Part-Time Information Technologist - New York Office

1/17/2019

The International Center for Transitional Justice is an international non-profit organization specializing in the field of transitional justice.  ICTJ works across society and borders to challenge the causes and address the consequences of massive human rights violations. We affirm victims’ dignity, fight impunity, and promote responsive institutions.

 

Major Duties and Responsibilities

Under the guidance, coordination and supervision of the Director of Finance:

  • Provide technical assistance, guidance on the overall information technology strategy.
  • Provide System Administration for Servers, desktops and laptops of the organization using Windows and Macintosh programs.
  • Provide System Administration with Active Directory and Microsoft Exchange servers.
  • Prepare guidance notes, protocols and instructions to ICTJ staff as needed.
  • Design solutions to optimize technology opportunities and keep updated the systems of the organization.
  • Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of IT systems. Design cost-efficient strategies for knowledge-management, information sharing and data management and protection.
  • Ensure compliance with Data protection policy and efficient encryption, Antivirus, Backups, Spam filter, firewall and other security systems. Assist in the testing patches, fixes, and upgrades as needed.
  • Cover all aspects of systems setup and repair.
  • Log issues and user requests into the issue tracking system.
  • Keep contact and interact with vendors, contractors, other agencies, and other business-related outside parties to resolve specific technology related issues.

Position Details

  • Start date: Immediate
  • Hours: 15 hours per week
  • Status: Part-time, Non-exempt
  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Position based: New York City

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or another related field. 
  • Minimum of three years experience providing support to local and remote staff in an international organization or business.
  • Experience installing/upgrading programs and systems. 
  • Experience with Active Directory and Microsoft Exchange servers. 
  • Experience with troubleshooting and maintenance of IT systems. 
  • Experience maintaining corporate data protection and working with a tracking system.  

Related Skills and Knowledge

  • Demonstrated ability to work quickly and effectively under pressure with a broad range of people and as part of a team, take initiative, and follow guidelines
  • Excellent customer service skills and good documentation skills.
  • Enterprising and proactive; passionate about technology with an interest in maintaining knowledge of new technologies, programs, software etc.
  • Knowledge of website programing, Word Press, Drupal, Database etc., will be a strong asset
  • Knowledge of Spanish, Arabic or French will be an asset.
  • Attention to detail and excellent communication skills

How to Apply

Email your cover letter and resume to Jobs@ictj.org. and include code PART-TIME INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIST in the subject line. ICTJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.