Alixpartners, Llc Application Support Specialist Corporate in Detroit, Michigan

Application Support Specialist - CorporateThe Application Support Specialist - Corporate is part of the Enterprise Applications Services (EAS) team and serves as the primary support for users in the firm who may need technical assistance with completing everyday back office tasks. The ideal candidate has a passion for helping others and a deep understanding of application technologies, including how technologies and users interact in the real world.This position will be part of a growing team that develops custom applications and selects third party tools for use by the business. This person will represent EAS as the primary contact for technical support on EAS applications for the rest of the firm and responsible for handling user issues with patience and perseverance. This position will be encouraged to contribute to defining new processes and learn new software and skills as new requirements develop. This position may be contract to hire.Position is expected to be at the Analyst or Associate level, internally.Key/Responsibilities:•Provide firm users with excellent customer service and troubleshooting support.•Analyse issues quickly, walk them through to resolution, and accurately record details for other members of the team to reference in solutions.•Build relationships with users through consistent professionalism and empathy.•Collaborate with application developers and administrators on the team to eliminate bugs and fix preventable issues.•Additional responsibilities as identified.Qualifications/Requirements:•Minimum 3-5 years' experience in technical support or related•Bachelor's in IT or related degree preferred•Excellent customer service skills and empathy for users•Analytical thinking and troubleshooting skills•Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts in non-technical terms•Proficient in web-based applications and database technologies•Ability to query databases using SQL•Willingness to learn new technologies and contribute to defining new processes•Ability and willingness to take and follow direction•Continued training and education a plus•Hands-on experience working with SharePoint and SQL Server preferred; experience with Oracle HCM, Saviom, and Interaction a plus•An understanding of Human Resources and Lead Management concerns and operations a plus•Travel up to 10% may be requiredThis description is not designed to encompass a comprehensive listing of required activities, duties or responsibilities.AlixPartners is a results-driven global consulting firm that specializes in helping businesses successfully address their most complex and critical challenges. www.alixpartners.comIn addition to a positive workplace, the firm offers a competitive compensation package including an excellent benefit program (health, vision, dental, disability, 401K, tuition reimbursement). is a global firm of senior business and consulting professionals that specializes in improving corporate financial and operational performance, executing corporate turnarounds and providing litigation consulting and forensic accounting services when it really matters – in urgent, high-impact situations. More information is available at All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to among other things, race, color, religion, , orientation, gender identity, national origin, (age), status as a protected veteran, or disability. AlixPartners is a proud Bronze award