IT Technician

Atlas Surveying Inc - Bluffton, SC

Atlas Surveying, Inc. is accepting resumes for the position of IT Technician. This position will be the main point of contact for all four of our field offices. This individual will help us transition from outsourcing IT services to bringing these services in-house.

Desired Skills and Experience:
Proven experience as IT Technician or relevant position
Excellent diagnostic and problem solving skills
Excellent communication ability
Outstanding organizational and time-management skills
In depth understanding of diverse computer systems and networks
Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles
Ability to travel to each office
Degree in Computer Science, engineering or relevant field is a huge plus
Certification as IT Technician will be an advantage (e.g. CompTIA A+, Microsoft Certified IT Professional)
Coding experience is also a plus.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Set up workstations with computers and necessary peripheral devices (plotters, printers etc.)
Check computer hardware to ensure functionality
Install and configure appropriate software and functions according to specifications
Develop and maintain local networks in ways that optimize performance
Optimize backup processes and ensure retention of data
Ensure security and privacy of networks and computer systems
Provide orientation and guidance to users on how to operate new software and computer equipment
Organize and schedule upgrades and maintenance without deterring others from completing their work
Perform troubleshooting to diagnose and resolve problems (repair or replace parts, debugging etc.)
Maintain records/logs of repairs and fixes and maintenance schedule
Identify computer or network equipment shortages and place orders