From: Debbie Allen
ACSA Position in Kansas
Our office is currently seeking another great ACSA for our Kansas City, KS office. Please share if you know of someone interested in living the Kansas City area and working for the Federal Public Defender.
Debbie Allen, Computer Systems Administrator
Federal Public Defender / District of Kansas
(316)269-6156 / (316)393-9389 (cell)
Kansas Federal Public Defender
Position: Assistant Computer Systems Administrator Location: Kansas City, Kansas Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Federal Public Defender has an immediate opening for an experienced IT professional with a successful background in systems administration. The ideal candidate will be a selfstarter with demonstrated analytical and problem solving and communication skills. This position reports to the Computer Systems Administrator. This position will be based in the Kansas City branch office but will also provide support to the branch offices in Topeka and Wichita.
Job Description The Assistant Computer Systems Administrator (ACSA) will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following assignments:
provides end user support to users including managing workstations, and administering computer hardware and software programs;
provides technical assistance with network infrastructure, installation and configuration;
assists with procurement planning;
prepares and updates technical and user documentation;
assists attorneys and staff with case related electronic discovery, automation, and litigation support;
maintains and supports the telecommunications systems;
provides setup and support for training events;
Requirements and Qualifications The successful applicant will demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of computer administration principles, practices, methods and techniques as well as the ability to communicate orally and in writing. Must be a high school graduate or equivalent. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with concentration in management information systems or a related field, is desired, but not required. Must be a US citizen or eligible to work in the United States.
To qualify, applicants must have three years technical experience providing the following support:
assisting users and providing support services;
installing and repairing automation hardware and software;
working knowledge of the Microsoft Server environment
Experience with law office IT and litigation-support tools is highly desirable.
The Kansas Federal Defender is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities encouraged to apply. Email: KSFPD@fd.org / On the web: http://ks.fd.org Vacancy Announcement: KSX 2017 – 05, Announced July 14, 2017
All application information is subject to verification and all claimed experience, certifications, training and references will be verified. Applicants invited to interview may be asked to complete a brief skills test.
Salary and Benefits Starting salary JSP-IT Grade 9/1 ($56,226) to JSP Grade 12/1 ($72,500), commensurate with experience and qualifications. The position is excepted service and does not carry the tenure rights of the competitive Civil Service. Benefits include health and life insurance, retirement, and the Thrift Savings Plan. Salary is payable only by direct deposit. A final offer of employment is subject to an FBI fingerprint check.
Application Information Qualified persons may apply by forwarding a letter of interest, resume, references to Ms. Debbie Allen, Computer Systems Administrator. Application materials may be emailed (.pdf format preferred) to KSFPD@fd.org. Open until filled; priority consideration given to applications received by August 18, 2017.
The federal defender organization operates under authority of the Criminal Justice Act, 18 USC §3006A to provide representation in federal criminal matters in the federal courts.