Cambia Health Solutions Desktop Specialist Internship in Portland, Oregon


Desktop Specialist Internship

Portland, OR

This 8-week full-time internship is scheduled to start in July 2017

Responsibilities & Requirements:

The Desktop Specialist Intern will support the Infrastructure Field Services team. This team is responsible for the timely deployment and maximum availability of the Cambia desktop infrastructure (data, voice, video) by analyzing the individual desktop environments and making configuration decisions regarding operating system, system applications, environmental variables and desktop hardware.

As a Desktop Specialist Intern, you will:

  • Provide customer support through direct interaction with end users by telephone, chat, remote connectivity

  • Analyze and document customer request requirements and problem symptoms to make recommendations and collaborate with IT professionals

  • Participate in the daily and long term support requirements for the internal desktop environment. Take action as directed to ensure maximum system availability.

  • Skilled with analyzing and documenting Customer request requirements and problem symptoms to make recommendations and implement moves, adds, changes, and maintenance of desktop equipment, and internal data and telecommunication wiring infrastructure.

  • Respond to and escalate issues and requests to ensure needs of business are met.

  • Administer file systems and tracking of asset inventory, databases, diagrams and other documents.

  • Collaborate effectively with internal and cross department peers to provide results to management in a timely matter through case updates, weekly project reporting, Q/A reporting.

  • Meet established deadlines while maintaining a high level of quality. Negotiate changes to delivery dates as necessary.

  • Create and close Help Desk incidents in a timely manner including updating worklog with pertinent information and commitments to customers.

Combine your academic experience with the following skills and abilities:

  • Currently enrolled in or planning to pursue an undergraduate degree in Business Information Systems, Communications, Computer Science or a related field

  • Candidates must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Highly Proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

  • Desire to learn more about Information Technology career paths

  • Possess experience in setting up and working on computer hardware; providing network and PC support; and/or working with end-user customers to resolve and work through issues a plus

  • Familiar with current desktop technology including personal computers, laptops, peripherals (i.e. mouse, keyboard, speakers), smart phones (iOS, Android, Windows), printers and print services, industry standards and trends

  • Prior customer service experience a plus

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States

About Us:

At Cambia, we advocate for transforming the health care system. You aren’t satisfied with the status quo and neither are we. We're looking for individuals who are as passionate as we are about transforming the way people experience health care. We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug and tobacco-free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law. A drug screen and background check is required.

Cambia’s portfolio of companies spans health care information technology and software development; retail health care; health insurance plans that carry the Blue Cross and Blue Shield brands; pharmacy benefit management; life, disability, dental, vision and other lines of protection; alternative solutions to health care access; and free-standing health and wellness solutions.

We have a century of experience in developing and providing health solutions to serve our members. We had our beginnings in the logging communities of the Pacific Northwest as innovators in helping workers afford health care. That pioneering spirit has kept us at the forefront as we build new avenues to improve access to and quality of health care for the future.


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Requisition ID 2017-23501

Job Locations US-OR-Portland

Category (Portal Searching) Internships