IT Help Desk Technician

Accel Robotics San Diego, CA, USA

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“Growth Stage Company implementing cutting edge solutions in the retail industry to innovate for an impressive consumer experience.”

Accel Robotics is hiring a customer service oriented IT Help Desk Technician individual to work with our team in San Diego!

At Accel Robotics our employees apply their talents to improving our technology-based retail automation products and see the impact of their work at our local stores. We are still small enough to move quickly, yet large enough to have ample resources at our team’s disposal. At AR, you will be part of a brilliant and dedicated team members with a vested interest in our company’s success.

AR’s technology powers Valet Market, a frictionless, checkout-free store that offers shoppers a quick and convenient in-store shopping experience plus ultra fast delivery! Our solution is built on a stack that integrates customized hardware with proprietary machine learning algorithms to create a distinctive product tracking, data collection, and performance optimization solution for retail. This solution is ready to scale with the Valet Market network as AR pioneers the development of Intelligent Quick Commerce right here in San Diego!

We are looking for an IT Technician to work onsite in our San Diego Headquarters, as well as our 2 Valet Market locations. We are expanding our IT department to ensure the productivity and availability of AR company resources to our employees and clients while continuing to enhance our Information Security (IS) practices. This role requires a customer service mindset, taking on IT Support for the organization, both in person and remotely supporting small teams in other locations.


  • Install and configure laptops, on-premise servers, printers and scanners and other hardware
  • Provide help desk support through Jira and one-on-one requests for employee laptops, servers, hardware, network connectivity, etc
  • Provide new hire internal systems orientation
  • Administrator for software/systems; Set up new employee accounts, maintain existing employee accounts (Google, Slack, Github, AWS, etc.)
  • Maintain asset management for new hires, coordinate purchase of new equipment, anticipate equipment failure and have a readily available IT stock
  • Improve internal processes for new hire set up, promotion and terminations to comply with AR company policies
  • Implementation of security strategies with the Information Security Specialist, assist in employee training to support AR security initiatives, including SOC 2 audit preparation and maintaining compliance within the organization
  • Establish best practices and manage the fleet of employee mobile devices, including company tablets and cell phones used for running our operations in our retail locations
  • This position will be split between our San Diego locations - one in Kearny Mesa and the others in downtown San Diego; candidates must have their own transportation.

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in Information Technology or similar field, or equivalent combination of experience and education preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of Help Desk experience
  • Experience working with Linux, Mac, and Windows operating systems
  • Ability to access printers, lift monitors and set up other IT related equipment
  • Experience working with Jira and/or another ticketing system
  • Experience with networking and administration
  • Customer service mindset
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Experience with bash or other scripting languages (preferred)

We have built a team of positive, highly motivated team members and would love to have you consider joining the Accel Robotics team! This role is a San Diego based position. The job will allow for working from home 1 day a week in the office with the team.

AR offers a generous benefits package:

  • Company lunches, snacks, and team happy hours
  • Competitive compensation
  • Company equity, through stock options
  • Continuing education support
  • Generous PTO
  • Generous benefits package, including free medical, dental and vision for our employees and their dependents
  • Collaborative culture and flexible work environment

Accel Robotics is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Accel Robotics

About Accel Robotics:

Accel Robotics is a leader in the frictionless retail technology market. We use cutting edge technology to enable labor-light retail models across existing and emerging store formats. AR’s solutions combine store technology, design and deployment, and consumer apps.

Company website:

Company address: 9160 Kearny Villa Court San Diego, CA 92123

Posted date: 17 days ago

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