Client Technical Support

This position is an opportunity to grow a small company into a big company! We are a small team looking for a new member, who can help us grow our reach to different geographic areas and industries.
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Client Technical Support

DR Systems is a consulting and software development company that specializes in natural resources and the forest industry. We build off the shelf and custom software for use by the forest industry, First Nations, and land managers.  We are poised for growth and are looking for people with a desire to contribute to a growing a company and have a direct impact on the company’s results.

We are looking for a Client Technical Support person to become the expert on mapping and government submissions for our software application, Phoenix Connect.  This product is used by a variety of clients  (e.g. government, consultants, forest companies, landowners, etc.) to manage all of planning and activities for both forest lands and roads.  We are looking for someone with experience with GIS, forestry government reporting and is a strong proponent of providing  excellent support experience to users, understanding that support  is critical to the success of the software.    This role is a mix of technical expertise that will drive the future development of the application and working with clients from implementation to full operational use.

This job is for you if you are interested in:

    • Working with Forest Data Management Software and knowledge of other related applications used in the industry.
    • GIS and BC MoF ESF submissions (FTA and RESULTS).
    • Developing a thorough understanding of the company’s software product and services and the markets we serve.
    • Working with clients to ensure they have best experience possible with technology/software by helping them use the software efficiently/effectively.
    • Sharing your expertise on workflows, best practices with clients with a focus on government reporting.
    • Client relationship development – helping us build a bigger profile in the industry
    • Product improvement – preparing test cases and testing the application to ensure it meets all requirements before being released to clients.
    • Customer Support – provide support to answer client questions and help them to use Phoenix Connect efficiently.

Desired Attributes & Experience:

    • 5+ years of operational experience in the software industry in client support and QA
    • Experience with the forest industry would be nice to have
    • Bachelor degree or Tech diploma in Forestry, GIS or Software Development
    • Successful experience in a teamwork environment but ability to work with limited direction – you have lots of initiative.
    • Experience using technology in the forest industry and are keen to learn to learn new applications.
    • Willingness to learn about software development
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong presentation skills

This position will suit someone who is a highly motivated self-starter and is passionate about using technology for sustainable resource management.  This is an expanding position with room to grow and make it your own.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Heidi Walsh, Director of Operations at hwalsh@drsystemsinc.com.