Technical Support Engineer
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Job CategoryCustomer Success
We’re Salesforce, the Customer Company, inspiring the future of business with AI+ Data +CRM. Leading with our core values, we help companies across every industry blaze new trails and connect with customers in a whole new way. And, we empower you to be a Trailblazer, too — driving your performance and career growth, charting new paths, and improving the state of the world. If you believe in business as the greatest platform for change and in companies doing well and doing good – you’ve come to the right place.
Technical Support Engineer - Salesforce
We’re Salesforce, the Customer Company, inspiring the future of business with AI+ Data +CRM. Leading with our core values, we help companies across every industry blaze new trails and connect with customers in a whole new way. And, we empower you to be a Trailblazer, too — driving your performance and career growth, charting new paths, and improving the state of the world. If you believe in business as the greatest platform for change and in companies doing well and doing good– you’ve come to the right place.
Overview of the role:
We are looking for an ambitious teammate to join our support team! This position is for individuals who are highly motivated, self-directed, and have a desire to work on the #1 cloud-based platform. Learning opportunities are limitless. Our Support Engineer profile is one of the best opportunities to master Salesforce Platform and achieve your career goals. You must possess excellent analytical and communication skills, and have the passion to deliver outstanding support. The Global Support work environment is highly client-focused and fast paced, operating globally to provide 24/7/365 technical support
In your role as a Premier Support Engineer, you are the first point of contact for customers experiencing technical challenges. And while our focus is always on the customer, we also have fun as a team, and continuously give back to our community through the generous Salesforce Volunteer Time Off (VTO).
The complete end-to-end customer experience;
Oversee and run the resolution of critical technical issues, ensuring prompt and complete problem-solving to technical challenges and business issues;
Demonstrate the ability to research, document, and prioritize customer issues, leveraging internal tools and escalation teams as necessary, as well as prioritizing and managing time effectively in a fast-paced environment;
Raise issues to Product Engineering as needed
Be a trusted advisor to our customers on issues related to Tableau products and experience in a way that results in high customer satisfaction;
Develop and maintain technical expertise in assigned areas of product functionality and utilize that expertise effectively to help customers;
Provide feature explanation and Sales/Service Cloud standard methodologies;
Provide peer mentorship to team members through a Swarming framework;
Create knowledge base materials dedicated towards operational efficiency, while also empowering and enabling the greater support community.
Degree or equivalent relevant experience required. Experience will be evaluated based on the core competencies for the role (e.g. extracurricular leadership roles, military experience, volunteer roles, work experience, etc.)
2+ years work experience in Engineering, Programming, or Technical Support
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience supporting and solving one or more Customer Relationship Management Solution (such as Oracle, Salesforce, SAP, Siebel or similar)
Problem Solver with technical capability and solving skills
Ability to optimally prioritize and advance customer issues, as the need arises
Ability to multi-task and perform optimally under pressure
In-depth understanding of Internet technologies: firewalls, web servers, web proxy servers, etc.
Understanding of database concepts and data management (RDBMS) and SQL
understanding of Object-Oriented design and core programming concepts
Knowledge of XML, preferably experience using server-to-server web services (SOAP / REST)
Understanding of integration technologies: Computer Telephony Integration, Data Cleanse/De-Duplication; Data Replication, Transactional data to and from Salesforce objects.
Salesforce Certifications- Advanced Admin, App Builder, Platform Developer
CRM domain knowledge
Previous experience with Salesforce.com CRM and its technologies
Salesforce Experience in the following is highly preferred:
NOTE: By applying to the Technical Support Engineer posting, recruiters and hiring managers across the organization hiring Technical Architects will review your resume. Our goal is for you to apply once and have your resume reviewed by multiple hiring teams.
BENEFITS & PERKS
Comprehensive benefits package including well-being reimbursement, generous parental leave, adoption assistance, fertility benefits, and more!
World-class enablement and on-demand training with Trailhead.com
Exposure to executive thought leaders and regular 1:1 coaching with leadership
Volunteer opportunities and participation in our 1:1:1 model for giving back to the community
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