Pace Analytical

Site Systems Technician

US-NY-Melville
ID
2016-1374
# of Openings
1
Category
Information Technology

Overview

The Site Systems Technician is directly responsible for all of the day-to-day computer operations of the companies’ local computer systems. This includes all PCs, printers, and all computer related peripherals. Assist in the planning, installation, diagnosis and trouble shooting of hardware and desktop applications.

Responsibilities

  • Provide support to the System Administrator for Networks, PC and Printer maintenance
  • Provide secondary support to the System Administrator for backup job completion verification and backup tape changes as needed
  • Responisble for Erecycling program at the local facility
  • Maintenance of LAN hardware, including: hubs, switches, cables, routers, and backup hardware and software
  • Maintenance of all printers and PCs (network attached or standalone)
  • Maintains documentation of network configurations and cabling layouts
  • Enforcement of good security practices at local level
  • Maintain hardware inventory (PCs, servers, switches, hubs, printers, and other attached peripherals)
  • Verify that all workstations are running the latest virus pattern file
  • Assist in the recommendation of communication, LAN, and PC hardware, software, and supplies
  • Communicate with support vendor personnel in resolving installation and operational problems with new or existing equipment
  • Travel to service centers associated with the home lab for system fixes
  • Follow Pace policies and Standard Operating Procedures

Qualifications

  • College degree in Math or Computer Science preferred (high school diploma and some college/technical school attendance required)
  • Training on Local Area networks and their associated wiring topology and operating systems
  • Previous experience (1 year) with maintaining and supporting LAN hardware and software, PC and computer peripheral maintenance and installation
  • Working knowledge and installation of Microsoft Office desktop applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access)

Preferred Skills

  • PC hardware architecture (set-up, install, troubleshooting)
  • Windows operating system administration (including XP, Vista,7)
  • Standard desktop applications support including Microsoft Office
  • TCP/IP Networking
  • Network hardware (Cat 5e & 6 Cabling, switches, network cards, router maintenance, etc.)
  • Network topologies and troubleshooting
  • Printer management
  • Back-up / restore software and hardware tools
  • Network Security and Virus prevention
  • Good trouble shooter for uncommon problems with software, hardware, and network 
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written with all levels of employees
  • Self-starter and be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Organized and project oriented
  • Able to multi-task between project and event driven work
  • Physical or Biological Science background with Analytical Instruments (GC-GC/MS-AA) experience

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