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Senior Systems Administrator, Tax Div. U.S. Dept. of Justice, Jan. 2022

Washington, D.C. · Legal

C & C International Recruitment Accepting Resumes For:

Senior Systems Administrator to assist in the work of the

Tax Division, U.S. Department of Justice
Washington, D.C. 20002

This position is exempt from Service Contract Act position wage determination pay rates as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division. 
More information is available at

However, expected pay rates determined using occupational database information by region, with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

---  Please provide requested hourly pay rate with resume  ---
(Pay rate for candidate based on qualifications and experience.)

Period of Performance: 

Date of hire through May 31, 2022 with expectation of annual renewal

Work operations approved for tele-work/ remote;  selected candidate should be able to perform on-site/ in office when requested and five (5) days a week in the Washington, D.C. are when temporary remote work discontinued

Resume Requirements:

Full contact information is requested on the resume for security clearance procedures. 
  •  A one-paragraph overview highlighting qualifications for the position, software experience, and education  
  • Be sure to include software experience/ certifications in the following:
Relativity, iPro, CaseMap, Trial Director, Concordance,
  • Resume for each person in MS Word format, over all 1” margins, 10-pitch font, maximum two (2) pages, to include professional references
  • Please provide three (3) professional references in the following format:

Name of Reference:
Job Title:
Relationship to candidate during tenure:
  • Please include the following contact information:  full name, home address, home phone number, mobile phone number, and personal email address
  • For each position and school attended, please list the following:

City and State
Dates of Employment (month and year)
Date of Graduation (month and year)
Special Requirements:
-  Must be a U.S. citizen
-  Must obtain a U.S. government security clearance, Public Trust
(active clearance preferred)

  • Undergraduate degree (preferably in the Computer Science or Information Technology/ Information Management disciplines) OR
equivalent years of experience will be considered/accepted in lieu of degree
  • Minimum five (5) years of hands-on, directly applicable experience actually doing the work of implementing the kinds of systems being set up - e.g., UNIX, Windows, Network Storage Solutions, etc. - will usually be expected
  • Minimum five (5) years of experience must be in litigation support applications and application software, e.g., Oracle, Relativity, iPro, Concordance, Trial Director, other web hosting platforms, etc.
  • Must have experience in designing, obtaining equipment and software, installing, integrating, testing, etc., in the environment required
  • Must have experience with large systems with a complex mix of operating systems and functions
  • At least one (1) year of 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, and business process analysis
  • Requires in-depth knowledge of the government I.T. environments, including office automation networks and PC and server-based databases and applications
  • Requires in-depth knowledge of the government's security requirements
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required
  • Must have experience with Relativity
  • Must have experience with SQL server version 2012 and later
  • Must be able to obtain a favorably adjudicated Public Trust Clearance
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate degree strongly preferred in the Computer Science or Information Technology/ Information Management disciplines
  • Computer Network Exploitation (CNE) certification, highly desirable
  • Some programming and scripting skills (i.e. C#, Python and/or PowerShell), valuable
  • Supervisory experience very strongly preferred
  • Currently have a favorably adjudicated Public Trust Clearance, preferred

Senior System Administrator
  • Design and implement Automated Litigation Support (ALS) software solutions primarily consisting of Commercial-Off-The-Shelf, COTS,  tools such as Relativity, iPro, CaseMap, etc.
  • Maintain ALS system infrastructure (storage, compute, network) leveraging on-premise and AWS cloud platforms
  • Maintain external access to ALS tools including identity and access management for external stakeholders. For example, expert witnesses, US Attorneys, IRS collaborators, etc.
  • Perform system maintenance including backups, restore operations, application and platform software updates, performance tuning, system monitoring, etc.
  • Produce and update system diagrams, administrator guides and end user documentation
  • Documentation must be updated at least semi-annually
  • Provide weekly reports on system health, performance, completed projects and planned activities
  • Selectee will work with the I.T. leadership supporting ALS applications and infrastructure
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