Position - IT Systems Administrator


The Firm

Mason Hayes & Curran is top tier full-service law firm based in the Dublin Docklands. We have a tradition of delivering consistently excellent advice and providing a broad range of legal services to multi-national, institutional and government clients.


We are hiring a Systems Administrator to join our IT team of 11 in providing IT support to a firm of over 600 people. This is an excellent opportunity to join an established team and develop your skills and career in a supportive environment.


So, if you like challenge, value autonomy, work well within a team - We invite you to grow your career with us!


Candidate requirements

  • 6+ years' experience in a similar position;

  • Experience in Microsoft applications e.g. Exchange, SQL, SharePoint, Teams;

  • Experience of Active Directory / Azure Active Directory;

  • Experience in managing desktop anti-virus management systems – Windows Defender, Sophos;

  • Ability to work with Vendors Managers to escalate, resolve & close out level 3 tickets;

  • Ability to provide input to vendor relationships, account management & escalation process;

  • Experience with legal sector software, iManage, interaction, elite & keyhouse is an advantage.


Responsibilities include

  • Acting as first point of contact for any L3 issues and managing and troubleshooting incidents on cloud environments based on Microsoft best practice processes and industry standards,

  • Working with our third party vendors;

  • Acting as level 3 technical liaison between staff, delivery teams, support, and Vendors;

  • Ensuring that all infrastructure is maintained, secured & stable in order to support the business, Server builds, virtualization, migrations, and Microsoft cloud services.

  • Installation, migration & support for Office 365 & Azure;

  • Monitoring and managing security events across several system environments (on prem & cloud);

  • Manages related escalated infrastructure support issues supporting L1 and deskside support team;

  • Documents environments, processes, and procedures to enable support of cloud environments by other members of the team;

  • Working with the IT director to propose enhancements to cloud infrastructure to meet client’s Networks and Security framework and Cyber security baselines.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Why Mason, Hayes & Curran?

  • Excellent remuneration and benefits package; pension, healthcare & bonus;

  • Career development opportunities;

  • Friendly, open and informal working atmosphere;

  • Focus on employee involvement, wellbeing and success;

  • Social events, clubs and initiatives (Green Team, Working on Wellness, subsidised fitness classes, Diversity, Sports & Social and Art Committee, strong track record in CSR programmes, pro bono work and charitable efforts).


Learn more about Mason, Hayes & Curran

  • Learn more about a Career at Mason, Hayes & Curran HERE

  • See more about Mason, Hayes & Curran and our teams on our YouTube HERE

  • Visit our LinkedIn HERE 


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Experience in Microsoft applications e.g. Exchange, SQL, SharePoint, Teams
Experience of Active Directory / Azure Active Directory
Are you legally authorised to work in Ireland?
Will you now or in the future require authorisation to work in Ireland e.g. employment permit?