Chicago based film editing company has a unique opportunity for an IT professional looking to branch into the world of commercials and movies. This company has several locations in the US and Europe and is seeking an IT Security and Network Systems Manager to support the IT infrastructure.
The environment is 90% Macintosh and 10% Windows/Other. Please note that only resumes reflecting Macintosh experince will merit a response.
A freelance or consulting services arrangement could be considered with the right candidate and time commitment.
Resolve difficult interoperability problems to obtain operations across all platforms including email, Internet access, and file transfers. Configure Macintosh and PC systems for end user environments and support their acquisition of hardware and software.
Management support will also include operation system management, security/firewall management, network troubleshooting, patch/version management, fault tolerance maintenance, and support.
Must have demonstrated broad and in depth knowledge of multiple network protocols and a working knowledge of security policies, protocol definitions, and their design, development, and deployment.
Information Technology Manager Functional / Industry Knowledge/Skills
Must have working knowledge of multiple networks and telecommunication protocols within the LAN and WAN including Domain methodology, Active Directory, DHCP, Static Route, VPN, Sonic Wall, Broadband, IP, routers, switches, and firewalls. Must know NAT, DNS and IP translation.
Must have working knowledge and experience with OSX 10.3, Microsoft NT/2000/2003 operation systems, Microsoft SQL 2000, Great Plains 8.0, Citrix servers, HP Printers, Retrospect, network and system deployment planning, integration, design, migration, and security. Administration and maintenance of company FTP site and SMTP servers.
Must have working knowledge and experience with SonicWall firewall, anti-spam, virus protection configuration and administration.
Deep knowledge of Macintosh OSX and OSX Server in a mixed Windows/Mac environment.
Superior communication skills
Superior client services skills.
Knowledge of FirstClass by OpenText is a major plus.
Information Technology Manager Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain servers, network, workstations (Mac and PC), and some office equipment. Help desk support for all local end users, offsite sales personnel, and satellite offices.
Maintain software licensing, upgrades and yearly service contracts.
Maintain system backups, tape rotation and disaster recovery plan.
Information Technology Manager Education and/or Experience
Information Systems degree (BS/BA) and 3-5 years of experience preferred. 6-10 years of network experience may be applicable. Any experience with products by Avid Technology, video/media technology, IP video, DVD authoring, video compression will be considered a plus.
Certifications: Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) or Apple Certified System Administrator (ACSA) preferred but not required. Avid ACSRs with a deep level of IT experience are encouraged to apply.
All inquiries and correspondence will be held in strict confidence. Please send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to Mark Kinon at jobs(at)digitalnetworksales.com
No relocation will be offered and all applicants must be able to work in the USA.