Helpdesk Technician
Bothell , Washington
November 16, 2016
Provides remote technical assistance over the phone during and beyond regular business hours. Supports end-user operating systems, enterprise business applications, and miscellaneous software applications. Supports end-user computing platforms, mobile devices, printing and miscellaneous hardware. Researches and troubleshoots end-user issues and provides documented solutions to those issues. Serves as the primary technical contact for a respective business site and acts as the IT liaison to other departments (or vendors). Responds promptly to alerts and end-user issues, is courteous and knowledgeable, and adheres to departmental standards.
Essential Functions:
* Responds to Help Desk tickets and telephone call requests for technical support
* Handles and resolves basic issues via phone support
* Attempts to answer all questions (e.g., common problems and general
* Consults with higher level technical support to determine resolution, or transfers unresolved issues to Level 2 or a Subject Matter Expert (SME).
* Creates, updates, and resolves all issues within the current issue tracking system
* Identifies and resolves technical issues and/or researches and recommends effective solutions
* Ensures a timely resolution and/or escalates non-resolvable issues to higher-level teams
* Installs, configures, and supports operating systems, enterprise business applications, and miscellaneous software applications
* Configures, and supports desktops, laptops, virtual workstations, mobile phones, and miscellaneous devices
* Serves as the IT liaison to consultants, state and county staff, vendors, volunteers, and other health care professionals
* Provides remote technical assistance to end users
* Provides remote technical assistance to end users beyond regular business hours during an emergency or in support of special business projects and initiatives
* Adheres to departmental standards and ensures appropriate use of information systems
* Monitors and enforces policies and procedures
* Maintains patient confidentiality, complies with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and secures all operational data.
* Excellent oral and written communication skills with a commitment toward customer service
* Minimum knowledge of technology and a basic understanding of supported products; covers installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of products provide those products meet pre-defined standards
* Knowledge of Microsoft Windows and current Microsoft Office versions
* Knowledge of Cisco network products and LAN/WAN hardware administration
* Ability to assess and respond to urgent issues in a competent manor
* Ability and desire toward learning Healthcare's technology, support policies, and methods
* Ability and desire toward learning new technologies and maintaining industry standards
* Good organizational skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks
* Highly motivated and the ability to work with minimal supervision
* Strong analytical skills with the ability to collaborate and solve problems
* Ability to abide by policies and procedures.
* Ability to maintain attendance to support required quality and quantity of work
* Establishes and maintains positive and effective work relationships with co-workers, clients, members, providers, and customers Required Education:
* Associate's Degree in an IT-related field or equivalent experience
Required Experience:
* 0-2 years in help desk service support (or related area)

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TEKsystems provides corporations with IT staffing, talent management expertise and IT services, enabling them to meet their business objective.

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