Technology Analyst


: $67,080.00 - $119,050.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Advertising/Marketing/Public Relations

My name is Stephanie Leavitt and I am a Senior Recruiter/Account Manager with ACT Consulting. We have an urgent contract opening for a Technology Analyst with our direct client in Columbia, SC. Please take a moment to review the job description. If this is something you are interested in, please send a copy of your resume to or call me on 860-###-####. Also, if you are not interested and know someone who may be a fit for this job, we do offer a competitive referral fee.

We have an urgent need in Columbia, SC for a Technology Analyst

Assignment Length: Contract for 1 year +

Rates: $58 per hour on w/2 depending on experience

Position Summary:

Maintain a portfolio of one or more hardware and/or software technologies, products, and/or processes including standards of use, life cycles, and/or product evaluation and integration.Develop and maintain an in-depth pool of technical advice and expertise to provide information and guidance of the infrastructure assigned.

Specifically, this Analyst s technology portfolio focuses on web and application servers, including Microsoft IIS, Red Hat JBoss Web Server, Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP), and IBM WebSphere Application Server.

Required Education:

Bachelor's degree in in Computer Science, Information Technology or other job related degree, OR

4 ADDED years of job related work experience, OR

2 ADDED years of job related experience plus an associate s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or other job related degree

Required Work Experience:

4 years of specific knowledge of the technology(s), product(s), and/or processes to be supported.

oTechnologies requiring this specific knowledge include Microsoft IIS (multiple versions), and its deep integration with Microsoft Windows Server (multiple versions).

1 year directly supporting the technology(s), product(s), and/or processes. (may be concurrent)

oTechnologies requiring this direct support include Red Hat JBoss Web Server and Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP).

1 year experience development using PowerShell

1 year experience performing web development

1 year experience managing security configurations for your technology, including ARS and NIST controls, and guidance by appropriate STIGs

Required Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of a variety of information technology products and solutions.

Excellent research, customer service, verbal and written communication, and presentation skills.

Strong attention to detail.

Good judgment.

Ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of the IT organization.

Ability to identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and to implement solutions.

Demonstrated analytical and decision-making skills.

Deep understanding of Windows permissions, including ACL, GPO, and ADUC.

Experience using Excel.

Excellent independent and strategic thinker.

Excellent synergizer within the organization.

Preferred Work Experience:

Experience with software distribution practices at an enterprise level

Experience with lifecycle of services at an enterprise level

1 year directly supporting the following:

oIBM WebSphere Application Server

oMicrosoft Message Analyzer

oMicrosoft Message Queue

Experience deploying technologies utilizing IBM BigFix

Experience in non-Windows operating systems, such as various flavors of UNIX or Linux

Job Requirements:

Job Description:

40% Perform technical interviews and analysis with vendors and/or stake holders to develop and track the road map/life cycle of infrastructure for hardware, software, products, and/or processes. May schedule regular meetings, conference calls, or on-site visits with vendors and/or stake holders to keep abreast of current technology(s), products, and/or processes. May review with vendor and/or stake holders, known upcoming activities associated with their specific technology(s), product(s), and/or processes. Research and stay abreast of all information that may impact the lifecycle of any supported technology, product, and/or process.

40% Facilitate the establishment, implementation, and maintenance of best practices, policies, standards, and desktop procedures to be used by the operational units to guide the use of each technology solution or product.

20% Establish and maintain effective working relationships and open communication with vendors, operations, architecture, and/or management staff.

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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