Omnicell, Inc. IT Support Engineer in Waukegan, Illinois

IT Support Engineer

Description

IT Support Engineer

The IT Support Engineer provides day-to-day technical support to Omnicell employees, including C-Suite level Omnicell executives, with regards to troubleshooting and repair issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Support, troubleshoot and repair all desktop, telecom, AV & computer equipment

  • Support for all requests for moves, additions, and changes for Telco and computer equipment.

  • Support all network equipment from the data switch to the actual endpoint, computers, phones, printers and fax machines

  • Update the service management system to track all incidents and requests

  • Build new computer systems and maintain DB for asset tracking

  • Create and maintain software images for user PC’s and test and evaluate new items as they become available

  • Deploy and encrypt laptops for field use

  • Process Telkom and computer hardware and software requests

  • Test and evaluate new technologies and be prepared to adopt and test as the company evolves

    Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience providing technical support to remote user populations

  • Ability to support users in a clear and respectful manner both over the phone and in person

  • Ability to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing, with non-technical users

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills

  • Significant knowledge in Microsoft (MS) Windows Operating systems, Microsoft Office, Active Directory, Exchange/Outlook and other MS products.

  • Experience with LAN/WAN TCP/IP networks, and Cisco VPN.

  • Ability to resolve application issues, handle virus situations, and troubleshoot and

  • maintain software and hardware

  • Excellent problem solving skills with the ability to manage a problem through to resolution

  • Excellent time/task management and organizational skills

  • High energy level and ability to work effectively with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work under pressure and to adapt to a rapidly changing environment

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree (or in lieu of Associates Degree, High School diploma/GED and 2+ years demonstrated work experience in IT hardware & software troubleshooting)

  • Minimum 3+ years of experience working in an enterprise IT environment or military environment diagnosing and resolving various computer hardware and software related problems

  • Solid understanding and at least 1 year of experience working with Active Directory, TCP/IP, DNS, VPN, Citrix and the Internet

  • Experience providing telephone support in an enterprise IT environment is required

  • Experience utilizing Helpdesk ticketing system (Cherwell preferred)

    Preferred Requirements:

  • A+ certification

  • Work Conditions:

  • Standard work hours with flexibility for occasional overtime.

  • Some lifting and bending under desks required​

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

Omnicell will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.