2nd/3rd Line Deskside Support Engineer

Recruiter
Es Field Delivery Uk Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
?30,000 - 35,000 based on experience
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for highly customer-focused and enthusiastic Deskside Support Engineer with a genuine interest in solving peoples IT issues. The successful candidate should be technically competent, possess good communication skills and be willing to collaborate with the wider IT support teams. Based in Galway, Ireland you will be supporting a customer who sets high standards for themselves and expects the same standards of FDS as their support provider. Day to day activities include resolving a wide variety of desktop software and hardware issues and requests, while minimizing disruption to our users. You are also the on-site hands & eyes support for the server, storage, telecommunications and network teams. Key Responsibilities: Your key responsibilities will include but not limited to: - Provide 2nd and 3rd line support for all hardware and software IT-related issues and incidents. - To provide high-quality, highly visible desk side and floor-walking support functions to the customer and log such activities through the call systems as work is completed. - To install pre-defined computer 'images' onto desktop and laptop computers in the case of a serious system failure. - To install or re-install any applications onto PCs in line with installation procedures. - To perform diagnostic services using all available resources, including the use of other customer-based and external support parties. - To perform hardware break fix on PC's, Laptops and Printers or manage hardware repair through the customer defined warranty routes. - Identify service improvements and take them through to implementation. - Travel to other customer accounts located within a reasonable distance of the base location as and when required. Essential Skills: - A broad technical knowledge of IT, PC's/peripherals and their architecture - Proven software and hardware troubleshooting skills - In-depth knowledge of standard SW issues including Windows OS, Office Suites and core application suites - Excellent customer facing skills - Excellent organisational skills, able to take a methodical approach to service issues - Able to work both on own initiative and as part of a team - Ability to work under pressure to meet SLA's and remain calm in stressful situations - Ability to follow processes and procedures - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills This is an excellent opportunity to join us and as an employee you will gain access to a large library of training courses and accreditations to help further your skills and development. We also offer an excellent benefits package including personal pension plan, and various other flexible benefits including private medical cover, life insurance, and flexible holiday to name a few. Apply now for consideration!
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