systems support specialist

The Systems Support Specialist is a technical support role at BMC Networks whose primary responsibility is to provide onsite desktop, server and network support for our clients. This is a client facing role, interacting with people of all levels in our client’s offices. The Systems Support Specialist is responsible for tracking and resolving all assigned support requests through effective decision making and problem solving skills.

Reports to: Support Manager

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General Summary

The Systems Support Specialist is a technical support role at BMC Networks whose primary responsibility is to provide onsite desktop, server and network support for our clients. This is a client facing role, interacting with people of all levels in our client’s offices. The Systems Support Specialist is responsible for tracking and resolving all assigned support requests through effective decision making and problem solving skills.

The Systems Support Specialist will be part of our Service Desk team, and will report to a Support Manager. The successful candidate will present himself/herself in an extremely professional, competent manner, be highly organized, and possess strong communication and interpersonal skills. The Systems Support Specialist is expected to provide these services with a high level of technical competency and independence, demonstrating experience and ability in multiple disciplines within IT.

This position is part of an on-call rotation for approximately one week in eight. During the on-call period, the individual is expected to respond to requests from clients and urgent server alerts in a timely manner, according to the defined on-call policy.

BMC Networks offers a competitive compensation package including salary, team-based incentive plan and a comprehensive benefits package.

required
skills

The successful candidate for this position will possess a degree or diploma related to information technology, 5 years related experience, and will be skilled in the following areas:


personal
skills

  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills in English
  • Enthusiasm for providing outstanding customer service
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Presents himself/herself in a highly professional, competent manner
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure, multitask and prioritize
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Highly organized, detail oriented and self-motivating
  • Patience to solve technical problems with end users of varying technical aptitudes

technical
skills

Required:

  • Microsoft Windows 7/10
  • Microsoft Windows Small Business Server
  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Microsoft Remote Desktop Services
  • Microsoft Active Directory

Experience in the following technologies would be considered a strong asset:

  • Sonicwall Firewalls
  • VMware vSphere
  • Citrix XenApp
  • HP Proliant Server hardware
  • HP iLO and System Insight Manager
  • HP ProCurve switches
  • Labtech, or other RMM (Remote Monitoring and Management) system
  • Connectwise, or other PSA (Professional Services Automation) system
  • Microsoft, VMware, Citrix and Sonicwall certifications would be considered a strong asset

core values

  • Integrity

    We do what we say we will do

  • Unity

    We are all equally responsible for our success

  • Fun

    We take our work seriously, but not ourselves

  • Service

    We exist to serve our clients and each other

  • Professionalism

    We are the professional IT company for professional services firms

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