Support Center Specialist

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Up to $45,000; Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Jul 31, 2021
Closes
Aug 01, 2021
Ref
STF10089
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Support Center Specialist

George Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS) - located on the Fairfax, Va., campus-invites applications for a Support Center Specialist position within the Technology Support Services, ITS Support Center team. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: * Researching, resolving and responding to technical questions received from faculty, staff and students via telephone, email and the walk-up desk in a timely, professional and friendly manner; * Dispatching and escalating issues to other ITS teams, when necessary.

Required Qualifications: * Experience providing telephone support; * Experience troubleshooting issues with hardware, software and peripheral devices; * Experience logging information into an Incident Management (ticketing) System; * Fundamental knowledge of network technology and cybersecurity; * Experience solving problems with a wide variety of computer software and hardware, in a customer service environment; * Participate in projects, as assigned, including working overtime on weekdays and weekends as necessary.

Preferred Qualifications: * Two or more years' experience solving problems with a wide variety of computer software and hardware, in a customer service environment; * Experience with Apple computers; * Experience with TeamDynamix; * Experience with WebEx Contact Center (WCC); * Knowledge of Banner, Blackboard and/or Office365; * ITIL Certification; * Microsoft and/or other industry certifications; * HDI Certification.

Salary is up to $45,000 commensurate with education and experience.

George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and the campus environment is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position 01395z at https://jobs.gmu.edu; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three (3) professional references with contact information. References must include name, email address and phone number.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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