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Brown-Forman IT Support Specialist Germany (f/m/d) in Hamburg, Germany

Who is Brown-Forman?

For more than 150 years, the Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the lives of generations with high-quality alcoholic brands.

On the German market, Hamburg-based Brown-Forman Deutschland GmbH distributes and markets a selection of premium and super premium spirits from the international portfolio. These include the American Whiskeys Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Woodford Reserve and Old Forester, the Scotch whiskys Benriach and The GlenDronach as well as Slane Irish whiskey. Fords Gin, Finlandia Vodka, the tequilas El Jimador and Herradura and the Chambord liqueur round off the range.

Around 4,700 employees worldwide look after the brands from Brown-Forman, which are sold in approximately 170 countries. The company, which has been family-controlled since 1870, is traded on the New York Stock Exchange. In Germany, the company has around 160 employees and is again certified as a Great Place to Work© in 2020/2021. Brown-Forman advocates for the responsible enjoyment of alcohol through global and local initiatives.

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Meaningful Work From Day One

IT support professional who responds to incidents escalated by the service desk, or by direct contact by customers, that are related to customer equipment, computer equipment, network and telecommunications equipment. Functions as a single point of contact to coordinate IT resources to assist employees accomplish their assignments and obtain needed technology support.

What You Can Expect:

  • Asset Management of local IT assets.

  • Management, payment and reconciliation of IT invoices.

  • Deployment, support and troubleshooting of mobility technology and PC based Applications & equipment. This includes, but is not limited to: Microsoft Windows, SalesForce, Google Apps, desktop PCs, laptops, PC peripherals and printers.

  • Deployment, support and troubleshooting of networking equipment at the direction of the Louisville based Technology Engineering and Operations Management teams.

  • Deployment, support and troubleshooting of Wireless Devices. This includes, but is not limited to: Smartphone devices, Cell phones and Tablets

  • Deployment, support and troubleshooting of Video Conferencing Systems and Audio-Visual Support for meetings and internal events. (Webex, Google Meet, Apple TV, Livestream productions)

  • Works with local business users and assists with enterprise application usage and training, such as but not limited to Google, Salesforce, Workday, SAP triage, etc.

  • Uses the CA Service Desk to record all incidents and work activities.

  • Respond to Service Desk tickets meeting or exceeding existing SLAs.

  • Work closely with the Service Desk to ensure resolution of end user computing problems or requests in a timely fashion.

  • Works with other support personnel in Louisville and across the globe to ensure standards are consistently applied and in order to back up one another.

  • Support other European and Asia regions

We are looking for people who have:

  • University degree or equivalent work experience ideally with focus on IT Technology

  • several years of computer support experience supporting the following technologies: Windows 7, Windows 10, Virtualization Technologies, Storage Management / Backup Technology, Network Management, Cisco Telephony

  • Great English language skills (written & spoken), and fluent in German

  • Proven experience in Microsoft/Apple technology

  • First experience in working with VPN clients

  • Good knowledge of Google applications (Docs, Mail, Drive, etc.) and video technology (Webex, Google Meet, Apple TV, Livestream Broadcasting)

  • Experience with Apple and Android Technology

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with technical and non-technical audience and clients

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills and the ability to work independently

What We Offer You:

Total Rewards at Brown-Forman is designed to engage our people to ensure our sustainable and profitable growth for generations to come. As a premium spirits company, we offer premium and equitable pay & bonus for individual and company performance. We offer a range of premium benefits that reflect our company values and meet the needs of our diverse workforce.

At Brown-Forman Germany, some highlights of the competitive benefits we are flexible working options for a better work-life balance, family service, product allowance, gym cooperation, company pension as well as the opportunity to get involved in one of our employee resource groups on topics that go beyond your actual job and broaden your horizons.



Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Information Technology

City: Hamburg


Country: DEU

Req ID: JR-00003625