Manager, Technical Support - Fluent Japanese

  • Bellevue, WA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

To get the best candidate experience, please consider applying for a maximum of 3 roles within 12 months to ensure you are not duplicating efforts.JOB CATEGORYCustomer Success GroupJOB DETAILSTechnical Support team never loses sight of the importance of having fun and maintaining a work/life balance. The team nurtures a start up culture that keeps us focused on speed, excellence, and unrivaled Customer Wow , which ultimately fuels our customers success. Together, with our whole Ohana Hawaiian for family made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.ROLE DESCRIPTIONA Manager of Technical Support is responsible for ensuring the success of our Japanese customers effectively managing a team of Support Engineers to cover during Japan's night hours. This position will report to the Senior Director of Japan Technical Support in Singapore.YOUR IMPACTThe successful candidate will be independent, self-motivated, proactive, results-oriented, influential, and be able to define and provide a high level of customer satisfaction through the delivery of world-class technical support services.Manage a team of Support Engineers located in US and Canada regionManage the daily operations of the team members, including schedules, case and phone routing and coverage, out of office coordination, health check delivery, etc.Manage support level and customer satisfaction metrics; ensure the support SLA's are being met and exceeded.Manage a team of highly skilled engineers to handle daily case volume and major customer escalationsIdentify opportunities to improve metrics and team efficiencyHire, develop and evaluate personnel to ensure an efficient business operation.Coordinate with other Customer Support Managers to ensure optimal allocation of resources across overall caseload demand.Manage the communication of new or recurring problems to product management, product development, customer facing employees, and customers.Conduct regular 1:1 meetings and Formal Reviews with team members to monitor progress, to set expectations, and to coach and develop employee skillsReceive and manage customer complaints and escalate to appropriate personnel ensuring successful and timely resolutionIdentify and implement changes to methods, processes, systems, and technologies to improve operational metrics.Inspire continuous improvement in support delivery according to business objectives.Bridge knowledge and process gaps with teamsMinimize escalations via early warning processesEnsure team has access to development tools, methodologies, resources neededCollaborate closely with peer managers as part of a global team to ensure regional goals are metMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSBachelor s degree in Computer Science or Business Management with technical focus5 years experience working in critical support operations4 years in support management or support operations lead position, ideally managing technical support resourcesWritten and verbal communication skills in both English and JAPANESEPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSKnowledge of development methodologies, development life-cycles, and use of development tools in a support capacityExperience with support tools and phone systemsAbility to understand and escalate issues efficiently and appropriatelyDemonstrated strong work ethic and advanced organizational skillsAbility to develop and deliver creative business solutions for complex problemsAbility to effectively work with tight schedules and fast paced environmentAbility to attract, hire and retain high-performing support professionalsABOUT SALESFORCEFounded in 1999, Salesforce is the global leader in Customer Relationship Management (CRM). 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