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Business Technical Specialist

Department name: Operations
Business unit: TOPS
Position ID: J0121-0567

A little about us

At Shaw, we’re proud to be leaders in a movement that brings Canadians the connectivity they need to fuel their lives. We’re making bold moves to connect Canadians and we’re always on the lookout for go-getters that are committed to disrupting the status quo.

Does that sound like you? We’d love to meet you.

The role

As a Business Technical Specialist, you will provide technical support to Shaw’s clients across our COAX/Fiber technologies including our Voice, WiFi, TV, and Satellite products. The ideal candidate will have experience in IT and be driven to learn and play with the newest internet-based technologies. This role requires a solid understanding of internet theory, the ability to decipher complex situations, ultimately leading to a successful resolution.

A typical day

This role is primarily responsible for supporting Shaw’s clients across multiple platforms both verbal and written regarding the clients’ services. No two calls are the same, every client will present you with a new, unique challenge to dig deep on and resolve. Learning will be an integral part of your day to day. As well, you will be responsible for:
• Owning the customer experience through both inbound, outbound, and proactive contact
• Leveraging your expertise using Shaw diagnostic tools to determine outages, saturation events, and other customer/network impacting incidents
• Matching the features, advantages, and benefits of Shaw products and services to our customers and making appropriate recommendations around their product set
• Engaging in conversation with Service Assurance leadership regarding pain points for customers and staff
• Various other day-to-day duties as needed

Your skills/experience

• Previous contact center experience is an asset
• Strong understanding of the basics behind internet transportation and security technologies, specifically wired and wireless specifications
• 1+ year(s) experience in information technology with a focus on networking
• Exceptional customer service and verbal and written communication skills
• Professional business manner
• Knowledge of all of Shaw’s products and services
• Ability to work independently and the desire to go above and beyond while contributing to a team’s overall success
• Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills and adaptable to changing priorities and challenging situations
• Ability to adapt and work in a fast paced, collaborative, multitasking environment while focusing on solving the clients concern right the first time
• High Achieving attitude and customer focused approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations through collaboration

Meet the team

• Jasdip (Jazzy) Sanghera, Service Assurance - Business
• David Green, Manager, Service Assurance - Business
• Ken Neudorf, Director, Service Assurance - Business

Other details

This position requires the successful completion of a criminal and credit background check.

Posting closing date: January 22, 2021

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We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls or agencies, please.