System Support Professional – Jolera – Edmonton, AB

System Support Professional – Jolera – Edmonton, AB.

Jolera Inc. is a multinational technology hybrid aggregate service provider (HASP) focused on delivering IT solutions As-a-Service for its customers and channel partners. We are Canadian based with more than 18 years of experience in the industry.

We know that IT solutions require more than just technology – they need skilled people behind them. That is why we assembled a great team of experts who are committed to finding the best solutions for your needs. Our people are focused, client driven and passionate about connecting users with technology.

In this role, you will be servicing our client 70% of your time, with the other 30% servicing various clients. Ability to work onsite is required (specific dates will be outlined during the interview process). Access to a vehicle/reliable transportation is required.


  • Provide remote service assistance through the use of various web-based remote support tools when necessary.
  • Receive and respond to service requests for assistance via telephone and email in accordance with each client’s Service Level Agreement (SLA).
  • Process service tickets and assign to appropriate Jolera onsite technicians, or customer-specific internal service resources, as necessary.
  • Maintain service ticket ownership throughout the life of the support incident.
  • Escalate high profile issues to the Service Desk Manager for appropriate handling and routing.
  • Actively monitor all customer systems and services and respond to device-down scenarios.
  • Develop knowledge of multiple systems and processes in order to troubleshoot problems.
  • Perform server updates and reboots during customer-designated service windows.
  • React to onsite outage scenarios as necessary or as assigned by the Service Desk Manager.
  • Monitor, record and troubleshoot customer backup status if necessary.
  • Work rotating shifts as scheduled by the Service Desk Manager.
  • Follow all other processes and quality standards as assigned by the Service Desk Manager.

Job Qualifications:

  • College diploma or equivalent.
  • Current industry‐relevant certifications (Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, Citrix, Red Hat, etc.) would be an asset.
  • Strong knowledge of (and ability to troubleshoot issues related to) Operating System, DLL, Antivirus, Malware, Spyware, Software Installs, Active Directory, Printers, Mobile Device activation, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of common client‐side productivity application suites (Microsoft Office Suite, Outlook‐Exchange environments, Adobe Acrobat, etc.)
  • Basic working knowledge of server‐side applications and technologies, including (but not limited to) Exchange Server, WSUS, Hyper‐V, VMware vSphere, Citrix Xenserver, etc.
  • Basic working knowledge of pro‐consumer computer hardware and software interaction (Application / OS threading, memory swapping, disk storage subsystems, etc.)
  • 3‐5 years of previous support experience working in a technology / systems department directly supporting customers.
  • Strong written and communication skills; strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills.
  • Ability to assume responsibility for multiple concurrent issues, applying appropriate prioritization.
  • Access to a reliable vehicle/transportation, with a valid drivers license required.

General Competencies:

  • Strong overall communication skills and can make a significant contribution to Jolera’s success.
  • Ability to provide generalized end‐user training.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts and issues to non‐technical individuals.
  • Demonstrated technical learning and understanding competency.