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HEAD TECHNICAL ENGINEER - SUPPORT DESK - 367056
HEAD TECHNICAL ENGINEER - SUPPORT DESK
Information Technology / Web Development / Telecommunications
Wage / Salary:
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A vacancy exists for a client based in Rivonia. They are a global software organization, and they are currently recruiting a Head Technical Engineer to head up their Support Desk function in the business. The role will involve extensive application problem solving while assisting clients with their system queries. The software solution systems are SQL based, thus the role includes extensive SQL tuning and troubleshooting and understanding of overall IT Infrastructure Architecture.
The successful candidate would be required to be a true problem solver – they need to be able to use their own skills, expertise and initiative to figure out where to start solving a clients’ system query. The position requires someone who can thrive under pressure, an exceptional sense of urgency is required as clients would want any queries resolved as soon as possible. Note: almost all resolutions and support will be done remotely.
The purpose is to find the best and fastest possible solution to a problem in order, by applying your technical expertise and problem-solving abilities, while maintaining and strengthening successful customer relationships.
Duties & Responsibilities
Apply extensive IT Infrastructure knowledge and expertise to client queries, namely:
Cloud computing systems
Networking, Printers, Scanners and other Devices
IT Services and Solutions Delivery
Perform system fault finding and suggest corrective actions
Maintain existing client environments applying extensive SQL skills, inclusive of components such as SQL Queries, SQL scripting, SQL Database Admin, SQL reports, SSRS, SSIS, SSAS
Liaise with the company’s clients’ technical teams on in-depth technical level
Management of the technical desk staff team
Maintain technical relationships with Clients and Suppliers successfully
Desired Experience & Qualification
IT Tertiary Qualification – not negotiable
Extensive SQL Experience – not negotiable
5 – 10 years’ experience in a similar role, inclusive of software/solution implementation (SQL/ERP)
Must be able to hold Technical discussions with clients, service providers, and internal teams
Excellent fault-finding skills on systems, and experience with swift resolutions through urgency
Previous management/supervisory experience
Package & Remuneration