Onsite Support Engineer (Chicago)

  • Job Ref: 10141
  • Illinois
  • IT - Support

Role Outline:
To provide first level support through call logging software and/or on-site and handling incidents or service requests using the incident management system and request fulfilment processes.


On-Site Technical Support: Serve as the primary technical point of contact for the client, providing on-site support for all Options systems. System Monitoring and Maintenance: Monitor the health and performance of client systems, ensuring that they are operating optimally. Conduct regular maintenance activities, including both hardware and software updates combined with configuration changes, to keep systems up to date.
Troubleshooting and Issue Resolution: Diagnose and resolve technical issues promptly and effectively. Escalate complex problems to appropriate internal teams and coordinate with them to find timely solutions.
Incident Management: Respond to incidents and service requests raised by the client, adhering to defined service level agreements (SLAs) and following established incident management processes. Document incidents and their resolutions accurately.
Client Relationship Management: Build and maintain strong relationships with key client stakeholders, understanding their requirements and proactively addressing their concerns. Serve as a technical advisor to the client, providing guidance on company best practices.
System Enhancements and Upgrades: Collaborate with the wider Options team to implement system enhancements and upgrades. Participate in testing and validation activities to ensure smooth deployment.
Training and Knowledge Sharing: Conduct training sessions for the client's technical staff to enhance their understanding of the Options platform. Share technical knowledge and best practices with both internal teams and the client to foster continuous improvement.


  1. Technical Expertise: Strong knowledge of 365, Azure, Endpoint Management, Device Deployment. AV troubleshooting.
  2. Experience: Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role within the financial services industry, providing on-site technical support and troubleshooting.
  3. Problem-Solving Skills: Ability to analyze complex technical issues, identify root causes, and propose effective solutions. Strong troubleshooting and diagnostic skills with the ability to handle high-pressure situations calmly.
  4. Communication and Interpersonal Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to convey technical information clearly and concisely. Strong interpersonal skills to build relationships with clients and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  5. Client Focus: Demonstrated ability to understand and fulfil client requirements while providing exceptional customer service. Proactive in anticipating client needs and exceeding their expectations.
  6. Adaptability and Flexibility: Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Willingness to adapt to changing priorities and take on additional responsibilities as required.
  7. Bachelor's Degree: A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field is preferred but not mandatory. Equivalent work