Help Desk Analyst III


$18.50 - 20.90/hr


Salt Lake City, UT

Date Posted:

June 17, 2019

Employment Type:


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Staffing Area:

Technology & IT

Contract Desktop Support Engineer

BRIEF DESCRIPTION: Contract Desktop Support Engineer is a key member of the corporate IT operations staff with primary responsibility for desktop configurations, help desk support, and some LAN support. Additionally they will be well versed in all operational processes and procedures and assist in improvements as necessary or requested.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: This is a technical and hands on position that requires excellent knowledge of Microsoft Windows systems administration, Macintosh systems administration, some knowledge of network administration, as well as excellent customer service skills in order to assist end users with technology issues.

This person is responsible for maintaining and enhancing the company's corporate system environments, including hardware installation and maintenance; installing, upgrading, and supporting software; maintaining desktop security; monitoring and tuning of system resources; helpdesk support.

Min Requirements:
• Windows 10 upgrade experience
• Macintosh upgrade experience
• 3+ years of experience as a Desktop Support Engineer
• 3+ years of experience working with Microsoft Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, DFS
• Solid knowledge of Windows Operating Systems
• Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office suites
• Experience maintaining security in an enterprise environment by ensuring compliance to corporate standards, policies, and procedures
• Experience with remediation efforts of recognized security vulnerabilities on Windows based OS’s, various browsers and other products such as Adobe, Java, etc.
• Experience supporting mobile devices in a corporate environment (iPhone, Android etc.)
• Experience troubleshooting LAN, WAN, TCP/IP and Wireless issues
• Excellent troubleshooting, research and problem solving skills
• Ability to diagnose hardware and software problems and replace defective components (Dell HW and HP HW exp preferred)
• Self-motivator with the ability to work independently
• Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
• A positive attitude and excellent customer service, communication and organizational skills
• Experience with creating documentation for both internal IT and end-users
• May perform routine system administration activities such as adding/modifying/removing user access, installing upgrades and patches, maintaining spreadsheets, HW/SW ordering, etc.
• Ability to support remote locations
• Bachelors Degree of relevance or equivalent work experience

Preferred Requirements:
• Experience administering an Active Directory(2003/2008)/Microsoft SCCM/Microsoft WSUS environment
• Experience with scripting language (ie. powershell, visual basic, perl)
• Basic knowledge of remote control technologies is preferred (i.e. RDC, Dameware, Apple Remote Desktop)
• Current MCSE certifications
Microsoft Windows 10, Apple Macintosh, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, DFS, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, Computer Security, Operating System, Java, iPhone, Android Mobile, LAN - Local Area Network, WAN - Wide Area Network, TCP/IP, Wireless Connectivity, Hardware Troubleshooting, Diagnose Problems, Hardware & Software Installation, Dell Technologies, HP, Superior Customer Service, Communication

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111 East Broadway
Suite 750
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