Support Technician I

Department: Engineering
Location: Remote, US
Updated on: March 21, 2023

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About Us

MediaMath is the leading technology pioneer on a mission to make advertising better. We deliver outstanding results through powerful ad tech, partnership and a curiosity for what’s next. We help more than 3,500 advertisers solve complex marketing problems so they can deepen their customer relationships across screens and around the world.

The MediaMath IT team administers systems with a holistic approach and is responsible for the study, design, development, implementation, support and management of telecommunications and computer-based information systems and software. Providing support to our colleagues who utilize MediaMath systems in their day-to-day responsibilities and operations is a key function of the IT team.  It is our aim to ensure both a human-friendly working environment, while scaling solutions to provide secure and efficient technology to all MediaMath employees.  The IT Department is the backbone of our business, the underlying structure that reinforces MediaMath's growth, and propels this world-class organization to perform at the highest levels. 

 The role: 

 The MediaMath IT team is current seeking a Desktop Support Technician to assist with the day-to-day responsibilities of providing 24/7 support and availability of services and infrastructure within the larger MediaMath production environment.  The Desktop Support Technician would report to the IT Operations Manager, and would be responsible for learning, maintaining, and documenting information pertaining to our regular IT systems and process as well as software and applications used across the organization.  In addition, the Desktop Support Technician would be the front-line of all internal support requests, monitoring our JIRA ticket queue and responding to all tickets within a timely manner or escalating appropriately.  


You will: 

  • Follow MediaMath’s established policies, standards, procedures and guidelines in delivering service to staff 
  • Monitor, respond to and escalate service tickets in a timely manner 
  • Fulfill service requests in a highly customer-service oriented manner 
  • Troubleshooting, repair, imaging and shipping of both Apple and Windows based laptops 
  • Follow proper ticketing procedures and best practices 
  • Assist with inventory management and asset tracking 
  • Utilize and help develop ‘best practice’ documentation for key systems and services 
  • Provide issue tracking and resolution by preforming metrics and reports that analyze the nature of tickets and how long it takes to resolve tickets, in order to improve the process as a whole and provide more efficient and effective support 
  • Participate in training and work to develop and maintain top knowledge in existing and new technologies to provide most effective support 
  • Support Systems Administrators with day-to-day activities and larger projects as assigned 
  • Work with IT Coordinators and Project Managers to provide technical knowledge and assistance as needed 

You have: 

  • 2 years of experience in an IT Support or System Administration role 
  • Ideally MCP or A+ certification 
  • Experience with desktop support and working knowledge of server environments with the following systems: Mac OS, Windows 10, and various Windows Server versions (2k12, 2k16, etc.) 
  • Experience with cloud computing virtual private networking (EC2, AWS, Azure, Office365) 
  • Understanding of networking technologies and LAN environments, TCP/IP networking concepts, network configurations for virtual platforms, and network security 
  • Experience configuring and troubleshooting enterprise wireless devices, including iPhone and Android 
  • Working knowledge of VOIP concepts 

You are: 

  • Able to safely receive shipments and store limited MediaMath-owned laptop inventory for shipment at your home 
  • A strong communicator – both written and verbal 
  • Able to work independently and within a team 
  • Able to prioritize tasks, have time management skills, and able to meet deadlines 


Why We Work at MediaMath 

We are restless innovators, smart, passionate and kind. At the heart of our culture are three values that provide a framework for how we approach our work and the world: Win Together, Obsess Over Growth, and Do Good, Better. These values inform how we energize one another and engage with our clients. They get us amped to come to work. 

Founded in 2007 as a pioneer in "programmatic" advertising, MediaMath is recognized as a Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Ad Tech and has won Best Account Support by a Technology Company for two years in a row in the AdExchanger Awards. 

MediaMath is committed to equal employment opportunity. It is a fundamental principle at MediaMath not to discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally-recognized basis including, but not limited to: age, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, sex, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital status, gender identity/transgender status, pregnancy, childbirth or related  medical condition, and other protected characteristic as established by law.