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IT Support Technician in Vienna, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  810601

Apex Systems has an immediate contract-to-hire opportunity with one of our clients located in Vienna, VA. We are in search of a motivated, customer-focused individual for a full time technical position. This position will be active in live event production using IT technology skills. Candidates should have thorough understanding of IT and AV systems as it relates to live events.

Position Title: IT Support Technician

Location: Vienna, VA

Length: 6 Month Contract to Hire

Pay Rate: Negotiable based off experience

Major Responsibilities

  • Assist in management of company-wide IT systems including computer networking, programming and computer cooperation
  •  Set up, monitor, and troubleshoot computer operations at off-site meetings and events.
  • Conduct preventative maintenance and equipment checks as needed in advance of events.

Key Competencies

Hardware:

  • Maintenance and upgrade MAC and PC based desktops and laptops, both in office and at on-site meeting locations
  • Setup up of temporary VLAN systems, running cat 5 cables and configuring computers for networking
  • Setup, testing and operation of computer based video streaming, electronic recording and related operations.
  • Prep and pack computers for shipping to off-site locations

Software

  • Extensive knowledge of PPT (including keynote), and video codecs for embedding and associating with presentations
  • HTML/CSS code (programming and maintenance), Photoshop, Microsoft office
  • Knowledge of video editing (final cut pro) and video streaming technologies a plus

Teamwork and Communication

  • Motivated to work together with team members to achieve shared end goals.
  • Strong coordinating skills
  • Resolves and/or escalates issues in an appropriate and timely fashion.

Flexibility and Adaptability

  • Able to navigate and communicate well with a variety of technical and management personnel.
  • Able to adapt to changing environment and circumstances, while maintaining course to meet project goals.
  • Willing to play various roles, as needed, to ensure that project goals are achieved.
  • Ability to travel

Qualifications - Education and Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in the Audiovisual or IT field
  • College degree or similar technical trade school
  •  Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder, and able to pass a criminal background check and drug test

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send an updated resume to tkent@apexsystems.com