Eastman - Lead Site IT Analyst

General Requirements:

  • Able to lead manufacturing site IT infrastructure projects
  • Coordinate technical staff's daily work assignments.
  • Able to use analytical skills in diagnosing, resolving, and preventing infrastructure problems.
  • Able to work collaboratively with site management on projects and support. 
  • Able to work collaboratively with site support functions.  (e.g. Process Areas, Lab Functions, Technical Staff, etc…)
  • Effective and proactive communication on status, opportunities, etc… 
  • Be able to work collaboratively with corporate IT function on both support and project related efforts.
  • Be able to work collaboratively with vendors on both support and project related efforts.
  • Off-hours  availability as part of an on-call rotation
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Proactive in leading efforts.  Demonstrate initiative.
  • Occasional Travel (10%)
  • Train employees on IT systems, procedures, etc both in class room settings and one-on-one sessions.
  • Insure participation in site safety processes. Insure completion of department Safety activities.

Responsibilities and Technical Skills

 Network Administration:

  • Implement network projects as needed to accommodate site building renovations, construction, and demolition/closing.
  • Manage moves/adds.
  • Diagnose and correct network problems. 

Datacenter Administration:

  • Address datacenter facility and business continuity. (e.g. HVAC, Power, UPS, PBX/VoIP, etc..)
  • Monitor and secure datacenter environment

Server / Storage Administration: 

  • Manage the Windows Server environment.
  • Manage the VMware environment.
  • Maintain SAN/ NAS storage infrastructure.
  • Investigate and perform analysis of hardware requirements, while maintaining awareness of hardware consolidation opportunities.
  • Rack mount and run cable for server hardware.  Install server software (e.g. OS, applications).  Maintain HW/SW stability.
  • Manage disposal/retirement of obsolete assets per site disposal policy.
  • Maintain Windows Security and OS patching in compliance with the Corporate Security Team.  This includes SCCM client implementations and patch reporting.
  • Manage File Server security (file/folder access) and Print Server (print queues and drivers).

Desk Side Support:

  • Be a technical resource for IT support staff supporting Windows devices.
  • Proactively manage support requests. Log requests.  Identify and work items requiring attention.  Close items when completed.
  • Insure operating system patch application is compliant in accordance to IT metrics.
  • Investigate and remediate virus and malware occurrences.
  • Provide video conferencing support.
  • Support electronic equipment disposal process.



A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems preferred.


 5 years of IT Infrastructure experience preferred for this position.

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.

Eastman Chemical Company is an E-Verify employer.

Primary Location




Jan 26, 2014