Parsons Corporation IT Support Technician in Charlotte, North Carolina

IT Support Technician

Location:

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Requisition #:

50659

Post Date:

POSITION OVERVIEW :

Under direct supervision, provides remote technical support to end users of Parsons software, personal computers, workstations and related hardware. Assignments involve standard issues, questions and problems that can be resolved by applying established techniques and procedures. IT Subject matter Expert (SME) for a specific role within the service desk. Works with peers on other IS teams to perform SME duties.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES :

Provides analytical and IT technical support remotely to end users of Parsons personal computers, workstations and related software and hardware.

Answers end user IT questions and troubleshoots standard IT issues, questions, problems and failures with Parsons hardware, software, peripherals or workstations, remotely via telephone, email or Instant Messenger.

Recognizes, categorizes and isolates end user questions, issues and problems; either resolves the situation or refers it to more senior Service Desk staff or to other Parsons IT groups.

Researches and develops solutions for standard software and hardware questions, issues, problems and failures.

Maintains a good general knowledge of the MIS environment and the technologies associated with individual computers, workstations, software and associated hardware as well as the Parsons standard workstation configurations.

Follows Parsons Policies, procedures and standards in responding to end user requests and providing end user support.

Documents and reports all service requests and their outcome, following standard Parsons procedures and practices.

Provides Service Desk on-call support for non-business hours (Weekends and Holidays).

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position that may be appropriate.

PREFERRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

High school diploma and 2-4 years of related work experience providing support to end users, working in an IT support role or working in the MIS environment (or an equivalent combination of work experience and education).

Certifications: .

One or more Microsoft or Cisco Certifications such as Security +, Network + or MCSE.

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES :

A knowledge of Microsoft operating systems and applications as well as knowledge of personal computer technology, including a variety of computer models, printers and peripherals, such as:

Operating Systems – Microsoft, Apple

Software - Office 2013-2016 ( O365), PC Backup Software, VPN, LogMein, Active Directory, McAfee products, Anti Virus software, SCCM

Hardware – Dell, Lenovo, Apple computers as well as printers, phones

Familiarity with the MIS environment and knowledge of the assigned area.

Good customer service skills.

Ability to identify, analyze and resolve common technical issues, questions and problems with the standard Parsons hardware and software configurations.

Written and oral communication skills appropriate for the position, including the ability to speak well in basic professional situations (may include communication via telephone or in person). Ability to write basic documents (may include email or memos). Typically communicates with a limited group of individuals (employees and some managers) throughout the organization and may occasionally communicate with those outside of the organization (i.e. clients, vendors).

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.