Career Opportunities

Are you looking for a career in a fast moving and growing technology company.

Northern Computer is always looking for people that will excel within our organization. We financially reward employees for their contribution and provide a working environment that promotes personal and professional growth.

If you would like to apply for one of our job opportunities and you are outgoing and possess the ability to think quickly, email us your resume and cover page.

Account Manager Job Opportunity

For more than 33 years Northern Computer has provided computer and networking services to a wide range of clients in the Okanagan Valley. Our Penticton office has an exciting opportunity for a passionate and enthusiastic individual to join our team as an Account Manager.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Account Manager’s primary responsibility will be to manage relationships with clients and prospects both short and long term. This position requires exceptional communication skills both verbal and written and may involve some public speaking as well as working at networking events. You will be expected to look and act in a professional manner, perform tasks accurately and on time and meet quotas by completing required sales activities.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

A strong sales background and experience in recommending effective business products and IT solutions and services to the small business environment is necessary. A general understanding of accounting and line of business software would be important as well as a solid knowledge of MS Office applications including SharePoint. This position involves constant consulting with clients and prospects on typical business computing requirements. Post-Secondary education in business and/or computer science would be preferred.

ENVIRONMENT

The environment is a standard office setting however weekly local travel is required. The individual must have a valid driver’s license and a reliable and presentable car. Job site visits will generally be inside but may include sites under construction. Business hours are from 8:30–5:00 M-F although some days may consist of earlier or later meetings with staff or clients. Occasional weekend work may be required.

We have a great team supported environment, competitive compensation and a generous benefits package.

Senior Network Engineer Job Opportunity

The successful candidate will be comfortable working in a fast paced, deadline driven environment that requires exceptional time management and organizational skills. You should have network certifications and/or a college diploma for our specific industry coupled with 2 – 5 years of related work experience.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to take initiative, working with minimal supervision are a requirement. We require a strong technical background and experience in a variety of network and PC environments including experience with all aspects of Windows operating systems including MS Small Business Server 2003/2008/2012, MS RDS, MS Exchange, SQL, Cisco, VMware and other virtualization platforms.

You need to be familiar with setup and maintenance of a broad range of networking equipment, including switches, routers, firewalls, VPN gateways, and PDA’s. You should have experience dealing with business users and recommending effective solutions. You will be expected to work the flexible hours necessary to meet the demands of our clients.

Successful candidate will:
· Be quick thinking with out-of-the-box problem solving skills
· Enjoy customer service and multi-tasking
· Want to be part of a great team and contribute to the growth and development of a rapidly expanding company.

We offer a great team environment, competitive compensation and a great benefits package.