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Helpdesk Associate

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Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Montgomery, AL, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 146866 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Helpdesk Associate to join our team in Montgomery, Alabama (US-AL), United States (US).


The Helpdesk  Associate is responsible for providing telephone/email/ and remote diagnostic technical support of hardware, systems, sub-systems and/or applications for customers. Answers questions about installation, operation, configuration, customization, and usage of assigned products. Applies diagnostic techniques to identify problems, investigate causes and recommend solutions to correct failures. Documents problems in the support solution database for diagnostics and solution implementation. 


*This is a remote position that can be accomplished from a home office. This position will work in the eastern time zone.



  • Responds to customer technical problems/issues related to hardware, software and networking via e-mail and phone
  • Assists customers by diagnosing problems and providing resolutions for technical and service issues
  • Uses troubleshooting techniques and tools to identify products that are defective and follow guidelines in issuing service calls/contacts
  • Advises/educates customers within procedural guidelines to ensure a complete solution to their technical or service questions
  • Identifies and provides input on unique or recurring customer problems
  • Focuses on delivering a positive customer experience according to NTT Data standards.
  • Monitors and tracks issues to ensure accurate resolution
  • May be involved in revenue generation activities with current NTT Data customers
  • Reviews and distribute pertinent cross-functional information
  • Escalates more complex customer technical issues to senior level support
  • Resolves complex issues forwarded by technicians or peers (e.g. executive technical escalations)
  • Solves problems for customers with challenging expectations (often escalated or irate)
  • Maintains/builds relationships with other groups that impact the technical aspect for phone support (e.g. tool content teams, product group)
  • Participates with managers to determine focus areas for technical improvements. (e.g. establishes targeted mentoring programs, consults on incentives related to technical performance)
  • Excels at tolerance for processes and people
  • Excels at recognizing internal and external customer's needs and expectations
  • Learns the full range of NTT Data technology, products, and services and is able to identify how these products and services align to customer need
  • Explains technical, industry, and market facts to position NTT Data as a competitive solution
  • Cooperates and collaborates with colleagues, cross-functionally, to support the sales process


Basic Qualifications

  • 1+ year in customer service role



Additional Preferred Skills

  • Call Center Experience
  • Technical Support Experience
  • The ability to work in a team environment and commit to a flexible work schedule, preferably the ability to accommodate a daytime, evening or overnight shift 
  • Fantastic communication skills and current customer service experience is necessary 
  • Exposure to troubleshooting Windows (Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7) Exchange and basic network troubleshooting 
  • Previous experience troubleshooting desktop, printer and notebook issues 




About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.

Nearest Major Market: Montgomery

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