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Desktop Support Analyst

Penguin Random House is the leading publisher globally and is on a mission to ignite a universal passion for reading by creating books for everyone. The End User Computing group within the Information Technology department is seeking an Analyst, Client Services to join their team.


This role will entail providing by both on-premises and remote support to our employees by assisting with computing-related problems: Windows operating systems, mobile devices, M365, in-house developed applications, network connectivity, printing, and accessibility to shared network and cloud resources.


Support responsibilities also include performing PC upgrades/replacements, equipment moves, and hardware installations. The Analyst must provide exceptional customer service and have a strong understanding of the Windows operating system.


There are many elements to being an Analyst, but you will mainly be responsible for:

  • Assisting employees in achieving business goals by keeping their computer and related applications and tools functioning smoothly
  • Troubleshooting reported problems, both hardware and software, as and when they arise, while simultaneously looking for trends and inconsistencies
  • Updating the IT Service Desk call tracking system and maintaining information flow with both the IT Service Desk and peers
  • Providing first line support for audio/video conference rooms, including conducting room maintenance and providing meeting support
  • Onboarding new hires, including the setup of equipment and offboarding users as needed
  • Resolving technical problems with Local Area Networks (LAN) and home Wi-Fi networks


There’s a lot more to the role, but these are the elements that we think arise more than others and you’ll see that the ability to offer your colleagues the support they need is of high importance. You’ll be working with a team that is the center of keeping us going!



  • 3+ years of supportive work experience in IT, or the equivalent in education and work experience
  • Ability to and experience with how to install and troubleshoot Windows 10 OS (or better where appropriate)
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities
  • Ability to demonstrate high level knowledge of remote computing technologies and mobile computing devices, such as iPhones, iPads, and Androids
  • Ability to work under stress and meet deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Must be professional, collaborative, and enjoy working in a team environment


The salary range for this position is $55,000-$80,000. Please apply using our online application process, and please include your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements.

Penguin Random House job postings include a good faith compensation range for each open position. The salary range listed is specific to each particular open position and takes into account various factors including the specifics of the individual role, and candidate's relevant experience and qualifications.

Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program. Our range of benefits include, but are not limited to, Medical/Prescription drug insurance, Dental, Vision, Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, Pre-Tax and Roth 401(k), Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life/AD&D Insurance, Commuter Benefits, Student Loan Repayment Program, Educational Assistance & generous paid time off.

Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children's publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world. In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution. Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 300 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children's Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others. More information can be found at<>

Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: New York 

City: New York 

Postal Code: 10017 

Job ID: 256291

Date:  Jan 5, 2023

New York, NY, US, 10017

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

Job Segment: Book Publishing, Cloud, Help Desk, Information Technology, Service Desk, Publishing, Technology, Customer Service

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