Desktop Support Engineer

Windows 7 (32/64 Bit), Windows 10 (32/64 Bit), Android OS (best effort), Apple iOS (best effort)
Contract W2
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Our Government client is looking for an experienced Desktop Support Analyst on a 9 – 12 months renewable contract role in Denver, CO.

Position: Desktop Support Analyst

Primary Job Duties:
Tier I and II Support - 85%

This position assists in providing technical support to CSP, which includes the use of IT incident/change order system and the following activities:

Assist in the mission and support of the CAD (Computer Automated Dispatch) application and systems.
Monitor and follow up on assigned incidents/problems/change orders in CAD queue
Follow up on resolved/closed tickets to ensure customer satisfaction
Provide support for hardware and software issues over the phone, in person and/or remotely
Provide resolution and assistance for current operating systems (Windows 10).
Deploy new or rebuilt computers and technology equipment based on IT and agency security and operational policies
Support desktop, laptop and tablet users and solves problems with Microsoft, Adobe, Java, and other software in the production environment.
Provide answers to end-users by researching answers; assist with training, and guiding users through corrective steps by direct assistance
Assist with collaborating with Network, Application, Database and Server teams to resolve issues for assigned agencies.
Respond to and correct computer system (hardware) related issues in cooperation with IT Deskside support team.
Provide resolution, assistance and limited training to standard supported applications:
Productivity software
Internet Browser applications
Antivirus-Security programs
Proprietary applications and systems
Receive and/or log service incidents into ticketing system. Reassign incident tickets related to other Information Technology Groups for further support

IT and Customer Service Management - 5%

This position follows the established IT Change Management (RFC) process.

Use established tools to track hardware and software assets.
Assist with informing/sharing new documentation/information with Service Desk or appropriate IT groups.
Assist in ensuring systems are patched and updated using enterprise tools in accordance with IT policies and procedures.
The position assists with making recommendations to the CSP leadership in regard to when to upgrade certain software packages, hardware driver packages within a maintenance time schedule.
Due to the distributed environment, certain locations within the agency have difficulties installing software. The position assists with determining whether a particular software or hardware driver package can be distributed to those locations.
Organizational and Project Commitment - 5%

The position assists in implementing projects for CSP. This includes participating in team meetings and implementing project tasks and time tracking.
Attend and complete all internal IT provided training and take advantage of professional development with manager approval.
Share new knowledge or skills in form of mini training sessions with the team.
Some legacy software might not install on newer systems. The position will assist in researching compatibility mode and if feasible will install the software using the mode recommended by the OS.
Due to budget limitation, training may not always be funded. The position is encouraged to seek free training online or through IT.

Other Duties as Assigned - 5%

Minimum Qualifications, Substitutions, Conditions of Employment & Appeal Rights


Education and Experience:

Associate's degree from an accredited institution in a field of study related to the work assignment, to include Computer Sciences, Computer Information Systems, Cybersecurity or other related technical degrees.

One year of professional experience in an occupational field related to the work assigned to the position to include Deskside Services support in an Enterprise Environment.


Additional appropriate education will substitute for the required experience on a year-for-year basis.

Training or certification related to the work assigned to the position will be considered as a substitution for the required experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience using, deploying and supporting Microsoft Windows Desktop Operating Systems

Windows 7 (32/64 Bit)
Windows 10 (32/64 Bit)
Android OS (best effort)
Apple iOS (best effort)
Experience using, deploying and supporting Microsoft Office Professional

Office 2010 (best effort)
Office 2013
Office 2016
Experience working with and managing multiple priorities and tasks with follow-through

Demonstrate ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with customers and other IT Teams.

Experience in a wide range of computer technologies, monitoring hardware, software, and security topologies

Operational experience in configuring, deploying, and managing desktops, laptops, and tablets in an infrastructure of a local area and wide area network

Knowledge of ticket based incident support systems

Must possess excellent customer skills

Possess the aptitude to determine the most efficient and effective methods to meet work assignments

Demonstrate time management skills

Demonstrate the ability to work with direct supervision

Possess the aptitude to express technical matters both verbally and in writing in a manner understandable to personnel who may not have a technical background in information technology

Demonstrate the ability to work in stressful environments with project deadlines.

About Vector:

Vector Consulting, Inc., (Headquartered in Atlanta) is an IT Talent Acquisition Solutions firm committed to delivering results. Since our founding in 1990, we have been partnering with our customers, understanding their business, and developing solutions with a commitment to quality, reliability and value. Our continuing growth has been and continues to be built around successful relationships that are based on our organization's operating philosophy and commitment to ** People, Partnerships, Purpose and Performance - THE VECTOR WAY

“Celebrating 25 years of service”

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Duluth, GA, 30097

Dice Id : vector
Position Id : 6502661
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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