Production Support Specialist

Ref#: 28090

Function: Technical Support

Location: Canada, ON, Waterloo

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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. #LI-POST

The opportunity:

OpenText is currently searching for a technically dynamic and resourceful individual who can provide exceptional technical support in a challenging and rewarding environment.

The incumbent will be joining a team that provides world class technical support to a variety of enterprise customers while working across business units to ensure that customer satisfaction is met in every form. The Technical Support Specialist will work support issues that are complex in nature and carry varying priority levels based on set standards.

You are great at:

-Facilitate the resolution of complex technical issues in all areas of assigned OpenText software products by analyzing logs, researching issues, debugging scripts or recreating in house.
-Identify and report defects and customer suggestions to appropriate responsible groups.
-Author as well as update articles to contribute to our Product Knowledge Base.
-Represent OpenText and communicate with corporate customers via telephone, written correspondence, or electronic service regarding finding resolutions to presented technical problems.
-Providing suggestions for alternate support options for customer issues that are not related to OpenText products.
-Collaborate on cross-team and cross-product technical issues by working with resources from other groups as needed to resolve customer issues.
-Commit to continuous learning to keep current with industry changes.
-Demonstrate customer focus and empathy.
-Meet established service delivery guidelines such as customer satisfaction, phone-based activities, resolution, schedule adherence, case documentation and case wellness.
-Other duties and projects as assigned by management.

What it takes:

-Previous experience working within a technical support or development environment.
-University/College degree within a related discipline or equivalent work experience.
-Proficient in UNIX and/or Linux
-Networking knowledge of IP, DHCP, DNS, VPN, and others.
-Experience working with relational transfer protocols such as SFTP, FTPS, HTTPS, and AS2.
-Strong desire to provide exceptional technical support efficiently with a high focus on first call resolution.
-Proven experience working in a fluid environment that is ever growing and changing.
-Strong ability to multi-task and prioritize work effectively.
-Positive attitude, patience, understanding, dedication and commitment.
-Strong attention to detail and the ability to grasp concepts quickly and have a thirst for knowledge.
-Bilingual - English/French is strongly preferred

At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of sex, national origin, disability or race. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email

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