JBG SMITH Companies is seeking a Tier 2 Desktop Support Analyst. This position provides the second level of support to end users by handling service requests that have been escalated by lower tiers. The ideal candidate will provide superior technical assistance to JBG SMITH end users by supporting all IT deployed software and hardware, with the ability to show confidence, patience, politeness, tact and diplomacy, when dealing with difficult situations.
Strong communication skills and attention to detail are essential as the JBG SMITH user base demands a high-quality result. Ideally you are someone with a technology background who likes exploring and learning about new technologies on a daily basis.
Your Next Challenge:
Take a vital role in assisting the Service Desk team provide high quality support to our user community.
Support and perform maintenance on the end-user computer environment by analyzing requirements, resolving problems, installing hardware and software solutions, and supporting JBG SMITH's internal IT Service Desk operations. Support and administer JBG SMITH's PCs, printers, phones, conference rooms, and related equipment. Tasks include end user support of applications and hardware, performing PC maintenance, upgrades and configurations.
As part of your daily responsibilities, you will be required to work both in-person and over the phone with JBG SMITH end-users. The ability to shift gears and work on multiple technologies on a daily basis will be critical to your success, as will the ability to work successfully with non-technical users.
Monitor and respond quickly and effectively to requests received through the Service Desk ticket system
Prioritize tickets based on need and criticality
Escalate tickets into problems with the network engineers when broad user groups are affected
Work with end user software applications and provide assistance in configuration and use
Assist with on-boarding and orientation of new users
Document end-user process and procedure
Create visual documentation and walk-throughs for end-user self service
Setup, configure and maintain operation of all end-user IT equipment, including printers, computers, AV equipment, peripheral devices, mobile devices and tablets
Maintain inventory and working logs for routine maintenance
Troubleshoot and repair (or arrange for repair) of desktop computers and laptops
Work hands-on with A/V and conference room equipment
Image and re-image workstations as needed
Minimum of 2-4 years of Service Desk/Help Desk experience
Must possess strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills
Must be resourceful and be able to take initiative in dynamic environment
Microsoft Windows 7 and 10 desktop operating systems
Microsoft Office 2016 suite and Office 365
Mobile devices/tablets (iOS, Android, Windows Mobile)
Familiarity with network troubleshooting
Knowledge of TCP/IP networking and related network services (i.e. DNS, SMTP, DHCP, etc.)
Knowledge of Active Directory concepts and administration
Basic internet and email concepts (HTTP, SMTP, SSL) troubleshooting
Microsoft Desktop Deployment Tools
Ability to recognize, analyze, and effectively solve problems in a timely and organized manner using industry best practices and procedures
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Availability to work on call every 3rd weekend
Net+/Sec+ Certification, or equivalent
Provide resolution for escalated service tickets
Work with clients to evaluate and solve technical problems
Evaluate existing systems and/or user needs to analyze, design, recommend, and implement system changes
Configure and support internal networks
Develop and maintain all systems, applications, security, and network configurations
Troubleshoot network performance
Recommend upgrades, patches, and new applications and equipment
Maintains a log of completed work using an incident-tracking application
Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills:
SCCM software deployment and application catalog
Mac OSX knowledge
Windows Server 2008R2/2012/2012R2 experience
Industry certifications such as MCTS/MCP/ITIL/HDI
Bachelor's degree or comparable relevant work of experience
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
There is potential for local DC/Metropolitan area travel for this role. The successful candidate should be able to travel up to 75% to different sites and property locations. The candidate's ability to get to and from the properties will be at sole discretion of the candidate.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required throughout the day to sit for periods of time, use hands and fingers to handle and feel, and talk or hear in response to end-user inquiries. Daily requirements include the ability to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl required to lift between 10 and 25 pounds. Occasionally, the employee will be required to lift up to 50 pounds. Specific vision requirements for the job include close vision (at 20 inches or less) and color vision.
JBG SMITH is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected class, in accordance with applicable law.
JBG Smith Properties