Duration: 6 Month Contract to Hire
The work involves leading and participating in installing, operating and configuring computer hardware and software, such as maintaining and repairing personal computers, network servers, and a wide variety of applications and subsystems. This position provides troubleshooting and problem analysis assistance to staff with computer related problems. Work is performed independently under administrative direction. The candidate should have the skills to deal with the complex issues of a large IT infrastructure, and be committed to constantly developing those skills to deal with changing technology. This position is a junior position; the ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of solid experience as an "IT Generalist," and a demonstrated ability to learn new systems fast. Spanish language skills are a big plus to have.
Experience: One to two years of work experience in information technology, including but not limited to: Computer hardware repair and maintenance, software support, network administration. Operation and configuration of local and wide area networking equipment. Knowledge of Microsoft Windows.
College level course work in computer science, information technology or a related field.
Knowledge of MS SQL server maintenance, backups and databases
Knowledge of Citrix Xenserver (or some other Virtual Server platform)
Knowledge of Citrix Xenapp (or some other terminal services platform)
Familiarity with managing Cell phone accounts and equipment.
Familiarity with programming phone systems.
Knowledge of SAP Business One ERP program.
Familiarity with Organic Product industry, and why organic farming is important.
Active Directory: Ability to use Active Directory to configure user experience.
Netscreens: Familiarity with network firewalls, traffic analysis, traffic shaping.
Understanding of TCP/IP communications protocols and troubleshooting tools.
Wiring: Basic wiring installation and trouble shooting skills, both for phone and internet.
Cable Management: Ability to neatly wire a server rack and or server room.
Our enterprise level client has an excellent new opportunity currently open. Using the latest and greatest technologies in the industry, our client is seeking to add a new Desktop Support Technician to join an already stellar team in the Bay Area.
If you may be interested in this position or have any questions, please email or call me directly. We can offer full benefits to include health care, PTO and training. We have many other open positions as well so please submit a resume if you have interest in working with us.
Join TEKsystems(*) and get your career on the fast track. As the leading technology staffing and services firm, we are passionate about deploying high˜aliber IT and communications expertise. To satisfy our constant need for expertise, we actively seek talented Technical Professionals with all levels of information technology and communications skills. TEKsystems knows that every professional has different needs, so we'll work together to determine a suitable benefits package. We offer options to our Technical Professionals that could include: a health plan, 401k, provisions for vacation and holiday pay, and technical and professional training. With a foundation as the nation's largest IT staffing firm, we've become a billion-dollar services company by blending superior client service with an unrivaled ability to source and manage talent to precise specifications, resulting in successful technology executions. Allegis Group and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. M/F/D/V