Desktop Support Engineer

Location Manchester
Discipline: Infrastructure & Support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: up to 32k per annum

​An established Automotive company based in Manchester is looking for a passionate and skilled Desktop Support Engineer that will be providing technical support to both technical and non-technical users. This role will be responsible for handling user tickets, responding to client inquiries, troubleshooting, installation of software, and documentation amongst others. Previous experience in Desktop Support Engineer or other similar roles is preferred.


  • Responds to client inquiries and address user tickets regarding hardware, software and networking

  • Provides technical support to users and simple, step-by-step instructions.

  • Troubleshoots hardware and software issues

  • Assists with installation of computer software and operating system updates

  • Ensure all calls and emails are logged

  • Update documentation and knowledge base articles.

  • Escalate issues when necessary


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar

  • Proven work experience as a Desktop Support Engineer, Technical Support Engineer or similar role

  • In-depth knowledge of desktop hardware and software systems

  • Ability to perform remote troubleshooting and provide clear instructions

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient in computer operating systems such as Mac, Linux, and Windows

  • Exceptional time-management and multitasking abilities

  • Strong problem-solving and interpersonal skills