What does a Senior Technical Specialist do?

Technical specialists work with network analysts to review, diagnose, and treat technical problems related to computer networking operations and work with software and hardware. They evaluate technical programs, develop application designs and web pages, provide customer service for programs and applications, and train customers and staff in best practices, applications, and programs.

Technical specialists troubleshoot technical problems, find ways to increase productivity while reducing expenses and learn about new products and technologies on the market to stay abreast of current offerings. They streamline and manage technical product programs and products through customer service, staff training, and web development and create application designs or develop web pages to simplify business processes and programs. Technical specialists need a bachelor's degree in information technology or related fields.

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Avg. Experience5-7 years

Senior Technical Specialist Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹19,21,025 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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₹9L
Median: ₹19L
₹30L
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Senior Technical Specialist Career Path

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IBMIBM
Senior Technical Specialist
18 Dec 2020

“2) You get to work with some of the best technologies and great technologists in the world.”

Southern California EdisonSouthern California Edison
Supply Chain Senior Specialist
2 Dec 2020

“My manager is super nice and helps me develop skills to continue advancing in my career.”

AsurionAsurion
Tech Specialist
2 Sep 2020

“Voluntary mandatory overtime is automatically added to your schedule regardless if you work 12hr shifts already.”

AppleApple
Technical Specialist
14 Apr 2021

“Pay looks good on paper but not worth it when your mental health is constantly checked.”

Bluegreen VacationsBluegreen Vacations
Senior Specialist, Program Development
10 Sep 2019

“I've enjoyed my time with Bluegreen and appreciate the support from my leaders in helping grow my skills and navigate my career path here.”

AT&TAT&T
Tech Specialist
20 Jul 2021

“Growth and good pay scale”

CitcoCitco
Technical Specialist
28 Feb 2021

“Relaxed and good work life balance”

WarpDrive Tech WorksWarpDrive Tech Works
Technical Specialist
22 Dec 2020

“now whom to blame freshers ?? obviously not fresher neither the employee who do the session because they don't have any teaching experience.”

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