IT Support Technician


Ellen Codling

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Tyne and Wear



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Role: IT Support Technician

Salary: £21,500 + 5-10% bonus scheme + benefits package

Location: Tyne & Wear, Sunderland

Do you have a passion for Information Technology with an excellent phone manner?

This is a great opportunity if you are relatively new to the IT scene, you will be able to pick up new skills and technologies to succeed within the world of IT.

Working for a lead Healthcare Software vendor, you will assist remotely monitoring and supporting the company’s software products.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Passion for IT
  • Good understanding of PC and common server hardware set-up and configuration
  • Hands on approach and willingness to learn


  • Remotely monitor the company’s software installed on internal data centres and external data centres
  • Raise incidents for failures and errors found during monitoring and other support duties and resolve these incidents
  • Liaise with customers daily on the progress of incidents, being able to explain technical issues in a customer friendly manner
  • Raise incidents with third parties including clinical system providers, own and progress these incidents to resolution, escalating where necessary
  • Plan and organize installation, upgrade, reinstallation, and project completion activities with the customer
  • Plan incident resolution activities with the customer
  • Provide support by application of known fixes and other tasks
  • Take ownership of incidents and be pro-active when resolving them
  • Support users in the use of the company’s software by providing necessary training and advice
  • Raise problems identified in incidents with technical and development teams

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