Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP has an immediate opening for a Systems Analyst. This position is responsible for evaluating, testing, installing, and supporting hardware and software to assure the smooth functioning of the law office’s technology.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performance tuning of the operating systems and application programs.
Evaluates, tests, installs, and documents hardware and software systems and services used by the firm.
Diagnose problems and provide solutions.
Attend regular IT staff meetings.
Provide regular status updates to the CIO.
Work with members of the IT staff to support end users.
Assist with firm-wide technology initiatives including the rollout of new software and hardware.
Test new software/configurations before deploying to other members of the firm.
Other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Experience with Microsoft Windows, Windows Server, Active Directory and group policy.
Experience in technical support role, preferably in a legal environment.
Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, including: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Access.
Knowledge of legal business software including but not limited to: iManage, DocXtools, Kofax PowerPDF, Workshare, Aderant time entry and others as needed by practice groups.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and an aptitude for technical concepts.
Effective oral, written and visual communication skills.
Ability to demonstrate confidence with and mastery of subject matter.
Highly proficient in time management, organization, planning and prioritization.
Ability to manage changing priorities, meet deadlines and adapt to a changing business environment.
Initiative, positive attitude, team orientation, self-motivated and enthusiastic.
Consistent and predictable attendance.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience.