ITSM Platform Administrator

Irvine, CA /
IT and Technology – IT Infrastructure and Enterprise Applications /
Full Time
This is what you’ll do:
The Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) Platform Administrator will be a key member on the ITSM Support team and is responsible for maintaining the chosen solution platform on a daily basis. The role will support the platform across the enterprise and will be the key point of contact for all the stakeholders for the platform. The administrator maintains the stability and usability of the platform by performing application maintenance, managing support for incidents related to integrations as well as performance, and contributing to software releases by delivering configuration tasks and features.
         Incident triage and resolution, troubleshoot issues, outages and collaborate with the ITSM Process and Platform Lead on resolving complex issues. 
         Manage day-to-day operations of the ITSM platform
         Representing the ITSM team on assigned projects, communicating and training end users of upcoming changes on the platform, and serve as the primary advocate for the platform. 
         Collaborate with internal teams across the company to ensure that the platform configuration and processes support the business needs, and building customer requirements and design documentation for enhancements on the platform
         Configuration/Customization of the platform - Form updates, workflow / automation efforts, reporting and dashboard management
         Build service requests from customer requirements including requests, request items and tasks using workflows
         Configure the platform in accordance with customer requirements and ITIL best practices within the following modules: Incident, Problem, Change, Configuration Management, Service Catalog etc.
         Lead process improvement efforts to support multiple operating models and development frameworks. (including Waterfall, Agile, DevOPS)
         Create, update, publish reports and dashboards within the platform to visualize KPI metrics
         Create and maintain internal technical documentation, manuals, policies, and processes
         Assist with researching and recommending innovative and possible automated approaches for system administration tasks
this is what you’ll need:
Educational Background:
·       Bachelor's degree required.
·       5+ years of related work experience
·       2+ years of experience as a ITSM Platform Administrator in a mid-size organization
·       2-4 years of experience in configuring or implementing following or equivalent modules: Incident, Problem, Change, Knowledge, Service Catalog, Service Portal, CMDB, Service Mapping, Service Catalog, Mobile App
·       Experience working with cross-functional teams to meet project schedules and milestones
·       Relational database expertise in relation to an enterprise software system
·       Basic knowledge of common development language's; XML, HTML, Java Script
·       Ability to adapt quickly to learn new tool's, new technologies, and current industry standards 
·       Problem solving and critical thinking mindset
·       Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present technical details to a non-technical audience
·       ITIL Foundation certification or above
·       Advanced hands-on experience of ServiceNow or similar platform, Administrator certification reqd.
·       Experience in large process improvement projects
Ability to Travel:
·       10% to 25% travel at Rivian locations (as needed)
This is where you’ll work:
Department: IT Infrastructure and Enterprise Applications
Location: Irvine, CA
Rivian description:
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 
We operate development centers in Plymouth, Michigan; Southern California (Irvine, Carson & LA); Silicon Valley (San Jose and Palo Alto); Vancouver, British Columbia; and Surrey, England; as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois. 
Rivian is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Rivian is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Rivian are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Rivian will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Rivian encourages applicants of all ages.