Technical Support Engineer - German speaking



IT, Customer Service
Dublin, Ireland
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2024

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Customer Success

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  • Salesforce is hiring expert and passionate people to join our fast-growing Technical Support Team in Dublin. You’ll be the first to react when a customer needs immediate technical assistance, wrapping our customers in a cloak of friendliness while you put out their fires with a flood of technical expertise.

    The perfect candidate will be enthusiastic about technology and an outstanding and friendly communicator (written and verbal), they will be proactive about investigating intricate or technical concepts and helping others do the same. They have a natural curiosity and enjoy solving puzzles, and are real great teammates who thrive in a collaborative environment.

    A proficiency in German in addition to English

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Own the complete end-to-end customer support experience.
    • Provide prompt, detailed analysis of technical challenges and business issues.
    • Provide customer happiness and deliver great experience.
    • Solve technical issues and Integrations, with Apex/VF/Lightning Web Components and Standard Salesforce Functionalities
    • Take ownership of customer issues through to resolution - including troubleshooting, internal communication and providing mentorship on recommended standard methodologies
    • Build and maintain Knowledge Base Articles both for internal and external audiences.
    • Open and continuous collaboration with your team to increase team spirit and team efficiency.

    Required Skills/Experience:

    • Customer-focused or previous customer-facing experience.
    • Ability to effectively prioritize, multi-task, and perform well under pressure
    • Knows how/when to escalate customer issues as required
    • Programming abilities or abilities to read code in one or more of the following languages: Java, PHP, Python, Ruby,.NET, JavaScript, and Perl.
    • Knowledge of Internet development technologies (HTML, Javascript, XML, API, etc.) is required.
    • Understanding of database concepts and SQL
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Comfortable interacting with other departments and management - Ability to work with different internal teams (other departments managements)
    • Ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and effectively
    • Fluent in German in addition to English

    Desired Skills/Experience:

    • Relevant experience working in Technical Support
    • Previous experience with Salesforce and its technologies
    • Any official Salesforce Certification
    • Familiarity with Trailhead or a Trailhead Ranger status
    • CRM domain knowledge
    • VisualForce and Apex knowledge
    • Knowledge of multi-tenant, grid, parallel, or distributed computing architectures
    • Experience with Eclipse IDE and ANT
    • Familiarity with Internet technologies: firewalls, web servers, proxy servers etc.
    • Additional Language Proficiency a bonus


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