IT Services Consultant

Posted: 06/26/2022

Job Title: IT Services Consultant  

Job Location: Stevens Point, WI - or - Remote position in Wisconsin  

  

Skyward is looking for an IT Services Consultant that has a strong desire to work with the latest technology, possesses strong troubleshooting skills, and wishes to be part of a team where your input is valued. 

A consultant's focus is to install and support network infrastructure that helps Teachers and School Administrators quickly perform their daily tasks so they can focus on what's most important; the students. 

The ideal candidate will have significant IT experience and will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, as well as knowledge of networking, and technologies like Microsoft, VMWare, Micro Focus, SonicWall, and HPE / Aruba.  Consultants work in a team environment where we work both independently and as a team to meet company and department goals.  IT Services Consultants perform a wide variety of billable IT Services for our customers.  

Responsibilities: 

  • Network Infrastructure Support: 

  • New Server Installs / Upgrades / Migrations 

  • Install and Configure Storage Area Networks 

  • Windows Desktop / Server Support 

  • Virtual Server Support 

  • Performance Troubleshooting 

  • SQL & Progress Database Support (Backup / Restore / Repair) 

  • Implement and Manage Network Services such as DNS, DHCP, LDAP, and Email 

  • Install and configure a wide variety of 3rd Party products 

  • Research and Testing of new technology 

  

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor or associate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Networking, or related field, OR two years of related IT experience  

  • Proficient in Microsoft Server and Desktop Technologies 

  • Proficient in Networking Fundamentals (Switches, Firewalls, Routers, Wireless) 

  • Experience with the Microsoft SQL Server a plus 

  • Experience with Server Hardware / Storage a plus 

  • Experience with Hyper-V / VMWare a plus 

  • Experience with Cloud Solutions such as Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform is a plus 

  • Must have a strong work ethic and be able to work both in team and solo environments 

  • Travel is required 

 

To see more about who we are go to https://www.skyward.com/k-12/k-12-services/it-services.