The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Vermont seeks to hire a full-time Computer Systems Administrator (CSA) in our Burlington, Vermont office. The Office provides defense services to indigent persons in federal criminal cases under authority of the Criminal Justice Act, 18 U.S.C. §3006A.
Position Description: The CSA will provide administration, technical support, and training for all computer operations of the office. System applications include word processing, case management, financial management, networking, litigation support and telecommunications. The CSA will test and perform upgrades of hardware and software, develop equipment upgrade schedules, and assist with the evaluation and procurement of network hardware, office IT equipment, and software. The CSA will maintain technical and user documentation for all assigned systems and applications, coordinate all IT support services, and ensure integrity and safety of office data. Related responsibilities include: providing consultation and support to staff attorneys, investigators and paralegals in computer forensics, trial preparation and presentation; and electronic discovery management, including identifying, preserving, processing, and analyzing paper documents and electronically stored information. Network security responsibilities include developing procedures for user and visitor access, backup routines, disaster recovery, inventory control, and virus and spyware protection.