Robert Half Help Desk Analyst II in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
Description Robert Half is looking for a Help Desk Analyst II to join our team. This position is best for someone with a can-do attitude who is looking to be part of a highly motivated team. We're looking for a Service Desk Analyst who can represent the Service Desk by liaising with 2nd and 3rd level teams to help transition new and changing services. You might find yourself creating knowledge articles and arranging training for other Service Desk Analysts when needed. This job requires you to handle complex end-user support issues and provide support to team members by focusing and restoring service to the end users. How your role as the Help Desk Analyst relates to IT projects and IT Service Management initiatives is also important. Understanding Incident, Problem, Change Management and other processes is also important. We need the person in this position to know how these processes work together to provide superior support and high availability of our business. The ideal candidate for this Analyst job can cover alternative shifts when needed. If you are a self-confident, motivated person with a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills - and you enjoy a fast-paced team-driven environment - we invite you to apply. This is a long-term contract / temporary to full-time opportunity. Located in Washington, District of Columbia, this Help Desk Analyst II role will be a long-term contract / temporary to full-time opening.
This job's primary priority is to facilitate user account management by handling onboarding, change and departure processes
Meet and exceed SLA standards: Close tickets in a timely manner, while upholding customer service standards
Understand and utilize ITIL processes (Incident, Problem, Change, etc.) and how they are used in a corporate environment
Provide guidance to Tier 1 support and team members
Troubleshoot end user issues: Provide root-cause analysis on various web and mobile applications; handle escalated tickets relating to server/network related issues
Maintain hardware and peripherals: Responsible for upgrading and replacing computer parts; handle documentation and asset inventory
Understand concepts related to networks, servers, PCs, databases, proprietary systems, etc. Requirements - 3+ years' of experience supporting desktop/server operating systems and technologies such as Active Directory, DNS, Exchange and VMware
You'll be a good fit for this position if you have technical skills to serve as escalation point for handling incidents and service requests related to application, operating system and other service related problems
The ideal candidate has ITIL certification
Candidates who have a combination of superior customer service skills and technical aptitude will be preferred
Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)
The ideal candidate should be able to analyze complex business problems, propose effective solutions and understand and apply business vision and direction
Ability to multitask and attention to detail are critical
Ability to simplify complex problems and build solutions
Working knowledge in one or more programming or scripting language
Ability to work independently with minimal oversight
Solid understanding of Microsoft SCCM
Adeptness in Microsoft Windows 10
Azure Active Directory experience
Demonstrated knowledge of ServiceNow
Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365
Microsoft Office 365 experience preferred
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