Desktop Support Specialist
Seagate - Longmont, CO

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Seagate delivers advanced digital storage solutions to meet the needs of today’s consumers and tomorrow’s applications. Through technology, leadership and innovation, Seagate continues to help individuals and businesses maximize the potential of their digital content in an ever-evolving, on-demand world.

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Seagate is looking for a Desktop Support Specialist for our Design Center in Longmont, CO reporting to the IT Manager. Job responsibilities include:

Job Description

As a member of the IT Technical Staff, the position will work in various aspects of Desktop Support. Duties and responsibilities includes but not limited to the following:
  • Research, maintain, install and troubleshoot all aspects of laptop and desktop hardware and associated software.
  • Customer service and high standards of excellence are expected.
  • Be able to take proactive corrective actions to resolve issues in advance of system problems.
  • Complete other tasks as assigned.
  • Installs, configures, analyzes, resolves and repairs all hardware and software issues involving Windows and Mac OS based computer systems and peripherals.
  • Provides total support of the desktop environment in accordance with defined standards and procedures.
  • Maintains password security, data integrity, and file system security for the desktop environment.
  • Responds quickly, thoroughly documents, and closes all assigned cases through the designated tracking system.
  • Communicates with customers, peers, and management concerning the status of cases, problems, or suggestions.
  • Troubleshoots and determines the root cause of problems with software or hardware incompatibilities or network connectivity issues.
  • Proficiently use Corporate systems on a daily basis, Remedy, iProcurement, etc.

Required skills

Successful applicants will have the following skills and experience:
  • Must have experience providing Desktop Support in an Active Directory environment.
  • Must have Desktop and Laptop hardware troubleshooting experience.
  • Must have application troubleshooting experience.
  • 4 to 5 years working with customers through the Help Desk and direct customer contact.
  • Must be organized, detail oriented, flexible and able to compromise.
  • Must be willing to fully document trouble tickets from inception through closure.
  • Must be proficient in supporting Windows 7, and XP.
  • Some Mac OS support desirable.
  • Experience with Enterprise Incident Management Systems, such as Remedy, experience with Service Now a plus.
  • Any experience with Microsoft SCCM a plus.
  • Good oral and written communications a must.
  • Ability to work within one or multiple teams.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • A positive attitude.

Educational Requirements:

Relevant Technical Certifications a plus, A+ or MCP preferred.

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