What you will be part of
Saab Traffic Management (TM) serves air traffic and marine customers around the globe with advanced solutions that enable the safe and efficient movement of people and goods. There are two operating units within TM: Air Traffic Management (ATM) provides airport surface safety and efficiency systems and tools, tower automation and advanced research, development and evaluation solutions; Maritime Traffic Management (MTM) solutions include Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), port and vessel traffic management information systems (VTMIS), hydrographics, and precision navigation.
Build your resume experience and enhance your marketability with real-work, hands-on practice through a Co-Op opportunity!
Saab Sensis is in search of a motivated, enthusiastic Information Technology student who would be interested in putting their technical studies to real-work practice through a Fall Co-op (Sept. - Dec.) opportunity at our Collamer Crossing, E. Syracuse location.
-performs all installation-related tasks for desktop systems, laptops, workstations
-performs upgrades for systems that have become obsolete via TRP program
-performs user-requested upgrades on an ad-hoc basis
-diagnoses hardware-related problems using various skills and test procedures
-maintains inventory records of all tracked hardware
-with Dell Technical Support, coordinates break/fix repairs on malfunctioning hardware
-via Dell WPD certification, troubleshoots and repairs failed PC/laptop components
-assists users during the internal move process, moving PCs, peripherals, and phones
-supports telephone and voicemail system, including handsets, cabling, and switches
-sets up and configures conferencing hardware (Lync, Polycom phones, projectors)
-creates and maintains images for each hardware configuration in production
-installs operating system and standard suite of applications to each new computer
-ensures returned computers are imaged before redeployment to retain critical data
-installs software on an ad-hoc basis, using various methods (MMC, CD/DVD, network)
-tracks software installations to ensure compliance with licensing agreements
-maintains hostnames and MAC addresses in DNS table, protecting internal networks
-performs virus-protection and firewall maintenance via Sophos Enterprise Console
-configures and supports Cisco VPN software for home and remote users
-troubleshoots and repairs a vast array of software-related problems
Your experiences and skills
Basic Hardware and Software Troubleshooting skills
- Good communication (both written and verbal) required
- Basic Network knowledge (TCP/IP, routing, VPN) a plus
- Excellent Organizational skills
• Enrollment in an accredited degree program, with a major in Information Technology or related discipline
• Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
• US Citizen, US Citizen and Permanent Resident (green card holder) and/or Foreign National
• Must have completed Sophomore year or greater
In order to apply, please submit the following:
Resume Including: coursework completed, descriptions of projects/labs, extracurricular activities, work & co-op experiences & responsibilities, contact information (school and home including dates available at each residence), current G.P.A. and availability dates of co-op/internship.
Selected candidates will be invited to participate in phone and/or on-site interviews.
Saab Sensis provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work/life balance, flexible work hours, business-casual atmosphere, paid holidays, 401(k), and a fitness facility.
As a Federal contractor for the United States, Saab Sensis is an E-Verify participant and applicants must be permanent residents or U.S. Citizens in order to be considered for employment.