Come and shine with the stars of LeClairRyan! Since its inception, LeClairRyan has grown exponentially and is now home to over 300 attorneys with offices in 15 states and the District of Columbia. LeClairRyan is currently seeking a Network Engineer in Newark, New Jersey who will contribute to overall success and help secure the bright future of the Firm.
LeClairRyan is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace.
One Riverfront Plaza is home to LeClairRyan’s Newark, New Jersey office and is conveniently located adjacent to Newark Penn Station. As our second largest office, approximately 65 attorneys and over 50 professional support staff represent the Firm in Newark and offer services to our valued clients in a multitude of practice areas. Individuals who join LeClairRyan in Newark can expect a constantly changing environment that fosters professional growth and development.
LeClairRyan’s Information Technology team consists of approximately 20 professional staff who provide onsite and remote support to LeClairRyan employees nationwide. As LeClairRyan has expanded, the team has focused on development, improvement, and implementation of the Firm’s technological resources. With LeClairRyan’s dedication to innovation, our Information Technology department will continue to be a vital part of our continued success.
The Network Engineer is responsible for configuration, monitoring, and maintaining local and wide-area network resources in all LeClairRyan offices, as well as configuration and maintenance of network security infrastructure as required. As a subject matter expert the Network Engineer is solely responsible for the creation, implementation and management of the networking including monitoring, traffic analysis and reporting.
Manages data and voice networks: voice and data VLANs, WAN data circuits, remote access, all WAN and LAN network hardware including routers, switches and all network based firewalls.
Configures, maintains, and monitors Cisco wireless networks and ensures optimal network performance
Responsible for assisting in the troubleshooting of internal telephony systems: network path traversal, routing, NAT, and VLAN.
Working knowledge and experience with SD WAN deployment, configuration and MPLS integration.
Assist with configuration and implementation of mobile devices infrastructure (Good for Work), Anti-Spam services (Mimecast), and Anti-Malware services.
Responsible for assisting in the creation, implementation, and maintenance of a disaster recovery facility in Bridgewater, NJ including provisioning, build out and maintenance, of company infrastructure, data replication meeting company RTO and RPO objectives; provide reporting on SLA’s needed to deliver network services and client applications (including Citrix , web servers and all related network infrastructure).
Works with infrastructure as a service provider to provide reporting to ensure adherence to SLAs
Responsible for assisting in the maintenance and troubleshooting of intrusion detection and prevention systems.
Works closely with security personnel and IT management to develop and recommend new network security policy proposals to improve security posture and ensure that the Firm meets emerging security standards.
Establish and maintain a system of network alerting to ensure reliability and maximize system availability.
Bachelor's degree preferred, plus relevant network and security certifications
CCNA certification required, CCNP or CCIE certification preferred
Experience in network security systems and relevant certifications are preferred
MCSE, MCP, ITIL certifications preferred
At least 5 years of related experience required.
Law Firm experience required.
Position requires escalation management and after-hours responsiveness.
Excellent working knowledge of IT concepts with an emphasis on network and security
Expert knowledge of TCP/IP, TCP and UDP ports
Expert knowledge and hands on experience of networking concepts (Wired and Wireless)
Working knowledge of mobility devices (Blackberry, Windows Mobile, Android and Apple iDevices)
Excellent understanding of Windows Clients, Servers, and communication protocols.
Hands-on knowledge of Cloud Services, co-location and disaster recovery data center implementation and support
Solid working knowledge of Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, and Visio
Working knowledge and understanding of ITIL framework
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Must be proficient with planning and possess excellent organizational skills
Must take initiative and have decision making ability
Complex interpretation, presentation, analytical and conceptual skills
Critical thinking, financial management skills
Ability to handle sensitive/confidential communication
Excellent interpersonal skills
LeClairRyan does not accept unsolicited resume submittals from contracted or non-contracted agencies. LeClairRyan is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
About LeClairRyan PLLC
As a trusted advisor, LeClairRyan provides business counsel and client representation in corporate law and litigation. In this role, the firm applies its knowledge, insight and skill to help clients achieve their business objectives while managing and minimizing their legal risks, difficulties and expenses. With offices in California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Virginia and Washington, D.C., the firm has approximately 325 attorneys representing a wide variety of clients throughout the nation.