Windows 2008 - Technical Support Analyst


June 24, 2014

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Job Specialization: 
IT Management
Company Overview: 

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Job Summary: 

Primary Accountabilities:

Zealots Consulting Inc. Executive Search’s client has an immediate need for a Technical Support Analyst for Windows 2008, Exchange 2010, and other Windows hosted applications and who has good overall system administration of the Microsoft Suite of products.

The Technical Support Analyst works closely with the rest of the support team including: network specialists, system administrators, database administrators and desktop administrators and will be providing tier 2 level of support at the Windows System Administration level and for Microsoft Exchange 2010, SharePoint 2010 and Windows applications.  Previous experience includes: upgrade and change planning, coordination of changes, process improvement, technical documentation, and operational tier 2 support.

The successful incumbent will help identify areas for improvement for Microsoft Suite of products, and will participate in and help plan and deliver major system changes, do capacity management and problem management. The Technical Support Analyst will provide 2nd level support for and Windows systems and applications and provide support for Tier 1 and other Tier 2 analysts

The successful candidate will be a problem solver who can also plan, analyze, and resolve business challenges and stay within budget, and is comfortable with peer and supervisory feedback. You must possess a desire to learn and adopt new processes for continual improvement and to keep abreast of new technologies. You must be able to lead by example and build upon existing team work within the support group.

Education & Experience:

  • Preference for a Technical Diploma or Technical Certification from an accredited technical college or university.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

Desired Skills:

  • Microsoft Windows OS –2008R2, Windows 7 – Support and Upgrades
  • Microsoft Back Office – Exchange 2010 – Support and Upgrades
  • Microsoft AD, Print Services,  Deployment tools, other Microsoft utilities
  • Antivirus, spam filter, and other security applications
  • System design, planning and documentation skills
  • Upgrade planning and implementation skills for Microsoft products.
  • Scripting and automation skills
  • A desire to learn new skills and products and share knowledge with team members

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Desktop Virtualization support skills
  • ITIL processes and tools
  • Microsoft SQL
  • Storage management  exposure
How To Apply: 

Please send your resume quoting: ZC-201462, Technical Support Analyst – Windows 2008 to:

Cliff Tang, Principal
Zealots Consulting Inc. Executive Search
IT Recruitment Consulting & Leadership Development
"Part of Your Team"
Lynn Valley Town Centre
1199 Lynn Valley Road, Box 16133,  North Vancouver, BC  V7J 3S9
604-727-3141 (phone)
604-988-3152  (fax)