Shelton School ( Dallas, TX ) seeks Technology Specialist

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The Shelton School is a private school in North Dallas. We are seeking a Technology Specialist with some JAMF knowledge and strong mac skills. Please see the link below for more info and to apply.

Position Overview: The Computer Systems Specialist works as part of an ambitious team to develop, maintain, and innovate technology at Shelton School.  This includes hardware selection, acquisition, and maintenance, network security and maintenance, and day-to-day end user assistance.  The Technology department is a fun and fast paced environment comprised of individuals with a passion for supporting end users with varied skill sets. 

Benefits Include:
  • Generous Time Off (Including 4 Weeks of School Holidays, 2 Weeks of Vacation and standard federal holidays)
  • Free Lunch
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • 403B Match
  • Tuition Remission
Qualifications & Skills:
  • Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in Computer Science or a related field. 
  • Advanced knowledge of macOS and a working knowledge of Windows 10.
  • Working knowledge of networking, mobile device management (e.g. JAMF), and scripting languages such as Python.
  • Commitment to the mission and vision of the organization; an inquisitive mindset and ability to assess and initiate things independently.
  • Ability to manage multiple functions, activities, and projects; prioritize duties to ensure timely completion
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, both verbal and written, to communicate effectively with all constituents in a school environment.
Essential Functions: 
Regular and punctual attendance are essential to the successful performance of this job.  Because of the daily interaction with students, parents, and staff, it is essential that the person in this position maintains good attendance.

  • Provide on-demand hardware and software support to Shelton staff and students.
  • Maintain and upgrade various hardware and software.
  • Maintain accurate user and asset records, including support/repair records.
  • Handle setup and breakdown of computer equipment.
  • Research and keep abreast of current technologies and suggest changes, as appropriate.
  • Ability to adapt to frequent priority changes.
  • Evaluate current processes to innovate new and better ways to handle on-going tasks.
  • Handle scripting for equipment and device configuration.
  • Maintain detailed written hardware/software documentation.
  • Handle ad hoc data requests and reporting.
  • Assist in planning for next generation systems and equipment.
  • Provide backup support to the AV Department, as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Technology.
  • Assist with staff training for both new and returning staff.
  • Assist with Summer School computer training for new Middle and Upper School students