Kforce Information Technology (IT) Team Lead in Houston, Texas

Kforce has a client seeking a motivated Information Technology (IT) Team Lead who is a highly organized and a reliable team member to work full time in our corporate office in Houston, Texas (TX).Summary:The candidate will require the skills and abilities to coordinate and delegate the responsibilities of IT team members on a daily basis. Leaders conduct training sessions with employees so that they can be equipped with new knowledge and skills to remain current. They also train entry-level employees that will allow them to be on the same level as the team.

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, or similar field a plus

  • Minimum of 5 years of Exchange Administration, Active Directory/Group Policy, Cisco firewalls and routers

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience leading teams of 5 or more

  • The ideal candidate will have experience in vendor management, purchasing, licensing management, server administration, Exchange, virtualization, storage systems, colocations, networking, firewalls, and cloud computing

  • Experience supporting application developers using Java and .Net technologies

  • Experience with VMware technologies including vSphere 5.0 , vCenter, Windows 2008 R2, 2012, SQL Server 2014, Exchange Server 2013, Windows 10

  • Have superior organizational skills

  • Strong analytical skills

  • A good listener and communicator

  • Flexibility to handle multiple diverse scenarios simultaneously

  • Proven track record of effective coaching and mentoring skills

  • Have first-rate negotiating skills

  • Able to handle work pressure

  • Detail oriented

  • Self-starter

  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines and priorities

  • Lotus Notes experience a plus

  • Relevant Microsoft and Cisco certifications a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:80000.00Maximum Compensation:100000.00