Legal Application Engineer


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 an Enterprise Applications Engineer to join our technology team. The Enterprise Applications Engineer is responsible for implementing, testing, and maintaining the firm's primary software applications. Applications include, but are not limited to, the MS Office suite and legal software add-ins, collaboration tools, PDF applications, legal document management systems, and specialized applications for legal practice groups and individual users. This hybrid position is based in the firm’s New York offices in Hudson Yards.

What will the Legal Application Engineer Do?

  • Support the transition of legacy on-prem applications to cloud applications
  • Perform application integration, configuration and packaging requirements
  • Acts as the subject matter expert for enterprise applications to ensure ease of use and full leverage of the tools
  • Define and maintain firm standards for implementing software
  • Perform QA testing of new application installs and upgrades

What skills and experience are we looking for in a Legal Application Engineer?

  • 5+ years of experience in applications engineering in a law firm
  • In-depth expertise in MS Office Suite and legal industry add-ins, PDF applications, UCC platforms, and document management systems
  • Experience supporting migrations to, and maintaining M365, hosted document management systems, and other cloud applications
  • Understanding of user identity and application security models
  • Strong knowledge of legal industry application requirements, best practices, and industry standards

What's in it for the right Legal Application Engineer?

  • Great base salary of $150,000 - $170,000
  • Bonus Eligibility
  • Amazing Benefits
  • Hybrid Work Environment
  • Huge Growth Potential
  • Avoid the drama of the typical law firm
  • Great leadership team that loves to mentor their staff
  • Working for a stable, 100 year old firm, that prides itself in tech and legal innovation

Alex Dubovoy

EVP of Customer Relations, Executive Technology Recruiter

(646) 536-3319