Desktop Support Engineer

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Ruth Soden | (455) 696-8664 | Seattle, WA


I am a Desktop Support Engineer with over 2 years of experience. I have provided Tier 1 and Tier 2 support to customers in person, via phone, and through email. I have excellent problem-solving skills and can quickly troubleshoot technical issues. I also have strong written and verbal communication skills. In my previous role, I was responsible for managing the inventory of desktop hardware and software licenses.


Desktop Support Engineer at Company 1: Microsoft Corporation, WAMar 2022 - Present

  • Handled support for 100+ users on a daily basis.
  • Resolved an average of 30 tickets per day.
  • Was able to resolve over 90% of issues without escalating.
  • Maintained high customer satisfaction rating (over 4.5/5).
  • Trained 2 new junior technicians.
  • Successfully completed hardware and software rollouts for 500+ users.

Desktop Support Technician at Company 2:, Inc., WAJul 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Provided desktop support to over 100 users on a daily basis.
  • Resolved an average of 30 tickets per day.
  • Successfully completed 95% of assigned tasks within SLA timeframe.
  • Trained new hires on company systems and software applications.
  • Acted as Tier 2 support for escalated issues.
  • Implemented a new help desk ticketing system that reduced resolution time by 15%.


Associate's degree in computer science at Bellevue College, WASep 2016 - May 2020

I have learned programming, software engineering, and database management.


  • Windows
  • MacOS
  • Linux
  • Active Directory
  • Exchange Server
  • Group Policy Management

Taneya Strieby | (904) 164-7659 | Kansas City, MO


Over the past three years, I have gained extensive experience as a Desktop Support Engineer. I have provided support for various desktop applications and resolved complex technical issues. My ability to provide efficient and effective customer service has been highly praised by my employers. In addition, I am also proficient in troubleshooting hardware and software problems. As a result of my skills and experience, I am confident that I can provide an excellent level of support to any organisation


Desktop Support Engineer at HP, MOJun 2022 - Present

  • Provided desktop support for 500+ users across 10 locations.
  • Implemented a new help desk ticketing system that reduced resolution time by 20%.
  • Created and maintained documentation for all standard operating procedures.
  • Trained junior staff on best practices for troubleshooting common issues.
  • Deployed 50+ new workstations per month with zero user downtime.
  • Resolved over 1,500 tickets per month with first contact resolutions in 80% of cases.

Desktop Support Technician at Microsoft, MOAug 2019 - May 2022

  • Resolved an average of 20 help desk tickets per day.
  • Set up and configured 100+ new PCs for company employees.
  • Installed software and troubleshot hardware issues for PC users.
  • Provided Tier 1 support for MS Office, Windows 7/8/10, Active Directory, printers, and networking issues.
  • Assisted in training new hires on company's desktop applications and systems.


Associate's degree in computer science at Missouri State UniversitySep 2014 - May 2019

I've learned how to code in multiple programming languages, how to use multiple operating systems, and how to troubleshoot common computer issues.


  • Desktop Support
  • Technical Support
  • Help Desk
  • Customer Service
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Windows Operating System Administration