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IT Administrator II

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Greenwood Village, CO, US (United States)

 

Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont (www.newmont.com) is one of the largest gold companies in the world. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company has approximately 24,000 employees and contractors, with the majority working at Newmont's core operations in the United States, Australia, Ghana, Peru and Suriname. Newmont is the only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index and in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont's industry leading performance is reflected through high standards in environmental management, health and safety for its employees and creating value and opportunity for host communities and shareholders.

About this role

Calling all New or Recent Graduates!

This is an entry-level information technology (IT) role. You will be assigned to work in several areas of technology and increase your knowledge to assist in the analysis, design, implementation, operation and technical support of one or more IT projects and functions. You will develop expertise and specialize in one or more of the above areas or function as IT Generalist prior to specializing in a specific technical area. You will be under the direction of more senior-level IT staff and complete a variety of developmental assignments in various IT functions with on-the-job training. You will gain knowledge of Newmont's primary applications and operating systems through training and informative opportunities.

Your role will consist of

Infrastructure, Operations and Cyber Security

  • Assisting teams in evaluation of applications for cloud migrations.
  • Performs background analysis through interviews and research; Develops system, application and workflow documentation.
  • Investigates and researches problems via online resources, technical materials and vendor support.
  • May be subject to call-in or required to respond on short notice to assist with IT related emergencies.
  • Contacts internal clients, co-workers and management, and must at all times act as a professional representative of the department.

Enterprise and Mining Business Solutions

  • Participates in the development of specifications for projects.
  • Learns to analyze, define, and document requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operating system environment, collaborate with other systems, internal and external checks and controls, and outputs.
  • Participates in development of test plans through final acceptance testing;
  • Performs or assists with special projects and participates on project teams;

Project Management Office

  • Understand the Project Methodology, templates and processes applied to global IT projects.
  • Support IT project tools and solutions to drive to global transparency and consistency.
  • Contribute to the governance and communication of IT project execution and IT project quality reviews.
  • Assist with incorporating feedback from project team members for continual improvement. 

 

Contribution to the PMO area provides an opportunity for the candidate to develop an understanding of how projects are executed, prioritization of IT project activities, understanding accountability of managing project resources, financials and project success.  The PMO area works with all functions within the IT organization to provide governance, guidance and templates to ensure consistent quality execution. 

 

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Your training, skills and experience checklist

Knowledge:

  • Completion of a bachelor's degree program at an accredited college or university with major course work in IT, Computer Science, Information Systems Management or a closely related field.

Experience:

  • 2 years of experience in technology, finance, or engineering.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Motivated toward career growth and learning.
  • Interact effectively with a wide range of partners throughout the company.
  • Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Express ideas effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, co-workers, and partners.
  • Establish effective working relationships with colleagues, team members, supervisors, vendors and other Newmont personnel.
Working conditions and location

Where you will be located!

  • The position will sit in the Greenwood Village, CO Corporate Office.
  • Willingness to put in extra hours as projects and priorities dictate.
  • Flexible hours to accommodate global support times.
  • Travel may be required but is projected to be minimal.

To learn more about Newmont visit us at:

Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that fosters leaders and allows every person to thrive, contribute, and grow. We are committed to selecting and developing our employees, and to establishing a work environment where everyone can take an active part in reaching our strategic goals while feeling a sense of pride in working at Newmont.

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnic, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.


Nearest Major Market: Denver