Technical Application Specialist **Great For Recent Grads!** -

Technical Application Specialist **Great For Recent Grads!** -

Technical Application Specialist **Great For Recent Grads!**

$45-55K + Benefits
Chicago, Ill 
Full-Time Opportunity, 8am-5pm Mon-Fri 

A leading IT Solutions company is looking for an entry level Technical Application Specialist. They're looking to add hard working and motivated young professionals to their team. This great company secures on-premise and cloud based solutions all over the United States. You will be working on the technical support side of a well establish, yet rapidly growing IT firm. The company's start-up environment lets you develop your ideas and skills while working with some of the best in the business.

Job Qualifications: 
-A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field. 
-Fundamental skills in network administration. 
-A track record of critical thinking skills and problem solving. 
-Basic understanding of server administration preferably using Linux or RedHat. 
-Networking knowledge such as TCP/IP connectivity and technologies. 
-Familiar with databases such as (PostgreSQL) and VMWare Virtualization. 
-Experience in IP Telephony, Cisco, Avaya, or Asterisk is a plus.

Job Responsibilities: 
-Install and configure platform products. 
-Troubleshoot call center integration and configuration. 
-Problem solve technical issues using critical thinking skills. 
-Train users on software and provide ongoing support. 
-Develop systems and design infrastructure. 
-Generate and review documentation; provide written and verbal feedback on system requirements and design. 
-Must be able to rapidly learn new technologies and communicate effectively with various teams.

Job Perks:
-Located right in the beautiful downtown Chicago area, right off of North Michigan Ave
-Chicago public transit just a block away
-One mile from the Ogilvie Transportation Center (For Metra riders). 
-Incredible benefits package. 
-Business causal environment (No uncomfortable suit necessary). 
-Company outings, such as paintballing.

More about the company + other info: 
-Start up atmosphere yet well-established since 1999. 
-50 of their clients are fortune 500 companies. 
-Standard holiday off. Vacation/flexible comp time.