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Desktop Support Technician II in Overland Park, KS at Netsmart

Date Posted: 12/23/2018

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Job Description


Works across a broad range of technologies and interacts with multiple areas of business to support incidents, problems, and requests.  The Desktop Support Technician is responsible for resolving support requests as well as meeting customer satisfaction and continuous service delivery demands.  IT support staff work in a collaborative, dynamic, fast-paced environment which provides services over the phone, through email, in person and self-service. 

A successful candidate will have excellent customer service skills as well as good analytic, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills. 


  • Understands customer support, likes to work with people and can ensure that the customer is satisfied.  Continually improve customer service, perception and satisfaction. 

  • Manages all incidents and requests and communicates with clients to ensure that work is completed to their satisfaction.  Exceed the SLA guarantees with Netsmart associates. 

  • Strong Team Player, excellent communication skills, builds strong relationships with co-workers by working across organizational boundaries to resolve customer incidents and requests. 

  • Address and resolve basic and routine incidents and requests; enter quality information into tickets and appropriately capture data; complete follow-up and follow-through on all tickets. 

  • Contributes to self-help knowledge bases and documents typical requests and incidents, resolutions, and work-around procedures. 

  • Proper use of ticketing system  

  • Identifies, evaluates, promotes, and implements customer support best practices. 

  • Troubleshoots in a high level systematic way. Ability to identify symptoms and research cause. 

  • Uses creativity and innovation to automate and streamline processes and procedures. Grows deeper knowledge of current corporate products, increasing ability to resolve tickets on first contact. 

  • Effectively balances high volume productivity demands against ability to provide analytical troubleshooting and problem resolution. 

  • Remotely assist clients with support needs 

  • Understands Active Directory user and email management: reset password, unlock account, creating accounts, group policy, and group management, mailbox creation and management. 

  • Understands basic Networking principles, including network troubleshooting for connectivity issues, wireless, DHCP, DNS, use of tools like PING, IPCONFIG, NSLOOKUP and TRACERT. 

  • Has strong knowledge of desktop applications and Microsoft based operating systems with emphasis on Windows 10, Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point.  Office365 experience a plus. 

  • Ability to resolve Virus/Malware issues 

  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot Network printers 

  • Understands file and share permissions, drive mappings, and offline files 

  • Ability to recovery data and email 

  • Understands mobile device and hotspot support 


  • Minimum of 1 year in IT support experience in a professional services environment.  

  • Holds a two-year degree, or active pursuit of a two year degree, a plus 

  • Experience of working with ticketing systems.  

  • MCP, ITIL, CompTIA certifications, a plus 

  • Typing skills to ensure quick and accurate entry of service request details 

  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills quickly 

  • Highly responsible, self-motivated/drive, flexible, and able to work with minimal supervision  

  • Excellent organizational and follow up skills 

  • Maintain a positive attitude 

  • Ethical, fair and of high integrity 

Netsmart provides equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals. Employment decisions at Netsmart will be based on performance, qualifications, abilities, education and experience.  Netsmart does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Netsmart complies with any applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.