Sarofsky is looking for a talented and focused Junior I.T. Specialist to join our team and help deliver to the challenges of producing outstanding design, animation, VFX, 3D and editorial work.

Our I.T. team is responsible for designing, installing, maintaining and troubleshooting the Company’s technology infrastructure. This includes, but is not limited to, storage, networking, workstations and rendering. It also includes the various software elements around both the core operating system(s) and the various application layer components that are deployed upon that framework.

The Junior I.T. Specialist does not wait for something to happen, they seek opportunities for improvement and continually challenge the status quo. The ideal candidate will have the ability to respond promptly and directly to problems in high-pressure situations and resolve issues in a calm and efficient manner. They will also work closely with other members of the technical team to continue to define and implement best practices.

The Junior I.T. Specialist is encouraged to propose and lead projects that will advance the Company’s technology framework. This includes elements of project management, communication across other departments, the delegation of tasks and coordination of schedules. Sarofsky is looking for someone who will embrace these challenges with discipline, curiosity and enthusiasm.

Essential Skills:

  • High functioning knowledge of Apple Hardware and Windows Hardware
  • Working knowledge of typical OS X and Windows help desk needs (User Management, OD/AD Authentication)
  • Experience with G-Suite Administration
  • Understanding of File Sharing Platforms (G-Drive, Dropbox, Aspera, Signiant, FTP Servers)
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science, Computer Systems Engineering, Business Administration or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience

Beneficial Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of MAC OS X Server (Open Directory Administration, ACLs, Profile Manager)
  • Knowledge of Windows Group Policy Manager and Active Directory
  • Familiarity with Zendesk or similar ticketing system
  • Experience troubleshooting common application issues that may arise with Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft Office 365
  • Familiarity with RLM License Server
  • Various Network knowledge (10GbE over Fiber, Layer 3/VLANs)
  • Additional Hardware knowledge (Switches, Access Points, Firewalls)
  • Familiarity with Rsync and Python Scripting
  • Experience with Netboot OSX Deployment (Deploystudio) and Microsoft Deployment (MDT)
  • Familiarity with Font Management

Desirable Attributes:

  • Ability to frequently move equipment weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Approachable demeanor
  • Enable individuals to attain all-encompassing I.T. development according to his/her own attributes and provide a suitable level of assistance and guidance in accordance with individuals’ varying abilities and learning needs
  • Sense of humor
  • Love for dogs…check out our Dog of the Month!

So, think you’d be a good fit with us? Reach out! Shoot us an email to IT.jobs@sarofsky.com

Please note, as we receive a high volume of applications, we will unfortunately be unable to reply to everyone. Please know that your submission has been received and will be reviewed by the Sarofsky team. We will reach out if you are a good fit for this position.

Thanks for your interest in Sarofsky!