Junior IT Specialist

Material Exchange

Material Exchange

Subotica, Serbia · Subotica, Serbia · Vojvodina, Serbia
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Job Title: Junior IT Specialist

About Material Exchange

It’s no secret that the fashion industry is one of the most polluting industries on the planet. The challenge is what to do about it. Material Exchange is a global tech start-up tackling that challenge by transforming the way the fashion industry sources materials to be more efficient, transparent, and sustainable.

In the ever-evolving landscape of fashion, where innovation is the name of the game, Material Exchange stands at the forefront, redefining how fashion brands connect with the world's finest materials. Founded in 2018, this Swedish trailblazer has carved a niche as a cutting-edge B2B marketplace, where technology and data intersect with boundless creativity and groundbreaking innovation.

At the heart of Material Exchange is an AI-enabled platform that crafts unparalleled experiences for fashion brands, allowing them to discover and source materials with an ease and precision previously unimaginable. This platform is not just a tool, but a revolutionary bridge connecting textile mills, suppliers, and garment manufacturers to the global market in a way that is both innovative and data-driven.

But the true essence of Material Exchange lies in its global reach and dynamic team. With a presence in over 10 countries, the company is a mosaic of diverse talents and perspectives, all unified by a singular vision. This global team is not just building a marketplace but is pioneering a new era of fashion sourcing, where exceptional talent with a growth mindset is the catalyst for continuous evolution and excellence. If this excites you and you’re up for the challenge it would be great to hear from you.

Who we want to hire:

We are looking for a Junior IT Specialist to join our team in Subotica, Serbia. You have a relevant portfolio, team player mentality, and ideally a marketplace or SAAS background. You’ll provide technical support to end-users for hardware, software, and network issues, both on-premise and remote. Our platform is used on desktop as well as on mobile.

Who you are:

  • At least 2+ years of experience in IT
  • Desire to work in a fast-growing start-up
  • Associate or bachelor’s degree
  • Desire and openness to continuously learn

More about what you will be doing:

  • Install, configure and maintain computer systems and networks, ensuring optimal performance and security.
  • Assist with the setup and maintenance of user accounts, permissions, and passwords.
  • Monitor system performance and troubleshoot issues.
  • Assist in the deployment of new applications and upgrades across on-premise and remote systems.
  • Conduct regular maintenance and updates of IT equipment and systems.
  • Document IT processes, issues, and resolutions for future reference.
  • Ensure the security and privacy of networks and computer systems.
  • Use Microsoft Intune to detect, diagnose, and resolve issues.

Required skills

  • Strong proficiency in English with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity of various operating systems (Windows, Mac OS, Linux)
  • Experience with troubleshooting hardware and software issues
  • Knowledge of network security practices and antivirus programs
  • Experience with scripting and automation tools
  • Basic understanding of computer networks, hardware, and software with experience in both on-premise and remote systems
  • Knowledge of domain controllers and/or Microsoft Intune

What we offer:

We offer the opportunity to join a fast-growing international start-up that is on the leading edge of innovation in materials sourcing. We are a group of colleagues who are extremely passionate about our individual crafts, what we’re creating together, and each other. We support our employees with competitive compensation, as well as excellent working conditions.

We embrace diversity and inclusion, respect and value differences, and appreciate diverse life experiences. We know when people from different backgrounds and points of view work together, we can create significant change and value – for our customers, partners, employees and for the planet.

Interested in this position and helping change an industry that touches nearly every person on the planet ? Please send your CV! We will review CVs on an ongoing basis and interviews will be arranged for shortlisted candidates.