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Welcome to LSAC's Employment Opportunities page. We proudly offer a supportive, team-oriented environment, competitive salaries, and a flexible, cafeteria-style benefits package.
Headquartered in the Newtown section of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, we are approximately 30 miles north of Philadelphia and 20 miles south of Princeton, New Jersey. LSAC is best known for administering the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). However, we do much more. With the commitment and support of our staff members, we will continue to fulfill our mission—to provide quality services to law schools, law school applicants and potential applicants, and the educational community. We invite you to join us in achieving our goals.
LSAC takes great pride in its dedication to being an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, and people who are disabled.
Analyst—Information Systems Specialist
Position Code: AISS
Group: Technical Services
Application Deadline: June 8, 2015
LSAC is seeking a technical analyst to assist colleagues and external customers via telephone, email, and deskside support in troubleshooting and resolving problems. The candidate should have experience with Microsoft Office (particularly Excel), Windows 7 and 8, and a basic understanding of web-based applications. The candidate should also have an understanding of IT security best practices and desktop deployment. The majority of the job will entail supporting external customers with inbound calls and emails.
1 to 3 years of technical support experience supporting computer hardware and software is required. A bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, or related technology is preferred.
Excellent organizational skills are also required as well as the ability to work independently and clearly communicate with team members while adhering to deadlines.
Must be a team player with a strong commitment to customer service, interpersonal, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills and the ability to interact with individuals at all levels of computer literacy.
Data Center/Network Infrastructure Engineer
Position Code: DCNE
Group: Technical Services
Application Deadline: May 22, 2015
As a member of the Data Center Infrastructure Services team (DCIS), work with the team to develop skills and share knowledge gained, assisting in promoting a 3 Deep coverage philosophy. Must have a working knowledge of Cisco-based networking components (wiring, switches, etc.), firewalls, load balancers, remote access, and data networks/systems. Knowledge of voice networking and experience with telecom (Nortel/Avaya CS 1000 PBX) a plus. LSAC is moving to a high availability network infrastructure as a component of our “striving for 5-9’s” initiative. This will be achieved by design, implementation, and preventive, proactive, and predictive monitoring and alerting. We also adhere to well-defined Change and Problem management processes which allow us to implement and correct events with “right the first time” confidence.
College degree in computer science preferred; high school diploma required. One to three years of experience in a similar Data Center and network/telecom support environment. This is a professional position and will require additional time commitment outside of the normal work schedule. Experience with Check Point Firewall Appliances and f5 Application Delivery Controllers a plus. Knowledge of ITIL framework would be a plus.
Valid driver’s license with a clean record is required. Must be able to stand or walk for prolonged periods, lift and carry 50 pounds, and work in small spaces. Ability to adapt to a process-driven environment is essential. Also required are good oral and written communication and organizational skills, process/problem documentation, ability to analyze problems, attention to detail, good judgment, and ability to work independently as well as in a team.
Position Code: RS
Group: Psychometric Research
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Research Scientist will direct and conduct analyses in support of the LSAT, act as an investigator for selected testing-related research projects, prepare and disseminate research results, propose new research directions and additional projects, and monitor research assistants and other support staff as well as review their work. The position may be reclassified as a Senior Research Scientist position depending on the experience level of the candidate.
To qualify for this position, the candidate must possess a doctoral degree in psychometrics, educational measurement, applied statistics, quantitative psychology, or a related field, or have an equivalent combination of education and experience. The candidate must also demonstrate superior research ability. The position requires excellent oral and written communication skills as well as the ability to plan diverse activities effectively and efficiently, function both as a member of a team and independently, and exercise discretion in handling sensitive and confidential material. Skill and experience with one or more statistical analysis software packages sufficient to conduct and direct data analyses are essential.
Please include a curriculum vitae and references with your other application materials (below).
How to Apply
Once you find a position that interests you, send your résumé and letter of application stating the position you are applying for, position code, and salary requirements through one of the following three application options:
C. Rommel, HR Section
Law School Admission Council
PO BOX 40
Newtown PA 18940
(Please send résumé in Microsoft Word format.)
NOTE: Only résumés with salary requirements will be considered.
Please feel free to contact our Human Resources Section via email at employment@LSAC.org.