Manager, Forensic Technology Project Management – (West Coast)


BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships, and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of putting people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge, and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which we conduct ourselves day in and day out, both internally and externally.

As a Manager in the Forensic Technology Services team, the candidate will be responsible for driving the process of eDiscovery for our clients.

Essential Duties:
– Responding directly to client requests and providing consultation within the framework of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) including working closely with digital forensics and managed review teams;
– Developing, actively communicating, and managing project plans for clients including consultation on processes and tools to meet project goals;
– Executing against agreed to e-discovery protocols and regulatory processing and production requirements;
– Competency in end-to-end platform solutions, such as RelativityOne, including knowledge of processing workflows, early case assessment, review workflows, appropriate use and application of analytic tools and methodologies, machine translation workflows and complex production workflows.
– Proficiency and demonstrated experience in adopting, leveraging and applying advanced analytic applications such as H5 Matter Analytics, the Reveal Data suite (Reveal, NexLP and Brainspace) and the ever-evolving suite of technology;
– Be able to consult on technology assisted review applications and a basic understanding of algorithms and workflow with willingness to continue to develop this skillset;
– The ability to analyze and provide meaningful insights, interpretations and guidance by leveraging data intelligence and mining solutions (e.g. SmartSheet, Microsoft PowerBI, Microsoft Advanced E-Discovery, trend analyses) to educate and consult with clients; and
– Ability to manage multiple workstreams across the assigned portfolio of clients; including both upstream escalation paths and downstream day-to-day management.
– Staying on top of trends, new tools, and overall knowledge of the e-discovery marketplace in the service of our clients.
– Strong ability to translate highly technical information to non-technical clients;
– Exceptional organizational skills;
– Perform other related duties as required.


– Bachelor’s degree required.
– Juris Doctorate preferred

– Five (5) or more years of e-discovery project experience required
– Experience in project management for e-discovery managed services, preferred
– Experience with multi-matter repositories and migrating large quantities of data across workspaces and platforms, preferred

– Two (2) or more Relativity certifications are strongly preferred. Example certifications include:
• Relativity Certified Administrator is preferred
• RelativityOne Reviewer Pro, Relativity Analytics Specialist, and/or Relativity Project Management Specialist are strongly encouraged
– One (1) or more Reveal Data suite certifications strongly preferred. Example certifications include:
• Brainspace Analyst, Specialist, and/or Admin Certification is preferred
• NexLP is a plus
– ACEDS’ Certified E-Discovery Specialist Certification, eDiscovery Executive Certificate, and/or eDiscovery Technology Certificate is preferred

– Proficient in RelativityOne and Brainspace is required.
– Proficiency in H5, and a general understanding of machine language translation tools is preferred.
– Proficiency in Microsoft Advanced E-Discovery is preferred.
– Proficiency in other eDiscovery platforms is preferred.

Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
– Excellent oral and written communication skills
– Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
– Proven ability to work in a deadline-driven environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously
– Solid organizational skills especially the ability to meet project deadlines with a focus on details and quality
– Ability to successfully multi-task while working independently or within a group environment
– Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and client personnel
– Provide an encouraging team atmosphere on engagements and contribute to the professional development of the team
– Foreign language skills, specifically in Mandarin, Cantonese, French, German, and/or Hindi is not required, but would be a strong benefit.

Multiple Locations

Anchorage, Orange County, Phoenix, San Francisco, San Jose, San Ramon, Seattle, Seattle 601, Spokane

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