Field Lab Support Specialist in Atlanta, GA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 7/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Are you a passionate technologist with a background in project and infrastructure management?

Are you interested in supporting a network of geographically distributed scientific laboratories?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you as a Field Lab Support Specialist with our leading government integrator client in Atlanta.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance.

Responsibilities of the Field Lab Support Specialist:
  • Develop and maintain SOPs for lab infrastructure support as well as technical and customer documentation
  • Support up to twenty virtual and physical lab servers and up to 500 lab instruments, ensuring health and performance
  • Manually update Microsoft patches, manually check lab instrument/computer/network switches connectivity on lab network
  • Manually monitor disk health and storage consumption; replace any failed drives
  • Leverage Backup Exec to monitor and troubleshoot backup agents on lab instruments
  • Manage and maintain Symantec Endpoint Protection across servers
  • Manage and report on IT lab equipment inventory
Requirements of the Field Lab Support Specialist:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent or at least 10 years of experience
  • Recent experience using vSphere, native Dell tools, Backup Exec 14 & 20, and Cisco network switches
  • Ability to create and maintain configuration documentation, systems and operations run books
  • Strong customer-facing skills: customer service, interpersonal, consulting skills
  • Motivated self-starter, capable of leading cross-functional teams to successfully deliver results
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to focus and multitask in a busy and dynamic environment
  • Strong project management skills and a commitment to quality
  • Ability to work onsite five days/week
Keywords: Field Lab Support Specialist, vSphere, Dell, Backup Exec, Cisco, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 338527

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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