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Rocket Software Associate Technical Support Engineer in Pune, India

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!

Job Description Summary:

The Associate Technical Support Engineer assists Rocket customers with questions and problems regarding the installation, setup, configuration and functionality of IBM licensed and Rocket Software products. The Engineer will troubleshoot reported symptoms to aid in the resolution process either directly for the customer or to help guide the development team in providing permanent solutions. The Engineer will typically work as part of a team with limited direction

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

• Able to assess customer needs and set expectations

• Handle moderate to complex application guidance and level II customer support and resolution for assigned product list

• Responsible for handling a high volume of administrative cases

• Verify accuracy of business impact statement as provided by the customer

• Perform, with limited direction, problem verification by confirming customer’s environment, error messages, and symptoms of a problem

• Able to troubleshoot common problems

• Use testing tools for troubleshooting

• Research moderate cases using knowledge bases, documentation etc.

• Gather information to develop reproducible cases

• Prepare, recommend and implement solutions

• Mastery of creating case tracking details for use by team members for similar/future problem resolution

• Accountable for team and individual results

• Participate in internal projects and other work as directed

• Self-directed learning to expand expertise of Rocket Software products

• Contributes to training content, as necessary

• Act as the go-to Technical Support Engineer for Technical Support Technicians

• Assist other Support Engineers at different levels

• Write collateral at an appropriate level

• Contributes to training

Experience & Qualifications:

• 2+ years of technical engineering support

• Bachelor of Science Degree preferred

• Available for some after hours, weekend and/or holiday work

Required Skills:

• Familiarity with common UNIX commands

• Familiarity with UNIX shell such as BASH(preferred) or tcsh.

• z/OS skills - SMP/E, TSO/ISPF experience

Desired Skills:

• Python programming experience

• PHP programming experience

• Perl programming experience


Rocket Software Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Rocket Software Inc. is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Rocket is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call: 781-577-4321 or send an email to We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

Thousands of companies around the world depend on Rocket to solve their most challenging business problems by helping them run their critical infrastructure, business processes, and data, as well as extending the value of these assets to take advantage of cloud and mobile computing, advanced analytics, and other future innovations. From the clothes we wear to the cars we drive, Rocket solutions power the back-end systems that thousands of brands interact with every day. At Rocket, software has always been about people—not just ones and zeroes. We’re people solving problems for other people, and we strive to treat our customers, partners, and fellow Rocketeers with humanity. Founded in 1990, Rocket Software is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts with 31 offices around the world.