Robert Half Technology Helpdesk Systems Administrator in Agoura Hills, California

The Helpdesk Systems Administrator is responsible for partnering and working with other team members to monitor, support, implement, and deliver operational and improvements in technology. They must maintain security policies processes, monitor and tune network performance, and analyze systems for potential issues. The job will require occasionally working late, weekends or as IT issues dictate. QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Acts as first level of escalation for complex tasks not easily addressed by Help Desk staff.

  • Responsible for addressing customer inquiries via phone and email (trouble-tickets), phone and walk-ins.

  • Repairing and recovering from hardware or software failures

  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot complex computer issues and networking specific hardware (laptops, workstations, printers, multifunction, monitors, servers, stands and other peripherals

  • Maintain passwords, data integrity, and system security for the desktop environment.

  • Simulate or recreate user issues to better understand and resolve reported problems.

  • Maintenance, backup, and warranty status of servers, network storage devices, and companywide software

  • Build, maintain and install desktop/laptop images for a various range of computer system models.

  • Perform preventative maintenance, testing, and repair of computer hardware.

  • Plan, organize, and prioritize outstanding issues.

  • Identify the nature of the issue and appropriate escalation team(s).

  • Follow established procedures on daily work, occasionally utilizing best judgment when applicable. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • 5 years of IT Help Desk or related technical experience.

  • Working knowledge of PC hardware and software installation, configuration, troubleshooting, and repair

  • Knowledgeable with Microsoft Operating Systems and software products.

  • Experience with networking and network troubleshooting methodologies.

  • Demonstrated ability to lift up to 30 lbs., with or without assistance on occasion

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with stakeholders at all levels.

  • Track record of balancing multiple priorities simultaneously with the ability to meet deadlines.

  • Flexibility to work evening and weekend hours when necessary for special installations, implementations, and upgrades.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with little direction.

  • Experience with ticketing systems

  • A Certification preferred (not required)

  • Net, CCNA/NP, MCP certifications preferred (not required)

With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)

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Req ID: 00290-9500272798

Functional Role: Help Desk/Tech Support II

Country: USA

State: CA

City: Agoura Hills

Postal Code: 91301

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION, please send your resumes to Sara Richman at and/or call her at 213-270-6732 PLEASE NOTE that we get an extremely high volume of calls and emails daily. Applying to this role does not guarantee an immediate response nor submittal to our client. Thanks for your patience and understanding!