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Desktop Support Technician
San Francisco, CA

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Job Description

POPSUGAR is looking for a Desktop Support Technician to support our San Francisco user base. Desktop Support Technicians report to the IT Operations Manager and must be technically excellent and willing to provide fantastic customer service in a fast paced environment with exceptionally demanding customers and constantly changing needs.


Provide first and second level of response for all hardware/ software and messaging problems on Macintosh and Windows platforms

Perform configuration for new equipment and launches

Participate in the development and administration of workflow processes

Constant use of trouble ticketing system to open helpdesk tickets, provide metrics, and identify sources and trends of technical problems to prevent future occurrences

Provide follow-up calls and status to ensure satisfactory issue resolution and excellent customer service to users

Assist in the maintenance of system hardware inventory, organizing and distributing reports

Make recommendations to improve product and service support capabilities

Work scheduled on-call shifts


Advanced knowledge of OS X, Windows, iOS, and Android

Advanced hardware of MacBook Retina, MacBook Air, Mac Pro, iMac, Mac Mini, Lenovo laptops, iPhone, and Android

Knowledge of G Suite, Adobe Products, VMWare, Microsoft Office, and JAMF Casper Suite

Strong Familiarity with Networking Fundamentals

Experience Troubleshooting tools and techniques

Working knowledge of VPN, Active Directory


Be able to work both independently and within a team

Ability to work independently on small projects and/or lead small project teams within the scope of the project or specialization

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Must have initiative

Great customer service skills

Excellent troubleshooting skills

Excellent time management skills

Ability to respond to rapidly changing priorities, tight timelines, and a fast-paced environment


College degree

POPSUGAR Inc. is the leading digital lifestyle brand for women globally. The company reaches young women through its digital media brand, POPSUGAR, its quarterly subscription box POPSUGAR Must Have, its makeup line Beauty by POPSUGAR and the POPSUGAR Collection at Kohl's. POPSUGAR delivers positive and purpose-driven content across multiple platforms spanning entertainment, fashion, beauty, fitness, parenting, and more. POPSUGAR reaches 1 in 2 millennial women in the United States and leads all women's lifestyle publishers in user engagement.

POPSUGAR Inc. operations internationally include Australia, the Middle East, and the UK, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and London. The company is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital and IVP. For more information about POPSUGAR Inc., visit

POPSUGAR is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive company culture. We

celebrate our differences and embrace the varying ideas, interests, and life

experiences that make us who we are. As a company with a mission to inform and

inspire people all over the world, we believe that employing individuals with

diverse backgrounds is essential to building a successful, creative, and

innovative business.

We work hard, play nice, and welcome those who do the same.

Whoever you are, You are POPSUGAR.

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