Technical Support Engineer - Back End Technologies

Orlando, California

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Hybrid

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Contract to hire

|Job ID 67390|Posted Jul 9, 2024
JOB DESCRIPTION
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We are looking for an experienced engineer with a passion for excellence. The Technical Support Engineer will be responsible for managing and resolving challenging issues for ServiceNow partners and customers. This includes developing subject matter expertise within the customer support department and mentoring junior team members in the various technologies. The successful candidate will be able to quickly gain an understanding of the ServiceNow platform. This is a customer-facing role in a very collaborative environment and therefore it requires strong interpersonal skills.
 
The position requires working a shift from 8am-5pm EST and may be asked at times to work outside normal business hours (evening/weekend shifts, holidays) and be flexible to schedule changes. Those we hire will be trained and mentored in these technologies as appropriate by our senior staff and will work to support a growing base of customers globally. Successful candidates will enjoy generous earning potential and the chance to expand their role in the company as we grow.
 
This position also requires passing a ServiceNow background screening called USFedPASS (US Federal Personnel Authorization Screening Standards). This includes a credit check, criminal/misdemeanor check and taking a drug test. Any employment is contingent upon passing the screening. Due to Federal requirements, only US citizens, US naturalized citizens or US Permanent Residents, holding a green card, will be considered.

To be successful in this role, we need someone who has:
  • Highly experienced in their ability to troubleshoot difficult technical issues with ease
  • Strong object-oriented programming skills in Java/JavaScript
  • Experience working with dynamic HTML components: AJAX, JavaScript, AngularJS, CSS, XML, HTML, XHTML
  • Working knowledge of the components in a web applications stack
  • Experience with relational databases such as MySQL
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate solutions to complex technical problems
  • Strong personal commitment to quality and customer service
  • Ability to work with high-value customer administrators and developers
  • Understanding of basic networking and system administration.
  • We value a work-life balance while also collaborating through consistent presence in the office
Nice to Haves:
  • Working knowledge of ServiceNow Platform
  • Fundamental understanding of Linux and/or UNIX knowledge
  • A fundamental understanding of IT service management and the ITIL business process
  • Web Services (consuming or providing) (SOAP, REST)
  • Data Extraction Technologies (e.g. JDBC, ODBC)
  • Any bi-directional, automated integration between two systems
  • Understanding of remote administration via SSH, SNMP, WMI, PowerShell.
  • Strong Familiarity with Eclipse IDE
  • A fundamental understanding of ITSM, ITIL, and/or CMDB
  • Strong Experience with relational databases (e.g. MySQL, Oracle)


Horizontal facilitates valuable and productive conversations between you and potential employers. We can assist you in growing your career by partnering you with employers that offer challenging assignments.  For those that join the team, we offer competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, vision, and retirement. Check out all we have to offer and how you can become part of the Horizontal Talent Team. The pay range for this role is $30 - $33 per hour. This is not a guarantee of compensation, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location.

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact us.

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.