IT Field Service Engineer

Date: Sep 15, 2023

Location: Singapore, SG, 237994

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 60680


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.

Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

The global Information Technology (IT) Function is leading efforts to align IT and Business Strategy, leverage IT investments, and optimize end to end business processes and associated information integration technologies.  Through these efforts, IT helps to improve the competitive position of Corning's businesses through IT enabled processes.  IT also delivers Information Technology applications, infrastructure, and project services in a cost efficient manner to Corning worldwide.

IT Field Service Engineer


Scope/Purpose of Position:

The IT Field Services Engineer will provide technical assistance and support for incoming service requests/incidents related to computer systems, software, hardware, and infrastructure both in-person and remotely. As the only IT resource in local, this role should understand business and help on user communication as well. This position requires to work under minimum supervision.



  • Install and maintain computer hardware, software, mobile devices/tablets, printers, IP phones and network infrastructures
  • Maintain software updates, install patches, vulnerability remediations of the systems
  • Image and re-image computers using PXE/USB method
  • Resolve technical issues with hardware or software applications or network systems
  • Escalate issues to global IT team as required
  • Ensure that work is carried out within agreed service levels and in accordance with department guidelines
  • Document hardware and software solutions
  • Communicate the status of open requests to stakeholders
  • Partner with other IT groups to define and refine business and functional requirements
  • IT business administration such as IT vendor management
  • Represent technical bridge between technology groups and business engagement
  • Encourage business partners/users to accept standardized technology
  • Help coordination of Global IT initiatives impacting the users
  • Engagement with business users to capture business requirement
  • Provide meeting & event support and maintain Audio/Video Conference devices
  • Provide Smart Hands support for IT infrastructures during and after hours
  • Required to support remote users in the region
  • Provide IT Training & knowledge sharing with the users and team members
  • IT project coordination and deployment
  • Maintain all IT assets in CMDB records accurately
  • Move, add, change, and dispose IT devices & equipment as required
  • Make recommendations for and implement improvement in processes and procedures
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the management


Travel Requirements:

  • Minimal - International travel is possible due to being part of a global team




Hours of work/work schedule/flextime:

  • 40 hours/week


Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or Computer Science related fields. 


Work Experience:

  • Three plus years of experience in an IT related field, Previous work experience in a global company is a plus


Required Skills:

  • Advanced technical troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Strong remote support skills and familiarity with remote support tools
  • Knowledge of PC hardware, peripherals, and related accessories
  • Knowledge of Windows 10, Microsoft certification is a plus
  • Knowledge of Office 365, Cloud storage solutions (OneDrive, Box, SharePoint, etc.), Virtual Collaboration software (Teams, WebEx, Zoom, etc.)
  • Proficient in time management and task prioritization
  • Effective organization and planning skills, and ability to function effectively in stressful circumstances with changing priorities
  • Must be a self-starter, able to work in team environment and motivate others
  • Excellent customer service, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • English communication skills in both written and verbal


Desired Skills:

  • Good understanding of IT industry best practice
  • Troubleshooting skills on large enterprise business platform
  • Knowledge of network concepts and cyber/ IT endpoint security
  • Business administrative skills
  • Familiarity with ticket management systems or tools
  • Project management skills


Soft Skills:

  • Positive attitude
  • Self-discipline and motivation
  • Detail oriented
  • Results oriented
  • Ability and desire to learn new skills