Technology Consultant

2018-04-09 – This position has been filled!


2018-03-06 – Job Description: Technology Consultant

Why Slingshot?
Our shark-ceilinged office in Reading Ohio is a great launchpad to helping make Cincinnati’s small businesses a better place to work and live.  We love to learn and improve, and to have fun at it!  We’re looking for someone special to pour into and build-up, who can support and propel Slingshot and our clients forward.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Attentively support customer helpdesk requests with quality solutions and follow-though.
  • Support and maintain servers, networks, PCs, mailboxes and users as part of Slingshot’s managed services.
  • Follow instructions and standard procedures for customer service and system setups, recommending improvements, and testing and documenting all changes.
  • Work with project owners and Slingshot team to determine needs and to plan solutions, and to communicate project progress and issue resolutions.
  • Contribute to the growth of Slingshot by referring quality clients and candidates.

Required Job Qualifications:

  • Strong Expertise with common business technologies, including PC and network cabling & hardware, Windows, Office, Outlook, remote control tools, mobile devices, web browsers.
  • Knowledge and some experience of Windows Servers, SBS, RDP, SMTP, DNS, TCP/IP and wireless networking, Active Directory, Exchange, Sharepoint, Hyper-V, IIS, SQL.
  • Self-starting with a diligent work ethic, attention to detail and process, adaptability, love of learning, and excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Current on IT industry trends, technologies, and standards. Able to research, recommend, and apply better solutions as they emerge.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Effectively handles multiple projects in a fast-paced, changing environment.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, valid driver license and insurance, and reliable vehicle.
  • Functioning cell phone for occasional work use.
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, climb, and sit for extended periods of time, and occasionally lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

Desired Job Qualifications:

  • Windows Scripting experience with PowerShell, WSH, or Batch.
  • MTA, MCSA, MCSE, MOS, MCSD, CIW, or other relevant certifications.
  • Degree from a recognized university or equivalent experience.


  • Full-Time Salaried W2, IRA match, benefit stipend, paid training and vacation, commission for new clients, reimbursed certification exams.
  • We are looking for a long-term employee who will grow with us!
  • Do not send a resume until we request it. To apply, email us a 1-2 paragraph description of why you think you’d be a great fit at Slingshot.