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Senior Technical Support Specialist

Req id:  31634

Cork, IE



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

Serves as the customer contact for questions on usage, functionality, and problems encountered with OPENTEXT products and services. In addition, the position will require increased roles in day-to-day customer relations, escalations, and requirements concerning the training/technical knowledge for those specialists within the same customer grouping. 


You are great at:

  • Provide production monitoring of data, error analysis, and serves as the customer contact for questions on usage, functionality and problems encountered with BN products and services.
  • This level may begin with more experience than the previous level or may be assigned to more complex products/customers
  • Provides technical support responding to case service levels, providing production support, effectively analyzing issues, providing issue resolution, and customer notification. Recreates customer issues & escalates to appropriate level.
  • Actively participates in self-improvement, process, and technology training programs.
  • Continually strives to expand comprehension of troubleshooting methodologies.
  • Work cross-functionally within the organization, in a team environment, to deliver quality, satisfaction, and resolutions to the customers.
  • Perform other/additional duties and projects that may be periodically assigned.
  • Submit and write new content to knowledge base, approve complex knowledge articles


What it takes:

  • College/University graduate of a technical degree (eg. computer science) preferred; for graduates of non-IT related courses, a strong technical aptitude is required.
  • Must demonstrate very good problem solving, analytical and organizational skills
  • Experience with Windows and/or Linux based OS is desired
  • Must be able to exhibit OPENTEXT core values and beliefs
  • Good customer orientation and can work under pressure
  • Has moderately high degree of deductive reasoning ability and initiative to solve problems and determine appropriate solutions
  • Expected to manage workload in a fast-paced environment and be proactive with customer issues with minimal supervision



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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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