IT Specialist

Frederick, Maryland
Information Technology (Computer and Mathematical Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Various Shifts Available)
US$ 75,000 - US$ 100,000 per year
Ref. Number
Smith, Mackenzie, Spherion
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Job Description

Are you looking for a position where you are responsible for managing and providing direction in areas of policy, planning, organizing, and execution of company IT functions and initiative, give SPHERION a call today!

A successful candidate will plan, coordinate, direct and design IT-related activities of the organization, as well as provide administrative direction and support for daily operational activities to achieve business objectives. The Manager of Information Technology will work closely with EVP and department heads to identify, recommend, develop, and implement cost-effective technology solutions for all aspects of the business and organization.

Establishes IT policies, standards, practices and security measures to ensure effective and consistent information processing operations and to safeguard information resources.
Ensures the consistency and sustainability of existing applications by creating, maintaining, and enforcing standards/procedures for implementing technical solutions.
Develops, maintains, and validates company IT Disaster Recovery Plan. Ensures alignment of plan to company policies and procedures, such as Business Continuity ? Disaster Recovery Policy and Incident Response Policy and plan. Creates and manages risk assessments and communication plans.
Administers the department's expense budget, within established guidelines to contribute to cost-effective operation of the company.
Develop and implement all IT policies and procedures, including those for operations, office support, architecture, security, and disaster recovery.
Evaluates and implements IT procedures and equipment for maximum productivity.
Build and develop IT organization, processes and procedures to support business needs.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Various Shifts Available)

Working knowledge of the following network features:
Switches, Routers, Virtual systems, Firewalls, VPNs, Domain Controllers, SQL servers, File servers, Print servers, IP telephone system, end user computer systems, and printers.
Operating systems: Windows 7, Windows 10, Server 2008, Server 2012, VMWare ESX 5+
Experience working with POS systems: AlohaPOS, NCR Configuration Center, and MenuLink (NCR BackOffice) is preferred.
Excellent PC skills (MS Office suite, Outlook, Adobe, SharePoint, Cloud Storage).
Leadership: a demonstrated ability to lead and get results through others.
Strategy and planning: an ability to think ahead and plan over a 12-36 month time span.
Management: the ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
Information systems development and implementation.
Problem analysis and problem resolution at both a strategic and functional level.
Employee training and development.
Familiarity with IT, IT Security, and Compliance frameworks such as: PCI, PII, GDPR
Must be able to work independently with minimum supervision.
Ability to manage time, prioritize, and complete multiple tasks effectively on schedule.
Provide after hours support as needed.
Ability to travel to and work at other locations as needed.
Strong customer orientation.


1-4 years

Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Information Technology, or related field.
3-5 years? experience with POS systems, network administration, network support and design, and managing network infrastructure across multiple locations.

Give us a call today at 301-694-7700!

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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