IT Specialist

New York, United States Full-time

The IT Specialist is always looking for ways to learn new things and set up new gear. You are fearless to take on new challenges. You’re ready to dive in and get dirty with a server or a piece of networking equipment. You are not afraid to speak up when a process or system doesn’t work correctly or efficiently enough.

Mac Workstation / General Tech Support:

  • Respond in a timely manner to tech help requests maintaining our internal SLA
  • Troubleshoot end user hardware/software problems, respond accordingly, and escalate where necessary
  • Setup and maintain end user workstations
  • Ensure end user workstation security
  • Work to minimize the presence of spam, spyware, malware and viruses across all systems
  • Set up/maintain VoIP phones
  • Set up/maintain video conference capabilities and interface with client IT departments for external calls
  • Set up/maintain media capabilities in conference/meeting rooms
  • Advise on necessary departmental purchases
  • Assist in research and implementation of new equipment and services
  • Other duties as assigned, including supervised server maintenance, backup scheduling & security evaluations


  • Mac OS
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • JAMF Casper (a plus)
  • Font Management
  • Networking Basics
  • Ability to lift 50lbs unassisted
  • Strong organizational, communication skills, both oral and written
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A passion for all things Internet

Barbarian is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.