Support Engineer (Contract)

Our Leading Global Enterprise client is looking for a Hardware Engineer to join their exciting team.

Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 190 Days
Rate: £122 per day (please note, Employer NI is paid for by the client)
IR35 Status: Inside
Location: Macclesfield


  • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills and a desire to support end users face to face.
  • Take ownership of IT issues and work to resolve or assign to the correct support group.
  • Perform 1st & 2nd deskside support to the customer’s client. Use troubleshooting skills and knowledge to determine the root cause of a fault to resolve or re-assign to the correct team.
  • Support IT Tech bars and drop in clinics as well as assisting with floor walks when required.
  • Perform IMAC activities at the deskside
  • Update asset management tool in line with documented procedures.
  • Manage all assets within their control.
  • Document and report on work completed within the Service Management tool ServiceNow. Creating and updating tickets for all assistance provided.
  • Escalate issues in line with Company processes to ensure customer demands are met.
  • Ensure Department/Contract meets SLA performance targets.
  • Maintain and improve customer satisfaction levels.
  • Provide local hands and eyes assistance to remote support groups.
  • Understand and adhere to Company and Customer policies and procedures.
  • Complete all required Customer training to adhere to compliance and regulatory requirements and to understand Customer processes.
  • Keep skills up to date with IT industry standards as appropriate to the role/Contract
  • Utilise the knowledge database available, identifying gaps or the need for improvements.
  • Exhibit routine administrative skills and good literacy and numeracy skills.
  • Demonstrates awareness of health and safety at work.
  • Contribute to the development of technical procedures and standards to meet business and customer requirements.
  • Possess the ability to adapt quickly to dynamic team environments to maintain a consistent effective contribution.
  • Act as a role model for colleagues providing guidance around technical and behavioural competencies to ensure sharing of internal best practice.

Specific Knowledge/Skills:

  • The desire to achieve and maintain the highest level of customer experience at all times. With proven experience of providing face to face customer support.
  • Excellent communication skills to work with IT support group and keep customers informed.
  • Proven knowledge and expertise within a Microsoft Windows environment (ideally within an enterprise domain business model) including familiarity with Active Directory, software deployment technologies (SMS, SCCM, etc.), Group Policy Objects and remote control methods.
  • Proven desktop support knowledge and expertise specifically for Windows 10 operating systems, Office 365, MS Intune and Lenovo desktop and laptop hardware.
  • Knowledge and expertise in supporting Apple Mac OS and iOS software desirable.
  • Experience in setting up and deploying mobile devices is desirable.
  • Proven knowledge and expertise in supporting Microsoft Office applications especially Outlook and Teams.
  • Experience in the use of cloud based storage solutions such as MS OneDrive and Box.
  • Knowledge of client antivirus software within an enterprise environment.
  • Aware of the importance of asset management and their role in updating asset inventory details.
  • Ability to work in a customer oriented support role manning a customer drop-in desk in addition to performing floor walking to extend support right to the customer’s workspace.
  • Demonstrate an analytical and systematic approach to resolving complex problems and assignments.
  • Demonstrate an organized approach to work, and an ability to effectively troubleshoot issues. Working to resolve or direct to the correct support group.
  • Knowledge and experience of ServiceNow is desirable.

Soft Skills:

  • Customer focussed, happy to provide great service to users in a professional environment.
  • Act as a team player demonstrating good interpersonal skills.
  • Highly organised and able to tackle things without supervision
  • Ability to work both independently as well as collaborating in a fast-paced team environment where technology and customer requirements can change
  • Excellent written, oral and presentation skills

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Job Reference: RL7186

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