1 N Upper Wacker Dr Chicago IL 60606 US 8475771600

As a wise Erlich Bachman once said, “Our corporate culture is that we have no corporate culture.” Here at Spectrum we are looking for a talented IT Consultant looking to advance their technical guidance skills on a team that is exactly that-- a no politics, startup-like, exciting and fun software team. So, if you have a knack for how things work and are always looking for new ways to solve problems in the tech space, then please, read on.


Beyond working with state of the art technology, you will have many different fantastic projects to work on as an IT Consultant at Spectrum. Here are just a few different responsibilities you can expect off the bat:

  • Discuss the current configuration of our product with account managers and help advise on recommended updates to
  • Integrate the appropriate CRM systems with our proprietary software
  • Manage client and internal DNS records including loading the appropriate sites to Microsoft Azure’s Cloud
  • Collaborate with DevOps team to solve escalated issues
  • Ensure proper security precautions are in place via SSL renewal
  • Provide phone and email technical support to customers covering email, DNS, and other hosting related issues
  • Identify, procure, and install the necessary hardware and software for existing and newly onboarded team members
  • Archiving client onboarding and offboarding records such as domain transfers
  • Configures appropriate software packages such as operating systems networking components and office applications
  • Manage internal software and hardware tools to ensure team member efficiencies
  • Train new and existing team members on software applications
  • Handle client troubleshooting for custom software
  • Create the necessary accounts for email hosting

Some Characteristics That Define You

As an IT Consultant for Spectrum, you will wear many different hats in order to properly manage our clients’ needs and grow their businesses. Here are just a few different things that will define you:

  • People Person. From your team members to our clients, you’ll find yourself collaborating with and advising others every day; so, it only make sense that you enjoy the more extroverted sides of life.
  • Business Savvy. Beyond the wicked technical skills you bring to the table, we also want you to consider the business implications of our software tools. From the ways our team uses them to how our customers use them, we always want you to keep the user and the business application in mind.
  • Teacher. A big part of introducing new technology to customers and team members is teaching them how to use it. As such, we know you love helping provide the appropriate technical guidance for each unique individual at Spectrum who seeks your expertise.
  • Detail-Oriented. When you provide technical guidance day in and day out, it only makes sense that you’re extremely detail-oriented, ensuring that everything will run smoothly and efficiently.

Required Skills & Experience

On top of the many intangible skills you bring to the table, there are many skills that can help improve the efficiencies and success of your work at Spectrum. Here are a few of those required skills and experience that you will come in with as an IT Consultant on our team:

  • 1-2 years of troubleshooting experience (preferably with ASP.NET/C#)
  • Experience with SSL technology
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure
  • PBX management experience
  • Working knowledge of ASP.NET/C#
  • Experience with Rackspace and Office365
  • Working knowledge with MSTP/POP/IMAP, SQL
  • Physical computer/computer accessory setup capabilities


As an IT Consultant at Spectrum there are a ton of fantastic perks and benefits that come along with your work. Here are just a few of the benefits you can expect when joining the Spectrum family:

  • Comprehensive medical & dental insurance
  • Retirement planning & company matching
  • Generous PTO, including sick days & holidays
  • A state-of-the-art office environment
  • Nintendo Switch in-office gaming such as FIFA, Arms, Mario Kart, and Rocket League
  • Year-round gym memberships
  • Paid continuing education
  • Casual dress code
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Free-Lunch-Friday
  • Company sponsored parties and group activities outside of the office

About Us

Our company mission can be summed up in one word—growth. At Spectrum, our top priorities revolve around growing business for our customers, growing our software, and growing our careers.

Since opening our doors in 1992, Spectrum has proudly served the small and medium-sized business owner, developing new and innovative ways to drive sales for their businesses. Today, we work with more than 1000 clients in virtually every major North American market serving as one of the nation’s top lead generation software and service providers in the home services arena. But Spectrum is so much more than just a service for lead generation and lead generation software.

Spectrum is a manifestation of our team’s ingenuity and unique skillset. The talent of our individual team members and energy as a unit has led us to create the program responsible for our overall success. This lead generation ecosystem, combining a multitude of software tools, full-service account management, and web-development processes has secured millions of leads for our clients and is a true testament to the capabilities and forward-thinking attitude of the Spectrum family.

With offices in downtown Chicago as well as the northwest suburbs, we continue to grow every day as a leader and innovator in driving client sales, and we want you to join us in doing so.

Apply for our IT Consultant position and feel your impact with Spectrum today!

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