1st Line Support Engineer / IT Helpdesk Analyst
Job Title: 1st Line Support Analyst
Location: London Docklands, E14
Reports to: Chief Technology Officer
Salary: £22,000 + Competitive benefits package
Position: Permanent, Full Time
The company, a leading Retail Data Analytics Company, requires a 1st Line Support Analyst. The successful applicant will have a working knowledge of databases and Microsoft Windows and the ability to demonstrate initiative, commitment, good communication skills, a good telephone manner and the ability to put customers first and think on their feet.
Traditionally leading to a position within the company as a Business Intelligence Consultant, this role would suit a determined and pro-active person seeking employment within a successful Company with a clearly defined career path. The Candidate will ideally have knowledge in and experience of; Software Release and Deployment, accurate documentation and time management.
The primary objective of the helpdesk is to provide an efficient, timely and effective problem solving service to the company's customers.
- Respond to helpdesk incoming calls and emails
- Log all support calls in a timely and effective manner
- Assess technical problems and solve simple issues
- Escalate complex problem to relevant consultant or developer within a reasonable timeframe
- Keep customers up-to-date and provide accurate estimated resolution times
- Maintain and update the CRM system and ensure the knowledge base kept is relevant and accurate
- Provide basic analytic product support to the user community
- Support the Consultants in general duties such as software upgrades or other companywide initiatives
- Use information logged to provide the Software Development Manager with weekly log statistics and trends
- Update and write technical documentation as and when required
Experience and Technical Skills
- An understanding of Microsoft Windows
- An understanding of SQL
- An understanding of Corporate Data and Databases
- Previous helpdesk experience is a compulsory requirement
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