Technical Support Specialist

Passionate about Customer-facing Technical Support on cutting-edge software solutions ?

Keen to develop your career with an expanding sector leader renowned in their field ?

Thrive on local and international projects across diverse sectors ?

If so , please read on !

Euro London Appointment's client , a leading innovator in Laboratory Information Systems for managing scientific and medical research laboratories (LIMS) , is currently looking for a talented Customer Support Engineer as part of their continuing expansion across the UK and EMEA.

This is a superb opportunity to join a fast growing market leader in their sector in 2022, interfacing with a diverse range of clients in the scientific and medical sectors.

You would be based in our client's Buckinghamshire office and become a key member of our client's Customer Support Team and their wider Professional Services Organization.

The role provides high quality technical applications support to our client's growing customer base in the UK and throughout EMEA - answering highly complex questions on function and usage of our products. It also serves to convey customer feedback to product development staff.

This is a diverse and involved role, which may also include the provision of some customer training courses and on site services. It's also a customer facing and collaborative role, therefore an outgoing personality and office presence 3-4 days a week is essential.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

*Provide help-desk support to our client's customer base for our Laboratory Information Management Products (SQLims and LabVantage LIMS)
*Provide support diagnosis and fixes via telephone and on-line remote access to the customer system as required. Problems and queries will be logged and managed using our client's Database.
*Communicate and follow-up product faults with the company's support and software development teams in the US.
*Experience of working with Windows software packages and tools. Experience of Linux/Unix is desirable, but not essential.
*Provide internal support for our client's office WAN - Window PC's, NT servers, printers and e-mail.
*Keep abreast of product fixes and new releases.
*Provide product training classes to customers at our client's Milan training facility.
*Assist the implementation teams from time to time in setting up customer environments and building demonstration systems.

Qualifications:

*A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a Scientific or Computer related discipline.
*Experience with LIMS or Scientific/Life Sciences software is preferable but not essential.
*Fluent English (both written and spoken).Good verbal and listening skills and an excellent telephone manner. Other European languages are advantageous due to the international nature of our client's business, this includes French, German, Spanish, Dutch and Italian.
*Strong customer focus with the tenacity to pursue a problem to its resolution.
*Experience of working with Windows/NT-based software packages and tools.
* Strong knowledge of working with Java/jsp, and database understanding (Oracle/SQLServer).
*Ability to assimilate and analyze information and provide solutions to a diverse range of queries.
*Proven presentation/communication skills

In return our client can offer an outstanding opportunity for long-term career development offering excellent work-life balance whilst forging a career working with one of the most renowned innovators in their field.

You will gain exposure to a variety of client sectors whilst applying strong functional and technical skills to a client-facing position offering continually new challenges in a growing industry with outstanding career progression and recognition prospects in different areas of the business as well as within Support.

Our client is also a truly global actor in their sector and combines their international presence with a welcoming and friendly working culture at a local level. You will gain continuous training and learning opportunities,both locally, remotely and internationally

If this sounds like the kind of challenge and company you'd like to develop your career further with in from this summer then please apply today for further details !


Consultant

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Oliver Astington

Team: IT & Technical

I specialise in: International & Multilingual IT and Technical Recruitment across the UK and Western Europe

Languages: English, French & Spanish (also learning Italian)

I’ve been at Euro London since: 2010

About me: I have evolved with Euro London from consultant to senior and principal consultant since December 2010. I completed my Bachelors Degree in Modern European Studies and Masters Degree in Modern Language studies at the University of Nottingham with studies in France and Spain from 2005-2010 and have subsequently used my passion for Europe, European languages and international business to develop long-standing relationships with international businesses and candidates as well as investment in helping international candidates find job opportunities that will help them grow their careers. Outside work I regularly travel throughout Europe and beyond, enjoy outdoor sports and  reading about  Modern European history and politics. 

Fun fact: I have lived in 4 European countries , UK, France, Spain, Belgium.

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