Information Technology Lead

  • Full-Time
  • Bozeman

Website AED

Serious Fun, Serious Engineering

Advanced Electronic Designs, Inc. (AED) is a progressive technology and product development company located in Bozeman, MT. We provide engineering and product development services for a wide range of industries including medical, military (Department of Defense), instrumentation, and entertainment.  We are looking for a full-time Information Technology Lead with a breadth of experience as identified below. Individuals who are self-starters with the ability to work with limited oversight are preferred.


Bachelor’s degree in information technology (preferred) or equivalent experience
Five or more years of applicable experience or certifications in the following:

  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • Microsoft file and print services
  • Microsoft Office Programs/Drivers
  • Microsoft Windows 7 and 10
  • Microsoft 365 including Office
  • Microsoft SQL server maintenance
  • MySQL administration
  • PostgreSQL administration
  • Network infrastructure (IP addressing, DNS, DHCP, switching, routing, access points, and WiFi)
  • Network and fileserver security
  • Firewall rules, NAT
  • Virtual desktop environments
  • VOIP
  • Linux server
  • Windows server
  • G-Suite admin tasks
  • On-Site and off-site backup
  • Facilitate remote workstation access
  • Setup and maintenance of revision control systems (SVN and GIT)
  • Setup and maintenance of build servers
  • Internet service monitoring and troubleshooting
  • AWS, Microsoft Azure, Xen Server XCP-NG, and Docker (bonus)
  • ITAR and NIST 800-171 compliance (bonus)
  • Candidates must be able to pass a comprehensive background check due to the nature of AED’s projects and clients.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.


  • Day-to-day monitoring and maintenance of AED’s IT network to ensure consistent, reliable delivery of service to all end-users.
  • Ensure network and data security best practices are implemented and monitored while ensuring regulatory compliance requirements are met and maintained (NIST-800-171 experience preferred).
  • Perform work in a manner that causes minimal impact and interruption of service to end-users during normal business hours.
  • Perform setup, maintenance, and reallocation of group policies and individual permissions.
    Monitor firewall performance and activity logs and alerts.
  • Configure, maintain, and resolve issues that impact optimum performance of Xen Servers.
    Install, configure, and maintain AED’s wireless network.
  • Proactively monitor, setup, install, configure, maintain and resolve hardware and software related issues.
  • Perform basic server administration duties, which includes working closely with, AED Software and Firmware leads.
  • Setup, configure, maintain, and resolve performance issues with desktop, mobile devices, audio/video (A/V) equipment, as well as other types of technological devices as needed.
  • Provide leadership and guidance in the strategic planning for the rollout of IT initiatives and system changes.
  • Provide consistent follow up with end-users in situations where their ability to work has been interrupted or impaired due to network, hardware, and software related issues.
  • Actively explore opportunities to improve work processes and service to customers, which includes the testing and evaluation of new technologies.
  • Perform other duties as needed.

Direct Inquiries to:

Mark Henry

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