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IT Specialist

  • Category: Computer / IT
  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Work Arrangement: Remote
  • Type: Part-time

Small Non-Profit  seeking an IT Specialist well versed in cyber security to join their team for an ongoing project. This project is being funded by a federal grant, which requires this person to be US Military Veteran. Proof of Veteran status will be required.

Hours/Schedule:  20 hours/weekly 


Job Type: Contract


Location Requirements: Remote     

Rate: $40Hr.-$45/Hr.

Job Description:
Looking for someone who can serve as an IT Specialist for a small non-profit organization who is well-versed in cyber security. This individual will help IT and cybersecurity activities related to the development and deployment of company's OCT imaging device and software. 


  • Provide general IT support to staff and, when needed, diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues 
  • Provide orientation and guidance to users on how to operate new software and computer equipment 
  • Help with onboarding and off-boarding of employees, including installation all new technology for the company or for new hires (e.g., computer operating systems, software programs and applications)
  • Implement and maintain an asset management system through data entry, keeping it up to date for all assets and services through their life cycle
  • Perform local security officer and system administrator duties to ensure staff have appropriate system access
  • Advance knowledge and understanding of software applications used by the team Security 
  • Provide HIPAA security support alongside  HIPAA Security Officer and Regulatory Specialist 
  • Work with vendors and staff to complete a variety of IT security maintenance tasks, including:
  • Email security
  • Firewall security
  • Cloud services security
  • Multi-factor authentication 
  • Lead cybersecurity auditing and compliance-related activities, including threat detection and response 
  • Understand and configure encryption technologies 
  • Oversee the cybersecurity of our computing assets, including all laptops (including remote maintenance) and server infrastructure
  • Veteran with 4 years of proven IT experience a must
  • Experience with HIPAA security and medical software would be a plus. 
  • Advance knowledge and understanding of software applications used by the team Security
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Computer Science or relevant field, preferred
  • Excellent diagnostic and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication, organizational and time-management skills
  • Proven expertise with internet security and data privacy principles
  • Technical proficiency 


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