Functional Specialist

Job Locations US-VA-Mclean
Information Technology
Regular Full-Time


The Functional Specialist serves as case managers for assigned litigation, investigation, FOIA, and Congressional inquiry cases and

provides much of the support for the litigation support applications used by DLA that meet specific needs of the cases supported.

  • Applies knowledge of computer system principles, automated data processing functions, and software languages to develop solutions to user requirements while converting and loading data files produced in discovery into appropriate computer applications; and administers the eDiscovery application servers used to support instances of litigation.
  • Customize programs and applications to manage, retrieve, and manipulate data to meet the specific needs of the cases supported and analyzes complex application problems involving all phases of system analysis to provide resolution. Understands application behavior in on-premises data centers and virtual environments to fully utilize the benefit of eDiscovery technologies and provides expert advice on best practices involving ESI.
  • The Functional Specialist with work under the direction of TOPM. 


Minimum Requirements: 

  • Five years relevant experience in e-Discovery required.
  • Experienced with COTS e-Discovery software to review and analyze data around litigation, investigations, government requests, etc.
  • Knowledge of governance and storage of Electronically Stored Information (ESI) that is collected or copied from native locations in compliance with federal laws including EGovernment Act and Privacy Act. Expertise in governing information pursuant to industry standards. Broad experience in the preservation of metadata.
  • Project Management certification is helpful but not required.
  • Must possess IT-II security clearance or have a current National Agency Check with Local Agency Check and Credit Check (NACLC) at time of proposal submission.
  • DoD Approved 8570 Baseline Certification Category IAM Level I


Minimum Education: 

  • BS or BA degree or four (4) additional years of related experience.


Highly Desired Skills: 

  • Certified eDiscovery Specialist (CEDS).


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