Desktop Support Specialist in Springfield, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    8/3/2018
  • Job ID:
    130045
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $28.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    973/404-9187

Job Description

Volt is currently hiring for a contract to hire Desktop Support Specialist for our client located in Springfield, MA. The Desktop Support Specialist will evaluate business problems, identify and specify the application and/or systems requirements, evaluate vendor packages ensuring their needs are met and implement required software and hardware. In addition, you will consult with business area management and staff on the usage of end user computing systems and network-based PC/workstation software and hardware, systems security, recovery and back-up procedures. You will participate in the evaluation of new end user computing packages, including remote connectivity products, and equipment, implement and test prototypes, apply installation quality assurance tests, and assure consistency with standards for the location.

Role characteristics:

  • Handles projects or work with defined scope in own discipline and typically has a short-term focus
  • Works with minimal guidance on small-scale team/unit projects
  • Solves problems in own specialty area
  • Makes worthwhile improvements to existing programs, and procedures
  • Makes practical suggestions for improving work processes in own area
  • Works for consensus and contributes to achievement of work group goals
  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Job Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of business application requirement identification
  • 2+ years PC hardware and software experience
  • High school degree plus at least 2 years’ experience working with networks and/or software for end user computing systems
  • Authorized to work in the US without sponsorship now or in the future

Preferred Job Qualifications:

  • Computer QA assurance testing experience
  • Vendor evaluation experience

Volt is an equal opportunity employer