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Desktop Support Engineer
Job Order #13713
San Francisco, California - Added Nov 22, 2017

Full Description:

Our client Palo Alto is eagerly looking for a Desktop Support Engineer to join their team!

This is a direct hire position

• Strong Desktop Support work experience, preferably in large or enterprise-level, multi-user environments.
o Mostly Level 1 and Level 2 Support.
• Strong troubleshooting experience with Windows 7/8/10, Macs OS, basic networking.
• Basic of users/groups managements in Active Directory, GPO, and windows services.
• Background in TCP/IP, IP networking knowledge, i.e. IP subnet, DNS, DHCP, FTP, SSH, etc…
• Excellent problem-solving skills in order to diagnose, evaluate and resolve complex problem situations, or when appropriate, escalate or route them to appropriate IT staff members.
• Experience with video/audio conferencing systems. (Company uses Zoom).
• Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple problems and issues, excellent organizational skills, a teamwork approach to work and collaborate with peers to solve problems when necessary.
• Must be a positive, energetic team player, and an advocate for product excellence and quality.
• Must be hands-on, results-oriented, who is a strong team player, excellent communicator (verbal/written), and comfortable in an entrepreneurial environment.
• Must have the ability to recognize problems, recommend and implement solutions.
• Multi-Tasking and able to handle multiple user-issues in sync.
• Flexibility to work longer hours as required and to be on-call.
• Must want to learn and soak up new technologies and experience.
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or MIS and at least 3 years work experience (Preferable).

• Hands-on experience with hosted applications like Centrify, SSO, Office 365, Zendesk, Dropbox, Crowdstrike, Zoom.
• Cloud-based Ticketing System exp. a plus.

Job Description:
• Provide front-line support, primary technical support to end-users on various technical issues and problems relating to hardware, software, and peripherals.
• Respond to, document, and resolve service tickets in a timely manner according to SLA.
• Diagnose, evaluate, and resolve complex problem situations, or when appropriate, escalate or route them to appropriate IT staff members.
o Monitor and manage helpdesk/operations and escalate if necessary.
• Root-cause analysis, develop checklists for typical problems, and recommend procedures and controls for problem prevention.
• Cloud-Based monitoring and attention to security matters.
o Look at end-points and security logs, help company w/ security transitions.
• Troubleshoot Remote Connection problems.
• Support multiple platforms including desktops, laptops, mobile devices, and videoconferencing equipment. Provide on-site and remote desktop/laptop support in multi-site enterprise environment.
• Monitoring, responding to and resolving service tickets and problem reports received through walkups, phone, email, and ticketing queue system Zendesk.
• Troubleshoot system hardware and software incidents including operating system and application problems
• Manage equipment, software purchasing, update inventory records via IT Asset management system.
• Employee on-boarding/off-boarding, equipment deployment, account setup, etc.
• Remediation of affected endpoints using Crowdstrike and anti-malware tool.
• Internal server backup management/support.
• Provide video-conferencing support with Zoom.
• Work with next-generation cloud-hosted IT applications; including Centrify SSO, Office 365, Dropbox, AWS, Crowdstrike, AirWatch, etc...
• Coordinate with HR to Process new hired onboarding/off-boarding.

Curious? Want to know more? Are you available?
Please send a current resume to Allen at
Reference job#13713

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