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IT Administrator

Job ID: R0107297 Location: North Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States of America
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: North Kingstown, United States of America

Thales people architect identity management and data protection solutions at the heart of digital security. Business and governments rely on us to bring trust to the billons of digital interactions they have with people. Our technologies and services help banks exchange funds, people cross borders, energy become smarter and much more. More than 30,000 organizations already rely on us to verify the identities of people and things, grant access to digital services, analyze vast quantities of information and encrypt data to make the connected world more secure.


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

Skills, Experience & Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and/or IT certifications (MCSA, CAN, Security +, etc)
  • 3 years’ experience in IS/IT support
  • Broad understanding of a range of technologies and practical knowledge of information security
  • Experience working in an international IT/IS organization
  • Excellent knowledge of Windows and Networking
  • Experience working with VMWare, ESX and SAN technologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Customer and business focused with strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Service and delivery oriented
  • Able to work independently without supervision

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

Thales is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age or any other characteristic protected by law. Please read Thales Equal Opportunity Policy Statement. Please read our Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

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North Kingstown, United States of America

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