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IT Administrator

Job ID: R0094437 Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: Atlanta, United States of America

In fast changing markets, customers worldwide rely on Thales. Thales is a business where brilliant people from all over the world come together to share ideas and inspire each other. In aerospace, transportation, defence, security and space, our architects design innovative solutions that make our tomorrow's possible.


Ensure that the general Office infrastructure and systems meet business requirements, service levels, and are both reliable and secure.Support and maintain the Production and R&D LAN and interconnections. Assist the site IT Manager in the delivery of technical projects for Thales DIS internal customers in line with the DIS IT strategy. Ensure the vendor and customer compliance of the implemented logical security controls with the Thales DIS standards and security systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Administer networks and systems (Implementation and support of servers and network infrastructure)
  • Work closely with Thales DIS sub-contractors on technical support and projects
  • Work closely with the Data Center teams on technical support issues and projects
  • Making firewall change requests for the site
  • Work on regional and corporate projects
  • Recommend, design and deliver improvements to the network and systems to meet changing demands and new technology
  • Maintain a strict change control regime for all changes affecting the infrastructure in line with ITIL standards
  • Maintain up-to-date technical documentation on the  network including: network topology/diagrams, back-up and restore procedures, security procedures, operation/support procedures
  • Promote Thales DIS IT/IS standards and strategies and ensure compliance
  • Any other duties as may be reasonably requested
  • Successful delivery of Infrastructure and other IT projects and services
  • No avoidable major technical issues
  • Helping the site IT manager in delivering good overall user satisfaction IT/IS service within the agreed budget

Skills, Experience and Education:

  • Strong experience in IS/IT support
  • Broad understanding of range of technologies
  • Working in an international IS/IT organization
  • Knowledge of Windows and Networking
  • VMWare, ESX and SAN technologies
  • Customer and business focused
  • Good communication skills in both written and verbal
  • Service and delivery oriented
  • Able to work without supervision
  • Must be reliable and dependable
  • Able to be flexible with working hours


Potential infrequent travel to other US sites to provide project support when needed, and on very rare occasions to EMEA sites for possible meetings and training.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.

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For United States Candidates

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Atlanta, United States of America

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