Randstad Help Desk/Technical Support in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Help Desk/Technical Support

job details:

  • location:Pittsburgh, PA

  • salary:$17 - $20 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 11, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:650385

job description

Help Desk/Technical Support

job summary:

The Product Support Representative has the primary responsibility within the call center for providing internal and external customer support. Beyond the primary call center job functions, this position will also provide customer support during new Encore installations. These data migration/installation activities include the following:

  • Coordination of pre-install activities (scheduling installs, reviewing Pre-installation checklists, completing Pre-installation readiness checks with customers, etc.)

  • Remote configuration of software according to customer specifications.

  • Post install support within the product support call center.

location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

job type: Contract

salary: $17 - 20 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Additionally, the role will assist customers with maximizing the utility of Encore software by appropriately configuring the software and training end-users to meet individual customer needs. This position will also work closely with the software engineering team to resolve escalated customer issues and to determine requirements for future releases, as well as assist with testing future releases prior to launch.

  • Research, record, and provide appropriate feedback and solutions to customers with regard to product complaints and events associated with the software application.

  • Inform Product Managers on customer issues related to software utilization and software design.

  • Must maintain technical expertise with both Respironics sleep therapy products and their usage as well as general networking and PC skills.


  • Minimum of an Associate's degree in Computer Science or I.T. Bachelor's degree preferred.

  • Relevant I.T. certifications such as Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) or Network+ a plus.

  • A minimum of 3+ years of appropriate IT related customer service. Experience in the medical device industry highly desired.

  • Professional phone skills and Customer Service Skills highly desired.

  • Experience with use of software including Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and SAP required.

skills: - Must possess a good understanding of computer functionality and experience with software/hardware troubleshooting. A demonstrated understanding of computer networks and database structure is also required to perform the role.

  • Knowledge of Windows XP, Vista, 7, and 8 Operating systems required.

  • Knowledge of Android and iOS mobile operating systems highly desired.

  • Knowledge of SQL Server preferred.

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