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Network Infrastructure and Cyber Security Engineer

Job Description

As a Network Infrastructure and Cyber Security Engineer, you will be a key player in maintaining and enhancing the firm’s IT infrastructure, with a specific focus on ensuring robust cybersecurity defenses.

This role involves a blend of technical skills, planning, and a proactive approach to managing both physical and digital infrastructures in a dynamic legal environment.  The ideal candidate will have a strong background in IT network infrastructure, cloud platforms and cybersecurity protocols, and a keen understanding of the unique security challenges faced by law firms.  This role reports to the Director of Information Technology.

Responsibilities

  • Implement, and maintain the firm’s IT network infrastructure, including servers, networks, and cloud services.
  • Conduct regular system audits to ensure optimal performance and compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Coordinate with vendors and service providers for infrastructure and cyber-security related services.
  • Create and enforce cybersecurity policies and procedures to protect sensitive legal data in accordance with recognized information security frameworks.
  • Manage security solutions such as firewalls, endpoint protection, threat detection and response platforms.
  • Working alongside external service providers to regularly monitor network and system logs for unusual or suspicious activity.
  • Staying abreast of emerging cybersecurity trends and threats, particularly those relevant to the legal sector.
  • Oversee a robust data backup, data protection and disaster recovery plan.
  • Collaborate with IT team members on various projects, providing support for infrastructure and cybersecurity related activity.
  • Documenting procedures for the Customer Support team
  • Drive knowledge and best practice sharing to the Support Services team as part of project delivery and change management activities.
  • Act as an escalation point for application and device Incident and Problem tickets.

Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of network infrastructure, cloud services, and cybersecurity tools and practices.
  • Minimum 3 years proven experience in IT network infrastructure or cybersecurity roles.
  • Strong knowledge and experience of Microsoft 365 cloud services, with advanced security capabilities advantageous.
  • Experience of managing and supporting a Citrix environment.
  • Experience within the Legal Sector desirable.
  • Professional certifications, for example, CYSA+, SSCP, SEC+, CCNA are advantageous.
  • Proactive and adaptive to a rapidly changing technology environment.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to professionally interact with individuals at all levels of the organization and with consultants and vendors.

Working Conditions

  • Professional office work environment.  Sitting and standing for long periods of time.  Phone and PC/Laptop usage and operating general office equipment.  May require lifting and carrying supplies or equipment up to 40 lbs.   Bending, kneeling, stretching, lifting and working from a ladder in an office environment related to working with equipment that supports the network environment.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the role.
  • May require night or weekend work on occasion troubleshooting critical issues or to accommodate off-hours system maintenance.

About Wyrick Robbins

Wyrick Robbins is a commercial law firm with a focus on growth-oriented businesses and various financial organizations that provide capital to such businesses.  Its clients are local, regional, national and global, and range from start-up and early-stage technology companies to established growth companies, both privately-owned and publicly-held.  The firm handles financial and corporate transactions, commercial litigation and other legal needs of these businesses.

Application

  • Cover letter
  • Resume

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