Our NW Houston, TX client is in need of an IT Solutions Specialist.
The ideal candidate will be able to work independently with minimal supervision. This person must be exceedingly well organized and enjoy the challenges of supporting an office. The ability to interact with staff in a fast paced environment, under occasional pressure, while remaining flexible, proactive, resourceful and efficient, with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality is crucial to this role.
The IT Specialist needs to be skilled and also specialize in computers and related fields and also familiarize with different IT related developments, should upgrade the knowledge regularly, have good knowledge of logics, and should be an organized person.
Managing user computer systems including procurement, setup, maintenance and inventory
General support/helpdesk – diagnosing, repairing the failed computer hardware/software
MUST be able to troubleshoot networking issues over the phone with remote offices.
Maintaining servers, network and backup systems Manage Microsoft Enterprise products (i.e. *Exchange 2010, Outlook, Active Directory)
Manage IT contracts including data, telephone, cell phone and aircards
Identify, evaluate and submit recommendations for improvement
Installation of Microsoft Office products.
Desktop setup from scratch.
Must have documented networking experience, including firewalls.
Knowledge and skills requirements:
Must possess a good understanding and have thorough usage of Microsoft Enterprise products (i.e. Exchange, Outlook, and Active Directory)
Experience managing servers, proficient in networking and firewalls
Experienced with Microsoft Office programs
Knowledgeable with backup technology including Barracuda systems
Experience and working knowledge in languages/programs, website development and Photoshop/editing a plus
Education / Experience:
Associate’s degree or Technical degree – college degree preferred
Microsoft Certification credentials or similar a plus ( Especially in Exchange 2010)
CCNA certification desired
Strong analytical skills, good judgment, proven problem solving abilities
Solid organizational/management skills, exceptional communication and client skills, written and oral, strong customer service focus, team oriented
Please visit us on the web at www.frontlinesourcegroup.com
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/V/D. Candidates must have authorization to work in the U.S. Clients will not sponsor visas.
Frontline Source Group™ is one of the fastest growing Information Technology, Accounting, Legal, Human Resources, Administrative, and Clerical staffing and direct hire firms with offices throughout Texas (Arlington, Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Houston Galleria, Lewisville, West Houston, Sugar Land, and The Woodlands), Tennessee (Nashville and Brentwood), and Arizona (Phoenix).
Frontline specializes in matching top talent with companies for direct, contract, and contract-to-hire placements. We work with clients and candidates in all areas of the United States and Canada.