IT/Software/Technology

eDiscovery Specialist

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

eDiscovery Specialist

Onsite

Houston, TX

Duration- 6 months

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or relevant experience in lieu of college degree. 2-4 years of experience in litigation/litigation support, data discovery, litigation project management, and e-discovery processing and review technologies.
  • Familiarity with eDiscovery review and/or collection tools would be a plus.
  • Proficient in using Excel and other M365 applications.
  • Some knowledge of the EDRM, and the eDiscovery life cycle.
  • Understanding of basic legal terminology.
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills and the ability to work effectively with legal and technical teams.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to handle multiple projects with frequently changing priorities and deadlines.

Responsibilities:

  • The eDiscovery Specialist  (eDS) will partner with an eDiscovery Project Manager to provide support throughout the entire eDiscovery life cycle for litigation, subpoenas, and investigative matters.
  • The eDS will assist in the preservation, collection, and review of electronic documents and data, as well as data processed for hard copy materials, with a focus on carefully tracking each step in the process.
  • They will help facilitate communication and collaboration among in-house legal teams, vendors, outside counsel legal teams, and support staff.
  • The selected candidate for this contractor position could be assigned to multiple matters or a long-standing docket where daily assistance is required.
  • Currently, this position is a full-time contractor assignment without a specific end date. This is a great position for someone newer to eDiscovery with basic knowledge of the profession, and a desire to gain experience while working with experienced eDiscovery Project Managers and Legal Professionals.

Duties:

  • Assist in the collection and processing of electronic documents and data using tools such as M365 Purview, Nuix Discover, and/or Relativity.
  • Carefully monitor and track each step of the eDiscovery process for each matter.
  • Help plan, coordinate, execute, and deliver productions and project deliverables correctly and on time.
  • Provide support and training for Tier 1 document review attorneys service providers.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with internal teams on the acquisition of ESI as needed.
  • Help manage projects and relationships with third party partners, by overseeing and delegating various tasks.
  • Identify and escalate issues and risks as appropriate.

 

Job ID: JOB-233895
Publish Date: 01 May 2024

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