#JOB – Desktop Support Technician – Level 1 – Tempe, AZ (#DesktopSupport #Tempe #AZ #Arizona)

Role: Desktop Support Technician – Level 1

Location: Tempe, AZ

Job Type: Permanent/ Full Time

General Description:

This position assists users with technical support for desktop/laptop computers, applications, printers and related technologies.


· Provide hardware / software / network problem diagnosis support/resolution to end users located onsite. Wi-Fi support and Mobile Device support.

· Assists users with installation, configuration and ongoing usability of computers and peripherals within established standards and guidelines.

· Basic phone system support of desk phones and other ancillary telecom hardware and software; Data network troubleshooting and support including campus MDF, IDF and hardware/connections servicing campus.

· Coordinate and manage relationships with support teams that provide support for hardware / Software / network and other infrastructure problem issues.

· Setup, configure, and support for video conferencing as provided by Apollo in campus conference rooms and classrooms.

· Works with vendor support contacts to resolve technical problems.

· Works with service desk as appropriate to determine and resolve issues faced by end users.

· Respond to support requests from service desk, users and other infrastructure teams.

· Use the Ticket Tracking System (HPSM) to document and manage Incidents, Service requests, problems and their respective resolutions and avoidances.

· Backing up/restoring user profiles, e-mail and Apollo work related documents.

· Training: Be willing to participate & provide training to the service desk team to help enhance skills and support capabilities. End user training on software and technology related items; Guidance to students and faculty on the use of Apollo technology.

· Create Knowledge base articles to track appropriate knowledge.

· Ensure all escalated tickets are handled and resolved with high customer satisfaction and with Tickets aging in control.

· Work on Reporting, generating day to day reports, Adhoc reports as and when required.

· Microsoft environment knowledge (desktop & server).

· Have some level of technical understanding of the products building up a desktop service.

· Coordinate desktop changes to avoid deployment collisions.

· Performs upgrades and general preventive maintenance tasks as directed to ensure the longevity of equipment.

· Collaborate with campus leaders and IT Operations staff to provide technology support for regional projects or events.

· Participate in projects concerning bigger desktop changes, for example rollout of new antivirus.

· Ensures that end user’s computers connect seamlessly with diverse systems including validation systems, file servers, email servers, application servers and administrative systems.

· Assist in user/hardware movement and branch relocations.

· Performs work in compliance within specified warranty requirements.

· Returns defective equipment/parts to maintenance inventory, documents customer repairs, maintains and restocks assigned parts inventory to insure proper spare parts levels.

· Escalate the issues to proper tier 3 support team when the restoration is beyond the scope and all resources are exhausted.

· Develop trends by monitoring and analyzing incoming incidents or service requests.

· Willing to travel to remote sites to provide support as and when required.

Technical Requirements:

· Hands-on work experience with the following:

· Windows Operating systems

· Clients: Windows 7, Windows XP etc.

· Servers: Windows 2000, Windows 2003 etc.

· Basic Knowledge of Active Directory, Exchange 2003/2007.

· ITSM ticketing tools such as Remedy, HP Service Center.

· MS Office Suite (XP, 2003, 2007): MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint, MS-Outlook, MS Project, and MS Visio.

· Internet browsers (e.g. Explorer, Chrome, Firefox)

· PDA, Blackberry, Apple device support.

· Adobe Acrobat and other common desktop applications like Winzip, etc.


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