Citrix Systems Engineering Manager


We are a leading global law firm with over 900 lawyers in nine offices with integrated global practices, serving clients worldwide. Our firm has been in business for over 100 years and is a household name in the legal industry.


We are currently seeking a Systems Engineering Manager who is a Citrix Expert to join our technology team. The Systems Engineering Manager is an experienced IT leader who provides technical leadership and direction, delivering a virtual desktop to support our lawyers in the delivery of legal services to clients. The Systems Engineering Manager reports to the Associate Director of Technology Infrastructure and oversees a team of Systems Engineers to ensure the delivery, stability, and performance of the firm’s desktop. The Systems Engineering Manager works closely with the Server/Storage and Network teams, Enterprise Applications, Business Applications, Information Security, and Technology Support to implement and maintain a desktop incorporating a full suite of legal industry applications. This hybrid position is based in the firm’s New York offices in Hudson Yards.


What Will the Citrix Systems Engineering Manager Do?

· Provides technical leadership for the design, performance-monitoring, tuning, scripting, upgrades, and maintenance of the firm’s Citrix environment.

· Makes architectural and operational recommendations

· Oversees administration on desktops for maintenance, upgrades, and image maintenance/updates/upgrades

· Ensures handling of incident tickets, troubleshooting and resolution

· Documents and tracks hardware and software configuration, migration, testing, and deployment solutions

· Plans and oversees the delivery of timely upgrades

· Supports applications, hardware, operating systems, and network infrastructure

· Collaborates with other IS teams to optimize systems performance and security protections

What Skills are we looking for in the Citrix Systems Engineer Manager?


· 10+ years of experience in virtual desktop, performance engineering, and systems engineering roles in a law firm or professional services organization

· Demonstrable technical depth and experience in Citrix virtual desktops, VMware, and Windows Operating Systems

· Proactive hands-on leader who has experience motivating a team and producing results with a positive, team-player attitude.

· Experience in any Cloud Provider (Azure, AWS, GCP) is a PLUS


What’s in it for the Citrix Systems Engineering Manager?


  • A Great Base Salary of $180,000 - $210,000
  • Bonus Potential
  • The opportunity to manage a very talented team while mentoring and growing the team.
  • A Great Leadership Team that genuinely cares about its employees
  • Stability – The firm has been in business for over 100 years and is still dedicated to innovation in tech and legal practices.


Alex Dubovoy

EVP of Customer Relations, Executive Technology Recruiter

(646) 536-3319