Systems Support Specialist

Job Overview

Are you the type of person who enjoys continuously learning and sharing ideas with team members?  Do you feel an authentic sense of accomplishment when you’ve discovered the root cause of an issue?  HealthRIGHT 360’s IT Department is looking for a knowledgeable, organized, and detail-oriented team player with excellent interpersonal skills to support the agency’s network operations.   Join our team of dedicated individuals committed to supporting those treating people in need of substance abuse, mental health, and primary care treatment.

Key Responsibilities

Network Responsibilities: Responsible for maintaining as close to 100% uptime of all network resources as possible. Diagnoses and repairs network hardware and software problems for all departments.  Develops and implements policies, procedures and protocols for network and computer maintenance, operation, purchases, and use. Performs special projects assigned by supervisor.

 

Support Responsibilities: Along with other members of the Network Division, provides desktop support to all staff. Provides servicing, repair, and upgrades for all agency networks and computers. Analyzes and evaluates current and future computer, network, and data needs for agency. Recommends, designs, and implements network projects.

 

Administrative Responsibilities: Recommends and assists with purchasing of computer and networking hardware and software. Oversees planning, organizing, and coordination of all computer and network-related training. Develops relations with vendors, keeping current on developments in hardware, software, and training. Develops and maintains accurate IT equipment tracking systems.

 

And, other duties as assigned.

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Education and Experience

Required:

- BA or BS in technical field and 1-2+ years’ experience or

3-5+ years’ work experience in a technical desktop/network support position.

- Valid CA Driver’s license and vehicle.   Frequent visits to our facilities in the Los Angeles area, occasional travel to the Orange and Ventura County.  Infrequent travel to San Francisco Bay area.

- Proven project management/requirements gathering experience.

- Knowledge of and ability to manage Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 networks, Exchange 2010/2013/2016, Office 365 and SharePoint.

- Working experience with Active Directory and firewalls.

- Familiar in networking theory and administration.

- Knowledge of troubleshooting and repairing network, computer hardware and software related technical issues.

- Knowledge configuring and installing network operating systems.

 

 

Desired:

- B.A. or B.S. in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar.

- MCSE or MCSA or progress towards them or alternative certification.

- Knowledgeable in more advanced networking, switching, VLANS, routing, network monitoring, command line configuration, etc.

- SQL experience.

 

Skills and Abilities

Required:

- Good interpersonal skills and ability to work as a team player.

- Ability to work cooperatively and effectively as part of interdisciplinary team and independently assume responsibility.

- Ability to logically breakdown complex problems to identify root causes and create sequential, actionable resolution tasks.

- Ability to thoroughly document lessons learned, trouble ticket resolutions, and technical training materials.

- Excellent organization skills and ability to multitask and juggle multiple priorities

- Strong problem-solving skills.

- Ability to communicate highly technical information in a clear, concise manner to non-technical users.

- High degree of accuracy and attention to detail.

- Ability to communicate effectively on the telephone.

- Ability to complete complex technical tasks under pressure.

- Ability to recognize and resolve data entry problems as they occur.

- Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility and reliability are imperative.

- Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.

- Integrity to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner.

- Action oriented.

- Outstanding ability to follow-through with tasks.

- Strong initiative and enthusiasm and willingness to pitch in whenever needed.

- Able to communicate well at all levels of the organization including working with organization leadership and high-level representatives of partner organizations.

- Able to work within a frequently changing project scope while maintaining overall direction and structured priorities.

 

Desired:

-Bilingual.

 

 

Background Clearance

Required:

- Must not be on active parole or probation.

 

Knowledge

Required:

- Culturally competent and able to work with a diverse population.

- Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.

 

Compensation: TBD
Type: Hourly/ Non-exempt
Benefits: HealthRight 360 offers a competitive benefits package.
City: Escondido
Hours/wk: 40

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