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Senior Technical Support Engineer
Brand: SumTotal
Req#: 516418
Updated: 05/26/2020
Job Type: Regular
Location: Hyderabad India
Category: Support
Position Status: N/A
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Job Description

Senior Technical Support Engineer

Are you passionate about learning and intellectually curious?  Do you thrive in a fast paced, innovative work environment where team members hold themselves and others accountable?  Are you energized by trying new things, have an agile mindset and enjoy making an impact?   Is working for a purpose driven organization important to you?  If the answers to these questions are a resounding YES, then read on!

Skillsoft is the global leader in corporate learning. We help businesses solve their biggest challenge – attracting, motivating and retaining world class talent.  Our team is recognized for cutting edge digital learning and human capital management solutions. Trusted by the world's leading organizations, including 65% of the Fortune 500, we train more professionals than any other company in the world. Our 100,000+ courses, videos and books are accessed over 130 million times every month, in 160 countries and 29 languages. At Skillsoft, we believe that knowledge is the fuel for innovation and innovation is the fuel for business growth.

Skillsoft’s SumTotal Strategic Business Unit has nearly 30 years of learning and HR software experience. High-performing organizations recognize that learning and development are core to their business success and overall talent management and workforce initiatives. That’s why more than 3,500 organizations, including many of Fortune’s “Best Places to Work,” rely on SumTotal’s solutions to enable their employees.

We are all about “Making Work Matter.”  With over 2000 employees around the world, we are always looking for amazing talent! 

Will you be next to join our team?

Opportunity Highlights:

  • Developing a deep knowledge of SumTotal’s range of enterprise products                                                                                                                                                                                                       
  • Solve basic common user problems in real time, including software functionality problems and questions; data communication/networking troubleshooting; installation problems and questions; and OS and browser related issues                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
  • Communicating with corporate customers via telephone, email, or other media as applicable regarding technically complex problems identified in SumTotal’s software products, and maintaining effective customer relations                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
  • Escalate top priority, production-critical issues to the appropriate technical staff                                                                                                                                                                               
  • Maintain ownership of issues until resolution, drive other teams as needed, set customer expectations accordingly.                                                                                                                                  
  • Resolve incidents in a timely manner as per SLA’s.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
  • Provide guidance, assistance, and mentoring support to junior team members                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  • 6-8 years of experience                                                                                                                                   




Skills & Qualifications:

  • Technical and practical expertise in Windows 2000 Server, IIS, ASP, .Net, SQL Server or Oracle
  • Strong customer service focus                                                                           
  • Good problem-solving skills                                                                              
  • Excellent communication skills                                                                         
  • Graduation in Engineering / Sciences or a Post graduate degree in Computer Sciences                      
  • Background in application support & SAAS environment is advantageous                               
  • Must be willing to work in shifts                                                                       


  • Proactive with a strong sense of urgency and competitive drive.
  • Independent, entrepreneurial mindset with ability to make independent decisions.
  • Influential, and enthusiastic communicator.
  • Adaptable, embraces change.
  • Collaborative team player, working across various teams within the organization.
  • Customer service minded.
  • Strong attention to detail, organized and goal oriented.

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about us. 
If this opportunity intrigues you, we'd love for you to apply!

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