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Zendesk Administrator

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Salary: $59.38 - $64.38 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Position: Zendesk Administrator
Location: Irving, TX
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Manage instances across multiple brands.
  • Supporting day-to-day Helpdesk operations and integrations.
  • Help standardize and optimize configurations by utilizing best practices and lead initiatives of integrations with other applications within the company.
  • Monitor performance of automation, triggers, and workflows within the instance.
  • Monitor and use performance data to identify pain points and efficiency opportunities.
  • Maintain and manage the backlog of operational and functionality enhancement requests and work with internal stakeholders and vendors to ensure prioritization and alignment with the business.
  • Identify and test any assumptions related to the Helpdesk platform.
  • Integrate additional apps and 3rd party systems as dictated by business needs.
  • Maintain subject matter expertise and historical documentation of Helpdesk enhancements and releases.
  • Establish and maintain operating procedures for the administration of the platform that is consistent with overall company policies and guidelines.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 3+ years of Helpdesk or similar Administration experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of ticketing, live channel support systems, and API/App Integrations.
  • Excellent communications, analytical and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work cross functionally with customer success, engineering, and product teams.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity in a rapidly changing business environment, resolve problems and offer impacting solutions.
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical deliverables.
  • Able to communicate vision, strategy, and statuses of projects to leadership and internal stakeholders.

Even better if you have:
  • Zendesk certifications or similar.
  • Zendesk App Development & API Experience.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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