Technical Support Engineer
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Role name: Technical Support Engineer
Department name: Information Technology - North America
Are you interested in growing your career with Ireland’s only 4 star airline? Aer Lingus is currently seeking a highly motivated and qualified Technical Support Engineer in our Jericho, New York office.
The successful candidate must have the ability to live and work in the USA.
The Technical Support Engineer will provide onsite and remote technical support for users, computer systems and software. Take a look below!
Prioritize, analyze, troubleshoot and resolve or escalate any systems issue in a timely manner.
Provide end user technical support across all systems and devices.
Maintain and troubleshoot virtual private network (VPN) connections of Remote users.
Provide application support for hosted third party or onsite applications consumed by end users.
Perform moves, adds, and changes across all data and voice systems.
Maintain and troubleshoot hardware, software, physical and virtual servers, storage devices, monitor disk usage and backup and restore all back office systems.
Install, configure and maintain Windows Desktop and Server environment.
Perform Data Center work such as cable patching, rack and stack and break-fix.
Interact with internal and/or external escalation resources to troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues.
Interact with end-users and all levels of management in developing solutions to problems or creatingefficiencies pertaining to any processes that impact the business.
Maintain security environment relative to corporate policy.
Keep documentation up to date and standards for use and control.
Train and develop end users to better utilize applications as needed.
Provide on-call support and weekend coverage as needed (approximately 12 weekends annually).
Travel to NA airport locations as needed.
Perform other duties as assigned.
To be considered for the role of Technical Support Engineer candidates must meet the following criteria:
Your qualifications & key criteria:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
3+ years related experience.
Experience supporting or deploying Windows 2008, 2012, or 2016 servers in a virtual environment. (Required)
Citrix Administration (Required)
VMWare/Microsoft Certified a plus.
Proven working experience in providing technical support.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Advanced troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills.
Expert knowledge of:
- Windows Server from 2008 to current.
- Active Directory, GPO, User Profile Management, File Sharing, DHCP, DNS.
- TCIP/IP, routing and subnets, VLANs and Layer 3 Networking.
- Citrix environment.
- Windows 7 and 10.
- Microsoft Office suite.
- Client/Server Printing.
Ability to administer VMware virtual infrastructure including vCenter; Storage Arrays and Veeam backup.
Strong knowledge of Exchange.
Familiarity with Checkpoint and Juniper Firewalls and PBX Administration a plus.
Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills, attention to details. Fluent in English, both written and spoken.
Adept at reading, writing, and interpreting technical documentation and procedure manuals.
Have the ability to learn as you go.
Able to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
Strong customer service orientation.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Ability to prioritize.
This is an analyst level position, which requires strong problem solving, and decision-making skills as well as the ability to exercise of good judgment.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and shifting workloads.
Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and maintain composure with changing deadlines.
Demonstrated ability to pick up new concepts and developments and ever- changing technical skills.
Independently stays abreast of industry standards.
Relationships to others
Internal – works with all staff and Ireland – must treat all staff with respect and dignity and maintain composure with internal and external customers.
External – must be able to respond to and maintain professional working relations with vendors.
Mon-Fri however flexibility required for night/weekend coverage.
Ability to travel out of state when necessary.
On call responsibilities include weekend coverage (approximately 12x per year).
What we offer:
Generous paid annual leave
Paid Sick Leave
Heavily discounted staff travel privileges with Aer Lingus and some select partner airlines
Health Insurance with partial employer subsidy
Dental Insurance with partial employer subsidy
Vision Insurance fully paid by employer (Employee only)
Flexible Spending Account: Medical, Dependent Care, Commuter
401(k) with employer match up to 5%
Learning & Development support through a catalogue of courses
Opportunity to work in a team environment and to grow your career in Ireland’s only 4 star airline
Closing Date: Wednesday 18th September 2019
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