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Client Support Tech I

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Boulder, Colorado

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Research Faculty



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Job Summary

Support the Finance Department with Tier-1 application support and data processing. Addresses, analyzes, and resolves issues and stakeholder requests in an effective and timely manner. Implements projects for administrative applications and SaaS platforms. Works with little supervision to complete tasks. Ability to accomplish independent project tasks as well as backlog of issues and requests.

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

LASP is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado Boulder. CU receives more NASA funding than any public university in the country, due in large part to LASP programs. Professional engineers work closely with scientists and assembly technicians in designing and building space flight hardware while helping mentor students as entry-level engineers working on these programs. LASP is particularly proud of a work environment that supports employee creativity and productivity and offers opportunities for diverse experiences and a broad range of responsibilities.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

  • Provide direct support services to Finance end-users with technical problems related to applications and SaaS platforms.
  • Processes stakeholder requests to ensure timely resolution or appropriate escalation that optimizes customer satisfaction and minimizes disruptions.
  • Configuration and support of applications.
  • Contribute to the development of operational procedures and documentation.
  • Collaborate with other Information Services team on processes, solutions, and feature releases.
  • Assist in the direction and training of student employees.
  • Execute projects that enhance features and capabilities on applications and SaaS platforms.

What You Should Know

  • Due to US Export Control restrictions, only US Citizens and Permanent Residents may apply.
  • All University of Colorado Boulder employees are required to comply with the campus COVID-19 vaccine requirement. New employees must provide proof of vaccination or receive a medical or religious exemption within 30 days of employment.

What We Can Offer

  • The salary range for this position is $45,991.20 - $64,431.84. 
  • We offer a generous retirement plan that includes 200% matching for the first 5% contributed with immediate vesting. 
  • Relocation assistance is available per institute guidelines.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Management, Computer Science or related field.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to handle multiple and concurrent tasks with frequent interruptions while maintaining professionalism, accuracy, and efficiency in each task.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • General knowledge of Finance, Human Resources, and Business Processes.
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel VBA, Power Query, and Power Pivot; Power BI; SharePoint Online; and the Microsoft Power platform.
  • Experience constructing simple queries in SQL.
  • Entry-level knowledge of at least of the following languages: Python, JavaScript, or PHP.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:

  1. Resume or CV
  2. Cover letter addressed to the Search Committee briefly describing your qualifications, professional goals, and specific interest in this position.

If you are selected as the finalist, your degree will be verified by the CU Boulder Campus Human Resources department using an approved online vendor. If your degree was obtained outside of the United States, please submit a translated version as an optional attachment.

Please apply by your 8/10/22 for consideration.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

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