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Who wer are?
Our services at a glance
Since its creation in 1973, DCS makes value on three ranges of complementary services and offer to its numerous and various customers a recognized expertise.
IT and Administrative outsourcing
DCS answers to a various types of companies, whether their size for IT and Administrative services.
Data entry and digitization
From a historical standpoint, DCS is a leader for manual data entry such as vouchers, surveys, statistics (eg. for HUG in Geneva) with high standard of confidentiality. We produce the data entry of HR engagement surveys, scientific or commercial data.
Since 2000 we propose a digitization service to help you setting EDM – Electronic Document Management. DCS works for finance industry, larges companies and handle some projects with million pages to scan. We use OCR if needed to avoid manual data entry even if we can provide OCR correction at the end.
Whether to find people to accomplish outsourcing missions for our own services or for clients in finding the right IT or administrative profile, DCS is recognized as an agency of fixed and temporary. We offer services related to permanent and temporary staffing in our two areas of predilections that are IT and Administration.
DCS was founded more than 40 years ago in 1973 in Geneva by the Gale family. We are at the dawn of computing and many accountant companies need to process documents. We still do not speak the word outsourcing but this is indeed what DCS offers its creation: services enabling its customers to focus solely on their business without having to manage staff management issues for operations without added value. We are talking about data entry (hence the name Data Conversion Service). By 1974 DCS creates an entry operators school to meet the demand for qualified personnel.
In 1975, DCS obtained a service provision contract with CERN (which is always client) to provide IT support (or outsourcing) of the computing center. Again, the goal is to leave CERN management to focus on other tasks; The future of the universe is a stake !
Since its creation, DCS confirms its expertise in outsourcing IT and Administration and these two themes are really the company’s DNA.
To expand its services and provide its customers with quality trained staff, DCS acquires in 1975 a unit dedicated solely to the recruitment (permanent and temporary staffing) in its two areas of predilections: IT and ADM
By 1975 all is there. Then, through the end of the century, DCS can support customers in successive evolutions and revolutions of IT and administrative services (which are invested by IT).
In 1973 DCS main activity is the data entry. The activities are developing very rapidly and in the space of three years the workshop has 30 data entry operators
In 1974 A data entry operator school is created to meet the strong demand in staffing
En 1975, DCS obtient son premier contrat de prestation de services au CERN, concernant l’exploitation 24h/24h de l’ensemble du centre de calcul. Ce sont les prémices de l’infogérance et de la sous-traitance informatique.
In 1976, Starting of the permanent and temporary staffing departement in IT and administrative fields
Between 1978 and 1999, DCS develops its core business service : the outsourcing. In particular the service desk, help desk and administrative support.
In 2000 DCS build a digitization workshop. The data entry is now a complementary service to help clients to manage their documents.
In 2004 DCS signs the first outsourcing contract with the ESO and starts a first Help Desk mission in Germany, then in Chile.
In 2006 DCS launches services in Chile where the company is active in the field of media and IT infrastructure and digitization projects.
Since 2010, DCS continues its local and international development and welcomes new customers to his two favorite markets of South America and Switzerland.
DCS successfully renews ISO 9001 – 2015 To ensure its guests all the necessary transparency and its production process, DCS confirms its commitment with the ISO standard 9001 – 2015.
Data Conversion Service SA is certified ISO 9001 depuis 1999 and in its more recent version (ISO 9001:2015) since 2016.
Nighty percent of the IT staff are certified ITILv3 foundation (or more).