Service Desk Associate in Alpharetta, GA at Scientific Games

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

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    1 to 3 years
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Job Description

Position Summary:
This position will provide PC hardware and software support for Scientific Games’ corporate and remote offices.  Position includes help desk support by phone, e-mail, remote administration and in person.

Responsibilities / Essential Functions:
• Provide first level support for Service desk request.
• Troubleshoot all problems with a goal of first contact resolution using tools such as SMS and Remote Desktop.
• Create, Assign and track helpdesk tickets in the helpdesk system to ensure prompt and satisfactory resolution to all tickets that are created.
• Take on special projects as assigned. Projects may include technical work or documentation, statistical data gathering and metrics reporting. Coordinates with internal customers and information system resources as needed.
• Train and guide users on basic functions such as sending and receiving email, connecting to remote resources and saving and retrieving files from the network.
• Install and support licensed and internal software\hardware.
• Setup\Repair\Support Mobile Devices
• Support VPN clients for both internal and external SGI employees.
• All other duties as assigned.
• Asset track computer hardware and software.
• Assist with Active Directory accounts.  This includes new hires, terminations, as well as password changes.
• Maintain printers/coordinate service repairs.
• Install and support software (i.e. Microsoft applications, Epicor, Frx, Cognos, Adobe, ADP, ReflectionX).
• Repair PC’s, laptops, printers, monitors, etc.  
• Inventory PC supplies for lab and corporate usage.
• Assist in developing both hardware and software standards.

Job Requirements

/ Skills & Abilities:

• Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication
• High School diploma, Vocational program, college degree preferred in CIS/MIS degree programs if applicable.
• Desire to continue in certification programs including MCSE, CCNA, A+, Network+, etc.
• 1-3 years experience providing first level support in a help desk environment.
• Must have troubleshooting skills and able to draw conclusions.
• Capable of managing tasks and objectives with limited supervision.
• Basic understanding of LAN/WAN networks and capable analyzing pc to network connectivity issues (i.e. client/server architecture)
• Able to pay close attention to details.
• Personal skill sets are a must.  Communication with employees and customers are frequent.
• Must be willing and able to travel, work after hours and weekends as required.
• Good technical writing skills.
• Ability to work with others in a team environment.
Position Requirements

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