Desktop Support Technician- Duluth, GA in Duluth, GA, US at TTEC

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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Job Description

Technician, Desktop Support

TTEC is seeking a Desktop Support Technician to join our IT team in Duluth, GA. Together, we are transforming the world of customer experience by helping our clients design and deliver simpler, more effective, efficient, and human customer service experiences that inspire customer loyalty and boost company profits.

Our global IT organization of 600 supports the entire enterprise that encompasses over 40,000 endpoints across our businesses aligned in four pillars - Customer Care, Technology Services, Strategy Services, & Growth Services.

What you’ll be doing :  

Desktop Support Technicians are responsible for providing assistance with technical support of desktop computers, applications, and related technology. They answer a vast range of questions from troubleshooting internet connection problems to instructing users on how to turn on their systems. They are responsible for installing, maintaining and troubleshooting all computer hardware and software within a site. Desktop Support Technicians mostly work face-to-face with employees, answering the technical questions of all end users, and escalating them to higher level if required. They may be required to successfully manage more than one project simultaneously. 

Desktop Support Technicians should have a strong commitment to providing superior customer service and deliver department processes and project work in a timely and accurate manner following client and company standards. 

Key Performance Objectives :

1. Achieve 100% uptime of all site technologies and systems, and 100% of issues resolved. Desktop Support Technicians are given daily, weekly, and monthly tasks, which must be completed on time. They are responsible for installation, configuration, and ongoing usability of desktop computers, peripheral equipment and software within established standards and guidelines. They interact with numerous computer platforms in a multi-layered client server environment. Ensure desktop computers interconnect seamlessly with diverse systems including associated validation systems, file servers, email servers, computer conferencing systems, application servers, and administrative systems. 

2. Understand objectives, timeframes, and requirements associated with each goal and task. Have working knowledge of systems and processes used at the site. This includes high level of knowledge of information technology department’s practices and policies and having a thorough understanding of systems that support those functions. Adapt quickly to any changes in the process. Be able to troubleshoot issues, analyze data to uncover and report issues that will impact site systems. 

3. Understand and improve the key success metrics associated with desktop support goals. 
Gather information, analyze data, observe the process and participate in efforts to constantly look for opportunities to improve current process and communicate their ideas to their managers regularly.

4. Deliver consistent high quality customer service. Respond to all customer requests within the established time frames. Maintain a positive, respectful and caring attitude when working with others. Communicate problems clearly and reassure customers that issues will be resolved quickly and deliver with minimum long term impact. 

5. Escalate department issues as appropriate. Clearly identify technical issues including the scope of the problem and relative urgency. Provide clear explanation and documentation of the issue to the appropriate level if needed. Answer technical questions and in isolate the root cause of system/process problems. Participate in testing solutions to ensure technical issues have been resolved. 

Basic Qualifications

  • General knowledge of HP and Cisco switch commands
  • General Knowledge of the AD OU structure
  • Troubleshooting knowledge of desktop and software issues
  • Strong interpersonal skills in dealing with a diverse population
  • High customer service orientation
  • High level of integrity, honesty, and judgment
  • Ability to respect and ensure strict confidentiality of customer data
  • Demonstrated multi-tasking capability and proven success in fast paced environment
  • Strong attention to detail and desire to follow procedures
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of call center business
  • Desktop support experience
  • Microsoft Certification
  • Cisco Certification

TTEC requires all employees hired in the United States to successfully pass a background check and depending on location and client program a drug test, as a condition of employment. TTEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Notice to external Recruiters and Recruitment Agencies : TTEC (formerly TeleTech) does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this web site or directly to any employee. TTEC (formerly TeleTech), and any of our subsidiaries, will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with TTEC (formerly TeleTech).
Employment Requirements : TTEC (formerly TeleTech) requires all employees hired in the United States to successfully pass a background check and depending on location and client program a drug test, as a condition of employment. TTEC (formerly TeleTech) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.