Service Desk Engineer

  • Stoke City FC
  • Stoke-on-Trent, UK
  • 06 May, 2022
Full time EFL Engineer

Job Description

As a Service Desk Engineer, you will hold a key role in supporting our IT operations at our various Stoke City Football Club sites. As an enthusiastic, focused Service Desk Engineer with an eye for detail you will be knowledgeable and have a genuine interest in all things PC and software related.

We are a technical IT team and our goal is to ensure that our employees have the technology resources they require to perform their roles. You will take end to end ownership for incidents and escalate them where necessary to see them through to resolution. If you can fix it, great, if not, no need to worry, you will have all the support you need to drive resolution.

The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technology’s greatest challenges.

Preferred Skills, Qualifications and Experience

  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Concise written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-managed with ability to work unsupervised.
  • Quick to learn.
  • Commercial experience working in a service management function.

Main Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that phone calls and emails are dealt with promptly to provide the best possible service to the business.
  • Logging all tickets for incidents or requests that are reported.
  • Ensuring that first line incidents are resolved quickly and efficiently.
  • Ensuring that second line incidents are investigated and promptly escalated where required.
  • Proactively managing open incidents, working with 2nd and 3rd line teams to gain the fastest resolution based on incident SLA.
  • Providing remote support and fixes.
  • Providing administrative support to ensure systems are maintained and escalating any resulting issues.
  • Maintaining and administering user accounts, ensuring users only have access to what they require in order to fulfil their roles.


Closing date for applications is 22nd May 2022.