Linux Technical Support - Remote

at Sutherland Global Services in Augusta, Maine, United States

Job Description

Can you excel in a fast-paced, agile environment where critical thinking and strong problem-solving skills are required for success? Do you have the ability to handle clients professionally and calmly while working to diagnose and resolve complex technical issues? Are you organized and detail-oriented, ready, able and excited by solving problems?

Join us.

We’re Sutherland, and we currently seek technical support professionals to join the team supporting one of our clients, a leading cybersecurity organization focused on defending sensitive digital data from theft, loss and threats. This is a work from home, remote opportunity.

In this role, you will use your strong problem determination, isolation, and root cause analysis skills to own & resolve issues for our enterprise-level customers. The daily work includes, but is not limited to, providing configuration help; updating support cases to record progress of issues; hosting shared sessions with customers to diagnose reported problems; interacting with internal teams for items that require escalation, and documenting technical solutions and product information in the knowledge base. You will also participate in on-call support 24×7 rotation as assigned.

We offer:

+ Attractive hourly rate of $21

+ Medical, dental and vision benefits, EAP and other health & wellness offerings

+ Generous PTO (be sure to ask about our new Global Flexible Vacation Policy!)


+ At least one year of experience using Linux in a technical support/help desk environment, with demonstrated knowledge of Windows or Linux Server management; and understanding of email, TCP/IP, HTTP, SSH, DNS, SMTP, FTP, LDAP, Linux, MySQL & Exchange

+ Ability to troubleshoot and resolve software applications and complex distributed system environments involving multiple configurations and protocols

+ Proven experience hosting WebEx or other remote hosting tools for customer troubleshooting sessions

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills

+ Candidates should be flexible working evening and weekend shifts

We will provide equipment, however to work from home, you must have:

+ Excellent Internet connectivity:

+ Internet access speeds of 10 Mbps upload and 50 Mbps download – the faster the better!

+ In-house network, and a hard-wired Internet connection capable of continuously supporting outstanding call quality and high-speed response rates. (wireless and/or satellite Internet Service Providers are not compatible with our systems)

+ A quiet and distraction-free, secure place to work.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This job is open only to residents of the United States, and you must be authorized to work in the US in order to be considered for employment.

About Us

As a digital transformation company, Sutherland has been helping customers globally achieve greater agility and transform automated customer experiences for over 35 years. We work with some of the world’s most known brands in dozens of industries, including Banking & Financial Services; Insurance; Communications, Media & Entertainment; Healthcare; Retail & Consumer Packaged Goods; Technology; Travel, Transportation, Hospitality & Logistics; and Mortgage Services, helping them to better support and serve their customers.

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Job Posting: JC257752851

Posted On: Apr 03, 2024

Updated On: Apr 20, 2024

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