2nd Level Retail Software Support Engineer (German)
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Come join the Retail Global Business Unit by Oracle - one of the leaders of the worldwide IT industry and the Nr. 1 Employer in Romania in 2017.
For this role you will work together with the 1st Level Software Support, to solve the issues or the incidents escalated from this Team.
You can also interact with the Development Team in order to identify, explain and detail bugs for a correct understanding and fix by Development level.
Mandatory Skills/ Job Specifications:
Excellent 2nd Level Software / Application and systems support experience in a Support environment.
Fluency in German (both written and verbal) >minimum required level B2, ideal C1
Fluency in English (both written and verbal) > minimum required level B2
Team Player Mentality
Solid Professional Attitude
Strong problem solving skill and capacity of analyzing high amounts of data
Experience of supporting/administering Microsoft SQL Server
Experience of supporting Java Application is not mandatory but is great plus for candidate
Experience of supporting Microsoft Windows Server Systems.
Ability to effectively explain technical issues to non-technical users and peers.
Ability to work in Team and share knowledge
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Previous experience in Retail System Software is not mandatory but is great plus for candidate
Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Technologies
Availability to work in normal and late shifts (night shifts not required)
Availability to work in weekend shifts (2 per month – compensated as overtime or free day)
Essential Functions / Responsibilities:
Provide 2nd Level Support to the 1st level team and to the Customer
Take on Customer call pass-through by the 1st level team for a priority issue
Take the ownership of assigned incidents
For all the ticket escalated keep all colleagues and people involved in the situation until a solution is reached
Share expertise on Troubleshooting to help colleagues and increase knowledge in team
Become an expert user of Retail Software support to assure a proper support to the customer
Identify and replicate software bugs in collaboration with internal/external Software Development teams
Produce technical/procedure documentation for use by the Software Support Team, 1st / 2nd Level Support
Identify opportunities for improvement in Oracle Micros System and procedures, making appropriate recommendations to your Shift Supervisor / Line Manager
Work as part of a team and also on own initiative.
Research and update knowledge system using available information resources
Follow Global and Standard ITIL procedures
Identify and escalate to Management the situations requiring urgent attention and may be a potential issue before customer escalation
Support on site technicians by till installation and set up
Prepare activity reports for discussions in case of On Site Meetings with the customers
Keep up to date with Software Releases, Customer Customization and through self-learning
Demonstrate a proactive approach to prioritizing assigned workload and resolving incidents
Nice to have:
Good Knowledge in Microsoft SQL Server and writing/understanding queries
Good Knowledge in JAVA troubleshooting is a benefit
Good Knowledge in Linux (SLESPOS, CentOS or other distribution) and Bash scripting
Basic/Advanced Knowledge of Network Systems (routing, client-server troubleshooting)
Advanced Knowledge of Windows Operating Systems - administration and security
Convey passion for Clients, Colleagues, Partners and Identify and opportunities for collaboration in a professional way with other teams to achieve company goals and customer satisfaction
But if you don't, we will teach you.
Good to know:
Multicultural environment - team based in Bucharest, Iasi & Berlin
Shifts avoid traffic peak hours
We take care of each engineer in our team through diverse benefits, including:
Recognition and rewards proportional to performance
Attending technical training
Access to an enormous array of learning resources like different learning platforms (Lynda, Safari Books and other)
Top-tier medical insurance
Having a real impact while doing what you love
Job Description created in collaboration with team members & hiring manager.