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Litigation support specialist position
The Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California is accepting applications for a full-time litigation support specialist position. The litigation support specialist will be stationed in the Los Angeles main office, but will also work in the Riverside and Santa Ana branches. The Federal Public Defender’s Office is committed to the client-centered pursuit of justice by advocating for the constitutional rights and inherent dignity of indigent individuals who are accused or convicted of crimes.

Job Duties:
Litigation support specialists provide specialized support to attorneys and case teams in all types of federal matters, including pre-indictment cases, trials, appeals, and habeas cases.
 
Database & Software Responsibilities:
Using forensic tools (Forensic Toolkit,
Encase, Cellebrite, Axiom) to capture and
review data from forensically acquired
digital devices

Create forensic copies of data sources,
e.g., hard drives, portable storage media,
tablets, smart phones, and cloud data

Analyze and preserve such data in
accordance with those standards utilizing
write-blocking technology.

Interpret Call Detail Records and
generate Cell Tower Maps

Perform Video, Photo and Audio
Forensics

Experience with the following operating
systems: Windows, Macintosh, Linux or
UNIX, iOS, and Android

Experience and familiarity with forensic
artifacts and hash tags
Digital Forensics Responsibilities
Using forensic tools (Forensic Toolkit,
Encase, Cellebrite, Axiom) to capture and
review data from forensically acquired
digital devices

Create forensic copies of data sources,
e.g., hard drives, portable storage media,
tablets, smart phones, and cloud data

Analyze and preserve such data in
accordance with those standards utilizing
write-blocking technology.

Interpret Call Detail Records and
generate Cell Tower Maps

Perform Video, Photo and Audio
Forensics

Experience with the following operating
systems: Windows, Macintosh, Linux or
UNIX, iOS, and Android

Experience and familiarity with forensic
artifacts and hash tags



 
Position: Litigation support specialist position
Organization: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
Location: Los Angeles,  CA 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 7/8/2021
Requirements Requirements: All applicants must have an undergraduate degree in paralegal studies, computer science, or a related field, and five (5) or more years of experience working with forensic tools and litigation support applications and databases. Certifications in any of these forensic tools are
preferred but not required.

Selection Criteria: Candidates must have an interest in advancing the Federal Public Defender’s mission of providing high quality criminal defense to indigent individuals; must keep up with emerging IT trends; have strong oral and written communication skills; be able to work independently, be flexible, and take initiative; and work well in teams. A background investigation is
required as a condition of employment. In line with current appropriations law, applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents seeking citizenship as described here:

https://www.uscourts.gov/careers/search-judiciary-jobs/citizenship-requirements-employmentjudiciary.

Salary/Benefits:
This is a full-time, at-will position. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and is subject to direct deposit. Benefits include health and life insurance, retirement, and a Thrift Savings Plan. For more information on benefits, see http://www.uscourts.gov/careers/benefits.

How to Apply:
Apply by emailing a letter of interest, résumé, and three references in a single PDF
document to Cuauhtémoc Ortega, Federal Public Defender, at
Employment@fpdcdca.org with the subject line: Litigation Support Specialist Application. All application materials must be received by July 26, 2021. The Federal Public Defender’s Office may fill current and future
positions from this vacancy announcement. Please, no phone calls.


The Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California is committed to equal opportunity in the workplace. All applicants, regardless of race, ethnicity, n



 
Status: This listing expires on: 10/6/2021
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Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
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Los Angeles,  CA 90012-4202
United States
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Employment@fpdcdca.org
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Cuauhtémoc Ortega