WHY WE WILL LOVE YOU
You're inspired to create magical, digital experiences. You understand greatness requires thinking differently. An inclusive and accepting work environment is important to you.
The scale of IKEA's digital transformation will be one of your biggest challenges.Inspired tobe a part of thisjourney? Join ourteam ofinnovatorsandexplorerswho don't know the word 'impossible.'
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
Technical Support Specialists contribute high level digital guidance and IT Support for the physical units in conjunction with the global IT Service Desk with the goal of facilitating the shopping experience for our customers.
Manage the lifecycle of all IT assets within the defined region including maintaining an accurate inventory, maintaining fixed-asset accounting register, preparing budget input, procurement of new hardware and software and implementation and configuration of new assets
Lead or support on-site project implementation/deployment efforts with regard to implementation of new Digital products, lifecycle refresh of hardware solutions and all technical implementation work related to the build-up of new locations
Provide 2nd level hardware and software support for end users at multiple sites within a defined region, and provide remote, after-hours support for business-critical issues, aligned with Central Group Digital service operations framework
Perform preventive maintenance and routine monitoring to include creation and follow-up of a service schedule for fixed assets, daily and weekly review of all applicable monitoring tools in order to identify and avoid potential business interruptions
Take necessary decisions and actions to solve issues, as well as prioritize issues according to business needs, and know when and how to escalate an issue in the support chain.
Ensure projects in need of Technical Support receive such support through participation in necessary project teams and actively ensuring necessary preparations and activities are in place for local projects and global deployments
Provide hands-on basic technical training for onsite support staff and of new hires, including setting up and introducing technical equipment (e.g., laptops) as well as coordinate and manage local vendors.
At least 3 years of experience working as a Technical Support Specialist and relevant education
Proficiency with: Windows 10 operating systems; PC/Desktop Hardware troubleshooting; Cisco hardware experience racking and patching; Layer 1 network troubleshooting; Supporting a networked printing setup and support; Supporting Citrix applications and thin clients; NEC telephony equipment; MAC OS would be a plus
Physical installation of servers & network equipment
Experience working directly with customers/end-users
Experience handling multiple projects and priorities at the same time
TOGETHER AS A TEAM
We're the ones who make it possible for people to have a smarter life at home and a hassle-free and rewarding shopping experience. Together we work to find new digital solutions for every business need to help make IKEA a great and efficient place to work. We like to think of ourselves as innovative and modern, and we believe that nothing would actually work without us.
Ikea North America Services, LLC