We are looking for Deskside Support / EUC
for an immediateneed. This is a client-facing role & the candidate will have regularinteractions with various client managers. Responsibilities:
Provide L2 technical assistance and support, and resolve problemsrelated to the use of computer hardware and software for end users.
Analyze, resolve, respond to, and document end user inquiries
Install desktop/Laptop software using approved tools
Troubleshoot operating system
Troubleshoot connection issues with LAN/WAN
Update tickets with accurate and timely records of work performed,and resolution detail
Maintain and contribute to a knowledge base
Coordinate hardware warranty repair
Escalate to 3rd party vendors when necessary
Responsible for raising and coordinating problem management issues
Perform additional tasks (end user/infra related) when required
Participate in projects and Strong understanding and skillsin SLA, KPI Management Experience / Knowledge:
Minimum 2-3 years of experience providing IT support servicesrequired, end user support experience preferred
Experience in factory/manufacturing environment desirable
Experienced in Active Directory user administration, OS imagingprocesses, ticketing, SW installation and imaging tools, automated help desksystems, troubleshooting in the Windows desktop environment (networking, OS,Microsoft Office suite, PC hardware, printers), network and local printerinstallation
Basic understanding of SCCM client troubleshooting
Knowledge of TCP/IP, Windows Security (Share and NTFSpermissions).
Extensive knowledge Windows OS and related configuration.
Basic knowledge of Servers, Switches, Routers, and Data Centerrelated HW
Basic knowledge of Backuptechnologies
Ability to work in a team-oriented multi tower and vendorenvironments.
Ability to multitask and prioritize work, and
Ability to adapt to new processes and procedures
Ability to work in a fast pacedenvironment.
Ability to handle and safeguard confidential information
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to deliver services on time, demonstrate strong customerservice skills, and achieve a high degree of end user satisfaction
Ability to convey technical issues and material to non-technicalend users and managers
High school completion is a must
Willing to work in shifts
ITIL and/or any other additional certification preferred
Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
Must be able to lift equipment for ‘rack and stack' services(server, router, switch, UPS devices, etc.)
Must be able to assist with team lifts of up to 90 lbs.
Ability to walk long distances within warehouses or manufacturingfacilities
Will often work in dirty, dusty, hot or cold (beyond average roomtemperature) environments
Ability to climb stairs, ladders and/or use scissor lifts andsafety harnesses
Some services may require periods on hand and knees to installequipment (under desks, inside small spaces, etc.)
***Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and isa coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant VeteransNetwork assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant thatallows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment toexcellence instilled in them through participation in military service.
**Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in theU.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. workauthorization (such as an H-1B visa) for this opportunity.