IT Support Analyst

At Third Octet, the Service Desk Analyst represents the technical front line between us and our customers. Your focus will be on our Managed Services offering, including monitoring, continuity, and cloud service management. Using your problem-solving skills and ability to connect with people, you will help users overcome obstacles to getting work done.

  • Location: Mississauga
  • Department: Services
  • Reports To: Services Manager

What You’ll Do

  • Provide support services to internal project teams and client IT teams and/or end users directly through calls or emails.
  • Troubleshoot complex technical support incidents and problems for our customers.
  • Manage and support internal and managed infrastructure elements, including Shared Messaging, Private Cloud, Data Continuity, Monitoring, and AAS offerings.
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills throughout a customer’s journey.
  • Maintaining internal documentation and abiding by governance procedures and policies.
  • Adhering to Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and Operating Level Agreement (OLAs) in place, dependent on client.
  • Assisting with internal initiatives relating to infrastructure operations, including production and shared service infrastructures, and implementing demonstration/conceptual infrastructures for client engagements.
  • Maintain certification and taking courseware relevant to Third Octet solution offerings.
  • Document and develop in-depth knowledge of client’s existing IT environment.
  • Conduct research on emerging technologies to ensure cost effectiveness and infrastructure flexibility for internal and external operations.
  • Rotate with other team members to be on call during after hours and weekends.


  • Strong passion for technology and a desire to learn. 
  • Understanding of key Microsoft technologies, focusing on Microsoft 365, including Desktop and Server Operating Systems, Active Directory, and Messaging including basic management and administration; entry-level certification preferred, but not a must. 
  • Basic understanding of local and wide area networking technologies. 
  • Ability to work with end users, troubleshoot application and/or service-related issues, determine root causes, and effectively capture resolution steps within internal systems. 
  • Exceptional written and verbal skills. 
  • Ability to manage time effectively and efficiently, including punctual responsiveness. 
  • Ability to understand the key difference between proactive and reactive work habits. 
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes quickly while embracing ambiguity. 
  • Self-motivated, with an entrepreneurial desire and the ability to work in a fast-moving team environment – all about the hustle and grit.


  • Competitive salary
  • Personally tailored benefits (health, vision, dental, paramedical) 
  • Flexibility in how, when, and where you work, with a vacation policy that is well-above standards 
  • Focus windows to permit deep and uninterrupted work 
  • Broad exposure to technology solutions through client engagements and lab environments 
  • Funded lifelong learning through an immersive education platform, vendor training, and soft skills development 
  • Career development paths and planning 
  • Open voice to shape the direction of the company with leadership who serves your best interest 
  • Work. Life. Balance. 

Apply Now

We’re excited to see your interest in joining our team! To apply for a position, please follow these steps:

  • Prepare your resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role. Make sure your documents are in PDF or Microsoft Word format to maintain proper formatting.
  • Please email your resume and cover letter to Include the position title in the subject line to ensure it is directed to the appropriate hiring team.

Please Note: Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we can only contact candidates being considered for a position. We appreciate your understanding and interest in working with us. If you are selected for further consideration, one of our recruiters will be in touch.

Thank you for considering a career at our company. We look forward to reviewing your application!

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