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Lead Cloud Applications Consultant

Req id:  34652

Waterloo, ON, CA Richmond Hill, ON, CA Mississauga, ON, CA



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: 
Lead Cloud Applications Consultant (LCAC) in our Application Managed Services organization provides technical support and is responsible for application administration and customization tasks for one or several highly complex customer cloud deployments.  A Lead Cloud Applications Consultant possesses technical expertise in designing, implementing, tuning and optimizing product solutions, is a subject matter expert of customer environment and applications; adheres to OpenText Cloud Services service delivery and business processes. LCAC is a technical point of contact who actively engages with clients to understand and support their needs. 
LCAC is a technical expert, ensuring customers have confidence that OpenText understands its products; how our customers are using them and how they are optimized in the OpenText Cloud. LCAC works closely with Cloud Service Manager, local and offshore delivery resources, product support and customer technical teams to ensure customer expectations and service level objectives are met. 


What you will be doing: 
•Product expert in Opentext or related content management, customer communication management, customer experience management, business process management, information capture, information archiving technologies.
•Technology expert in underlying technologies.
•Understand your assigned customer environments in terms of infrastructure, architecture, and application configuration.
•Recommend stability, performance, and service delivery process improvements. 
•Develop solutions to monitor issues in customer environments. Conduct technical audits and in-depth environment health check reviews. 
•Act as lead for all technical aspects of Managed Services delivery for one or more customer engagements in parallel. Responsible for incident resolution, service request fulfillment, problem management, change implementation and project work. Collect, document, analyze and summarize business requirements working with business stakeholders. Validate requirements, prototyping and functionality design, and assist with creation and quality of proposals. 
•Address current and evolving customer requirements related to installing, configuring, developing, customizing, upgrading, integrating and migrating various versions of Opentext products.
•Create application support guides and perform root cause analysis. 
•Act as a point of contact for technical escalations, present technical status updates, analysis and recommendations to customer and internal management.


You are great at:
•OpenText proven professional certification highly desired 
•Core fundamentals in computer systems and application design
•Experience in RDBMS systems, application servers, troubleshooting and debug tools
•Experience working with remote and vendor product support teams.
•Experience as technical contributor in a complex software development project.
•Proficient at extracting requirements from business users, understanding and presenting technical and business impacts.
•Communicate effectively and persuasively to varied audiences: technical, non-technical, senior management, in variety of settings
•Flexibility/changing priorities as a soft skill
•Willingness to learn new tools, skills, products, and processes
•Experience in popular programming and web development languages
•Experience with internet communication, encryption, transfer technologies
•Team contributor

•Customer success attitude with strong communication and soft skills
•Solid work ethic with a willingness to work overtime
•Works independently, willing to research solutions, with appropriate supervision. 
•Adapts language, tone, style, and format to match the audience.
•Viewed as someone who is accepted and trusted by clients.
•Strong customer focus with a passion for delighting customers with exceptional customer service.
•Represent OpenText in professional manner to customers, partners and OpenText personnel, at all times.
•Read situations effectively: when to be assertive, when to hold back, when to escalate.
•Uses facts constructively to persuade and can defend Opentext position with empathy.
•Ability to work as a partner with cross functional and product support teams.
•Process and compliance oriented
•Provides complete and accurate documentation of activities and processes as required





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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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