Visma makes businesses more efficient, through offerings of software, outsourcing services, commerce solutions, retail IT-solutions, and IT-related projects and consulting. We simplify and digitalize core business processes within the private and public sectorcustomers in Northern Europe utilize our products and services, and an additionaluse us as a hosting partner. We are 5500 employees and our net revenue amounted to NOK 7 855 million in 2016.
Visma IT & Communications AS
Visma IT & Communications AS is a part of the Software Government & Large Accounts division in Visma. Our vision is to be the preferred and relevant strategic partner of both Visma group companies and their customers. We enable them to achieve their goals by offering best in class tailored IT solutions that are secure, innovative, simplified and efficient. Our international teams are highly competent and specialized in their fields, and base their work on our wide knowledge of the Visma Solutions portfolio.
Support Consultant (Trainee) - Service Desk
About the job
Visma IT & Communications is looking for a passionate Support Consultant in the Service Desk department for the Windows area ( with the ability to work on shifts.)
You must have a drive to develop high quality processes that will run in an unusually complex technical environment. You will be a member of the Service Desk department, where your skills and contributions to manage our SaaS solutions and supporting tools will be very visible. You must love to help team members and to receive help from them. The team is international so you will use English both written and orally. If the descriptions above fit you, and you can check several of the following bullets, Visma IT & Communications can offer you a very interesting work and very competitive terms.
If you are a student in a related field, you may work part time with a flexible scheduler. In this case, finishing the Bachelor’s degree is mandatory, and we are supporting it with our work conditions offer.
Your skills, experience and abilities:
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Superior analytical and problem solving skills
Commitment to quality with a passion for testing
Disponibility to work in shifts and on call onenvironments
Strong ability to work independently as well as with highly cross-functional teams
Interest in customer care and support
Self-driven and solution oriented
Positive and work well under pressure
Experience in testing, releasing and maintaining web based solutions on Windows technology stack is an advantage
Enjoys figuring out how to make systems fail in ways that help engineers improve their designs.
Ability to prioritize and gauge tests for maximum safety and improvement gains. Careful and detailed approach to safety-related testing and documentation.
Excellent software engineering fundamentals.
Windows Server OS experience is a plus
SQL experience, Back Up and Restore of SQL Server Databases
Understanding and usage of IT tools such as SCOM, SCCM, Octopus Deploy,PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) - an advantage
PowerShell, Perl, Python, Ruby Scripting - an advantage
Operational experience, mainly Web based application
Experience with business software (ERP, CRM) - an advantage
Experience on PaaS and IaaS on public clouds (AWS, Azurean advantage
Experience in working with hypervisors - an advantage
Customer care via our ticketing and phone system
Troubleshooting and problem solving
(Disponibility to work in shifts)
Work with different internal teams to understand product domains and address documentation/training needs
Take release packages from engineering and integrate it into our production and pre-production environments
Install, configure, test and patch operating systems and middleware, including security packages
Maintain and grow a production environment in a way that makes the system increasingly maintainable
Participate insupport for production issues and upgrades, and pre-production installations at varying levels
Monitor services that are provided to customers
Work to resolve a running queue of application support tickets and debug complex problems as they arise
What Visma offers
We offer an exciting position in an international working environment where you will be part of a dynamic and highly skilled international team. You will have good opportunities for career development through internal training and diverse work assignments in a prominent international company. We offer very competitive terms and conditions. Internal training and IT conferences; Modern office space with central position, close to city center; Attractive salary and benefits package (meal tickets, sport plan, 13th salary).