IT Specialist - International Freight Forwarder - Burlington, ON
We need a subject matter expert to serve as the in-house IT Specialist in a full-time position. The successful candidate will serve two functions within the company. First, he or she must coordinate between the company and external vendors and contractors about IT-related infrastructure and development; and second, the IT Specialist will consult with our IT department on any issues that might come up and advise about potential fixes or efficiency controls.
We’re looking for a responsive, highly productive professional who can work with numerous IT employees and vendors to ensure continued success through corporate projects.
Assess infrastructure on a regular basis to ensure it continues to meet necessary demands
Manage daily operations of the IT department
Develop new strategies and IT procedures to increase efficiency, enhance workflow and improve customer satisfaction
Coordinate the needs of in-house IT experts and remote employees, vendors and contractors
Protect customer data from outside infiltration through encryption, secure data storage and other necessary means
Assist with the installation of new hardware and software and help train employees on its use
Manage and oversee departmental quotas
Offer suggestions for possible upgrades and changes within the IT department
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field required
Industry certifications and memberships a plus
Excellent IT, communication, leadership and management skills
Ability to fill multiple roles simultaneously
Proven track record of maintaining IT structural integrity
- The compensation is negotiable according to industry experience and qualifications
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