Career Level: Analyst
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If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.
This role is to provide first and second line support directly to the client’s end users in a professional and friendly manner; the key aim being to provide a fix to the end user issue at initial contact and failing that take ownership of the issue and work with the relevant support channels whilst maintaining regular communications with the end user until resolved.
The successful applicant will be required to respond to complex problems by proactively investigating root cause, whilst if necessary delivering workaround for business continuity and ultimately a permanent resolution.
We are looking for experience in the following skills:
Take ownership of the issue and provide regular communication of the progress of investigations and planned solutions to customers, whilst managing their level of expectation.
Experience of providing direct end user support with excellent customer service skills
Working on the client site in a direct client facing support role.
Drive to maximise issue resolution at first point of contact in the “techzone”
The role holder would be expected to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the client’s technology standards and procedures.
Working closely with the on-shore and off-shore infrastructure/service desk teams to provide second line technical support, ensuring assigned calls are responded to, diagnosed and resolved swiftly and effectively in line with operational and service level agreements. Ensure outstanding calls are regularly updated to reflect their status.
On-site interface for key third parties support teams for incident resolution
Investigate cause and taking responsibility to provide analysis of reported recurring or persistent problems. Create standard documentation on problem resolution, fixes and updating the technical knowledge base, liaising with the service desk and other teams as required.
Identify appropriate solutions to resolve service incidents and requests.
Assist remote support teams with incident resolution for any onsite devices.
Update online familiarisation, FAQ’ and “how to” guides and training material.
Keep abreast of trends in technology and its application to understand current best practice, possible alternative solutions and to support technical evaluations.
Support maintenance, updates and enhancements to work instructions
Participate in an Out of Hours call out rota to provide remote support for users in multiple client locations
Remotely support “priority” incidents to other client locations as part of an enhanced priority support channel
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