Graduate IT Service Desk Engineer
- Up to £20,000 pa, negotiable dependent on experience
- Based in Nottingham
- Excellent Company Benefits
Our client is a well-established, successful, and authorised provider/reseller of technology and managed IT solutions. It is an extremely forward-thinking organisation committed to investing in the business and its people to ensure it maintains its reputation as a market leader and provider within this very dynamic sector.
As an outcome of their continued success and due to recent internal promotions, we have been tasked with searching for a Graduate IT Service Desk Engineer who will form part of the Managed IT Support team. Due to recent contract awards and a healthy pipeline of future business, our client can offer the successful candidate job security and career progression within this very dynamic sector.
Diagnosing faults and completing requests within contracted SLA’s will play a major part in this role. You will be responsible for handling technical incidents and providing technical support via telephone, email, and Salesforce case logging, so a high standard of customer service is required at all times.
As the position is based in Nottingham, successful applicants must be able to offer flexibility and be willing to work according to operational requirements on site. There may also be some occasional travel to client sites. Our client is very committed to and actively encourages all colleagues to pursue personal development objectives which will be achieved by self-study. This will include keeping up to date with current technologies and undertaking any training that the organisation requires.
Your key responsibilities will include:
- Assisting clients with an effective resolution to reported technical incidents
- Setting clear expectations of resolution timescales, highlighting the next steps, and ensuring these are in line within the SLA
- Restoring service to customers efficiently whilst maintaining exemplary standards of communication that adhere to KCI (Keeping Customers Informed) principles
- Maintaining accurate case notes, using appropriate templates
- Providing advice and guidance to customers, keeping to the highest standard of customer service
- Escalating incidents and requests to the appropriate internal or external teams ensuring the process is managed through to resolution
- Working alongside the departmental team to improve overall knowledge as well as contributing to improvement initiatives
- Working with the interfacing teams in a collaborative approach to any problems encountered whilst maintain a positive relationship
- Maximising personal KPI’s
Skills and Requirements
- A computing/technical related degree or self-study certifications would be desirable
- Highly IT literate (exposure to and knowledge of Microsoft & Mac Operating Systems, Active Directory, Databases, Networking, Remote Server Support, CRM’s, etc.)
- Excellent research, diagnostic and troubleshooting skills, allowing you to identify solutions in order to resolve customer issues in a timely manner
- Have strong customer service skills, empathising with customers and approaching telephone conversations with a polite manner
- Ticket management experience would be desirable (Salesforce preferable)
- The ability to prioritise own workload, and to multitask effectively
- Be punctual and tenacious, whilst demonstrating perseverance and use of own initiative
- Be able to work well under pressure, by using good time management techniques and working as part of a team
- Jamf/other MDM experience would be desirable but is not essential
This is an exciting time to join a well-established yet growing organisation within the tech industry. Our successful candidates have provided 5* feedback on their experience of working for this business and if you would like to join a company who has a dynamic and progressive strategy for growth, please apply by submitting your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, to discuss the opportunity further, please contact Matt Pallister directly on 07943 710 160 / 0113 332 0678.
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