- Time Management
- Mac OS
The Senior IT Client Support Engineer is responsible for providing technical expertise for Apple, Windows, Virtual Desktop Machines and Android environments, Exchange, Active Directory, VoIP phones and printer/MFP including but not limited to troubleshooting, testing, installation, configuration, maintenance and application integration. This position will lead and support projects to implement new technology, perform maintenance and upgrades to the existing environment. This position also serves as a mentor for the IT Service Desk Technicians and an escalation point for tickets and requests. This position is a key technical advisor, aware of emerging technologies and able to translate business needs into technology solutions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Lead and support Starz key identified projects including but not limited to technology evaluations, rollouts and upgrades.
Manage deliverables associated with a project by prioritizing, tracking, and completing assigned tasks
Provide excellent technical and customer service for executives’ IT needs at Starz. Support executives during their travel, both domestically and internationally
Serve as technical escalation point for others on the team. Mentor non-senior members on technical skills and best practices.
Serve as a technical escalation point for customers at other Starz office locations
Support hardware best practices, assist with the creation, updating and maintenance of system images, virtualization, system patching, anti-virus/spyware, application packaging
Respond to incoming requests (e.g., e-mails, dashboard alerts, chat, telephone calls, voicemail, or in person) and accurately identify, diagnose, prioritize, log and dispatch, escalate or resolve the service requests within established SLA standards. Enter and report technical problems, causes and solutions within the call logging software
Understand business concerns and needs and identify unique opportunities and assist in developing solutions for customer and company needs. The ability and commitment to provide superior customer service. The ability to communicate technical issues both orally and in writing. Proven ability to operate in high pressure situations and successfully handle multiple priorities while remaining positive and flexible
Diagnose current Apple, Windows, Android, telephony and other technology related hardware and software problems by asking accurate and concise questions in a professional and timely manner
Troubleshoot issues for problem recognition, research, isolation, resolution, and follow up for desktop, mobile, enterprise applications, local/networking printing, e-mail, connectivity, remote access, and hardware issues. Repair/replace hardware as necessary
In partnership with the Infrastructure team, perform the daily administration of local server environments including monitoring, backups and auditing
Configure management for Active Directory. Understand and ensure AD management is in compliance with current SOX policy
Manage and maintain Exchange 0365 including but not limited to assigning licenses, making changes, and troubleshooting issues
Research and test new technology, hardware and software. Provide recommendations and assist in the implementation new technology
Create and maintain documentation for standard Technical Support policies, procedures, and practices. Develop how-to documentation, training material and FAQ lists for customers. Provide a weekly status report for current projects
Strong understanding of network technologies including DNS, mail transport, TCP/IP, network file systems, cabling topologies, gateways, bridges, routers, switches and interconnecting LAN/WAN
Participate in the On-Call rotation. Duties include being available 24x7 to respond to emails and phone calls during on call period
Exhibit strong work ethic and responsible behavior and must maintain confidentiality of information at all times. Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment, able to work unsupervised with good time management skills. Must be a self-starter and a self-motived individual
Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or similar discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Minimum five years’ technical experience in customer support
Minimum five years’ experience in Windows operating systems and Mac operating systems
Starz (www.starz.com), a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that produces and distributes premium streaming content to worldwide audiences across subscription television platforms. Starz is home to the flagship domestic STARZ® brand, STARZ ENCORE, 17 premium pay TV channels and the associated on-demand and online services, including the highly rated STARZ app. With the launch of the STARZPLAY international premium streaming platform and STARZ PLAY Arabia, Starz is expanding its global footprint in a growing number of territories. Sold through multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, telecommunications companies, and other online and digital platforms, Starz offers subscribers more than 7,500 distinct premium television episodes and feature films, including STARZ Original series, first-run movies and other popular programming.
STARZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This means that all applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of gender, age, race, national origin, disability, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, STARZ will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.