Randstad Support Engineer in Austin, Texas

Support Engineer

job details:

  • location:Austin, TX

  • salary:$25 - $30 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, November 30, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:658829

job description

Support Engineer

job summary:

This position involves a blend of Software development, QA testing, onsite implementation/installation as well as being part of the first line of on-call support to troubleshoot and resolve customer reported technical and operational issues. The most important attributes we are looking for, in order of importance:

location: Austin, Texas

job type: Contract

salary: $25 - 30 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide customer support to help assist with operational and system issues - Participate in after-hours on-call support rotation - Up to 20% travel to support customer implementations - Take responsibility for multiple tasks in multiple projects simultaneously - Review existing code and make required modifications - Submit all designs and code modifications for peer review - Write, maintain and execute test plans

qualifications:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field, and 2+ years of relevant work experience - Strong problem-solving skills - Strong written and verbal communications and interpersonal skills - Familiarity with relational databases (MySQL preferred) - Familiarity with distributed systems - Prefer experience with Python and C development - Strongly prefer Linux command-line experience - Prior technical support experience is a plus - Prior QA experience is a plus - Experience developing or testing with .NET is a plus

skills: KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field, and 2+ years of relevant work experience - Strong problem-solving skills - Strong written and verbal communications and interpersonal skills - Familiarity with relational databases (MySQL preferred) - Familiarity with distributed systems - Prefer experience with Python and C development - Strongly prefer Linux command-line experience - Prior technical support experience is a plus - Prior QA experience is a plus - Experience developing or testing with .NET is a plus

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