Dealer Inspire Information Technology Specialist in Naperville, Illinois

About Us:

Dealer Inspire is a cutting-edge website and digital marketing company located in Naperville?s High Grove Plaza. We have thousands of clients specializing in the automotive industry. We pride ourselves in having a fun, unconventional working environment, and a great family-like culture. While our team works extremely hard, we try to keep a fun and creative work environment filled with ways to unwind.

Job Description:

The purpose of the Information Technology Specialist is to manage the information technology operations of Dealer Inspire including, but not limited to: network troubleshooting, MacBook support, software license management, user enrollment, hardware ordering and management, and growth planning.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Administer and troubleshoot wireless networks

  • Coordinate and collaborate with remote networking engineering team

  • Set-up and configure wireless network at off-site trade shows

  • Hardware planning and purchasing such as employee laptops, adapters, monitors, printers, etc.

  • Manage software & user licensing for third party products and services such as Google G Suite, Adobe Creative Cloud, LastPass, Basecamp, Atlassian products, etc.

  • Manage conference room hardware and software

  • Manage third party IT related vendor contracts

  • Anticipate and estimate usage and needs for new office locations

  • Support Apple products and printers

  • Be on call for possible remote hour support

Required Skills:

  • Understanding of basic networking concepts and ability to configure/troubleshoot network related issues

  • Experience with support of Apple products

  • Highly organized with good time management skills

  • Ability to work well with third party vendors

  • Motivated and ability to operate with little supervision

  • Able to track, assess and re-prioritize requests/issues

Experience in or Ability to Learn:

  • Meraki products

  • Apple Products

  • Google Chromecast products

  • Basic digital video (HDMI extenders, TVs, etc.)

  • Video conferencing and webcasts/livestreams

  • Wireless microphones

Perks:

  • Health Insurance with BCBS

  • 401k plan with company match

  • 10 days paid time off, 4 days of sick leave and selected paid holidays

  • Dental, Life and Disability Insurance

  • Subsidized gym membership

  • Subsidized internet access for your home

  • Peer to Peer Bonus program

  • Work from home Fridays

  • Stocked fridge with snacks and more!