it specialist

We need a subject matter expert to serve as our in-house IT Specialist in a long-term position. The successful candidate will serve two functions within the company. First, he or she must coordinate between the company and external vendors and contractors about IT-related infrastructure and development; and second, the IT Specialist will consult with our IT department on any issues that might come up and advise about potential fixes or efficiency controls. We’re looking for a responsive, highly productive professional who can work with numerous IT employees and vendors to ensure continued success through corporate projects.

He/Her must able to :

  • Assess infrastructure on a regular basis to ensure it continues to meet necessary demands

  • Manage daily operations of the IT department

  • Develop new strategies and IT procedures to increase efficiency, enhance workflow and improve customer satisfaction

  • Coordinate the needs of in-house IT experts and remote employees, vendors and contractors

  • Protect customer data from outside infiltration through encryption, secure data storage and other necessary means

  • Assist with the installation of new hardware and software and help train employees on its use

  • Manage and oversee departmental quotas

  • Offer suggestions for possible upgrades and changes within the IT department

Following are essential:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field required

  • Industry certifications and memberships a plus

  • Excellent IT, communication, leadership and management skills

  • Ability to fill multiple roles simultaneously

  • Proven track record of maintaining IT structural integrity