Employer
City of Sunnyvale
Job Category
Work Schedule
Full-time
Job Closing Date
Job Open until Filled
Email
recruitments@sunnyvale.ca.gov
Phone
408-730-7490
Job Description

City Of Sunnyvale - CLIENT SUPPORT SPECIALIST I/II 

Are you interested in a fast-paced work environment where you can support a variety of technologies and customers? If so, the Client Support Specialist position is for you! The Information Technology Department (ITD) provides secure, reliable, and integrated technology solutions in alignment with the needs and goals throughout the City in a timely manner, while delivering excellence in customer service. Within the department, the Infrastructure Services Division manages the City's server and storage platform, network infrastructure, emergency and non-emergency radios, desktops and laptops, mobile phones and tablets, audio and visual equipment, operating system for all hardware, desktop applications and email in a manner that enables City Staff to support the City’s operations effectively and efficiently.

The City of Sunnyvale is currently recruiting for TWO Client Support Specialist I/II to further enhance our service delivery. Depending on the applicant qualifications, the position will be filled at the appropriate level/salary of either a Client Support Specialist I or Client Support Specialist II. The ideal candidate will serve as the first point of contact either in person, online, or over the telephone for the department by working directly with end users to resolve technology related questions and issues.  In addition, this person will independently perform a variety of other support functions for the department, such as writing Knowledge Based Articles (KBA’s), tracking Asset Management and inventory, setting up hardware for City Council and Planning Commission meetings and provide secondary support for cell phone management.

Minimum Qualifications

Client Support Specialist I: 

Education and Experience: 

The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in one of the following ways: 

  •  A Technology Certificate from an accredited college or trade school in information technology, computer and information research science, computer engineering, computer information systems, network architecture, network and computer systems administration, telecommunications administrations, electronic engineering technology, technology project management or related field AND one year of experience in computer systems support, desktop/user support, general information technology support, telecommunications support or networking support; 
    OR 
  • An Associate’s degree or completion of 60 semester or 90 quarter units at an accredited college or university in, systems administration, network systems administration, electronics technology, business information systems, computer science, information technology or related field;
    OR
  •  A Bachelor’s degree or completion of 120 semester or 180 quarter units from an accredited college or university with concentration in computer science, computer engineering, electronics technology, information technology or related field; 
    OR
  • CompTIA A+ certification AND one year of experience in computer systems support, desktop/user support, general information technology support, telecommunications support or networking support.

Client Support Specialist II: 

Education and Experience: 

The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in one of the following ways: 

  • A Technology Certificate from an accredited college, university or trade school in information technology, computer and information research science, computer engineering, computer applications, web technologies, computer information systems, application development, database design, programming, network architecture, network and computer systems administration, telecommunications administrations, electronic engineering technology, technology project management or related field AND TWO years of experience in computer systems support, desktop/user support, general information technology support, telecommunications support or networking support; 
    OR
  • An Associate’s degree or completion of 60 semester or 90 quarter units at an accredited college or university in systems administration, network systems administration, electronics technology, business information systems, computer science, software information systems, information technology or related field AND ONE year of experience in computer systems support, desktop/user support, general information technology support, telecommunications support or networking support; 
    OR 
  • A Bachelor’s degree or completion of 120 semester or 180 quarter units from an accredited college or university with concentration in computer science, computer engineering, information technology, informatics, web science, electronics technology, business information systems or related field AND ONE year of experience in computer systems support, desktop/user support, general information technology support, telecommunications support or networking support; 
    OR 
  • CompTIA A+ certification AND TWO years of experience in computer systems support, desktop/user support, general information technology support, telecommunications support or networking support. 

 

Salary:  $38.46 - $54.54 Hourly

 

A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The position opens on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 and the final filing date is Tuesday, March 16, 2024, at 5:00 pm or after receiving 100 qualified and completed applications, whichever is first.  Candidates are asked to fully describe any training, education, experience, or skills relevant to this position. 

For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click JOBS