IT Manager

Information Technology Carol Stream, Illinois


We are currently looking for an experienced IT Manager to help us broaden our company and continue to grow within the Telecommunications industry.


  • Be a working, hands-on manager. 
  • Must dive into problems and provide solutions.
  • Be our go-to for security, network, server, hardware, and operating systems.
  • Lead IT Department operational and strategic planning, including fostering innovation, planning projects, and organizing and negotiating the allocation of resources.
  • Work with end-users to implement simplification solutions.
  • Provide strategic vision to organization around data utilization and data accessibility.
  • Benchmark, analyze, report on, and make recommendations for the improvement and growth of the IT infrastructure and IT systems.
  • Develop and implement all IT policies and procedures, including those for architecture, security, disaster recovery, standards, purchasing, and service provision.
  • Negotiate and administer vendor, outsourcer, and consultant contracts and service agreements.
  • Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and support of all IT systems, including servers, PCs, operating systems, hardware, software, and peripherals.
  • Oversee provision of end-user services, including help desk and technical support services.
  • Keep current with the latest technologies.
  • Practice asset management for IT hardware, software, and equipment.
  • Manage IT staffing, including recruitment, supervision, scheduling, development, evaluation, and disciplinary actions.
  • Develop and direct implementation of security standards and best practices by creating policy as it aligns to the ITW IT Security Policy & Standards
  • Increase awareness to Cyber Security Threats to the network
  • Monitor the Division’s networks for security breaches and investigate violations when they occur.
  • Help to design, implement, and maintain the organization’s cyber-security plan.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in the field of computer science or information systems and 5+ years related work experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • 1-2 years experience in a management position
  • Technical knowledge of network and PC operating systems
  • Technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and standards
  • Proven experience as an IT Manager with ability to manage personnel
  • ERP Operation and Support experience
  • Communicates effectively across all departments within the company
  • Hands on experience with computer networks, network administration, and network installation


  • Health Care: Medical, Dental, & Vision
  • 401K w/ 100% Company Match
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation & Sick Pay)
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Paid Holidays'

Job Type: Full-time