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Sep 14, 2023 9:00:00 AM | FieldFlex How Technical Coordinators Improve Deployment Quality

Discover how Technical Coordinators enhance deployment quality, reducing errors and downtime. Uncover key strategies for smoother transitions.

In today's rapidly evolving IT landscape, customer satisfaction is the cornerstone of any successful business. The effectiveness of your deployments is critical, and the role of technical coordinators cannot be overstated. 

With the right technical coordinator, your operations can function smoothly, and customer satisfaction can remain consistently high. This article aims to shed light on the critical role of technical coordinators and how they enhance the quality and efficiency of IT deployments.

The Role of Technical Coordinators

Often likened to project managers, technical coordinators play a pivotal role in overseeing and streamlining IT projects. Their broad responsibilities include initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, and controlling the deployment process. 

In essence, they own the IT coordination process and ensure that your IT deployments are efficiently managed from start to finish, reducing the margin for error and maximizing the overall quality of service delivery.

One of the critical tasks of technical coordinators is to liaise between the project team and the clients, ensuring that all stakeholders are on the same page. Particularly in large-scale IT projects, this constant communication minimizes misunderstandings, manages expectations, and ensures timely and efficient delivery of services. 

Providing clear, concise communication and quick problem-solving ensures that your techs are where they should be and projects are delivered on schedule.


How Technical Coordinators Ensure Quality

Now that you know the role technical coordinators play, how do they ensure quality throughout the entire IT coordination effort?

Technical coordinators ensure the quality of IT deployments by meticulously adhering to and enforcing all processes, making sure that all activities align with the deployment design.

They orchestrate the efforts of technicians, ensuring these skilled individuals have the necessary tools and domain knowledge to deliver top-notch services that meet clients' expectations. 

This involves technical skills and soft skills such as effective communication, time management, and problem-solving capabilities. Cultivating a team of well-rounded professionals is a challenging task. Still, it is necessary to enhance the overall competency of your tech teams, thereby raising the bar on your organization's service quality.

Beyond overseeing technicians' work, technical coordinators form a crucial communication bridge between clients and the deployment team. They engage with clients to deeply understand their needs, aligning the deployment strategy to meet these requirements precisely. This two-way communication channel fosters a strong rapport with clients and ensures that the deployment results meet or exceed client expectations.

Risk management forms an integral part of the role of a technical coordinator. They employ systematic methods to identify, assess, and prioritize risks potentially impacting the project. These risks could range from unforeseen technical glitches to resource availability or even changes in client requirements. Once identified, they develop and execute mitigation strategies or escalate them as needed to prevent delays, cost overruns, or any compromise on quality.

The role of a technical coordinator also involves an element of continuous improvement. They regularly collect and analyze performance data from various stages of the deployment. This valuable insight allows them to identify trends, isolate problem areas, and pinpoint opportunities for improvement. 

The constant drive for betterment means that the quality and efficiency of their IT coordination efforts are not static but progressively improving.


In a digital era where a mismanaged or postponed deployment can inflict significant financial losses and tarnish your organization's reputation, the value of a skilled technical coordinator cannot be overstated. Their profound expertise introduces a critical distinction, separating successful IT coordination endeavors from unsuccessful ones.

So, if you're seeking to improve the quality and efficiency of your IT deployments, consider engaging a technical coordinator from Kinettix. With our expertise and commitment to excellence, we can help you achieve your goals and take your IT deployments to new heights. Contact Kinettix today to learn how we can support your IT coordination needs.

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Lisa Cook

Written By: Lisa Cook

With more than 30 years in the technology field, Lisa has deep experience overseeing the design, analysis, implementation, deployment and support of varying sizes and complexities of technology initiatives across a broad range of industries. Her experience has allowed her to provide all aspects of technology deployment support to national and global clients such as Walgreens, Ulta Beauty, Office Max, Walmart, Blockbuster, American Eagle, Chrysler, Simon Property Group, and CBL & Associates. As the founder of OPL Technologies, Lisa is an integral part of the Kinettix Team due to her expertise in designing and managing complex multi-site technology deployments. She is the author of the recently released book “Designing Retail Success: A Blueprint for Designing Retail Technology Deployments.”