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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Supervisor, Desktop Support in Atlanta, Georgia

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Oversees and manages computer equipment support for the assigned area or support zone of one or more of the School of Medicine departments. Manages Desktop Support activities and compliance with Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and provides reports to IT management on SLA compliance performance metrics. Manages IT Desktop Consultants. Applies ITIL methodologies to daily department operations to ensure compliance with enterprise standards and goals. Delivers defined service offerings and manages customer expectations.


  • Collaborates with the Manager, Desktop Support or Senior IT Manager to refine department processes, improve delivery and increase efficiencies.

  • Utilizes network-based tools to manage desktops centrally and ensure effective operations and cost control.

  • Manages people resources and processes to administer day-to-day operations.

  • Identifies individual and team skill gaps and developmental opportunities to facilitate career development.

  • Ensures direct and indirect reports have documented career goals and detailed plans for achieving these goals to develop these individuals professionally.

  • Conducts performance evaluations consistently and fairly to facilitate open communication and encourage continuous performance improvement.

  • Manages team compliance with University policies and procedures to meet ITIL and enterprise requirements and expectations. Provides technical expertise to support team collaboration for resolving issues and meeting customer expectations.

  • Evaluates and summarizes departmental metrics to measure performance and forecast future needs.

  • Provides defined service offerings to manage customer expectations.

  • Refines Desktop Support processes to improve delivery and increase efficiencies.

  • Serves as the Incident Coordinator for the assigned support zone to minimize service disruptions.

  • Utilizes enterprise procurement tool to manage desktop user hardware and software purchases.

  • Manages escalated issues to restore service and address customer concerns.

  • Performs related responsibilities as assigned.


  • A high school diploma and five years of relevant IT experience, OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience.

  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Foundations v3 certification preferred.

NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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Job Number 70818

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Neurology: General

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Information Technology

Location : Name Executive Park 12

Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta