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Lead eDiscovery Analyst

Date: Apr 10, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we believe that technology is the backbone of our operations and is key to our continued success. As the Lead e-Discovery Analyst, you will collaborate across the organization to support the technical needs of the Legal department. We will immerse you in a rapidly growing environment fueled by achievement and a tenacious team spirit, and make sure you have the tools, resources and support to build a career you’re not only proud of, but one you’ll love.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Act as a thought leader and subject matter expert for all issues related to e-discovery across the enterprise; leverage expert experience with e-discovery collection tools
  • Provide comprehensive support to internal and external legal teams, assisting them in depositions and court hearings when needed
  • Ensure that standard procedures for e-discovery and litigation support projects are consistently applied across the life cycle of each matter
  • Partner with vendors and in-house resources who are performing preservation, collection, processing and/or hosting services
  • Manage and conduct data collection, processing and production under the direction of the legal team and outside counsel
  • Maintain awareness of laws, rules and industry best practices/processes as they relate to e-discovery
  • Continuously influence process improvement within various related departments/functions
  • Implement strategies to drive efficiencies and control costs by assessing and managing vendor performance, expense forecasts and process insourcing/outsourcing
  • Support the Legal and HR departments with internal investigations when needed, including collecting, processing and preserving related evidence
  • Act as the primary technology liaison to facilitate the successful completion of e-discovery and legal technology projects
  • Support the implementation and ongoing operation of legal technology systems, including legal hold management systems, e-discovery tools, matter management, e-billing, etc.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to track and report departmental key performance metrics
  • Conduct research on the actions of current and former employees to identify potential activities that could put intellectual property at risk

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Information Technology or Legal Matter Management, or demonstrated experience in these areas
  • Expert-level experience with commercial e-discovery tools and using the EDRM model
  • Demonstrated experience conducting digital evidence gathering and managing internal investigations
  • Expert-level experience with writing and developing e-discovery policies and procedures and with writing/presenting reports and findings
  • Deep understanding of computer forensic and incident response methodologies
  • Experience presenting technical findings to a nontechnical audience
  • Demonstrated experience with data analysis, documentation and reporting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook), Visio and Access

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Industry standard certifications
  • Strong problem-solving, networking and teambuilding skills
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and with limited supervision to achieve assigned goals and objectives
  • Solid ability to multitask in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment

Be part of something big.#LI-CM2


XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte