System Services Representatives are the primary technical interface to clients for the coordination of hardware and software support and delivery of operational services. Sound pretty important? Absolutely! You will advise clients of preventive maintenance, configuration, operation and environmental factors which may drastically impact product performance or impair the client's IT operation.
Your Role and Responsibilities
The System Service Representative is responsible for all activities related to providing technical service to IBM and other equipment manufactures POS, ABM/Cash Management, PC & Laptops, including small to medium servers. This will include maintaining complete and accurate customer records, interacting with customers. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to create a connection with customers are vital in this position.
Possesses the knowledge and training necessary to perform as an electronics technician prior to becoming a System Services Representative. The position requires a comprehensive knowledge of electronics, good mechanical aptitude, and the ability to properly use tools and test equipment. Both written and spoken communication skills are a position requirement, as is the ability to follow written or spoken directions and to provide information to others in a clear and concise manner.
Has a basic understanding of and is able to articulate IBM's technical support delivery methodology, particularly as it relates to base and enhanced support.Assumes additional responsibilities as assigned.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- The position requires a comprehensive knowledge of electronics, good mechanical aptitude, and the ability to properly use tools and test equipment.
- Team skills as well as customer relationship skills are necessary.
- Administrative skills.
- Communication skills.
The primary team is a group of 7 SSR's that support all of New Brunswick.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
- Hardware skills to support printers, laptops, PC's, networking are the primary skills needed.
- Understanding software and applications also a must for performing repairs and problem determination.
About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!
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