Experienced IT Professional - Group 1 Automotive

Job ID 2021-16371
Job Location US-TX-Houston
Category Other
Type Regular Full-Time

More Information About This Job

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company recognized for being a top performer in the Automotive Industry.  With over 180 dealerships in the United States, United Kingdom and Brazil we seek only the best. Our extremely competitive approach makes it inevitable that we will dominate the market. At Group 1, we know that achieving this goal will be the result from the dedication of the most talented and competitive people. We are seeking an Experienced and Motivated IT Professional able to develop, install, maintain and modify company applications and programs, identify and analyze user requirements and troubleshoot when required.


In addition to competitive pay, we offer our associates the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Time-Off
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Employee Vehicle Purchase Program
  • Professional work environment, with job training and advancement opportunities


  • Investigate user computer problems, identify the source and determine solutions.
  • Participate in the installation and testing of software and hardware
  • Provide system level support to all personnel for all company computer software
  • Analyze and resolve technical problems for established networks. 
  • Establish user profiles, user environments, directories, and security for networks being installed.
  • Work with vendors to resolve complex network problems.
  • Ability to determine computer problems and to coordinate hardware and/or software solutions


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as an IT Professional
  • Automotive background a plus.
  • Knowledge of company supported software platforms such as: Windows 7 & 10, Microsoft Office and Server Operating Systems.
  • Knowledge of both wireless and wired networking
  • Knowledge of Mitel phone system a plus
  • Working knowledge of CDK Systems
  • Must have a vehicle and available for limited traveling.
  • Must be able to work on call and occasional weekends.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent follow-through skills


Experience with managing computer and hardware inventory, using Excel and database applications.

Knowledge of imaging, staging and deployment of computer assets in a fast paced, large enterprise environment.


*All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment.*

Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.