Most technical consultants are hired for projects requiring significant knowledge in a particular technical area.They are usually hired through a consulting or staffing firm.
Need to be customer service oriented and detail oriented.
Excellent communication skills, listening skills and a flexibility to adapt to changing situations at work are necessary.
Must be good team players.
A bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering.
One can even hold higher degrees like doctorate as well.
Troubleshoot and resolve technical and equipment problems remotely and on-site.
Install, upgrade, maintain and evaluate products and services.
Visit customers and provide hands-on training in their local environment.