We are looking for an energetic customer focussed individual to join our Technology division at Macquarie’s Hong Kong office. This customer facing role requires desktop support to be provided across all of Macquarie’s businesses through a designated Tech Assist walk up desk and aligned trade floor support, representing a modern-day change on how we drive technology support.
As a first point of contact for all staff with a query around Technology within Macquarie, you will have immediate impact on the service to our business and be the face of technology. As part of a customer facing team, you will be motivated to continually improve our services and are passionate about creating an outstanding customer experience.
You will be responsible for delivering a client focussed service experience for technology user queries in a professional and timely manner while demonstrating the highest standards of written and verbal communication, in both a trading and non-trading environment. You will hold customer training and education sessions on new technology products and initiatives and provide general technology support via a walk-up desk and build relationships with your clients. You will be required to deliver smaller operational projects daily, such as staff moves, software deployments or hardware rollouts, and build and deploy PCs and Laptops, including asset management tasks.
You will be working with Shared Service Centres, Problem Management and other technology teams to deliver continual service improvement and ensure business requirements are being met. You will be liaising with external vendors for support or maintenance work. You will also need to understand local IT compliance and work with the teams to ensure obligations are met, including business continuity and external exchange requirements and audit items.
You will need to have some basic technical responsibilities, such as providing high level support of the Microsoft Windows 10 SOE, and Office 365, and have working knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and Microsoft Exchange. You will have the ability to support and troubleshoot issues with technologies including but not limited to Windows Desktop, Networking (TCP/IP, DNS, Cabling), Remote Access Connectivity (VPN), Telephony (BT Dealing Consoles/Cisco VoIP phones/Voice Recording) and corporate iPhone and BYOD offerings. You will also have a sound knowledge of Desktop, LAN, peripheral device installation and support. A familiarity with iPhone and iPad client, Android, and the associated management software will be essential. You may be required to work after hours or weekend support may be required. This may include but not limited to activities such as power downs, business continuity testing, software releases, floor moves.
The successful candidate will have experience working within an investment bank or financial services sector, but not essential. You should be ITIL certified or at least a working knowledge. You should have experience collaborating with offshore and global support teams. You should be fluent in English and Cantonese both verbal and written, while Mandarin is highly desirable but not essential. It is essential that you have excellent communication skills, can think on your feet, have a flexible and easy-going attitude, the ability to multi-task and prioritise, as well as work effectively with minimal supervision.
About The Corporate Operations Group
The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.
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Job no: COG-957550
Work type: Permanent – Full time
Location: Hong Kong
Category: Junior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Recruiter: Venus Chan
Opening Date: 21/6/2021