Information Technology Support Specialist

Massachusetts, United States
03 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture  and benefits  that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future  then take a look at this opportunity.

IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST, Information Systems and Technology (IS&T), to work directly with customers in-person and via telephone, email, and chat to identify support issues; and with vendors, development teams, and IS&T/MIT service owners to resolve those issues.  Will work with a broad range of infrastructure products and basic networking components; provide support, maintenance, and guidance for moderate to highly complex client products, sometimes working on multiple projects concurrently as a team member; and assist with the implementation of new administrative products and services and share responsibility for support and maintenance of existing systems.  

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Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a high school diploma or its equivalent; a minimum of four years of relevant experience; experience supporting Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android platforms and diagnosing/resolving problems across their software, hardware, and managed service product lines; experience with common IT ticketing platforms, preferably Service Now; ability to be flexible and adaptive in a fast-paced environment; diagnostic skills and working knowledge of current technology to resolve escalated customer complaints without the need for manager intervention; excellent verbal and written communication skills; customer service skills for responding to clients’ requests for assistance on day-to-day needs; and the ability to work within a team setting by supporting team decisions, assisting other team members, and sharing work to meet goals and deadlines.

PREFERRED:  bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, or related field. Job #18068-6

MIT will conduct a criminal background check on the finalist.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.