2021- Summer - Consulting Associate - Technology - Managed IT Services Infrastructure

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2021- Summer - Consulting Associate - Technology - Managed IT Services Infrastructure

Charlotte, NC
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    At RSM US, our Technology Consultants work with large and small companies in various industries, developing strong working relationships with clients built on understanding their businesses and challenges. Our Technology Consultants work on multiple team engagements each year, participating in multiple aspects of any particular assignment—not just one part. Working in a mutually respectful team environment helps our professionals perform at their best and integrate their careers with their personal lives.

    The Infrastructure Consulting Associate role is a unique opportunity for any technology-minded individual seeking professional training and hands on experience. RSM's Infrastructure Consultants work with client companies in the installation, implementation and support of advanced systems and network infrastructure. This position offers a dynamic fast paced hands-on learning environment.

    What you can expect at RSM:

    • Participate in client facing projects and services such as
    • Design and implement short- and long-term strategic plans to ensure the client’s infrastructure capacity meets existing and future requirements.
    • Develop, implement, and maintain policies, procedures, and associated training plans for infrastructure administration and project management.
    • Participate in the development of IT strategies in collaboration with the client’s executive team.
    • Conduct research and make recommendations on products, services, protocols, and standards in support of all infrastructure procurement and development efforts.
    • Learn what it means to be a consultant behind the scenes:
    • How to create client facing documentation
    • How to create internal documentation to support RSM clients
    • Learn and utilize the tools RSM uses to monitor and manage clients
    • Learn how projects are planned, scoped and staffed
    • Learn to effectively and efficiently multitask

    Responsibilities May Include:

    • Developing IT operations plans to effectively manage and maintain a technology environment
    • Implementations or upgrades with leading vendors such as Cisco, Palo Alto, HP, VMware, Nimble, NetApp or Meraki
    • Collaboration upgrades and deployments with VoIP Telephony, Video Conferencing and Collaboration Tools
    • Advanced Windows Server and Workstation administration and management
    • Assisting an organization in adopting Modern Workplace solutions to empower the workforce
    • Migrating client on-premise infrastructure to cloud workloads in Microsoft Azure or AWS
    • Assist in client Infrastructure Assessments and IT Audits
  • Qualifications

    Basic Qualifications:

    • A passion for technology and a desire to learn
    • Recently completed a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Information Systems or related concentration.
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Visio
    • Knowledge of Apple and Windows-based software/hardware
    • Travel to assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations.
    • Ability to travel up to 25%
    • A minimum 3.0 GPA is preferred

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving and analytical skills.
    • Strong judgment, issues management, and problem analysis techniques.
    • Strong presentation, facilitation, time management, and prioritization skills.
    • Proven ability to work both independently and as a part of a team.
    • Demonstrated ability to balance priorities on simultaneous projects.
    • You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

    You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective. Experience RSM US. Experience the power of being understood. RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

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  • Industry
    Professional Services
  • About Us

    RSM is the leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services to the middle market, which is the engine of global commerce and economic growth. With over 11,000 employees across the U.S. and Canada and a global presence in 120 countries, our purpose is to deliver the power of being understood to our clients, colleagues and communities. As first-choice advisors, we are focused on developing leading professionals and innovative services to meet our clients’ evolving needs in today’s ever-changing business environment.

    Through a supportive, caring culture, our people are empowered to be their authentic selves, make an impact, own their futures and achieve their personal and professional aspirations. Together, our people’s individual talents and diverse perspectives strengthen our teams and enhances the unique insights that we provide to our clients.