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Support Specialist Job

Full Job Title: Support Specialist

Job Number: 1806408

Location: Tampa, FL

Date Posted: 2018-09-06

Provides IT support to end users on a variety of issues. Identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems on a limited basis. Responds to telephone calls, email and personnel requests for technical support. Documents, tracks and monitors the problem to ensure a timely resolution. Handles computer equipment through all stages of its lifecycle.

Essential Functions:
  • Develops a strong understanding of the business and can relate problems to business impacts.
  • Understands how to triage and prioritize issues and will escalate problems to management.
  • Maintains a strong working knowledge of supported systems and continually strives to enhance knowledge through ongoing training, reading, and participating in projects and improvement initiatives.
  • Responds to alerts or emergency issues within 15 minutes during normal business hours and when on-call.
  • Processes and handles requests and orders for computer equipment throughout the lifecycle of the equipment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Additional Responsibilities:
    Candidate Education:
    • Required A High School or GED
    • Preferred An Associate's Degree in a related field or graduate from a technical school in information systems or information technology or related field.
    • Preferred A Bachelor's Degree in a related field will be considered in lieu of work experience
    Candidate Experience:
    • Required 1 year of experience in an IT Service Desk level 1 role (in a Windows network environment), maintaining and diagnosing client workstations, services, applications, and printers.
    • Required Other Experience in no less than two of the following is required: •Windows OS •Basic Windows networks •Basic Exchange server •Citrix •Working in a Help Desk Environment •Microsoft Office Suite
    Candidate Skills:
    • Intermediate Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
    • Intermediate Demonstrated written communication skills
    • Intermediate Other Manage basic IT process documentation. Must be able to document work and/or incidents using standard formats. Documentation must be grammatically correct, factually accurate, and appropriate to the target audience.
    • Intermediate Other Provide Service Desk phone and email support as required. Resolve issues by phone or email if possible. Record all Service Desk incidents/requests in the ITSM tracking system.
    • Intermediate Other Must be able to communicate technical information to management for review and approval both verbally and in writing.
    • Intermediate Other Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions and adhere to policies and standards.
    • Intermediate Other Install, maintain, and configure desktop and laptop computer hardware, software, and peripherals, including researching vendor documentation to resolve problems
    Licenses and Certifications:
    A license in one of the following is required:
    • Preferred Other At least one of the following certifications is preferred – more than one certification or advanced certifications are a plus: •A •Network •Citrix CCA •MCSA 2000 or 2003 •CCNA or CCDA •Basic Unix Administration •CompTIA
    Technical Skills:
    • Required Intermediate Microsoft Word
    • Required Intermediate Microsoft Excel
    • Preferred Intermediate Microsoft Outlook

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