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IT Consultant

Company: German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S., Inc.

Location: Atlanta, GA, USA

Start date: Immediately

Compensation: Hourly

How to apply: Please email your application to hr(at)

Reference: IT Consultant

Required: We only accept applicants with valid U.S. work authorization. The GACC South will not sponsor applicants for work visas

The German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern United States, Inc. (GACC South) is a private, non-profit organization which serves as the official representative of German industry and trade in the Southern United States (U.S.). Our main mission is to promote and support bilateral trade between Germany and the U.S. Our services focus on the areas of Consulting (U.S. Market Entry, Business Representation, Federal Projects) and Membership. We are part of an international network composed of 140 German foreign chambers of commerce and government offices in 92 countries.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop a current IT infrastructure map
  • Develop a best-case scenario future IT infrastructure map
  • Evaluate cloud-based vs. stationary servers or combination thereof or alternative ways to store shared files based on: convenience, price, security, data integrity (GDPR and other applicable laws compliant)
  • Evaluate single sign-on procedures
  • Evaluate software needs, redundancies and make recommendations on software integration based on employee roles
  • Evaluate hardware requirements including pc, laptops, phones (stationary and mobile), printers, fax based on employee roles and map them into a comprehensive IT infrastructure map

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Innovation skills and vision
  • Business communication, leadership and project management skills
  • Vendor relationship and negotiating skills
  • Business architectural, analysis and planning skills
  • Technical proficiency

Information for applicants:

Thank you very much for your application and your interest in this position. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are not able to answer each application personally. We review all incoming applications and if we find your skills meet our particular needs, we will contact you.