Desktop Support Technician

Momentum Solar - South Plainfield, NJ3.9

Momentum Solar is a leading residential solar provider, with over 850 employees and offices in New Jersey, New York, California, Texas, and Florida. Momentum has grown from $2 Million in revenue to approximately $110 Million in 2 years, and we are on track to double our growth in 2018.


The 1st Level Desktop Support Technician position is the initial point of contact for troubleshooting hardware, software, desktop, laptop, printer and peripheral problems. The technician must provide routine and emergency support to end users on a variety of issues. Responsibilities for the position include the identifying, researching and resolving of user issues, call ownership, as well as the documenting, tracking and monitoring of problems to ensure timely resolution. The ability to recognize and escalate priority issues and translate non-technical language into technical terms is critical to the success of this role. This position has frequent contact with desktop, laptop & mobile end-users, peers and managers. The technician must exercise independent judgment, as well as demonstrate a continuous positive attitude and be a team player.


1st level phone support is a top priority
Be responsible for performing the duties and jobs of the IT Helpdesk by responding quickly and appropriately to help requests, work may include supporting remote users and sites.
Adhere to Helpdesk SLA’s and agreed to response times. Document common help requests and solutions. Work to solve root causes of recurring problems.
Build, repair, and configure desktops/laptops, Audio visual equipment, etc.
Prepare and regularly update training and onboarding documentation for end-users, HR, and IT staff.
Manage account provisioning within all systems (Users, Groups & Permissions).
Support various applications by effectively troubleshooting problems and working with other IT team members.
Effectively communicate with teammates in all stages of work.
Support staff in maintaining, administering, and enhancing the network infrastructure.
Work to maintain a high level of availability, stability, and performance for all systems.
Assist in maintaining software licensing and hardware inventories.

At least 1-year experience in Help Desk Support.
Working knowledge of Mac OS X, Windows 10 and MS Office applications is required.
Office 365 administration & implementation.
Understanding of systems and troubleshooting system issues is required.
A basic understanding of Active Directory & TCP/IP networking is required.
Demonstrated project discipline and experience. Must be organized, focused, and driven toward established deliverable dates.
Must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of employees within the organization, verbal and written.
Highly motivated and able to adapt to changing priorities.
Strong interpersonal skills; must be a team player.
College degree preferred.
Experience in an acting role with networking, server, and workstation hardware is a plus.
MCSE certified and/or systems administration experience is a plus.
SharePoint administration a plus.
Momentum Solar is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to attracting and retaining a talented and diverse workforce. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or protected veteran status.