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IT Technician

San Luis Obsisbo, CA, USA

About Us

Edge Autonomy is a San Luis Obispo, CA-based company designing and manufacturing best-in-class Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Our portfolio includes aircraft deployed with the USMC, USAF, UK MoD, US Army and 56 additional countries. Our current premier family of Intruder and Penguin aircraft features long-range/long-endurance and VTOL with minimal ground support requirements. We specialize in building full systems from concept to deployment utilizing multidisciplinary teams that bring together software, electronics, composites, hardware and flight dynamics.

As a global team, we get the opportunity to put our fingerprints on the products we make, giving each team member personal responsibility and agency from design to delivery. We are proud to have a staff with unparalleled standards focused on quality, system performance and safety.

About the Position

A network administrator/IT coordinator is a critical part of our admin team, responsible for developing and maintaining our team’s hardware, software and servers. The network administrator will interface with every member of Edge Autonomy’s team to keep their technology working and secure. A successful network administrator will have a passion for the technical details of running IT systems as well as supporting others.

Minimum Requirements:

  • US Citizen
  • No clearance required

Chief Duties and/or Responsibilities:

  • Delivery, setup, installation, troubleshooting, update and repair of all hardware and software (workstations, printers, phone systems, etc.) for a team of 50 people
  • Work with our IT provider to maintain the network, servers, and VPN
  • Provide IT support to all team members
  • Communicate, discuss and listen to challenges with management, teammates, etc.

Base Qualifications:

  • Minimum two years of experience in IT
  • Experience running networks and servers
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity topics and practices
  • Knowledge of network architecture and technology
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Unending patience with machines and the people who use them
  • Computer (Windows PC) competency in MS Office and MS Excel

Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to run and terminate network cables
  • Experience developing/upgrading networks
  • Experience with VoIP system setup
  • Can apply puns in most settings
  • IT and cybersecurity-related certifications

Benefits

At Edge Autonomy, we care about every team member and offer a positive culture with opportunities for career growth, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision coverage
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K—up to 4% matching
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Additional paid sick time

Edge Autonomy is an Equal Opportunity Employer

At Edge Autonomy, we strive to empower every team member to innovate, ideate and communicate, cultivating a culture around curiosity and learning. Because we are committed to quality, Edge Autonomy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service or any of the other important characteristics that make us unique and valuable. We celebrate and crave diversity because we realize different perspectives and experiences make us stronger and pave the runway for our future.

Hiring Requirements:

  • This is a part-time position, requiring 30-40 hours per week during normal business hours.
  • If an offer of employment is extended, a background check is required, and the offer of employment is contingent on the results.
  • Based on our work requirements, applicants must comply with the NOFORN security classification.
  • Being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 is a condition of employment at Edge Autonomy. Proof of vaccination or an accommodation request approved by Edge Autonomy will be required prior to starting employment with the company.

A Note on Our Response to COVID-19

Edge Autonomy is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace for our employees. While we continue to meet our commitments delivering the highest quality product to our customers, the health, safety and wellbeing of our employees and their families remain our top priority. As the situation evolves, so does our plan. Not only are we following all CDC, state and local guidelines, but we’re taking extra precautions to reduce the spread of COVID-19. We remain vigilant and will continue to be proactive in keeping our community safe

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Don’t see a role for you?

If you think that your talents could benefit our team, but no open position fits your needs, please email your resume to Jobs@EdgeAutonomy.io or mail it to:

Human Resources
Edge Autonomy, Inc.
831 Buckley Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401