Do you have a passion for helping others overcome their technical challenges, freeing them up to do the work they know best? Are you comfortable with the knowledge that not everyone is good at using a computer nor should they be required to be, because that’s your job? Are you only satisfied when a system is properly setup and there are no surprises?

Cogent Technology Solutions, based in Cadillac, MI, partners with our clients to provide a secure and stable computing environment, allowing clients to do their job, not to be IT experts. You will be encouraged to provide lasting solutions to our client’s IT challenges, using a variety of tools at your disposal. We support and pay for formal and informal training to allow you to grow. As part of our team, we are always open to hearing your ideas for improving the services we provide and the community we are part of.

Some of the benefits available to you if you join our team:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Simple IRA Matching Program
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Vacation Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Hours
  • Large Variety of Clientele

Current Open Positions

Systems Administrator Level 1

You’re the right person if you are:

  • Motivated to help people and inspired to do what’s right for your client 
  • An efficient communicator, on the phone and by email 
  • Detail-oriented 
  • Organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently 
  • Able to quickly learn new technologies and business processes
  •  Understand that sometimes budgets prevent businesses from implementing ideal theoretical solutions and it’s our job to help them manage their risk within their budget

You Have

  • Three to five years of experience implementing and supporting Windows Servers and PCs
  • Experience scripting or otherwise automating routine processes
  • Knowledge of and experience with Active Directory and Group Policy, DHCP, DNS, file shares, print servers, and other Windows Server services 
  • A working understanding of firewalls, routing, switching, and other networking fundamentals
  • Reliable Transportation, live within 40 miles of Cadillac Michigan and be available for in-person work 3-5 days per week in the Cadillac area. 

Technologies we support: 

  • Windows Server 2012, 2016, and 2019 
  • Windows 7, 8.1, 10, and 11 
  • SQL Server 2012, 2014, 2016, and 2017 
  • SonicWall, Sophos, and Fortigate firewalls 
  • HP, Cisco, Engenius, and Netgear switches 

If this sounds like you, we’d love to talk! 
Please apply via the link below.
Systems Administrator Level 1