Verint Systems, Inc. Specialist, Product Support in Alpharetta, Georgia
Specialist, Product Support
Job ID 13327
Overview of Job Function :
The Customer Support Organization provides Verint’s installed customer base with post-implementation technical support services for the full line of Verint CES software offerings.
The Product Support Specialist role analyzes and evaluates technical problems and/or functionality questions within the software based on the application, data source or integration with external applications. The role determines the best course of action to resolve the problem or inquiry.
Principal Duties and Essential Responsibilities :
Assist customers with assigned technical support issues that are reported via telephone, web and email.
Provide accurate analysis, troubleshooting and testing of technical issues.
Ensure the highest level of communication with the customer to meet Verint’s contractual Service level Agreement (SLA) by providing regular updates with respect to progress of each incident, and quickly providing high quality, complete, and timely solutions in a professional manner while demonstrating the highest level of customer service.
Facilitate resolutions with Verint’s customer contacts and with other members of the Verint organization (sales, services, product house, etc.) as necessary in the course of problem resolution. Technical guidance may be provided by a Senior Product Support Engineer and/or Technical Lead.
Follow and maintain all standards for tracking and documenting issues throughout the lifecycle of a support case.
Meet or exceed customer satisfaction objectives.
Demonstrate a complete understanding of the features and functions of assigned products.
Develop and maintain product knowledge relevant to product offerings, current support policies and methods of support delivery in order to quickly provide technically accurate and complete resolutions.
Deliver internal training on their area of expertise to other members of the team, as necessary.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Minimum Requirements :
3+ years of customer support experience in troubleshooting and resolving issues in an application support role
Experience with operating systems, desktop domains (active directory) and Windows security
Knowledge of a Database Technology either Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle and ability to interpret schemas and/or author queries and stored procedures
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Experience in documenting customer issues with ability to tailor the explanation of technical concepts to the audience
Experience in effectively dealing with customer service issues and handling customer conflict
Familiarity with debugging tools/techniques
Ability to work a flexible schedule in the interest of customer satisfaction; may be required to participate in on-call rotations consistent with Support’s on-call practice
Successful completion of the background check process, including but not limited to employment, education, criminal convictions, OFAC, SS Verification and credit, where available and in accordance with federal and local regulations
Customers may request that additional checks be conducted on Verint employees. Verint reserves the right, consistent with applicable law, to require employees in certain positions to undergo background checks periodically or as needed based on our customer’s requirements.
Preferred Requirements :
Bachelor’s degree in a technology discipline or related field
Experience of UNIX (Linux, Ubuntu, RedHat, Centos)
Clear understanding of enterprise applications
Experience of working with JAVA Applications
Experience of JasperSoft, or alternative reporting tools – Jreports, Crystal Reports
Experience of WebLogic, or alternative application servers – JBoss, Websphere
Experience of virtualization – VMWare vSphere, Citrix
Experience of programming and debugging
Some understanding of Verint Applications products
Familiarity with use of troubleshooting and diagnostic tools such as Wireshark, NetMon, PerfMon, WinDBG, etc.
Understanding of networking and protocols (TCP/IP, SMTP, etc.)
Ability to author technical articles to document found solution
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