IT Support Specialist

| Chicago

GoHealth is seeking an IT Support Specialist to help maintain a well-functioning technical environment and the in-house technical hardware, software and system support. Members of this team work with a variety of equipment and systems including desktops, laptops, network connectivity, and Windows/Mac/Linux software. In this role you will take pride in proactively fine-tuning our environment to anticipate and avoid technical issues as well as rapidly responding to technical issues impacting end users and key business operations. You will work with our employees to understand their technical needs, perform workstation installations, provide desktop support and system maintenance, troubleshooting connectivity issues, supporting office/email applications, and addressing other network-wide and desktop-level issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot and perform break/fix of laptops (both Windows and MacOS), desktops and peripheral networking and A/V equipment
  • Diagnose and resolve issues with applications, interfaces, hardware, software, security and system failures
  • Image, Provision, deploy MS Windows and MacOS laptop and desktop workstations as needed for new hires
  • Exceptional customer service, communication, problem solving and analytical skills while working through the resolution of help desk tickets in a timely, appropriate manner
  • Dexterity with the ability to lift at least 25lbs, move and manipulate computers and servers, climb under desks to pull network and power cables, and other associated physical activities on an as needed basis
  • Ability to travel 10-20% of the time as required

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's or Associate’s degree in Information Technology or related field and/or applicable equivalent work experience
  • 2 to 5 years of experience
  • Strong knowledge of Windows Operating Systems (7, 10), MacOS, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experienced in working in Windows Server 2012 -2016, specifically with Active Directory and MS Exchange
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, LAN and basic VoIP concepts
  • Familiarity with WDS disk imaging technology
  • Experience working in JIRA or another applicable ticketing system.
  • Have experience or be familiar with network infrastructure such as switches, wireless routers and firewalls

Perks and Benefits: 

  • Open vacation policy
  • 401k program with company match
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Commuter and transit benefits
  • Professional growth opportunities
  • Casual dress code
  • Generous employee referral bonuses
  • Happy hours, ping-pong tournaments, and more company-sponsored events
  • Subsidized gym memberships
  • GoHealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Read Full Job Description

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • WordpressCMS

Location

Our company is in the River North area with plenty of coffee shops and restaurants. GoHealth is near the Chicago Brown line and bus stops close by.

What are GoHealth Perks + Benefits

Culture
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Acme co. sponsors family oriented events Semi-annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Acme Co.'s pet policy is Occasional bring your pet to work days.
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings once per quarter.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes Career mentoring.
Customized development tracks

Additional Perks + Benefits

Happy hours, ping-pong tournaments, and more company-sponsored events. Gym Membership Subsidies
Company Sponsored Health & Wellness Initiatives. Employee Referral Bonuses. Open Vacation Policy.

More Jobs at GoHealth29 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Dev + Engineer
HR
Marketing
Operations
Project Mgmt
Sales
Sales
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
HR
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago