Greenville, SC, United States
May 03, 2021
McMillan Pazdan Smith is seeking an IT Support Specialist who has completed coursework in information technology, computer science, computer engineering, or a related field to join our Greenville team. This is an excellent opportunity to learn, grow, and contribute in a diverse and fun environment. McMillan Pazdan Smith has 220 employees across six locations in the South East. The IT Support Specialist will maintain and monitor end-user workstations and productivity on local area network and will perform a wide variety of maintenance, software installation, and end-user support to ensure end-user workstations and network performance meet Firm and user requirements. Additionally, the IT Support Specialist will troubleshoot computer problems, determine the source, and advise on appropriate action.
Administer end-user workstations, including mobile devices, and support end-user activities interacting face-to-face and utilizing remote access tools on a Microsoft Windows-based local area network
Investigate user problems, identify their source, determine possible solutions, and test and implement said solutions
Collaborate with technology team members in order to research problems and find solutions
Call software and hardware vendors to request service regarding defective products
Install, configure, and maintain personal computers, mobile devices, network cabling, and other related equipment, devices, and systems; add or upgrade and configure disk drives, printers, and related equipment
Perform software and application installation/upgrades as needed
Utilize remote support software to provide assistance to team members at all office locations
Maintain confidentiality with regard to the information being processed, stored, or accessed by the end-users on the network
Setup and assist with troubleshooting of video conferences
Assist with disaster recovery planning
Assist team members as a computer resource
Travel to other office locations as needed
Stay abreast of leading-edge hardware, software, network technologies, trends & regulations to ensure effectiveness and compliance
Perform other duties as directed
Coursework in information technology, computer science, computer engineering, or related field
Experience with Windows 7 & Windows 10 operating systems
Proficiency with Microsoft Suite
Ability to communicate technical information to nontechnical personnel
Ability to install, configure, and maintain personal computers, networks, and related hardware & software
Knowledge of computer and/or network security systems, applications, procedures, and techniques
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to learn and support new systems and applications
Technical skills and experience in local & wide area networks
Excellent time management skills
Exceptional organizational and follow-through skills
Self-motivated and able to work independently
Ability to provide excellent internal customer service
Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
Strong attention to detail
Demonstrated culture awareness and sensitivity
Experience in an architectural, engineering, or construction firm
Proficiency with Adobe Suite
Microsoft and/or Cisco Certifications
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to grasp objects; reach with hands and arms; balance, stop, kneel, or crouch; speak or listen. The employee must occasionally lift and/or carry up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not exposed to hazardous working conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
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