Job ID: 4420
Updated: Jan 24, 2018
Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Category: Information Technology
About Kirkland & Ellis
Kirkland & Ellis LLP is a preeminent, full-service law firm with offices around the world and a staff as diverse as the practice areas we support. Our clients range from Fortune 100 companies to medium and small corporations, financial institutions, and private equity firms. Known for our commitment to excellence, Kirkland strives to provide superior service to our clients as well as our fellow employees. From Information Technology to Human Resources, Paralegal Services to Business Development, Kirkland offers non-attorney professionals challenging careers in a variety of functional areas. Whether starting or growing your career, Kirkland can offer a performance-driven culture filled with bright and innovative teams of co-workers.
Essential Job Functions
The Messenger Engineer 2 position is directly responsible for the engineering and operation of the global Kirkland & Ellis messaging infrastructure and mobile device management platforms, which are available to over 4,200 attorneys and staff worldwide. Provide 24x7 day-to-day operations support of the Firm’s messaging and mobile device infrastructure. Resolve complex technical issues related to system availability, performance and end-user experience. Provide direct support to other infrastructure and application teams as it relates to messaging and mobility as well as third-level support for end-users. Manage escalation of issues to other third-level support teams and vendors. Proactively monitor systems for stability and performance issues and perform regular reporting of system metrics for capacity planning purposes.
Qualifications & Requirements
Education, Work Experience, Skills
The Messaging Engineer 2 must have a BA/BS in computer science, related field, or equivalent experience. The Messaging Engineer must have 3+ years of overall technology experience supporting major implementations of Microsoft Exchange in large corporations. Additional requirements include:
Certificates, Licensures, Registrations
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