Lumen IT Operations Technical Support II - Town and Country MO in TOWN AND COUNTRY, Missouri
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Provides advanced support to end-users for PC hardware, operating systems, software applications, peripherals, Installations and device imaging. Responds to, diagnose and troubleshoot problems through discussion with users, to restore service and/or identify and correct problems. Daily operational requirements include excellent communications and customer service skills. Position requires individual to closely interact with end users diplomatically and technically. Work hours and days to be established by contract requirements. Overtime and after hour on call will be required for this position as necessary for after hour support.
The Main Responsibilities
Duties include systems analysis techniques and procedures, including consulting with users, to determine, software or system functional specifications.
Design, document, and test creation or modification of computer programs related to collection applications.
Respond to escalated requests from IT Operations Support I by conducting research and providing resolution using SQL querying skills.
Partner with business units to create, modify and maintain workflows and other processes that enhance the Company’s business practices.
Import and export data through the collection system and other applications, performing data cleansing as required.
Create and maintain reports via the reporting tools available in collections application. Perform data cleansing and data analysis as required.
Manage service desk queues by responding to and updating tickets.
Manage vendor relationships ensuring data is produced and delivered on a timely basis.
Partner with vendors and clients to manage the delivery and usage of supported products.
Create, manage and maintain standards for processes and procedures that include process flow maps, production management, vendor management and reporting.
Create and maintain documentation of all processes and procedures according to company polices procedures and standards.
Support client implementation projects and work with customers on major change efforts within their environments.
What We Look For in a Candidate
Associates degree or equivalent in IT, Red Hat or Microsoft professional qualification or equivalent proven experience in a technical support role OR 1+ years' experience in a server support and/or troubleshooting role.
Confident, professional and courteous when dealing directly with clients
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work under pressure
Positive, proactive and can-do attitude
Basic knowledge and understanding of networking protocols and infrastructure
Working knowledge and understanding of UNIX/Linux operating systems OR working knowledge and understanding of Microsoft operating systems
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent IT, Red Hat or Microsoft professional qualification or equivalent proven experience in a technical support role OR 2+ years' experience in a server support and/or troubleshooting role.
Previous VMware experience
Host and network based firewalls
Understanding of Web Technologies: DNS, Load Balancers, Apache, IIS
Understanding of Cloud Hosting technologies: AWS, Azure, Lumen Cloud
Previous system administration experience with related technologies
What to Expect Next
Requisition #: 247633
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