities/Duties:
  • Manages the operation and maintenance of IT systems set up by the Government to provide automated litigation support IT resources to specific cases
  • Oversees keeping the systems and services up and running; monitoring, analyzing and optimizing server and system performance, including making recommendations for improving performance; performing scheduled system backups; assigning user IDs and passwords; allocating and tracking disk space; providing consulting support and advice to, and coordinating with, IT users responsible for specific applications/databases on the servers; identifying and ordering needed supplies, hardware, software and accessories; and performing hardware and software upgrades
  • Implements and enforces system, facility, and data security measures, including resources and procedures for patch management, security reporting, and disaster recovery
  • Administers not only hardware and operating system software, but also database and other applications software
  • Coordinates with the technical staff on all these issues, and coordinates as well as with the office automation network administration staff on issues having to do with office automation networks
  • Reports on progress
  • Develops tools for system-wide use in developing applications; prepares system documentation
  • May have some supervisory responsibilities

Required Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate degree (preferably in the computer science or management information/technology disciplines) OR equivalent years of experience will be considered/accepted in lieu of degree
  • Several years of experience, with some of those being hands-on, directly applicable experience actually doing the work of implementing and running a Windows environment and applications. It is essential that the individual actually has done the work of designing, obtaining equipment and software, installing, integrating, testing, etc., in the environment required
  • Must have a good understanding and on-the-job experience on the specific applications and application software, e.g., Clearwell, Relativity, Brainspace, Ipro eCapture, Everlaw, TrialDirector, web hosting, etc.
  • Some experience setting up large scale database management applications, using the applicable database management software
  • Experience in storage technology planning, performance capacity planning and modeling, applications planning, human factors issues, distributed processing, business process analysis
  • Requires in-depth knowledge of the proprietary IT environments, including office automation networks and PC and server based databases and applications
  • Requires in-depth knowledge of the proprietary security requirements
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance

Desired Qualifications:
  • Litigation support experience helpful
  • Proven management skills preferred
  • Windows Certified Network Engineer certification highly desirable
  • Current or active clearance preferred

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