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IT Sup­port

IT Sup­port- Pro­fes­sion­al Services

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  • Pro­fes­sion­al, Dynam­ic and Friend­ly environment
  • Award win­ning Law Firm
  • Peo­ple & well­ness focused initiatives

About Swaab

We are a mul­ti-award win­ning, com­mer­cial law firm.

Estab­lished in 1981 we have grown to become a haven for inno­va­tion, entre­pre­neur­ship, fam­i­ly busi­ness, SMEs, cor­po­rates, high-net-worth indi­vid­u­als and gov­ern­ment clients. We hold a unique posi­tion in the mar­ket place, as a firm with both full-ser­vice Com­mer­cial and Fam­i­ly law offer­ings. Our suc­cess has been a result of putting our peo­ple and clients first by liv­ing our val­ues of: Com­mit­ment, Integri­ty, Excel­lence, Gen­eros­i­ty of Spir­it, Uni­ty and Inno­va­tion. Our strong and endur­ing cul­ture has been the result of devel­op­ing and nur­tur­ing long-term client relationships.

Our key areas of prac­tice are fam­i­ly law, cor­po­rate, com­mer­cial, intel­lec­tu­al prop­er­ty and tech­nol­o­gy, employ­ment law, prop­er­ty, plan­ning, con­struc­tion, lit­i­ga­tion, insol­ven­cy and franchising.

We are a mem­ber of Mer­i­tas, a glob­al alliance of inde­pen­dent, full ser­vice law firms and are its only Syd­ney based mem­ber. This allows us to keep in touch glob­al­ly, pro­vide extend­ed ser­vices to our clients and gives us the expo­sure and oppor­tu­ni­ty to work with inter­na­tion­al businesses.

About the role

With the firm con­tin­u­ing to grow, there is a need to expand our IT team. This is a new­ly cre­at­ed posi­tion report­ing to and sup­port­ing the Head of IT. The suc­cess­ful can­di­date will take respon­si­bil­i­ty for:

  • work­ing to resolve sup­port requests, phone calls and walk-up requests
  • con­tin­u­al­ly improv­ing all sys­tems, appli­ca­tions and infrastructure
  • sup­port­ing the serv­er envi­ron­ment includ­ing per­for­mance mon­i­tor­ing, sys­tem upgrades, patch man­age­ment and BCP mon­i­tor­ing and testing
  • main­tain­ing the desk­top envi­ron­ment, includ­ing OS deploy­ment, soft­ware updates, hard­ware refresh­es and asset assignment
  • par­tic­i­pat­ing in IT projects to roll out changes to the environment
  • han­dling setups, changes and IT induc­tions for new hires, relo­ca­tions and departures
  • main­tain­ing sys­tem doc­u­men­ta­tion and end-user sup­port­ing documentation

Skills & Experience

We are look­ing for a bright, moti­vat­ed, IT sup­port per­son who has 3 – 5‑years’ expe­ri­ence work­ing with­in a sup­port and sys­tems role with­in a pro­fes­sion­al ser­vices firm. While expe­ri­ence in the legal indus­try would be advan­ta­geous, it is not a key requirement.

Can­di­dates that demon­strate a his­to­ry of work­ing in face to face sup­port with­in an office envi­ron­ment, have worked with­in a team of IT pro­fes­sion­als and are look­ing for more respon­si­bil­i­ty, auton­o­my and own­er­ship with deliv­er­ing IT sup­port and solu­tions will be high­ly considered.

To suc­ceed in this role, we are seek­ing a can­di­date who:

  • enjoys the chal­lenge prob­lem solving
  • always looks for ways to improve and sim­pli­fy sys­tems and process
  • is per­son­able, will­ing to assist and peo­ple (client) focused
  • under­stands risk and its impor­tance in business
  • self-moti­vat­ed and can work autonomous­ly whilst work­ing in a team

Tech­ni­cal­ly you will have most, if not all of the fol­low­ing skills:

  • Sig­nif­i­cant expe­ri­ence work­ing with Microsoft Win­dows 10, Microsoft 365 apps and deploy­ing and sup­port­ing desk­top software
  • Expe­ri­ence work­ing with Microsoft Win­dows Serv­er (2012 and above), Active Direc­to­ry (inc Azure AD), Exchange and Share­Point online, vir­tu­alised infra­struc­ture, back­up and DR solu­tions, net­work­ing and security,
  • Pow­er­Shell, VBScript, SQL and Python languages
  • Expo­sure to Lin­ux would be advantageous

Cul­ture

Work­place cul­ture is every­thing to us, because when our peo­ple are hap­py, we know they will look after our clients and them­selves. Swaab is a place where peo­ple feel they can inno­vate, col­lab­o­rate and devel­op their careers and are reward­ed for their efforts. Your well­be­ing and that of all our team is our pri­or­i­ty and we work hard to con­tin­u­al­ly work on our culture.

How to Apply

If this sounds like an oppor­tu­ni­ty that you want to explore fur­ther, please send your resume and cov­er let­ter out­lin­ing why you would be a suit­able can­di­date to Angela Sharpe, Head of Peo­ple and Cul­ture. All appli­ca­tions will be treat­ed in strict confidence.

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