Senior Associate Technical Support Engineer

Warsaw, Poland

JOB PURPOSE:

The Senior Associate Technical Support Engineer has a growth mindset with a passion for learning, and demonstrates an intellectual curiosity. If you have technical core skills, are analytical with an attention to detail and a customer-first mentality, have the desire to take the initiative to own and resolve customer issues, and an interest in working in a dynamic, high growth, learning environment, this role is for you.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Provide well-thought out and reliable direction, both in technical and non-technical terms, to help customers integrate, deploy and maintain the Okta service.
  • With mentor support take end-to-end ownership of customer issues, including initial troubleshooting, identification of root cause and issue resolution.
  • Meet or exceed customer expectations on response quality, timeliness of responses and overall customer experience.
  • Serve as internal and external point of contact on customer issues and ensure they are resolved as expediently as possible.
  • Collect information and document bugs with Engineering for product issues that are impacting customers.
  • Provide feedback to the training and documentation organisation so that common or emerging issues can be addressed before they become serious or widespread.
  • Create process or troubleshooting documentation in the support knowledge base.
  • Deliver against customer experience and efficiency targets and drive for the delivery of “Best in Class” customer support.
  • Push creative thinking beyond the boundaries of existing industry standard practices to come up with process improvements and new ways to delight customers.

 QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS/MS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems
  • Experience in customer support, technical support, system administration or related customer facing role. 
  • Skilled in core Microsoft product stack, including Windows Server, Windows Workstation, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Group Policies, DMZ, Load balancers and IIS. 
  • Cross-platform OS knowledge [Linux, Mac OS X, Windows] 
  • Exposure to troubleshooting network problems 
  • Understanding of Linux OS and Windows Server administration.
  • Exposure/understanding on how to maintain, manage, administer access, control and perform upgrades of the server infrastructure supporting all business and infrastructure hosts
  • Basic understanding of system modifications to accommodate hardware and OS version upgrade. 
  • Real passion for solving customer issues and advocating for their success, in a fast paced, highly technical environment. 
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly and an ongoing passion for personal development. 
  • Excellent relationship management, customer service and communication skills in a variety of forms (written, live chat, conference calls).
  • Ability to work as a part of a team and contribute to its ongoing success. Strong analytical and organisational abilities. 
  • Salesforce or a similar CRM ticketing system 

 STRONGLY DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Experience supporting SaaS/Cloud applications such as Office 365, Google Apps, Salesforce, Workday, NetSuite, Box, etc. 
  • Experience supporting n-tier web applications. Basic understanding of REST APIs. MCSE with concentration in Active Directory 2008 R2 or higher 
  • Understanding of infrastructure administration SSH and RDP and automation 
  • Basic knowledge of PKI 
  • Experience supporting LDAP, SSO, SAML, or WS Federation, would be a plus

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