What does a 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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Work/Life Balance
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Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience5-7 years

Technical Specialist Salaries

Average Base Pay

€45,845 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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€32K
Median: €46K
€66K
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Technical Specialist Career Path

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Technical Specialist Insights

Read what Technical Specialist professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
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.”

Islamic Development BankIslamic Development Bank
Senior Specialist
15 Oct 2019

“2. Great place if you don't have any career ambitions and want to live a life of retirement”

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.”

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”

AppleApple
Technical Specialist
18 Mar 2021

“It's rare and not an logical career path for most people.”

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