Help Desk

Manhattan, NY

Posted: 06/11/2019 Employment Type: Contract Specialty: Technology Job Number: 174070

Do you have an interest in academia? Want to be a part of a close-knit community while expanding your skill set? A private university is looking to add a Help Desk individual to join their team on a 4 to 6-month contract basis. However, this position has the potential to extend to permanent work. Moreover, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is very motivated to learn, attentive, and grow as a professional by improving the teams processes. 

  • Support computer systems and equipment, including a mixture of Windows/Mac desktops, laptops etc. 
  • Assist in setup and deployment of new devices, troubleshooting basic hardware, software applications, network connectivity, and network printing
  • Maintain various IT supported systems including digital signage, online conference room booking, etc.
  • Provide day to day technical reports for computer equipment and services, and updates technical documentation
  • Manages and resolves support tickets and other technical requests
  • Maintain inventories of managed and other administrative and lab computer equipment and specialized software licenses

  • 2 or more years of experience in IT Helpdesk role
  • Experience supporting Windows and MAC
  • Bachelor' s Degree 

Nice to Have:
  • Practice installing configuring AV equipment 
  • Experience working in an academic and/or scientific computing environment
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) or A+ certification, backup and recovery technologies, TCP/IP, networking systems security
  • Ability to pay attention to detail
  • Capability to multi-task, take initiative, work independently, and use creative problem-solving skills
  • Enthusiastic, dynamic, rational, analytical, adaptable, organized and collaborative 

Job ID: 174070

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