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Sr. Technical Support Specialist

Req id:  31628

Bangalore, KA, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The opportunity:

Our Senior Technical Support Specialist position offers you an opportunity to learn cutting-edge backup, high-availability, and disaster recovery software.  You’ll leverage critical thinking on an ongoing basis, as each customer situation is unique.The successful candidate will join an established team that provides world-class customer support through technical assistance to external customers and other departments via phone, e-mail, and support portal message board.   Our strong team-based environment ensures that if you get stuck or need some help, you’ll always feel supported.


You are great at:

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and identify/resolve service and product offerings issues.  This could be at any level: operating system, application, network, hardware level, hypervisor, cloud environment, etc.

  • Manage multiple customer cases simultaneously while maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction.

  • Ensure all case-related information and activities are accurately documented and provide timely progress updates to customers and account managers to maintain service level agreements.

  • Work with Tier 3, Operations, and Development on technical escalations, bugs, and feature requests.

  • Excellent customer service skills, adding to the customer experience.

  • A track record of sound judgment and decision-making in positions with significant responsibility.

  • Challenging yourself to master the complex subject matter

  • Communicating with and assisting people of varying technical skill levels

  • Consistently providing excellent technical support when subjected to different degrees of visibility into affected environments

  • Troubleshooting errors with diverse degrees of depth and complexity

  • Keeping a patient and collected composure while resolving customer requests and possessing excellent customer service skills.

  • Searching information sources for relevant documentation, user/admin guides, knowledge base articles, white papers, PDFs, reliable websites, etc.

  • Building and leveraging VMs, maintaining a functional virtual workspace


What It Takes:

  •  Active Directory

  • Hypervisors (Hyper-V, VMware, etc.)

  • Networking (LAN/WAN, DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP)

  • SQL or Exchange

  • System Administration of Windows servers with Linux a plus

  • 5+ years in a System or Network Administrator role or a comparable environment. Mostly relevant experience. Highly developed professional / technical skills are needed to perform the job

  • Customer-centric attitude

  • Self-driven, able to function effectively alone, and collaborate well

  • Meticulous attention to detail and ability to grasp concepts quickly

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Exhibits strong organizational skills, resourcefulness, and demonstrates initiative



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Subject to applicable laws and regulations, OpenText’s global vaccination policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter an OpenText office. Accommodations may be available for specific roles.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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