Technical Analyst I in Scottsdale, AZ at Discount Tire Corporate Careers

Date Posted: 3/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Discount Tire, we celebrate the spirit of our people with extraordinary pride and enthusiasm. Our business has been growing for 55 years and now is the best time in our history to join us. We are opening more locations every year and we are always looking for qualified individuals to join us in our growth. We are a company that promotes from within, both in our retail and corporate operations. 


The Technical Analyst I is responsible for installing, modifying and fixing computer hardware and software problems and also providing technical assistance to the Company’s Corporate office, Regional offices and stores.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installs approved software packages onto the Company’s computers.
  • Installs or assists personnel in installation of hardware and peripheral components such as monitors, keyboards, printers and disk drives on user's premises.
  • Provides enhancements, maintenance development and integration of software and hardware.
  • Presents new or additional information regarding software and hardware.
  • Responds to client inquiries concerning systems operation and diagnoses system hardware, software and operator problems.
  • Provides updates, status and completion information to help desk and manager, via voice mail, pager, e-mail or in-person communication.
  • Performs problem research, isolation, resolution and follow-up for routine user problems.
  • Handles escalated calls from the Help Desk.
  • Creates documentation for internal support teams.
  • Adheres to guidelines and procedures for delivering quality solutions which are defect-free, meet Company standards and customer requirements.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Job Requirements


  • This position requires two to four years of related information technology experience with an advanced knowledge of the Windows operating system, Microsoft Office products and Active Directory.
  • Experience with LANDesk is desired with an understanding of creating software distribution packages, running queries and reports.
  • Knowledge of VMWare is also desired.
  • A minimum typing speed of 35 wpm is required.
  • This position requires excellent communication, organizational, customer service and problem solving skills.
  • In addition, this position must be able to handle multiple projects and work successfully within strict deadlines.


Educational Requirements:

This position requires a high school diploma or GED. A degree in Computer Information Systems is preferred.


Work Days:

Normal work days are Monday through Friday. Occasional Saturdays and Sundays may be necessary.


Work Hours:

Normal work hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Occasional overtime (more than forty hours per week) may be necessary.