Information Systems Administrator, Altoona, PA Office

Information Systems Administrator, Altoona, PA Office

Job Summary:

The EADS Group, Inc. which began operation in 1955 is actively seeking an experienced full-time Information Systems Administrator located in our Altoona, PA office to be part of our growing multi-discipline consulting engineering firm.

This position supports overall corporate operations by implementing strategic information technology.  Provides ongoing hardware and software installation, upgrades, support and training. Identify the source of technical or business process issues and works to effectively and efficiently solve.   Identify technical support trends which require immediate attention.  Develop technical support documentation.  Participate in regular planning processes to assist in the alignment of the information technology plan with business goals.  Support secure access to all IT systems using MFA.  Ensure the smooth running of all IT systems, including anti-virus and endpoint protection software, virtual desktop infrastructure, print services, virtual file servers and Email/WEB servers.  Maintain data backups using the 3-2-1 strategy and test their integrity at regular intervals.  Monitor and install critical software patches.  Under minimal supervision, analyzes and resolves problems related to network hardware, software and communication links.  Travel to all offices is a requirement.

Here’s what you’ll need:

• The ideal candidate will have strong oral and written communications skills, ability to communicate at all levels of the organization with both in office and remote staff.

• Working knowledge of PC maintenance, Microsoft products, CAD systems and other systems related programs, printers, plotters and computer equipment.

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to think creatively, innovate, and improvise, as needed.

• Minimum Associate degree in Computer Science or related field.  5-10 years of related experience.

• BS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Computer Engineering or related field with 3 years of related experience is preferred.

• Relevant experience may be substituted for formal education.

We offer a flexible workweek, a competitive benefits package, and salary commensurate with experience. *EOE/AA