Markforged is looking for a Lead IT Support Specialist to join our Technology Operations team. The goal of the Technology Operations team is to provide integrated technologies and quality services to enhance productivity, safeguard information, and scale in a cost‐effective manner. We do this by listening to the needs of employees and maximizing the potential of the tools we offer. You will report to the Global Help Desk Manager and will support all aspects of Markforged.
As a Lead IT Support Specialist, you will be a strong and independent team member that is passionate about solving big problems with simple solutions, driving perfection, and building a great company. You have demonstrable experience in building scalable IT infrastructure while maintaining a high level of technology support. You are a creative thinker, problem solver, and learner. In this role, you will have a superb opportunity to implement and maintain highly effective, reliable, secure, and innovative technologies.
What will you own?
- Administer and Support MDM tools (Jamf and JumpCloud)
- Provide advanced support for Google Workspace
- Effectively manage inbound support requests via helpdesk, tickets, email, and Slack
- Solve problems and support solutions related to macOS, Windows, Linux, mobile devices, and office printers.
- Root cause prevalent hardware and software issues
- Lead the charge in automating common processes
- Maintain an updated knowledge base
- Provide Executive support and training
- Onboard new hires, including provisioning of computers, accounts, and peripherals
- Collaborate with the rest of the Tech Ops and Business Systems teams to provide a reliable help model
Although we list out what we generally look for, we are very likely missing other attributes and skills that you have that could make you a great fit, but are not currently listed. Research has shown this especially applies to women and other marginalized groups, who tend to apply if they check 100% of every box, versus men who apply if they hit roughly 60%. The point we’re getting at, it doesn’t hurt to take a chance and apply!
What you have:
- Bachelor’s degree in computer and information science, information systems or related field or equivalent work experience
- Experience working with endpoint configuration management tools, we use JAMF and JumpCloud
- Deep understanding of enterprise infrastructure, identity, and productivity suites (ie. JumpCloud/SSO integrations, LDAP, Google Workspace, Atlassian Suite, Smartsheet, SaaS Applications)
- Intermediate understanding of networking protocols (DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP etc.)
- Self motivated problem solver who knows how to effectively utilize resources
- Highly organized and precise, with great attention to detail
- Ability to provide concise documentation within a ticketing system
- Experience with office hardware such as printers, video conferencing, and A/V systems
- Ability to work weekend and off-hours on occasion
- Ability and strong desire to work autonomously while achieving results
- Ambitious, flexible attitude in order to prioritize in a rapidly growing startup environment
- Knowledge of scripting (ie. Python, Bash, PowerShell, Apps Script)
- Intermediate familiarity with Chrome OS troubleshooting
- Advanced administration experience with Jira, Slack, and Google Workspace
- Experience integrating applications, building groups, and creating workflows in BetterCloud
- Experience supporting a zero trust environment