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Technical Training Specialist in Ghent, Belgium at Esko

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: ESK003103

About Us

Esko is the worldwide market leader with software for packaging buyers, designers and manufacturers and hardware products for the packaging, label, sign and display industries. With Headquarters in Gent - Belgium, Esko employs around 1,500 people worldwide. Its global sales and support organization covers Europe, the Americas, Asia/Pacific and Japan.In our factory we produce high-quality cutting tables, which offer an all-round cuttion solution for any application: from sign making, display production, sample making and short to medion rum corrugated production.


Main Role / Job Objective:         

As a Technical Training Specialist – EMEA/APAC you will design, create training materials, and deliver trainings for online and face to face learning modules, for a team of Brand Owner Solution Architects in association with the  EMEA/APAC counterpart, to maximize the potential of our Solution Architects & Partner resources and bring new joiners to fulfil capabilities faster.

Main responsibilities and key activities: 
  • Team training and development
  • Analyze current training methodologies, design/enhance and develop comprehensive training material and courses for the onboarding and continual development of Brand Owner Solution Architects & Partners resources.
  • Deliver training using a variety of instructional techniques.
  • Train to develop our Solution Architect’s individual skills, competence and potential for solution deployment, in-line with the skill matrix.
  • Monitor and evaluate deployment teams in the field to ensure workshops and solutions are effectively delivered and adapt future trainings striving for improvements.
  • Act as a mentor/senior lead as required on projects to guide new and junior associates and partner resources.
  • Able to work and coordinate training material/ courses with an EMEA/APAC counterpart.
  • Assist to develop a training academy/ environment in which the Brands solution teams can learn, develop and deploy consistently to high standards.
  • Ability to travel nationally, regionally and internationally ranging from 30 - 50% of the time.
  • Communicate regularly with your team including the manager, Deployment Directors & Deployment Managers, Solution Architects Deployment teams, Product Management and R&D teams, Aftercare Support team, Sub-Contracting Partners.
  • Keep up to date personal knowledge by attending relevant courses, self-study, and in-depth preparation.

Job Requirements


Qualifications and professional knowledge:

  • Proven ability to work in multi-functional teams, networking effectively with others to achieve desired goals.
  • Bachelor or Master degree (or equivalent professional qualification)
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken. Additional languages preferred.
  • 5+ years’ experience (or equivalent) in areas such as, but not limited to:
  • Business process or asset management technology solution architecture, ideally in a marketing or packaging domain.
  • Providing software and/or services to consumer goods, pharmaceutical or retail customers.
  • Software user training (e.g. workflow building, system configuration, system admin, developing key users up to a professional/expert level).
  • Experience in Esko software (WebCenter, MediaBeacon, Automation Engine) along with experience in Packaging and BLUE software is considered a plus.
  • Other technical services domains (e.g. application engineering, enterprise level software installation).

Soft Skills desired:  
  • Customer-oriented: excellent listener and understand the customers’ needs. 
  • Passion for imparting one's knowledge and skills.
  • Ability to troubleshoot.
  • Possess a sense of urgency & hands-on mentality.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and ability to present in a public setting.
  • You are flexible towards opening hours, standby, regular customer visits.
  • Experience in people management.
  • Recognize and celebrate successes.
  • Set a good example of behaviors to others.
  • Take decisions, support decisions taken, and you take responsibility.
  • Show sensitivity to individual’s different needs and values.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.